September 1984

Annual Desert Living Issue
33Morningside Country Club: A Spectacular Addition To Rancho Mirage
81Watt Industries: Exciting Desert Living Environments/ By Dolly Maw
110Publisher's Letter: Our Largest Issue To Date/ By Milton W. Jones
115The Way We Play(ed): Everything Old Is New Again/ By Sharon Apfelbaum
125The Celebs: Through The Eye Of Bernard Of Hollywood/ By Thomas Whittingslow & Bruno Bernard
129Palm Springs: A Group Meeting Paradise: Plus A Palm Canyon Drive Merchant Map
169Shopping: The West's Best List, From A To Z
211Shopping Palm Desert: It's Delightful It's Delovely!
217Fall Fashion 1984: New Wave Wow/ By Judy Gilmartin
233The Vintage Club: A Desert Inspired Dreamplace/ By Allison Hartford
241Desert Resort Communities: A Facilities Guide
273Desert Horizons Country Club: Indian Wells Deluxe Address
281Sports & Recreation: Not Even Ice Skating Is Excluded From Desert Doings/ By Margo Fox & Al Bine
286Sightseeing: Some Nice Things You May Have Missed/ By Frederick Heider
291Major Events: The Desert's World Famous Spectator Sports/ By Jill Borak
297Arts & Culture: The La Philharmonic Tops A Sophisticated Schedule/ By Sharon Apfelbaum
304Gallery Scene: Sublime Desert Showings
306Art: Zantman Art Galleries: Duane Alt & Bernard Wynne
308Art: Barbara Feldman: In Art And In Person/ By Constance Walsh
310Art: Steven De Christopher: Personal & Good Taste In Home Decor/ By Morgan Davis
312Art: Simic Galleries: Garin Fetherolf & A Kaleidoscope Of Artists
313Santa Rosa Cove: Why Would Anyone Want To Leave?/ By Morgan Davis
321Another Palm Springs: The Indian Canyons/ By Patricia Curry
326Cactus: More Than 15 Native Species Bloom/ By Jim Cornett
331Desert Animals: Survival Of The Smartest/ By Jill Borak
337Mission Ranch: Saddle & Racquet Lifestyles/ By E Randolph Morm
345Palm Springs Life's Guide: The Desert's Handy Handbook/ By Jill Borak
401The Lakes Country Club: Shimmering Streams And Ultimate Grandeur
409Beverly Hills & The Westside: A Compendium Of Chic
433Desert Falls Country Club: Good Value Makes A Lot Of Sense
442Travel: Special Places: Hawaiian Oases/ By Paul Lasley
448Travel: Grand Hotels: The Crown Jewels/ By Paul Lasley & Elizabeth Harryman
463Vive Le Vin!: An Evening With French Food & Wine/ By Stan Jones
467Advertisers' Index
469Shopper's Bazaar

ABOUT THE COVER: Patricia Blakeley Curry relaxes under the sun in an Elisabeth Stewart maillot swimsuit Splashed with color the suit is from Bea Dyke Rancho Mirage as is the vibrant hat. Sunglasses courtesy of Bullocks Wilshire Palm Springs Special thanks to the Tennis Club of Palm Springs for their on location assistance Cover photography by Joseph Pronobis

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