September 1985

Annual Desert Living Issue
63Pga West: A World Of Golf Comes To La Quinta
92Publisher's Note: Twenty Years Of The Good Life / By Milton W. Jones
95Palm Springs Convention & Visitors Bureau: A Group Meeting Paradise
137Watering Holes: Plunge Into Palm Springs' Pleasure Pools / By W.h. Bowart
147Palm Springs We Love You: A Collection Of Quotable Notables Speak / By W.h. Bowart
153Shopping: The West's Best List From A To Z
154Palm Canyon Drive Map: A Handy Reference To Upscale, Downtown Palm Springs
196Palm Desert Shopping: Three Lovely Districts From Which To Choose
197El Paseo Map: A Quick Study Of The Area's Top Establishments
199Wardrobe: The Best Of Everything
207Desert Resort Communities Convention & Visitors Bureau: A Facilities Guide To The Valley's Finest Places
239Gallery Scene: Fine Art On The Desert (continued Page 243)
240Arts & Culture: The Desert Scene Is Lively / By Lynn Burns Smith
244Art: Steven De Christopher: Joy Caros On Display / By Lynn Burns Smith
246Major Events: Bob Hope Dinah Shore Plus More / By Donna Curran & Jill Borak
250Sightseeing: The Desert Is A Wonderland
258Sports & Recreation: All The World's A Playground / By Jill Borak
264Eldorado Polo: The Sport Of Kings / By Donna Curran
267Palm Oases: Spectacular, Indigenous Canyons Of Palms / By Jim Cornett
271Palm Springs Life's Desert Guide: Where To Go, What To See In The Valley / By Donna Curran
343Desert Celebrities: Exclusive Photographs Of Marilyn Monroe & More / By Bruno Bernard
348Desert Charities: Giving Begins At Home
354Gambling On The Desert: A Hot Time In The Old Town / By Marjorie Warner Macon
359Beverly Hills & The Westside: A Compendium Of Chic
383On Location: Eleven Great Getaways / By Paul Lasley & Elizabeth Harryman
388Halekulani: Hawaii Plantation-style / By Susan Childers
389Cabo San Lucas: Twin Dolphin Paragon Of Baja / By Jan Curran
401Estates & Properties
407Advertisers' Index
409Shoppers Bazaar: A Select Selection Of Goods (continued Page 411)
412Starstruck: Your Exciting Year Ahead / By A. Kalid Rah

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