September 1987

Annual Desert Living Issue
84Publisher's Note: Palm Springs Life After 30/ By Milton W. Jones
170Lifestyle: Major Events/ By Donna Curran
176Lifestyle: Outdoor Sports & Recreation/ By Jill Borak
180Lifestyle: Sights & Highlights/ By Rob Wengert
186Lifestyle: Arts & Culture/ By Sharon Apfelbaum
200Gallery Scene: Outstanding Art On The Desert
321Palm Springs Life's Desert Guide: Everything Cinder The Sun/ By Donna Curran
436Shoppers Bazaar
Special Sections
89Deane Homes Mission Hills: 40 Years Of Desert Excellence
96Destination: The Desert Empire. A Facilities Guide To The Resorts' Group-meeting Paradise
160Design And The Arts: Steven Dechristopher Sr. & Jr. Interior Design/ By Carol Lea Clark
265Desert Hospital: A Landmark In Health Care/ By Carolyn Patten
289Reflections: Dr. Vincent Forshan Creates A New You/ By Rebecca Suzanne
Special Features
193Fashion: Simply Sensational Couture Fashions/ By Margo Lawrence
203Shopping In Paradise: The Best Of The Desert
206Palm Canyon Drive: Map Of Palm Springs' Majestic Thoroughfare
236Palm Desert Town Center: Two Stories Of Spectacular Shopping
243Fashionable El Paseo: Palm Desert's Chic Shopping Address
275Desert Golf: More Than 60 Courses And Still Counting/ By Al Bine
280Croquet Anyone? Return Of The Genteel Sports/ By Linda J. Barkman
284Where Has All The Glamour Gone? Where It Always Goes Palm Springs/ By Sally Presley
297Beverly Hills & The Westside: Great Shopping, Grand Hotels And Mayor Charlotte Spadaro
409Palm Springs 5-0: A Vip List Of Greats Celebrates Palm Springs' 50th/ By Sheila Grattan
414Travel: Great Trips Of '88/ By Paul Lasley & Elizabeth Harryman
426Travel: The Las Vegas Suite Life/ By Weller Rhodes
430Advertiser's Index

ABOUT THE COVER: Marriott's Desert Springs Resort golf course is one of the newest additions to the green scene. Photograph by Arthur Coleman.


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