July 1965 ABOUT THE COVER: The pleasure of summer time in the Palm Springs area is expressed by Carole Sackley as she relaxes in the pool at the Tamarisk Country Club home of Mr. and Mrs. Alex T. Spare. Carole is the wife of Stan Alan Sackley, of the architectural firm of Sackely and Light (Palm Springs and Los Angeles), who designed the home.Photography by George Lindblade.
November 1960 ABOUT THE COVER: The new Palm Springs Spa, one of the desert's most beautiful buildings, is also a most lucrative source of lease revenue for its owners, the Agua Caliente Band of Mission Indians. Artist Earl Cordrey gives it the humorous touch.
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