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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: Should we run our schools on a 12-month basis?

Pages: 6, 9, 10

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Should we run our schools on a 12-month basis?

A few blocks from where I live stands Washington High School. It cost nearly 2 million dollars to build; it houses nearly 2,000 students. Each day, during the school year, they crowd the sidewalks when school is out.

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: Timely summer pruning pays

Pages: 12, 13, 15

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Timely summer pruning pays

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: What's wrong with this family?

Pages: 16, 17, 187

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What's wrong with this family?

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: First get the space you need--the

Pages: 18, 21

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First get the space you need--the "extras" can always come later

When you build a house on a budget these days, you'll have to make compromises. But you'll be wise if you compromise last on getting the basic space you need for your family.

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: Kitchen cupboard extraordinary

Page: 28

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Kitchen cupboard extraordinary

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article:

Pages: 31, 148, 149, 150, 151, 153, 154, 155, 156, 157, 212, 213

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"I love America but--"

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: Have you heard the Latest Garden News?

Pages: 32, 34

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Have you heard the Latest Garden News?

Streptomycin may prove to be the long-heralded "injection" to cure plant diseases. Dr. John Mitchell, plant hormone specialist at the Beltsville, Maryland, station of the U. S. Department of Agriculture, reports that bean plants treated with streptomycin sulfate failed to develop "halo blight," a bacterial disease.

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: You'll like these new ideas in Summer furniture

Pages: 36, 38

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You'll like these new ideas in Summer furniture

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: Here's a

Pages: 53, 54, 55, 56, 57, 178, 179, 180, 181

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Here's a "We done it" triumph

When it comes to the talk stage of "building a home yourself," you can cut down the daydreamers with a scythe and bring them home by the carload.

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: IDAHO

Pages: 58, 59, 160, 162, 163, 164, 165, 166, 167, 230, 231, 232

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IDAHO

How would you and your family like to travel into the heart of America's never-never land-- where a river flows through a lake, airplanes land on Main Street, people still live in covered wagons, and river fish grow so big they're pulled out by horses? Where can you see such unusual sights? In Idaho, the nation's least-known, but most spectacular state.

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: Color adds sparkle to outdoor furniture

Pages: 60, 61

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Color adds sparkle to outdoor furniture

Now's the season when-- all up and down the block-- lawn and porch furniture is hauled out from storage and set up for its summer premiere. The kids place it under the shade trees for afternoon pop parties; Mother and Dad arrange it to catch the first evening breeze. It's the acme of solid, stretching comfort-- but how does it look?

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: Your outdoor living can be two stories high

Pages: 62, 63, 186

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Your outdoor living can be two stories high

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: Ways to show off June bloom

Pages: 64, 65

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Ways to show off June bloom

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: Pot plants are your answer!

Pages: 66, 67, 233, 234

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Pot plants are your answer!

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: Some mighty fine fences!

Pages: 68, 69, 133, 134

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Some mighty fine fences!

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article:

Pages: 70, 71

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"Good morning" colors for the family bath

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: Three bedrooms, 1,000 square feet!

Pages: 72, 73, 74, 169, 170, 171, 172

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Three bedrooms, 1,000 square feet!

Yes, it's still possible to get something pretty valuable for practically nothing. That "something" is a good floor plan when you build a home. Materials, equipment, and floor space being equal, it costs you no more to build a house with a good floor plan than an obsolete, inefficient cracker box.

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: New-style refrigerators--Look inside

Pages: 84, 85, 142

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New-style refrigerators--Look inside

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: Planned by a husband who knows his way around a kitchen

Page: 94

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Planned by a husband who knows his way around a kitchen

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: June eating at its best--Luscious strawberry shortcake

Pages: 98, 185

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June eating at its best--Luscious strawberry shortcake

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: Keep that true white look

Pages: 116, 117, 118, 119

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Keep that true white look

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: Room for work and play in your basement

Pages: 121, 122

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Room for work and play in your basement

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: Budgetsavers you can build

Pages: 124, 126, 127, 128

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Budgetsavers you can build

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: Something new in an outdoor fireplace

Pages: 136, 138, 139, 140, 141

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Something new in an outdoor fireplace

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: Decorate with lamps you can make

Pages: 144, 145, 147

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Decorate with lamps you can make

You can add character and brightness even to matter- of-fact furnishings with a lamp you make yourself, providing you don't sacrifice good taste for your home creation. If you keep the task simple, it doesn't always require professional skill.

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: All your luggage with room to spare

Pages: 174, 175, 176, 177

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All your luggage with room to spare

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: We go to camp with our kids!

Pages: 182, 183, 199, 200, 201, 202

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We go to camp with our kids!

How did your family spend its vacation last summer? Did Dad go fishing with the boys, and feel guilty for abandoning the family?

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: Custom-made to save space

Page: 191

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Custom-made to save space

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: Decorating ideas that

Pages: 192, 193

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Decorating ideas that "remodel" your home

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: Your pet and mine

Pages: 196, 198

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Your pet and mine

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: Homemakers' question box

Page: 205

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Homemakers' question box

Q What makes a layer of liquid on my cream pies after the meringue has browned?

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: Up-to-date use of space

Page: 206

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Up-to-date use of space

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: Get more beauty from your silver every day

Pages: 208, 209, 210, 211, 222

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Get more beauty from your silver every day

Use it constantly. That's the simple secret to adding mellowness and depth of color to your silver. The more you use it, the more beautiful it becomes. The richness of lovely, antique silver seen in museums today is due to generations of daily use-- proof that it's good sense to use your silver as often as possible. Don't store it away for special occasions. Live with it!

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: Send us your ideas

Page: 213

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Send us your ideas

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: Get the most from your Plant-food dollar

Pages: 216, 218, 219, 220, 221

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Get the most from your Plant-food dollar

If you're looking for plants that grow vigorously and produce blooms, fruits, and vegetables to make you proud-- and what home gardener isn't?-- here's a formula that can make all the difference in your success. It's plant food in water solution!

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: JUNE GARDEN REMINDERS: Now's the time to...

Pages: 224, 225, 226

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JUNE GARDEN REMINDERS: Now's the time to...

Color vacant spots in shaded borders with potted impatiens, fuchias, tuberous begonias. Sunny spots will take geraniums or coleus.

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: The diary of a Plain dirt gardener

Pages: 228, 229

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The diary of a Plain dirt gardener

June 1 Summer is here in earnest. Roses are popping open. Peonies are making a brave show. Iris is still in its prime. Oriental poppies make bright spots.

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: Let's look ahead

Page: 235

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Let's look ahead

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1952 Magazine Article: THE MAN NEXT DOOR

Page: 242

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THE MAN NEXT DOOR

June is one of those "Oh what a wonderful morning!" months. I don't even resent my kids' gathering outside my bathroom door to mock my singing about it.

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