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Better Homes & Gardens December 1954 Magazine Article: Gifts for the man at home

Pages: 12, 13, 15, 16, 17

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Gifts for the man at home

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Better Homes & Gardens December 1954 Magazine Article: Big ideas for a little room

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Big ideas for a little room

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Better Homes & Gardens December 1954 Magazine Article: DECEMBER GARDEN REMINDERS: Now's the time to...

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

Make list of Christmas gifts such as garden books, pruning tools, and power equipment that you can give gardeners on your Christmas list.

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Better Homes & Gardens December 1954 Magazine Article: There's no unanswered prayer

Pages: 22, 32, 35, 36

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There's no unanswered prayer

"Somebody ought to write a Christmas story and call it When Miracles Don't Happen," a father said. "There must be millions of people like us who can't possibly give a child his heart's desire. What do you do when, instead of a Christmas bonus, there are unexpected medical expenses and night after night your son prays: 'God bless Mommy and Sister and the baby, and please fix it so Pop gets me that two-wheel bike'?"

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Better Homes & Gardens December 1954 Magazine Article: Christmas is giving

Pages: 28, 31

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Christmas is giving

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Better Homes & Gardens December 1954 Magazine Article: 5,000,000 Christmas trees!

Pages: 43, 44, 45, 134, 168, 169, 179

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5,000,000 Christmas trees!

In spite of what Grandpa, thinks he remembers, the Christmas tree occupying an end of your living room this season is thicker, straighter, and generally more beautiful than the trees he used to bring in from the woodlot, those wonderful Christmases long ago.

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Better Homes & Gardens December 1954 Magazine Article: The holiday season is at-home time

Pages: 46, 47

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The holiday season is at-home time

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Better Homes & Gardens December 1954 Magazine Article: At Christmas, traditions live again

Pages: 48, 49, 50, 51, 128, 129, 132, 150, 151, 153, 154, 166, 167

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At Christmas, traditions live again

This beautiful collection of Old World inspired decorations are brought to the altar of our American Christmas.

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Better Homes & Gardens December 1954 Magazine Article: Little details can make a brighter yuletide

Pages: 54, 85, 87

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Little details can make a brighter yuletide

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Better Homes & Gardens December 1954 Magazine Article:

Pages: 56, 57

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"It's mighty pretty"

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Better Homes & Gardens December 1954 Magazine Article: A softer kind of hard sense

Pages: 58, 59, 116

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A softer kind of hard sense

This is a soft, pleasant house-- a careful selection of things accepted and understood. It's built of simple materials put together in known ways and plainly left to show. Strong, straight lines that are honest, yet not cold or technical or rigid in style.

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Better Homes & Gardens December 1954 Magazine Article: How to drive in ice and snow

Pages: 60, 61, 140, 148

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How to drive in ice and snow

Many nonprofessional drivers try to stay out of their cars on all but the finest days, when streets and roads are dry and clear. Yet, millions of men and women drive the year round for their living. They hardly give a second thought to the weather.

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Better Homes & Gardens December 1954 Magazine Article: Merry Christmas tables

Pages: 70, 71

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Merry Christmas tables

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Better Homes & Gardens December 1954 Magazine Article: Look what a budget house can offer!

Pages: 119, 121, 122, 125

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Look what a budget house can offer!

This is a low-cost house-- and yet one to be proud of! Five Star Home No. 2412 has three bedrooms and a relatively large area for family living in a compact 1,028 square feet.

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Better Homes & Gardens December 1954 Magazine Article: Personal help in home building, remodeling, and decorating

Pages: 125, 126

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Personal help in home building, remodeling, and decorating

When you're looking for ways to make your home more comfortable and attractive, look for this seal. It identifies the Better Homes & Gardens Home Planning Center, where you can get personal counsel on your home-planning problems

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Better Homes & Gardens December 1954 Magazine Article: Reinforce it with metal

Pages: 135, 136

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Reinforce it with metal

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Better Homes & Gardens December 1954 Magazine Article: PHILLIPS'

Page: 140

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PHILLIPS'

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Better Homes & Gardens December 1954 Magazine Article: How to make our cover decorations

Pages: 142, 143, 144, 146, 148

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How to make our cover decorations

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Better Homes & Gardens December 1954 Magazine Article: NATIONAL

Page: 156

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NATIONAL

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Better Homes & Gardens December 1954 Magazine Article: Small rooms can have drama, too

Page: 156

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Small rooms can have drama, too

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Better Homes & Gardens December 1954 Magazine Article: The diary of a Plain dirt gardener.

Page: 160

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The diary of a Plain dirt gardener.

Dec. I As this day dawned, I found myself in a bed in a local hospital, where I've been getting; a checkup.

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Better Homes & Gardens December 1954 Magazine Article: Make gift plants last longer

Page: 161

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Make gift plants last longer

Bright gift plants can add a special festive touch to your home. They arrive from the florist's trained, well fed, pampered, and trimmed so you can enjoy them at the peak of perfection.

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Better Homes & Gardens December 1954 Magazine Article: Winter care for young trees

Pages: 163, 164

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Winter care for young trees

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Better Homes & Gardens December 1954 Magazine Article: What's ahead in GARDENING?

Pages: 170, 171

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What's ahead in GARDENING?

Tomorrow's lawns will be better-looking, easier to maintain, more adapatable to sun, shade, moisture, and drouth, thanks to current research.

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Better Homes & Gardens December 1954 Magazine Article: Gift Shopping by Mail

Pages: 172, 173, 174, 175, 176, 177

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Gift Shopping by Mail

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Better Homes & Gardens December 1954 Magazine Article: THE MAN NEXT DOOR

Page: 180

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THE MAN NEXT DOOR

Brought some mistletoe home, and Junior-- the rascal-- slipped a sprig of it into his mother's hair. She couldn't understand why the whole family was so demonstrative, until Junior finally laughed and gave it away. "Junior," she scolded with a reasonable facsimile of severity, "when are you going to grow up?" And I guess she figured that extra-big piece of pie à la mode that she gave him for dinner would help him.

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