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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: Have you heard the Latest Garden News?

Page: 9

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Have you heard the Latest Garden News?

You may be using antibiotics in your home garden soon. A streptomycin-- terramycin mixture will be marketed in home-size packages for the first time next year.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: More bathroom in the same space

Pages: 10, 11, 156

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More bathroom in the same space

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: Harmonious room--from odds and ends

Pages: 18, 21

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Harmonious room--from odds and ends

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: HERE'S YOUR Decorating preview

Page: 22

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HERE'S YOUR Decorating preview

A corner sectional now boasts two sleeping units, both of which can be used at the same time! The end sections easily pivot away from the corner section to stand together as a double bed. You can put a table and lamp behind the stationary corner section where they won't need to be moved when you're making beds for overnight guests.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: They're catching up with the common cold!

Pages: 24, 27, 28, 238

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They're catching up with the common cold!

This week some 24 million Americans have colds. That's more than twice the number that will suffer heart disease all year. But, science has learned more about heart disease in the last 10 years than it has learned about the cold in the last 30.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: Take care of your thermostat

Pages: 32, 35

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Take care of your thermostat

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: HOW-TO for the handyman

Pages: 36, 38, 40

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HOW-TO for the handyman

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: We visited an Indian village

Page: 42

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We visited an Indian village

We were making the Olympic Peninsula loop tour, on U. S. 101, in the northwest corner of the state of Washington, when we decided to leave the beaten path and turned off on State 9B, an unpaved road, to the Pacific Ocean 13 miles away.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: It's NEWS to me!

Pages: 53, 54

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It's NEWS to me!

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: THE FAMILY ROOM

Pages: 57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63, 158, 159, 160, 161, 162, 163, 165, 166, 168, 169

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THE FAMILY ROOM

Living is ninny activities: working, playing, eating, talking, reading. A few years ago, the stylish house offered as many rooms as there were activities. While house size shrunk, activities expanded. And the small, postwar house sent the family in all directions but home for their activities.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: The Pacific Coast

Pages: 64, 65, 180, 181, 182, 184, 185, 201

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The Pacific Coast

The place is high on a lonesome mountain leaning above the sea near Monterey. Here, the wind moans in from the Pacific, day after day, until the grasses of the folded meadows and the occasional trees list permanently away from the salt spray and the chill that the wind brings, even on a summer night. An inn and a set of cabins, indifferently lighted, clutch the mountain's shoulder; but the only welcome to a late traveler on the black and twisting highway is provided by a dog who protests from the dark at the sound of an automobile engine or footsteps on the inn's wide porch.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: Winter driving secrets

Pages: 66, 67, 226, 227, 229, 230, 231

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Winter driving secrets

In snowstorms and ice, there are always a few drivers who seem to "get through" while others skid and stall. Why do salesmen usually get through? And news trucks, highway police, and "food drivers"?

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: Plants for indoors...

Pages: 68, 69, 70, 75

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Plants for indoors...

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: HOUSE PLANTS

Pages: 71, 72, 73, 74

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HOUSE PLANTS

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: Good to look at, easy to live in

Pages: 76, 77, 170

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Good to look at, easy to live in

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: What a difference decorating makes

Pages: 78, 79, 80, 81

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What a difference decorating makes

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: Go fancy with coffee

Pages: 92, 93, 120, 123

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Go fancy with coffee

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: Money for your recipes

Page: 96

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Money for your recipes

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: Melt-in-your-mouth three good ways pastry...

Pages: 114, 115, 116, 128, 210

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Melt-in-your-mouth three good ways pastry...

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: Batter rolls--jiffy quick

Page: 118

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Batter rolls--jiffy quick

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: Stuffings for the holiday bird

Pages: 126, 127, 128

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Stuffings for the holiday bird

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: IT'S NEWS TO ME! Toys to put big smiles on little faces

Pages: 133, 140, 141, 143, 145, 147

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IT'S NEWS TO ME! Toys to put big smiles on little faces

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: Seven ways to treat a fireplace

Pages: 148, 153, 179

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Seven ways to treat a fireplace

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: Who's afraid of small rooms?

Pages: 172, 173

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Who's afraid of small rooms?

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: On the road to BETTER HEALTH

Pages: 176, 239

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On the road to BETTER HEALTH

Cerebral palsy. One of the most promising new developments for cerebral palsy is an operation to remove tumorlike masses of blood vessels from the brain. Of the first 22 children who underwent the surgery-- they ranged from 2 to 13 years of age-- 20 have shown progress. In some, it has been remarkable progress, Dr. Samuel Rosner of Bronx, New York, reported recently to the New York State Medical Society.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: When you shop for a kitten

Pages: 186, 187, 247

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When you shop for a kitten

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: Is your garden ready for winter?

Page: 189

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Is your garden ready for winter?

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: Answers to your questions on Rug cleaning

Pages: 192, 193

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Answers to your questions on Rug cleaning

Q. How of ten should carpets be cleaned for longest wear? A. Daily quick pickups with a carpet sweeper or vacuum, careful vacuuming once or twice a week, thorough cleaning once a year by a professional rug cleaner (depending on the amount of soil).

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: Safety primer for parents

Pages: 194, 196, 197, 198, 199

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Safety primer for parents

Today's nationwide effort to save children's lives is supremely for parents, because every other agency working on the problem is doing about all it can.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: YOU and the passing of time

Page: 199

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YOU and the passing of time

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: For happier shopping with your children

Pages: 204, 205, 208, 209, 210

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For happier shopping with your children

Cast: 6-year-old Marjorie, her mother, and a salesclcrk. Location: The children's department at Jones and Smith department store.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: Design your own gifts

Pages: 224, 240

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Design your own gifts

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: Now's the time to...

Pages: 234, 235, 246

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Now's the time to...

Inspect evergreens and shrubs for the two-inch long, brown bagworm cases. Pull these from the plants and burn them to prevent worms from stripping plants next season.... Finish raking lawn to prevent wet, matted leaves from smothering grass. ...Cut stalks from any perennials that have turned brown. Dead tops may be spread in border for a mulch....

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: The diary of a Plain dirt gardener

Pages: 236, 237

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The diary of a Plain dirt gardener

Nov. 1 What a day! At dawning, as I looked out, the ground was covered with snow again-- wet and soggy, so it melted by noon.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: It'll pay you

Page: 238

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It'll pay you

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: Midmorning snack

Page: 240

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Midmorning snack

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: It's so easy

Page: 243

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It's so easy

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1955 Magazine Article: Personal help

Pages: 245, 259

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Personal help

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 November 1955 Magazine Article: THE MAN NEXT DOOR

Page: 260

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THE MAN NEXT DOOR

You think maybe your small son is abnormal or "maladjusted" or some such? Look into his pockets-- if he has fewer than 20 assorted articles in them, you may be right.

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