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Better Homes & Gardens January 1960 Magazine Article: All about African-violets!

Pages: 6, 8

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All about African-violets!

The African-violet was discovered in Tanganyika about 70 years ago, which makes it a mere seedling as cultivated plants go. Until the 1930s, the African-violet was a rarity, grown only in conservatories and the greenhouses of a few dedicated gardeners.

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1960 Magazine Article: Come on over-and they do!

Page: 22

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Come on over-and they do!

IF YOU have a teen-ager in your family, you are familiar with the potato chip-and pop-strewn pathway, the amazing clutter the high school set can produce. Working on the theory, "If you can't beat 'em, join 'em," the Wynn family prepared their Evanston, Illinois, home for teen-age fun.

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1960 Magazine Article: Train your dog as the experts do

Pages: 28, 30

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Train your dog as the experts do

EVER see a chicken play baseball? Or a goat who could box, or a piano-playing rabbit? Animals have indeed been trained to do these things, as a result of thousands of scientific experiments in applied animal psychology. Today we have a new set of rules for controlling animal behavior.

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1960 Magazine Article: NEW FACES for old favorites

Pages: 36, 37, 38, 39

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NEW FACES for old favorites

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1960 Magazine Article: What do you want in a house?

Pages: 40, 41, 86

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What do you want in a house?

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1960 Magazine Article: Luxury vacations at bargain prices

Pages: 42, 43, 44, 45, 74, 80, 81, 82

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Luxury vacations at bargain prices

Florida and the Deep South used to be almost empty of tourists in March; now they are staying on in droves through April, and coming back in midsummer. Northern resorts used to close on Labor Day. Now guests stay on for the brilliant fall weather and fall sports-- and come back for winter sports.

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1960 Magazine Article: More space, more color for your bedroom

Pages: 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51

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More space, more color for your bedroom

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1960 Magazine Article: A guide to furniture repairs

Pages: 52, 53

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A guide to furniture repairs

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1960 Magazine Article: They made old furniture look young

Pages: 54, 55

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They made old furniture look young

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1960 Magazine Article: $500 made all these home improvements

Pages: 56, 57, 96, 97, 98

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$500 made all these home improvements

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1960 Magazine Article: How to get plans

Page: 72

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How to get plans

Five Star Home 3001, shown on page 40, is one of a monthly series for which you can buy complete plans with the following features:

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1960 Magazine Article: Home Planning Center

Page: 87

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Home Planning Center

Look for this Better Homes & Gardens "Home Planning Center" seal when you're looking for ideas to help make your home more comfortable and attractive. It identifies leading stores which feature personal counsel on home planning. decorating, and furnishings.

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1960 Magazine Article: REFINISHING--it gets easier and easier

Pages: 89, 90

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REFINISHING--it gets easier and easier

Paint and varnish removers now do a better job on old fur niture finishes, are easier on your hands, and are fire-safe. Applied right, they will soften almost any amount of paint.

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1960 Magazine Article: There's big news in small tables

Pages: 92, 94

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There's big news in small tables

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1960 Magazine Article: Push-button garage doors

Page: 95

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Push-button garage doors

If you own a garage, one of the heaviest objects you move around every day is the garage door. It's a job, especially in the rain and winter cold. You'll be glad to hear this labor is no longer necessary. You can let electricity do the work while you push a button or operate a switch right inside your car.

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1960 Magazine Article: THE MAN NEXT DOOR

Page: 102

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THE MAN NEXT DOOR

"A father is afraid all men want to marry his daughter," Ben Projan said. "A mother is afraid they don't."

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