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Better Homes & Gardens March 1960 Magazine Article: What are gifted children really like? What do they turn out to be?

Pages: 30, 35, 36, 39

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What are gifted children really like? What do they turn out to be?

These answers are full of surprises. More important, they're full of hope. The facts should encourage every parent to develop his child's brain power to the maximum, whatever his 1Q. Here they are:

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1960 Magazine Article: THE SMART WAY TO SELL A HOUSE

Pages: 53, 54, 55, 56

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THE SMART WAY TO SELL A HOUSE

In the average year, two million families sell a house to get a new one. Most of these sellers start badly-- they throw away time and dollars that could have been put to a better next house. What always should be a satisfying step upward becomes, instead, a stumbling and drawn-out business. This doesn't need to happen to you-- and won't-- if you follow these five simple strategies:

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1960 Magazine Article: Perennials for color--year after year

Pages: 58, 59, 60, 61

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Perennials for color--year after year

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1960 Magazine Article: This house plan really works

Pages: 62, 63, 173

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This house plan really works

THIS month's Five Star home is almost a pavilion. Norman Cherner, an industrial designer in South Norwalk, Connecticut, planned it for enjoyment of the summer landscape and New England snows.

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1960 Magazine Article: SOUTHERN ARIZONA

Pages: 64, 65, 146, 149, 150, 151

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SOUTHERN ARIZONA

A Midwestern insurance agent whose fondness for Arizona sends him back again as a visitor each year once passed on to me his two rules of thumb for assuring a pleasant vacation there. The first is this: When you sit down to plan an itinerary, take your Arizona road map in one hand, a sharp pair of scissors in the other, and cut the state horizontally in half; then throw the top part away. The second: Go during the wintertime.

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1960 Magazine Article: That extra touch Figurines with flowers!

Pages: 66, 67, 103

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That extra touch Figurines with flowers!

ROOSTERS CROW, birds fly, small woodland scenes anticipate spring-- when you create a little world of greens and flowers for your figurines to live in. Most everyone possesses at least one, whether it's the cherished offering of a child, the memento of a visit, or a valued heirloom.

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1960 Magazine Article: A new view of WINDOWS

Pages: 68, 69, 70, 71, 178

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A new view of WINDOWS

"WHY," asks Man, "do women hang stuff around it? A window is for looking out and for letting in air." "Because," replies the Woman, "the stuff is pretty! Besides, we can shut out gossips, glare, and cold winter winds by closing the curtains."

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1960 Magazine Article: PERSONALITY--This home has it!

Pages: 72, 73

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PERSONALITY--This home has it!

"It's the total effect of a room that's important, not the price you pay for the individual pieces." That's the thinking of Bill and Mary Reynolds.

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1960 Magazine Article: Here's planned kitchen storage

Pages: 74, 75, 120, 123

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Here's planned kitchen storage

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1960 Magazine Article: GARLIC--robust or subtle

Pages: 92, 95

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GARLIC--robust or subtle

Some folks like plenty of garlic flavor; others want just a whiff. Either way, this powerful little herb enhances food, makes a dish extra special.

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1960 Magazine Article: When a family needs more room

Page: 112

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When a family needs more room

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1960 Magazine Article: Babyhood to independence

Page: 114

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Babyhood to independence

After Baby has learned to walk, his sense of independence and of self-confidence will become more and more marked. This is good, even if wearing on you. It's a sign that your youngster is growing up emotionally as well as physically.

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1960 Magazine Article: Odd jobs for dishpans

Pages: 116, 118

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Odd jobs for dishpans

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1960 Magazine Article: New storage for our old kitchen

Page: 124

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New storage for our old kitchen

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1960 Magazine Article: First visit to the dentist

Pages: 128, 130, 131

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First visit to the dentist

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1960 Magazine Article: Dead-end wall comes to life

Page: 133

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Dead-end wall comes to life

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1960 Magazine Article: Dear Son: If you must drink ...

Pages: 134, 138

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Dear Son: If you must drink ...

For the past hour or so, left alone here in my den, I've been thinking of the talk we had in which you said that most of your friends had been smoking since they were 14 and that some might begin at least token drinking any time now.

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1960 Magazine Article: Get personal help at a Home Planning Center in planning, decorating and furnishing YOUR home

Page: 139

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Get personal help at a Home Planning Center in planning, decorating and furnishing YOUR home

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 March 1960 Magazine Article: For the young homemaker--Make quick work of patches

Page: 140

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For the young homemaker--Make quick work of patches

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1960 Magazine Article: HYPERTENSION Comes off the panic list

Pages: 142, 144

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HYPERTENSION Comes off the panic list

For the first time in medical history there is really encouraging news to report to the 20 million Americans who suffer from hypertension, more familiarly known as high blood pressure. The good news comes not in the form of any spectacular breakthrough, but in an accumulation of discoveries which offer most hypertensives a virtually normal existence.

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1960 Magazine Article: Can YOUR TOWN top this?

Pages: 155, 156, 157

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Can YOUR TOWN top this?

As 1959 ended, the same stories that have marked our human failures again and again were repeated-- the increase in juvenile crime, the problems of the forgotten aged, the racial conflict in schools and housing. But near Los Angeles, in the town of El Monte, California, sociologists looked in disbelief at another picture.

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1960 Magazine Article: Break your dog's bad habits

Pages: 158, 160

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Break your dog's bad habits

TRAINING your dog has both a positive and a negative side. Naturally you want to teach him to carry out commands-- but you also must prevent and, if necessary, cure his bad habits.

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1960 Magazine Article: Easy picture framing

Pages: 163, 164

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Easy picture framing

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1960 Magazine Article: The diary of a Plain dirt gardener

Pages: 166, 167

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The diary of a Plain dirt gardener

Mar. 1. When I looked out at dawning, all was covered with white. Two inches of snow on the ground.

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1960 Magazine Article: Trees in a cluster!

Page: 168

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Trees in a cluster!

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1960 Magazine Article: Plan for your bedroom comfort

Page: 174

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Plan for your bedroom comfort

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1960 Magazine Article: MARCH GARDEN REMINDERS

Pages: 176, 177

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MARCH GARDEN REMINDERS

Weed killers: Buy the weed chemicals you'll need for spring. Specific kinds are available for use on lawns, fruit and vegetable areas, and graveled driveways. Follow the directions on labels carefully.

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1960 Magazine Article: HOW TO PLANT AND USE Hardy perennials

Pages: 179, 180

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HOW TO PLANT AND USE Hardy perennials

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1960 Magazine Article: The trouble with termites

Page: 182

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The trouble with termites

The trouble with termites is they can eat you out of house and home --and you won't know it until the damage is complete. These house wreckers travel in swarms. Being social insects, like bees and ants, they go at their chomping attack with the determination and system of a Marine division.

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1960 Magazine Article: House plants from your shopping bag

Pages: 183, 185

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House plants from your shopping bag

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

Page: 188

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THE MAN NEXT DOOR

The post office should not allow seed catalogs to be mailed until April at least. Arriving here in January and February, they are as distracting as travel folders showing beauties on a sunny Florida beach. Well, almost.

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