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Better Homes & Gardens January 1977 Magazine Article: A few words about our new size

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A few words about our new size

All around us we're seeing a movement from bigger to smaller. Compact is the trend for new homes, furnishings, cars... and now for BH&G, too.

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1977 Magazine Article: Clean water on tap

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Clean water on tap

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1977 Magazine Article: Take the guesswork out of plant care

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Take the guesswork out of plant care

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1977 Magazine Article: Bread maker for crust lovers

Page: 8

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Bread maker for crust lovers

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1977 Magazine Article: Do-it-yourself carpet repair

Page: 8

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Do-it-yourself carpet repair

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1977 Magazine Article: Top-quality sound on a budget

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Top-quality sound on a budget

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1977 Magazine Article: Cool heaters

Page: 10

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Cool heaters

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1977 Magazine Article: Super yardstick in a case

Page: 10

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Super yardstick in a case

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1977 Magazine Article: Tea tips

Page: 22

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Tea tips

As you scan the tea section in your grocery store, the variety of flavors and brews is mind-boggling. You'll see everything from exotic jasmine tea, scented with jasmine blossoms, to intriguing gunpowder green, or robust morning thunder.

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1977 Magazine Article: HOW TO ORDER MATERIAL FROM THE MAGAZINE

Page: 23

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HOW TO ORDER MATERIAL FROM THE MAGAZINE

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1977 Magazine Article: 27 ideas for earning extra cash at home

Pages: 24, 26, 30

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27 ideas for earning extra cash at home

If you have a talent, craft specialty, or just a good idea, it's likely you can make a few extra dollars at home-- and possibly more than a few thousand. Lots of people have started with tiny projects that eventually turned large profits.

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1977 Magazine Article: Turn your everyday skills into good outside jobs

Pages: 24, 32, 34

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Turn your everyday skills into good outside jobs

If you happen to be among those many women deciding to go to work outside your home, don't underestimate those skills you've developed running a home and being active in community projects-- they might be just what your potential employer needs.

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1977 Magazine Article: BUILD IT YOURSELF STORAGE UNITS TO UNSTUFF ANY HOUSE

Pages: 44, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49

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BUILD IT YOURSELF STORAGE UNITS TO UNSTUFF ANY HOUSE

Tired of letting It all hang out? If so, resolve now to put the kibosh on creeping clutter.

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1977 Magazine Article: HOW YOU CAN GO BACK TO SCHOOL

Pages: 50, 52, 54, 58

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HOW YOU CAN GO BACK TO SCHOOL

If you have been considering going back to school, now is the time to do it. Adult education (or continuing education, or lifelong education) has come into its own; more thought is being poured into this area of education and more administrators and educators are interested in the mature student than ever before.

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1977 Magazine Article: Buying the right battery for your car

Page: 63

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Buying the right battery for your car

Waiting till an emergency to buy a new battery for your car can lead to a costly mistake. Read on and we'll show you how to anticipate your battery's demise, how to pick out a replacement, and how to keep the new battery going strong.

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1977 Magazine Article: SOFT SCULPTURE

Pages: 64, 65, 66, 67, 119, 120, 122, 124

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SOFT SCULPTURE

If you can thread a needle, you can transform fabric scraps into cushiony companions to delight children, teens, and adults. From frolicking fish and marvelous machines to plush hanging plants, these whimsical soft sculpture fantasies are sure to capture your imagination as no other fabric craft can.

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1977 Magazine Article: WAKE UP A ROOM WITH READY-MADES

Pages: 68, 69, 70, 71, 72, 73, 124, 126

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WAKE UP A ROOM WITH READY-MADES

Short on time? Pinched In the pocketbook? Not as nimble with a thimble as you'd like to be? Even If you're plagued with all these problems, it's still possible to renew a woebegone room. How? By using ready-mades. Here are six pages of clever ways to use stock items straight from the store --sheets, blankets, pillows, place mats, curtains, even mattress pads.

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1977 Magazine Article: GROW YOUR OWN PERSONALITY PLANTS

Pages: 82, 83, 84

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GROW YOUR OWN PERSONALITY PLANTS

For a fresh start this year, resolve to change your growing habits. If you've always pampered an ivy, brighten your wintertime outlook with an orchid. Fill a terrarium with ferns, coax a gloxinia into bloom, or fashion a bonsai.

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1977 Magazine Article: FAMILY SKING

Pages: 113, 114, 115, 116, 117, 118

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FAMILY SKING

More and more, American families are taking advantage of their vacation time not only to travel and enjoy a change of pace, but also to acquire new skills that will enrich their lives. They may take up strenuous activities like mountain climbing, backpacking, sailing, or tennis, or more leisurely pursuits such as crafts, photography, and painting. Here we take you along on a learn-to-ski adventure and also for a look at the simpler process of learning to cross-country ski.

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1977 Magazine Article: Shopping editor's choice

Pages: 127, 128, 130, 132, 134, 135, 136, 137, 138, 139, 140, 141, 142, 143, 144, 145

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Shopping editor's choice

Discover the ease and pleasure of shopping by mail. Order from the convenience of your own home with complete confidence. If not delighted, each company will happily refund your money.

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Better Homes & Gardens January 1977 Magazine Article: The Man Next Door

Page: 146

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The Man Next Door

The main problem with this postholiday period is that you no longer can put off until after the holidays all the things you were supposed to do a month ago.

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