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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: EDITOR AT LARGE

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EDITOR AT LARGE

This month, we have a particularly interesting and exciting feature for you-- the photos and stories of the winners of our 1984 home-improvement contest. If those of you who entered our contest wonder why it takes so long for us to publish the winners, the photo of our beleaguered judges with all the entries might provide a clue.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: EARLY-BIRD TICKETS FOR EXPO 86!

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EARLY-BIRD TICKETS FOR EXPO 86!

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: DELIGHT THE KIDS WITH SNOWMAN SHEETS

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DELIGHT THE KIDS WITH SNOWMAN SHEETS

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: UNICEF'S JOY TO THE WORLD

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UNICEF'S JOY TO THE WORLD

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: BRITAIN'S TREASURES TRAVEL WEST

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BRITAIN'S TREASURES TRAVEL WEST

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: UNENDING ENERGY

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UNENDING ENERGY

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: BIRDERS' DELIGHT

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BIRDERS' DELIGHT

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: HOLIDAY CHIC: CAVIAR

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HOLIDAY CHIC: CAVIAR

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: CONRAN ENCORE

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CONRAN ENCORE

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: HATS OFF TO AIRPORT PLANNERS!

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HATS OFF TO AIRPORT PLANNERS!

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: Better Homes and Gardens

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Better Homes and Gardens

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: MORTGAGE COSTS HOW TO SAVE $100,000 OR MORE

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MORTGAGE COSTS HOW TO SAVE $100,000 OR MORE

An extra $100 a month on a new mortgage could save you $100,000 or more. The same strategy can cut your existing loan dramatically, too. If you can afford the extra cash and don't want to invest it some other way, here's what to do.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: COMPUTERS IN THE CLASSROOM

Pages: 38, 41, 43

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COMPUTERS IN THE CLASSROOM

Over the past five years, schools have rushed to buy computers-- often prodded by parents anxious to see that their kids weren't "left behind." But the experiment fizzled in many schools, primarily due to inferior software and inadequate teacher training.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: THE WINNERS!

Pages: 45, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 58

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THE WINNERS!

You've proved once more that Better Homes and Gardens readers are the most creative people around. From whole- house redos to simple storage projects, your entries in our contest were imaginative and full of flair.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: UPDATED IRONING BOARD

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UPDATED IRONING BOARD

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: MINI TV/RADIO

Pages: 61, 62

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MINI TV/RADIO

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: GRIPPER BOTTLE

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GRIPPER BOTTLE

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: DEADBOLT PADLOCK

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DEADBOLT PADLOCK

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: HOT WATER NOW A TANKLESS TASK

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HOT WATER NOW A TANKLESS TASK

If your family loves hot water-- and lots of it-- you may be ready for a tankless water heater. These small-butmighty appliances give you unlimited hot water, yet cut your energy costs.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: Kids and Manners A FRESH APPROACH

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Kids and Manners A FRESH APPROACH

During the holidays, people put many things on display: their homes, clothes, food, the family silver, and their children. But in their haste to clean the house and polish the silver, parents are likely to forget that kids' manners also need polishing from time to time.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: NEW ALTERNATIVE TO X RAYS

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NEW ALTERNATIVE TO X RAYS

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: DAY-CARE PROTECTION

Pages: 82, 83

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DAY-CARE PROTECTION

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: FALLS AND DRUGS

Pages: 83, 84

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FALLS AND DRUGS

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: RENAISSANCE OF MIDWIFERY

Page: 84

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RENAISSANCE OF MIDWIFERY

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: BUILD-'EM-YOURSELF BIRD FEEDERS

Pages: 91, 92

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BUILD-'EM-YOURSELF BIRD FEEDERS

Are you tired of flimsy bird feeders that look like junk in your yard? They fall apart, squirrels chew them up, and they're too small to hold much food. Here are two bird-tested feeders that solve these problems, and they're popular with the birds, too!

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: A Charles Dickens Family To Make Your Christmas Merry

Pages: 103, 104, 105, 106, 182, 183, 184, 186, 191, 192, 194, 195, 196, 197

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A Charles Dickens Family To Make Your Christmas Merry

Right from the pages of a Dickens novel, these enchanting Victorian figures come to warm your heart and make your Christmas merry. The charming characters will delight all who remember Christmases past, steamy plum pudding, and Tiny Tim.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: NEW HOUSING ALTERNATIVES FOR TODAY'S FAMILIES

Pages: 108, 109, 110, 111

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NEW HOUSING ALTERNATIVES FOR TODAY'S FAMILIES

For millions of Americans, home is no longer a traditional, single-family house with a big backyard and a two-car garage. Instead, many homeowners today live in "attached" and "patio" houses or other units that employ land-saving techniques. When you consider that land costs might be 30 percent of the total asking price of a new house, trading off a smaller lot for a lower price can be a good deal. But what are these houses like? Let's find out by looking at three winners in the recent Best in American Living contest cosponsored by The National Association of Home Builders and Professional Builder and Better Homes and Gardens magazines.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: WINTER BLOOMS

Pages: 112, 113, 114, 115

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WINTER BLOOMS

Holiday cheer blooms in every room when you plant amaryllis and paperwhite narcissus. Potted indoors this month, these spirited bulbs will blossom in heartwarming colors in time for festive family gatherings.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: HOOKED ON BOOKS

Pages: 116, 117, 118, 119, 120, 121, 122, 123

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HOOKED ON BOOKS

When you're hooked on books (and nearly buried in the resulting clutter), turn that chaos into charm.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: Turkey Roasting Guide

Page: 180

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Turkey Roasting Guide

It's turkey time again! Roast your bird to succulent perfection using these cooking times and tips.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: AMERICA'S 18 BEST SKI RESORTS TO TAKE YOUR KIDS TO

Pages: 198, 200, 202, 204, 207

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AMERICA'S 18 BEST SKI RESORTS TO TAKE YOUR KIDS TO

Few sports are more pleasing than downhill and cross-country skiing, and few vacations are more fun for the whole family.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: How To Order Special Offers, Project Plans, and Kits Featured This Month in Better Homes and Gardens...

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How To Order Special Offers, Project Plans, and Kits Featured This Month in Better Homes and Gardens...

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: Instant Romance

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Instant Romance

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1985 Magazine Article: Shopping editor's choice

Pages: 210, 211, 213, 214

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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 November 1985 Magazine Article: THE MAN NEXT DOOR

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THE MAN NEXT DOOR

Ken Floyd commented the other day that the value of hard work can never be overrated, but that sometimes it sure is underpaid.

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