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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: I'M A GRANDPA!

Page: 10

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I'M A GRANDPA!

I think it was Margaret Mead who said that grandchildren and grandparents get along so well because they have a common enemy. I wouldn't go that far, I guess. Maybe they just have the common interest of having fun together without worrying too much about the consequences.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: TOMORROW'S WINDOWS: MORE THAN A VIEW

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TOMORROW'S WINDOWS: MORE THAN A VIEW

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: COLORFUL, PRACTICAL, AND OH SO CHIC

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COLORFUL, PRACTICAL, AND OH SO CHIC

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: SNAP-SHOT

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SNAP-SHOT

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: POWERED RECLINERS MAKE A COMEBACK

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POWERED RECLINERS MAKE A COMEBACK

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: QUOTABLES

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QUOTABLES

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: WINTER FRUITS IN YOUR SALAD BOWL

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WINTER FRUITS IN YOUR SALAD BOWL

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: THE ROMANCE OF METAL BEDS

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THE ROMANCE OF METAL BEDS

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: THE NEW DEFINITION OF COLOR TV

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THE NEW DEFINITION OF COLOR TV

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: NEW LUXURY FOR CARS

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NEW LUXURY FOR CARS

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: NEW WAVE BEEF: LEANER, MORE HEALTHFUL, AND IN BRAND NAMES, TOO

Page: 22

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NEW WAVE BEEF: LEANER, MORE HEALTHFUL, AND IN BRAND NAMES, TOO

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: OVER-THE-COUNTER STOCKS

Pages: 29, 30, 32

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OVER-THE-COUNTER STOCKS

As the prime trading arena for new companies, the over-the-counter (OTC) stock market has bustled with action from investors looking for tomorrow's IBM. You may find some gems, but you'd better know what you're doing first.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: THEY KEEP THE BEST OF THE PAST

Pages: 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41

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THEY KEEP THE BEST OF THE PAST

Classic styling and sensible solar techniques mesh neatly in today's energy-efficient new housing. No longer must you trade charming good looks for solar sophistication. Current approaches deliver both.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: FLOWERING HOUSEPLANTS THAT KEEP ON BLOOMING

Pages: 51, 52

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FLOWERING HOUSEPLANTS THAT KEEP ON BLOOMING

Parading a cheerful procession of bouquets year-round, African violets will never skip a beat with proper care. Choose between single- and double-flowering forms in a wide array of colors and bicolors. Many varieties sport ruffled petals. African violets can easily be propagated by rooting leaf cuttings in water.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: HOW TO COPE WITH

Page: 56

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HOW TO COPE WITH "MEDDLING" GRANDPARENTS

They call it showing affection. You call it meddling. Who calls the shots when parents and grandparents clash?

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: SCHOOL VOLUNTEERS

Page: 58

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SCHOOL VOLUNTEERS

If you think today's school volunteers staff bake sales, you're right-- AND WRONG. Schools are hungry for all sorts of citizens to help make education more relevant to the outside world. That means recruiting men and women, professionals and homemakers, managers and retirees, and just about everyone else who cares about the community.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: THE HOT NEW CARS FOR UNDER $6,500

Pages: 62, 65, 66

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THE HOT NEW CARS FOR UNDER $6,500

First-time buyer with few bucks to spare, or multicar family looking for more wheels, you're no longer limited to the used-car lots. Now you have a wide choice of low-cost NEW cars.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: HOLIDAY CHINA

Page: 70

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HOLIDAY CHINA

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: New House Options

Page: 77

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New House Options

Shopping for a new house is a time to dream. Whether you're building or buying, the choices you'll be making involve more than bricks and mortar-- they'll affect your lifestyle for years to come. But you have to know the language. This mini-glossary will help acquaint you with the wide range of options in housing.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: SMOOTHING THE MOVE

Page: 79

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SMOOTHING THE MOVE

Before packing a single box, sit down and think. What can you do before the move to help your family get off to a smooth start in the new community? Plan ahead for the best move.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: UNDER-THE-EAVES SUITE

Page: 80

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UNDER-THE-EAVES SUITE

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: HOME TECH

Page: 87

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HOME TECH

With keyboards clicking away in one out of 10 American homes today, choosing a computer is becoming a lesser task than finding the furniture on which to put it. Although the choices in computer furniture are growing, the retailers who carry enough different styles for effective comparison shopping are still scarce.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: CELEBRATING THE WEST

Page: 88

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CELEBRATING THE WEST

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: CHOOSING AND USING A SETBACK THERMOSTAT

Pages: 106, 107

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CHOOSING AND USING A SETBACK THERMOSTAT

WITH AN AUTOMATIC THERMOSTAT, you can save a bundle on heating costs-- without waking up to a cold house in the morning. Use our guide to pick the right model for your home.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: THE WINNERS!

Pages: 110, 111, 112, 113, 114, 115, 116, 117, 118, 119

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THE WINNERS!

Stylish, inventive, and committed to "hearth and home" that's our typical reader! As we judged our more than 6,000 contest entries, we were delighted to see those traits turn up-- again and again! Come along as we tour 15 winning homes from California to Connecticut.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: LIGHT AND LOFTY ATTIC REDO!

Pages: 126, 127, 128, 129

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LIGHT AND LOFTY ATTIC REDO!

Before you add on, look up! Beneath the cobwebs and bare rafters, your attic may have the makings of a sun-swept getaway.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: NUTRITION INFORMATION WITH EVERY RECIPE

Page: 140

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NUTRITION INFORMATION WITH EVERY RECIPE

Our seal assures you that every recipe has been tested in the Better Homes and Gardens Test Kitchen. This means that each recipe is practical and reliable, and meets our high standards of taste appeal.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: KIDS' ROOMS

Page: 176

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KIDS' ROOMS

Most kids' bedrooms are small spaces, hard to organize, easy to clutter. Stretch the space by letting the bed serve as a place to lounge as well as to sleep. Follow these examples for beds that really are cozy corners.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: BEHAVIOR PROBLEMS

Pages: 180, 182, 184, 185

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BEHAVIOR PROBLEMS

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: HOW TO ORDER

Page: 191

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HOW TO ORDER

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: GEARING UP

Page: 194

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GEARING UP

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: TRY EUROPE--FOR BARGAIN SKIING

Pages: 194, 196

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TRY EUROPE--FOR BARGAIN SKIING

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: SKI THE U.S.A.!

Page: 194

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SKI THE U.S.A.!

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: BEGINNERS SKI FREE January 9

Page: 196

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BEGINNERS SKI FREE January 9

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: SKI-READY RENTAL CARS

Page: 196

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SKI-READY RENTAL CARS

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: FREE FAMILY SKIING GUIDE

Page: 196

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FREE FAMILY SKIING GUIDE

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: COLONIAL WILLIAMSBURG

Page: 198

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COLONIAL WILLIAMSBURG

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: CHRISTMAS CARD CHRISTMASES

Page: 198

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CHRISTMAS CARD CHRISTMASES

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: HENRY FORD MUSEUM & GREENFIELD VILLAGE

Page: 198

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HENRY FORD MUSEUM & GREENFIELD VILLAGE

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: MERRY MYSTIC

Page: 198

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MERRY MYSTIC

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: DISNEY HAPPENINGS

Page: 198

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DISNEY HAPPENINGS

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: HOLIDAYS AFLOAT OPRYLAND

Pages: 198, 200

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HOLIDAYS AFLOAT OPRYLAND

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: HAPPY HERSHEY

Page: 200

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HAPPY HERSHEY

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article:

Page: 200

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"CITY SIDEWALKS, BUSY SIDEWALKS"

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: BUSY WINTER WONDERLANDS

Page: 200

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BUSY WINTER WONDERLANDS

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: CALENDAR OF CELEBRATIONS

Page: 200

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CALENDAR OF CELEBRATIONS

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: CHRISTMAS CATALOGS

Page: 200

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CHRISTMAS CATALOGS

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1986 Magazine Article: Shopping editor's choice

Pages: 202, 205, 206, 207

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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 1986 Magazine Article: THE MAN NEXT DOOR

Page: 208

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THE MAN NEXT DOOR

Dot Dresch is convinced that the person who coined the saying "Out of sight, out of mind" had no children of dating age out on a Saturday night.

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