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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: Romance is back!

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Romance is back!

One of the most charming shifts in lifestyle to come along in years, in my opinion, is something we've been calling the return to romance. Hard edges and the high-tech look are fading away. Frills, softness, and elegance are coming back, and I love it.

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: HAPPY BIRTHDAY, LADY LIBERTY

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY, LADY LIBERTY

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: STONE-AGE TOUCHES ON NEW-AGE COUNTERS

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STONE-AGE TOUCHES ON NEW-AGE COUNTERS

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: BABY VEGGIES

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BABY VEGGIES

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: THE ANGLE ON WALLS

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THE ANGLE ON WALLS

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: THE RETURN OF TRIMMINGS

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THE RETURN OF TRIMMINGS

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: High-Fashion Sinks? Why Not!

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High-Fashion Sinks? Why Not!

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: A SPANISH IMPORT, AMERICAN STYLE

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A SPANISH IMPORT, AMERICAN STYLE

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: GARDENER'S LOG

Page: 24

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GARDENER'S LOG

Vine-ripened tomatoes will reward you this summer with the sweet taste of success. But June is the month that problems often appear on tomato plants. It may be too late to save the fruits that are already damaged, but a little troubleshooting now will ensure later harvests of blue-ribbon tomatoes.

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: 15 MUTUAL FUNDS THAT LET YOU START SMALL

Pages: 32, 34

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15 MUTUAL FUNDS THAT LET YOU START SMALL

Mutual funds have been among the liveliest investment plays in recent months, but many require an initial commitment of $1,000, $2,500, or more, plus sizable amounts for reinvestment. Here's how you can get in on the market for under $500.

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: IDEAS FOR EXERCISE HOUNDS

Page: 39

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IDEAS FOR EXERCISE HOUNDS

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: NUMBER ONE DOGS

Page: 39

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NUMBER ONE DOGS

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: A TICK TIME BOMB

Page: 39

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A TICK TIME BOMB

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: COMING SOON TO YOUR TOWN?

Page: 39

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COMING SOON TO YOUR TOWN?

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: GET-TOUGH FLEA-FIGHTING TACTICS

Page: 40

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GET-TOUGH FLEA-FIGHTING TACTICS

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: CLOSED CARS--SILENT SUMMER KILLERS!

Page: 40

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CLOSED CARS--SILENT SUMMER KILLERS!

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: BUILD-IT-YOURSELF GAZEBO

Pages: 42, 44, 45, 46, 48, 50

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BUILD-IT-YOURSELF GAZEBO

SPECIFICALLY DESIGNED FOR BH&G, our gazebo is 12 feet wide-- big enough for family fun or parties. ADAPTABLE, you can build the gazebo freestanding or attach it to a house or porch, and you can screen it, too.

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: RETURN TO ROMANCE

Pages: 55, 56, 57, 58, 59, 60

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RETURN TO ROMANCE

What are romantic interiors all about? Comfort. Familiar elements, from blooming rugs and wicker chairs to garden-fresh colors, nod softly to the past while putting family and friends at ease.

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: Better Homes and Gardens BUILDS A HOUSE 1,200-SQUARE-FOOT WONDER!

Pages: 65, 66, 67, 68, 69, 70

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Better Homes and Gardens BUILDS A HOUSE 1,200-SQUARE-FOOT WONDER!

That's the challenge presented to architects and designers all over the country in the annual Innovations in Housing design competition. This year's $5,000 first prize went to Brian O. Boatright, a graduate student of architecture at the University of Florida. Better Homes and Gardens, Progressive Architecture, and Builder magazines, with the Wood Products Promotion Council, picked the winner.

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: TOT-TO-TEEN FURNITURE

Page: 72

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TOT-TO-TEEN FURNITURE

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: COMPUTER FUN FOR GROWN-UPS

Pages: 74, 77

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COMPUTER FUN FOR GROWN-UPS

Sharply dropping hardware costs and a cascade of new software are putting computers in the same category with the bigscreen television and videocassette recorder: new high-tech equipment for old-fashioned fun. That fun isn't just for children either. Software programs that even an adult can enjoy are now widely available by the megabushel.

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: OUR SILENT SEXUAL EPIDEMIC

Page: 78

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OUR SILENT SEXUAL EPIDEMIC

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: VDTS GET A CLEAN BILL OF HEALTH

Page: 78

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VDTS GET A CLEAN BILL OF HEALTH

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: ARE YOU AND YOUR DOCTOR NEGLECTING YOUR HEALTH?

Page: 83

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ARE YOU AND YOUR DOCTOR NEGLECTING YOUR HEALTH?

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: CHILDPROOF DRUG PACKAGES: MORE HARM THAN GOOD?

Page: 83

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CHILDPROOF DRUG PACKAGES: MORE HARM THAN GOOD?

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: BATTLING THE POSTPRANDIAL DIP

Page: 85

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BATTLING THE POSTPRANDIAL DIP

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: AIRPLANE TRAVEL TIPS FOR CONTACT WEARERS

Page: 85

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AIRPLANE TRAVEL TIPS FOR CONTACT WEARERS

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: TURNING MIXED SIGNALS TO STRAIGHT TALK

Page: 96

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TURNING MIXED SIGNALS TO STRAIGHT TALK

Imagine slaving over a report for a week, and having your boss say, "If you did work this good all the time, you'd have no trouble getting a raise at the end of the year."

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: OUTDOOR LIVING

Pages: 101, 102, 103, 104, 105, 106, 107, 108, 109, 110, 111, 112, 113, 172, 173, 174, 175

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OUTDOOR LIVING

MAKE THE MOST OF SUMMER WITH OUR TRENDSETTING IDEAS

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: CHERRY CRAFTS

Pages: 114, 115, 158, 160, 162, 163, 164, 166, 170

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CHERRY CRAFTS

For summer fun, sprinkle cheerful sprigs of cherries on an assortment of crafts projects as fresh as all outdoors.

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: NUTRITION INFORMATION

Page: 134

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NUTRITION INFORMATION

To help you keep track of the calories, protein, fat, cholesterol, and sodium you consume each day, we include the amounts of these nutrients by gram weight per individual recipe serving for every recipe we publish.

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: A FAMILY GUIDE TO WASHINGTON, D.C.

Pages: 177, 179, 180

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A FAMILY GUIDE TO WASHINGTON, D.C.

Past, present, and future intermingle in our nation's capital. We still abide by the Constitution, enshrined in the National Archives. We still try to live up to words chiseled in marble at the Lincoln and Jefferson memorials. Our presidents still live in the White House, which always has welcomed visits of ordinary people.

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: FURNITURE FACTS MODULARS VS SECTIONALS

Page: 183

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FURNITURE FACTS MODULARS VS SECTIONALS

Divide and conquer! Applied to furniture, this principle brings home a new range of seating options. Today's modular and sectional seating units are everything the cumbersome sofa is not. They're lightweight, easy to handle, and, most of all, versatile.

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Better Homes & Gardens June 1986 Magazine Article: AUCTION ACTION BIDDING FOR BARGAINS

Page: 184

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AUCTION ACTION BIDDING FOR BARGAINS

Your palms sweat, your heart pounds, until you hear the auctioneer shout those magic words, "Going, going, gone" and that coveted piece is yours. Nabbing a steal at a country auction can be enormously satisfying, yet many people shy away from auctions because they don't understand how they work. But by learning a little bit about the auction process, you can overcome your fears, reap bargains, and have fun in the process.

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

Pages: 185, 186, 187

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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 June 1986 Magazine Article: THE MAN NEXT DOOR

Page: 188

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THE MAN NEXT DOOR

Chris offers this as the car game every family should play before setting out on a long trip. While the car is still in the driveway, everyone should take a turn answering the question, "What did we forget?"

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