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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK

Page: 10

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NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK

"I WAS IMPRESSED THAT THEY COULD MOVE IN, CLEAN UP, AND HAVE ALL THE NEIGHBORS IN FOR A PARTY SO SOON."

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: HOME STYLE

Pages: 15, 16

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HOME STYLE

Hey, man, it's shades of the '60s all over again, but this time they're like, you know, more subtle. Those Day-Glo pop art daisies have grown into softer, lush, more refined florals that still pack a powerful decorating wallop. Far out.

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: Make Room For Blueberries

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Make Room For Blueberries

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: PROPPING UP PERENNIALS

Page: 18

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PROPPING UP PERENNIALS

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: Perennial

Page: 18

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Perennial

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: DOWN THE GARDEN PATH

Pages: 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 28

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DOWN THE GARDEN PATH

LIKE AN ELEGANT FRAME FOR A PRIZED PAINTING, A GREAT GARDEN PATH ENHANCES YOUR LANDSCAPE WITHOUT SCREAMING FOR ATTENTION.

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: HELP WHEN YOU NEED IT MOST

Pages: 37, 38, 39

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HELP WHEN YOU NEED IT MOST

Helping Yourself Is Sometimes the Best Therapy of All

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: IN THE LONG RUN

Page: 40

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IN THE LONG RUN

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: GOING FOR THE AFTERBURN

Page: 41

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GOING FOR THE AFTERBURN

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: JUMPING FOR JOY--AND HEALTH

Page: 41

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JUMPING FOR JOY--AND HEALTH

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: SMART SHOPPING FOR HEALTHFUL EATING

Pages: 43, 44

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SMART SHOPPING FOR HEALTHFUL EATING

Healthful cooking and eating starts when you shop for family groceries. Through the maze of store aisles, concentrate on the most healthful choices available in each department.

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: AN UNWELCOME INHERITANCE

Page: 46

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AN UNWELCOME INHERITANCE

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: MEDICAL MAILBOX

Page: 46

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MEDICAL MAILBOX

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: VITAMINS MAY STEM CATARACTS

Pages: 46, 48

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VITAMINS MAY STEM CATARACTS

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: BRIGHTER OUTLOOK FOR SENIORS

Page: 46

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BRIGHTER OUTLOOK FOR SENIORS

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: READ THIS, THEN SLEEP

Page: 48

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READ THIS, THEN SLEEP

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: STORE THOSE CONTACTS RIGHT

Page: 48

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STORE THOSE CONTACTS RIGHT

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: NOTE TO HOBBYISTS: PIPE DOWN!

Page: 49

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NOTE TO HOBBYISTS: PIPE DOWN!

Working in a noisy factory causes hearing loss, but not nearly as much as taking part in loud recreation. That's the upshot of a study by William Clark, Ph.D., a hearing researcher at the Central Institute for the Deaf at Washington University in St. Louis. Dr. Clark measured the hearing ability of office employees and shop floor workers at three manufacturing plants.

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: PREGNANT NEWS FOR DADS

Page: 49

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PREGNANT NEWS FOR DADS

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: THE BENEFITS OF SUMMER CAMP

Pages: 50, 51

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THE BENEFITS OF SUMMER CAMP

Developing Your Child's Independence and a Love For the Outdoors

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: FINDING QUALITY INFANT DAY CARE

Page: 53

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FINDING QUALITY INFANT DAY CARE

Care That's Good For Baby and You

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: HIGH TECH IN THE '90s

Pages: 55, 57

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HIGH TECH IN THE '90s

Today's new frontiers, tomorrow's household helpers

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: 1990 HOME IMPROVEMENT CONTEST

Page: 58

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1990 HOME IMPROVEMENT CONTEST

We'd love to pin a blue ribbon on your next home improvement project. Whether you're fixing up indoors or out, adding new space or face-lifting the old, your ideas and efforts may rate a top award-- and a feature in our magazine!

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: BEAUTY AND THE BUDGET

Pages: 63, 64, 65, 66, 67, 68, 69, 70

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BEAUTY AND THE BUDGET

Have a decorating budget that just won't budge? So did the Ruff family. Joni and Jim's solution? Substitute creativity for cash. Come on in and help yourself to their mind-over-money ideas.

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: THE NEW PREBUILT HOME

Pages: 75, 76

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THE NEW PREBUILT HOME

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: NEW HOUSE ON THE BLOCK

Pages: 78, 79, 80, 81, 82, 83, 84, 85

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NEW HOUSE ON THE BLOCK

Grandma's four-poster will look right at home. So will your VCR. Old and new an merge comfortably when you build your dream home on a vintage street.

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: EXPANDING A CRAMPED KITCHEN

Pages: 86, 87

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EXPANDING A CRAMPED KITCHEN

Property lines or building codes sometimes keep you from adding on needed living space to your home. Michael and Jane Hesch chose some inside maneuvers to solve this problem. The techniques they used to stretch their one-story bungalow and create a new dining area show options that might work for you, too.

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: TIPS, TOOLS, AND TECHNIQUES

Page: 89

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TIPS, TOOLS, AND TECHNIQUES

This is your column. It contains the best workshop shortcuts and home maintenance tips that do-it-yourselfers like you have discovered. See the box below for details on how to share your tips.

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: MASTERING AN ATTIC BATH

Page: 94

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MASTERING AN ATTIC BATH

Who could feel claustrophobic in this airy little 105-sq.-ft. bath? Check out all the perks the homeowners managed to squeeze into unfinished attic space. With careful planning around rafters, you could do the same.

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: FURNITURE NURTURE

Page: 96

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FURNITURE NURTURE

Fine wood furnishings need more than dusting and polishing-- they need a healthful environment. To avoid unnecessary weathering, aging, or damage, place your precious pieces away from excessive exposure to these natural furniture foes:

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: ROUTING RADON

Page: 98

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ROUTING RADON

YOU MAY HAVE A PROBLEM, YOU MAY NOT, BUT YOU CAN'T TELL UNLESS YOU TEST

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: HIDE-AND-SEEK TV CABINET

Page: 99

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HIDE-AND-SEEK TV CABINET

Stumped about what to do with the one-eyed family-room monster, this homeowner employed a century-old tradition--the fake bookfront.

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: FAN FASHIONS

Page: 104

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FAN FASHIONS

Take a new look at an old-fashioned, low-tech favorite: the ceiling fan. Today's models come in a variety of updated styles, and bring money-saving comfort into your home.

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: NUTRITION INFORMATION

Page: 137

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NUTRITION INFORMATION

With each recipe we give important nutrition information. The calorie count of each serving and the amount, in grams, of protein, fat, carbohydrate, cholesterol, sodium, and potassium help you keep tabs on what you eat.

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: ANIMAL HOUSE

Pages: 140, 142, 143

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ANIMAL HOUSE

Pets are people, too! Okay, at least it's fun to treat them as if they are. Here are some functional and just-plain-fun ideas for making your house their home.

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: HOW TO MAKE YOUR GAS GO FARTHER

Page: 144

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HOW TO MAKE YOUR GAS GO FARTHER

By planning your trips and using good driving skills, you can increase gas mileage by as much as 15 percent.

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: OUR HISTORIC SOUTH

Pages: 147, 148, 150, 152, 154, 155, 156

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OUR HISTORIC SOUTH

Vacations in the Old South, where our country was conceived and nurtured, combine the charms of yesteryear with modern fun and relaxation. Follow in the footsteps of Daniel Boone, visit cities steeped in tradition, and discover the South's hidden pleasures.

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: Shopping editor's choice

Pages: 159, 160, 162, 163, 164

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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 April 1990 Magazine Article: HOW TO ORDER

Page: 165

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HOW TO ORDER

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Better Homes & Gardens April 1990 Magazine Article: THE MAN NEXT DOOR

Page: 166

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THE MAN NEXT DOOR

Bill Minchin, noting the old saw about the inevitability of death and taxes, remarks, "All true, but at least you die only once."

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