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Better Homes & Gardens July 1990 Magazine Article: LIKE GETTING LETTERS FROM HOME

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LIKE GETTING LETTERS FROM HOME

The big noise in American business these days is "customer service." Businesses are beginning to realize that the way they deal with their customers is as important as the products they market. Big surprise, huh?

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Better Homes & Gardens July 1990 Magazine Article: HOME STYLE Best Bets for Better Homes

Pages: 8, 10, 13

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HOME STYLE Best Bets for Better Homes

Can't beat the heat? Are the dog days getting you down? Drop the degrees with any of these refreshing summertime perks. They're so-o-o-o cool!

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Better Homes & Gardens July 1990 Magazine Article: RAISING UNBIASED CHILDREN

Page: 22

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RAISING UNBIASED CHILDREN

People who see the world through prejudiced eyes often scar the fragile, developing beliefs of the children around them. Here's why you need to be concerned about bias, and how you can help your child grow up free of hurtful attitudes toward others.

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Better Homes & Gardens July 1990 Magazine Article: DIAL 1 FOR TEACHER

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DIAL 1 FOR TEACHER

Phone messages keep the lines open between parents and schools

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Better Homes & Gardens July 1990 Magazine Article: WHEN YOU PICNIC, KEEP IT GREEN

Page: 30

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WHEN YOU PICNIC, KEEP IT GREEN

Set your picnic spread without throwaways

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Better Homes & Gardens July 1990 Magazine Article: LET THE SUNSHINE in

Pages: 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38

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LET THE SUNSHINE in

Like most rooms these days, this Tulsa hot spot is asked to do a whole lot of living. It cooks, serves meals, entertains guests, and even relaxes you after a long day. Just how does a small space do it all?

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Better Homes & Gardens July 1990 Magazine Article: 10 WAYS TO WIN KIDS OVER TO VEGETABLES AND FRUITS

Page: 40

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10 WAYS TO WIN KIDS OVER TO VEGETABLES AND FRUITS

1. Shape up morning cereal. Top unsweetened cereals with shapely fresh fruits. Using cookie cutters or mini hors d'oeuvre cutters, turn slices of melons, bananas, strawberries, and peaches into stars, diamonds, hearts, and other fancy shapes.

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Better Homes & Gardens July 1990 Magazine Article: THOSE FUNNY LITTLE TRICKS YOUR MEMORY PLAYS

Pages: 44, 48

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THOSE FUNNY LITTLE TRICKS YOUR MEMORY PLAYS

Home alone on a rainy night, you pick up a magazine and spot a story about memory. Curious, you start to read. Suddenly an eerie feeling tingles your brain. "I know I've done this before," you convince yourself. Same article, same chair, same everything. You've been spooked again by déjà vu-- a French term for "already seen."

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Better Homes & Gardens July 1990 Magazine Article: A BETTER BLOCKER?

Page: 49

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A BETTER BLOCKER?

The sun-protection number on your sunscreen may not tell the whole story. When used right, sunscreens do a good job of blocking the burning rays of the sun. But most sunscreens allow some nonburning, yet still harmful, light rays to get through. A new product called Photoplex Broad Spectrum Sunscreen (Herbert Laboratories) claims to screen out these additional harmful rays.

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Better Homes & Gardens July 1990 Magazine Article: FOR SAFER HIPS

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FOR SAFER HIPS

Changing prescriptions may be a good way older folks can protect themselves from hip fractures. Certain commonly prescribed tranquilizers seem to boost the odds of the disabling condition.

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Better Homes & Gardens July 1990 Magazine Article: THE LONG JULY

Pages: 50, 51

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THE LONG JULY

Planning a summertime hospital stay? That's fine, but you may want to consider the July Phenomenon. According to medical folklore, midsummer is the riskiest time to take to a hospital sickbed.

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Better Homes & Gardens July 1990 Magazine Article: SALAD DAYS FOR OLIVE OIL

Page: 51

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SALAD DAYS FOR OLIVE OIL

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Better Homes & Gardens July 1990 Magazine Article: BIKE HELMET BUYING GUIDE

Page: 51

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BIKE HELMET BUYING GUIDE

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Better Homes & Gardens July 1990 Magazine Article: FOOD LABEL SMARTS

Page: 51

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FOOD LABEL SMARTS

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Better Homes & Gardens July 1990 Magazine Article: GOOD NEWS FOR GARDENERS

Page: 53

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GOOD NEWS FOR GARDENERS

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Better Homes & Gardens July 1990 Magazine Article: Plantings of annual flowers such as snapdragon, sweet alyssum, pansy, marguerite, petunia, salvia, and dianthus may run out of steam by midsummer...

Page: 53

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Plantings of annual flowers such as snapdragon, sweet alyssum, pansy, marguerite, petunia, salvia, and dianthus may run out of steam by midsummer...

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Better Homes & Gardens July 1990 Magazine Article: GIVE YOUR FAMILY THE RASPBERRIES

Page: 53

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GIVE YOUR FAMILY THE RASPBERRIES

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Better Homes & Gardens July 1990 Magazine Article: THE ART AND CRAFT OF A TIMBER FRAME

Pages: 59, 60, 61, 62, 65, 66, 68, 70

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THE ART AND CRAFT OF A TIMBER FRAME

A family and friends gather to celebrate an ancient custom-- raising by hand a well-crafted home. Join us for a fun-filled house-raising day, and a look at the spectacular results.

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Better Homes & Gardens July 1990 Magazine Article: Easy DECORATING Breezy WITH Summer SHEETS Style

Pages: 73, 74, 75, 76, 77, 78, 82, 83

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Easy DECORATING Breezy WITH Summer SHEETS Style

AH-H-H... SUMMERTIME AND THE LIVING IS EASY. WANT TO HANG ONTO THAT FEELING YEAR-ROUND?

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Better Homes & Gardens July 1990 Magazine Article: AROUND-THE-CLOCK LIGHTING

Pages: 84, 89

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AROUND-THE-CLOCK LIGHTING

Relegate the Dark Ages to the past, and see how today's lighting designs can easily rekindle your home's spirit. When you combine sunshine with halogen, fluorescent, and incandescent lights, you can recharge any room's atmosphere.

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Better Homes & Gardens July 1990 Magazine Article: NUTRITION INFORMATION

Page: 114

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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 July 1990 Magazine Article: TELLTALE LEAKS

Page: 126

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TELLTALE LEAKS

Auto Warning Signs And What to Do

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Better Homes & Gardens July 1990 Magazine Article: THE WAR ON FLEAS

Page: 128

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THE WAR ON FLEAS

Fleas and ticks are bound to bother your dog or cat sometime, especially if the pet goes outdoors.

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Better Homes & Gardens July 1990 Magazine Article: How To Plan A Family Reunion Vacation

Pages: 133, 134, 135, 136, 138, 141

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How To Plan A Family Reunion Vacation

The Reilings camped in the Midwest, the Wanks celebrated at a Catskills resort, and generations of Baumanns have gathered every four years since 1907. All three families have learned how to make their reunion a bang-up success.

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

Pages: 142, 143, 144, 145, 146

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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.

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Better Homes & Gardens July 1990 Magazine Article: HOW TO ORDER

Page: 147

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HOW TO ORDER

All Better Homes and Gardens Home Plans include a materials list for easy estimating, full outline of specifications, and complete drawings including: exterior elevations; foundation plans showing structural support and type of material; floor plan dimensions for each level; roof plan details; kitchen and bathroom cabinet details; and a money-saving list of energy-efficient specifications.

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

Page: 148

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THE MAN NEXT DOOR

Now that our various lettuce crops are coming on strong, I understand why good times are called "salad days."

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