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Monitor Archive for November 12, 1986
Studies hint at better ways to head off child abuse. Child abuse is a difficult problem, affecting 1 million American children a year. But studies s...
Many hard-pressed US farmers resorting to direct marketing. Skipping middlemen puts more cash, sooner, in producers' pockets
Despite rain, Southern harvest and farmers' futures are bleak. The farming business once ran entirely on handshake credit - now that has stopped
Beef industry cuts the fat out, as new marketing takes off
Shoring up US credibility in Mideast seen as antiterrorist tool
Unraveling the mysteries of meringue
Dressed to fill. No longer pretentious and over-preened, pheasant takes center table in humble homes.
Ham country's best. Mahogany-colored, salty, unforgettable: Smithfield graces the Southern table.
As easy as pie? Who ever said pie was easy? Every one you make is a work of art.
Life without lumps. Whipping and churning your way to smoother mashed potatoes.
Company's coming! Holiday entertaining can be joyous and easy--with the right recipes.
Humanitarianism tempered with politics
The `unquestioned truths'. Author James Carroll talks about Ireland, war, and national identity
Novel evokes dreamlike stillness before Holocaust nightmare
Decisions within decisions: the good citizen's quandary
New members of the nuclear weapons club
Education: a broader view
Thinking the `unthinkable' - Indo-US security ties
... the community's role
Walking shoes - a market that could outrun running shoes
Some funds' fancy claims of rates are becoming more reliable
The first Thanksgiving. Not Plymouth, but Tidewater?
The first Thanksgiving. Ducks instead of turkeys?
Drama documents road back from drug addiction
ARCHITECTURE inspired by ART. Frank Gehry's highly original designs are showcased in an offbeat, touring exhibition
A TV mystery that's phony but fun
Experimental plays with ideas ride hospitable `Next Wave'
No mileposts in divine Life
EC sanctions Syria
US dealing with Iran heightens Syria-Iran tensions. US said to undercut Syria's role as Mideast power broker
W. Germany's conservatives looking strong before '87 election
Nicaragua's tribunals sidestep confines of outmoded judicial code
The quintessential London cabbie: just call him `intrepid'. Drivers tackle daunting tests and maze of roads
Filipino military tests the limits of its power
S. Korea's Chun has edge over opposition. President capitalizes on opposition's growing divisiveness
US divestment bankrupts aid programs for S. Africa blacks. Pullouts seem to have no influence on Pretoria policy
China warms up the environment for its frustrated foreign investors
Largent a great catch and catcher for Seattle; Bears napping?
Tagging along with a favorite funny lady
They had Larry, Tony, and `the train'
From the turnpike: New England woods
The most fun we'd ever had
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