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Monitor Archive for November 13, 1987
Bisques and wickets: the ABCs of croquet
US firm scores against Japanese giant. As competitiveness becomes a focus for cutting the US trade deficit, a ruling against a Japanese corporate gi...
Ducking politics, leader talks business. INTERVIEW WITH LOUIS FARRAKHAN
Air Force to test for radon gas at bases worldwide
Alcohol addiction raised as a defense in legal actions. Issue is whether alcoholism is an illness or a character defect
Tightening the reins on US intelligence. The Iran-contra affair has spawned Senate sentiment for bills that would ensure tough congressional oversig...
Making deadbeat dads and students pay up in Massachusetts
Weak dollar brightens trade picture. American export rise creates jobs
News In Brief
The lilt of Jamaica
Democracy - sometimes it can bring you to tears
Learning lessons from China's missionary schools. Scholars see interest in liberal arts education legacy
Brazil's nuclear secret
International law in the Gulf
More than a quick fix
Religion in world politics
US report card puts pressure on the airlines to arrive on time
Stockbrokers' Sam Spade runs down investors who skip out. Credit clearinghouse extra busy after October margin squeeze
Some books for enthusiasts
Author discovers what it's like to be among the `cat-owned'
Knitting pizazz! This ancient craft has a thoroughly modern look these days as designers experiment with vibrant colors, unusual textures, and natur...
Freeze Frames. A weekly update of film releases.
Nolte displays versatility as ex-con-turned-playwright
Wit and music by a P.D.Q. Bach gone pop. And - a well-acted romantic comedy, sentimental and trendy
World-class chess as a spectator sport. PBS televises analysis of Kasparov-Karpov match
Finding health in God
High tech wins out in duel in the sun. SOLAR POWER ROLLS ON
Opposition leader forms new party
Extradition law injects sour note into Anglo-Irish ties
UN chief: fed up with Iran? He may drop peace efforts over Iran's foot-dragging
On the hustings with Kim Dae Jung. S. KOREA CROWD PLEASER
All eyes on US to put its financial house in order
Anglo-Irish agreement hits two-year mark. Accord keeps sides talking, but hasn't built bridge authors envisioned
Brown emerging as Heisman favorite; bowl bids go out this weekend
Aspen. Winter fun for skiers and nonskiers alike
Costa del Sol--an affordable spot in sunny Spain
Attacking the Eiger - on skis. At Grindelwald resort, skiers ride up cog railways, take in the views, then glide down across vast glaciers
Jungle vacation in Costa Rica. There's no TV, radio, newspapers, or telephone. But here's an exciting chance to live the vicarious life of a Roger T...
New England ski resorts come of age
Taos. On these trails even experts can benefit from a few lessons
Bargain packages for the weekend traveler
Otherwise, what is snow for?
The oldest two-wheeler we know
Chess on grass. There's a newcomer to the sports world: intercollegiate croquet, a game that demands a keen eye, and a sharp stroke, and mental pois...
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