According to the Wikipedia:
Desert Magazine (1937-1985) was a monthly regional publication based in Palm Desert, California near Palm Springs. Desert Magazine was founded, edited and published (1937-1958) by Randall Henderson (1888-1970). The magazine focused on the desert country of the Southwestern United States and Northwestern Mexico, and covered such subjects as travel, history, mining, geology, human interest, wildlife, river running, exploration, and prospecting.
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