April 30, 2016   
BEAUTY
Uber-super-duper celebrity and film publicist Peggy Siegal gives Delia von Neuschatz the full rundown on "The Power of Being Well Groomed." It's all in the details, details, details ...
GUEST DIARY
Julie Baumgold's A Goblet of Poison; Fairy Tales of Manhattan. Today's story: "The Platinum Hamburger; the Tinder Box." A soldier walks into a swank restaurant, meets a Manhattan lady of means; and things happens unexpectedly.
PARTY PICTURES
The Versailles Foundation's annual black tie benefit dinner; The annual "Tulip Party" to benefit The Fund for Park Avenue; The Society of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center's Health Education Seminar and Luncheon.
HOUSE
Sian, Lesley, and JH visit a man of our times, Rio Hamilton, in his SoHo loft.
GUEST DIARY
LIZ SMITH: Happy Birthday, To You, Ann-Margret!
SOCIAL DIARY
Sunny and chilly day in New York, the Michael's jam packed including Lady Gaga's mother; plus Sandra Lee and Lisa Fuld telling me about City of Hope's upcoming luncheon; and Tuesday night's Orpheus Gala.
GUEST DIARY
Schulenberg's Page, New York, Part LVII. Ever curious, always with
sketchbook in hand, Bob meets the most interesting people (he even dines with Harper Lee!) while taking in the nightlife of the '60s.
GUEST DIARY
LIZ SMITH: A New Book Tells How The Queen of Hollywood and the King Of Pop Became Such Good Friends.
SOCIAL DIARY
Sunny day, April showers in the late afternoon, chilly at night. So much going on in the philanthropic social season, honoring philanthropist and mayor Michael Bloomberg at the Architectural League, and 8 starsincluding our incomparable Ms. Liz, honored by the New Jewish Home.
GUEST DIARY
LIZ SMITH: Wednesday's Wasabi Wrap: The Ruin of Johnny Manziel ... Beyonce's Bitter "Lemonade" ... "Shame of Thrones?" And just who IS "Becky with the Good Hair?"
PARTY PICTURES
New Yorkers for Children's annual Spring Dinner Dance; AMNH's 6th Annual Spring Environmental Lecture and Luncheon; The New York Botanical Garden's Conservatory Ball Leadership Luncheon; The Sixth Annual Brooklyn Artists Ball.
HOUSE
Big Old Houses. John achieves a lifelong wish, to view the interiors of
the Duke Mansion on 78th and Fifth from bottom to top, and is not disappointed.
GUEST DIARY
LIZ SMITH: Watching Movies, New and Old — "The Huntsman" Dazzles ... "Possession" Made Me Crazy and Sleepy!
SOCIAL DIARY
Beautiful weekend in New York. A dinner for Hillie Mahoney and her riveting memoir; plus Oceana's gala dinner at the Four Seasons, and the New York Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Children luncheon at the Pierre.
GUEST DIARY
Jill Krementz, NYSD's Associate Editor, covers a publication party for 
Andrew Solomon and his  brilliant new book: "Far & Away" published this  week by Scribner.
GUEST DIARY
LIZ SMITH: The First Time Ever I Saw Her Face — Barbra Streisand, 1962.   Also — Sheila Nevins ... "Cagney" ... and the 50th Anniversary of "Mame."
ACROSS THE WORLD
Jeanne Lawrence's San Francisco Social Diary: The Oscar de la Renta Gala and the California Pacific Medical Center 2020 Gala.
GUEST DIARY
Jesse Kornbluth has a few thoughts about Passover
and Katz's Delicatessen and a new book called "Eating Delancey." Even if you're not into the pastrami, or you're controlling yourself, you'll like the Joan Rivers paragraph about Jewish cuisine.
HOUSE
Sian, Lesley, and JH revisit their 2010 interview with
furniture and interior designer Laura Kirar in her eclectic apartment on the Upper East Side.
GUEST DIARY
LIZ SMITH: Did "The Boss" Fire Melissa McCarthy's Box-Office? Also — Drew Barrymore ... Gloria and Anderson.
SOCIAL DIARY
A bright sunny day and heavy traffic required some walking and some buses, seeing how Mother Nature (and the neighbors) are dressing up the neighborhood. Plus a note of history of Yorkville.
GUEST DIARY
Schulenberg's Page: New York, Part LVI. Bob moves to a new apartment on
East 83rd Street and finds a new part of town.
GUEST DIARY
LIZ SMITH: Thursday's Tossed Salad: Happy Birthday, Queen Elizabeth ... Drinking With Shakespeare ... Doris Roberts ... Quest magazine celebrates Philanthropy ... Missing Joan Rivers; Now More Than Ever.

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Across the World

Miami Social Diary. Foreign Capital: Miami State of Mind.

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Guest Diary

Liz Smith: A Tell-All-Your-Friends Triumph...

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Dining

A time for indoor pursuits, warm cocktails, and comfort food.

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Philanthropy

Silda Wall Spitzer Does the Right Thing.

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NYSD Beauty

NYSD Beauty offers best luxury products from around the globe

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Calendar

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House

NYSD House visits KleinReid, a ceramics studio by James Klein and David Reid.

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Gallery

A section of JH's city pics are now available for purchase.

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Art Set

The Art Set: Art & Food

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Travel

Notes of Paris, Provence and Cannes.

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The List / Cameo

Browse all the faces and names that matter.

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Social History

Chapter XXXI: Palm Beach 1966-1967