Cities: Blissful Are They That Give

The citizens of no other nation give so generously as Americans, but it I still hurts a little bit. Most painless way yet has been discovered by the Combined Arts of San Diego (COMBO), a group of resolute citizens dedicated to resuscitating the city's cultural activities.

COMBO'S prescription is to ask mer chants and well-to-do residents to do nate virtually anything they can part with—except cash. Individuals are in vited to turn over their summer homes when they do not plan to use them. As for businesses, airlines are asked to give away empty...

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