ON THE COVER 118
Pregnant again but courting mounting disfavor in Britain, the Duchess of York—Fergie to you—is taking heat for her casual commitment to motherhood, an indecorous yen for making a pound and a distressing indifference to her public's expectations

UP FRONT 62-72

Outraged by a little boy's abduction, St. Joseph, Minn., keeps the vigil with Jacob Wetterling's family

Sally Field, Dolly Parton, Shirley MacLaine and Daryl Hannah are all hearts and flowers at the Steel Magnolias premiere

Friends disclose that Amanda Blake, Gunsmoke's Miss Kitty, died not of cancer but AIDS

PEOPLE writer Ron Arias turns Red Baron in an air-combat dogfight

STAGE 77
Sting takes to the Broadway stage—and gets stung

ARTS 78
Architect Maya Lin creates a moving memorial to civil rights martyrs

TUBE 83
Putting divorce from David Cassidy and years of bad parts behind her, Kay Lenz makes an Emmy-winning comeback

DREAMERS 87
No chance of Drugstore Cowboy writer James Fogle going Hollywood—he's in stir

SONG 99
Former Clash guitarist Mick Jones is back and he's B.A.D.

COPING 103
Denise Horn and her daughter Erica, 11, learn to live with Erica's transplanted heart

CONTROVERSY 109
Antiabortion leader Randall Terry speaks out defiantly from a Georgia prison

SEQUEL 131
Tommy Sands, Dee Clark, Ernie K-Doe, now in obscurity, could be candidates for Joey Dee's home for old rockers

TRIBUTE 151
Pianist Vladimir Horowitz's genius is stilled

BIO 152
Twenty-one years after My Lai, former Lt. William Calley has found peace and prosperity; not all the veterans of Charlie Company are so lucky

MONEY 161
Tough-talking A.L. Williams has built a multimillion-dollar insurance company; some say he's a ruthless cult leader

LOOKOUT 168
Comic Tamayo Otsuki is more than just another Japanese import

WINNERS 171
In defense of her late husband's reputation, Lillie Albertson teaches the FBI a $170,000 lesson in honesty

TO THE TOP 176
Italian artist Mario Merz astonishes New Yorkers with igloos, alligators and a singular raincoat

MAIL 8
PICKS & PANS 23
TAKE ONE 61
STAR TRACKS 117
HOST 149
TRENDS 175
CHATTER 178