People Puzzle

updated 04/02/1979 AT 01:00 AM EST

originally published 04/02/1979 AT 01:00 AM EST

The names of 20 prominent people are hidden in the maze of letters. How many can you find by consulting the brief clues? The names read forward, backward, up, down or diagonally, are always in a straight line and never skip letters. We have started you off by circling STARR, the answer to 1 in the diagram. The names may overlap and letters may be used more than once, but not all of the letters will be used. Super PEOPLE sleuths should be able to identify 15 or more names. Answers in next week's issue.


1. Bearded Beatle
2. Carter's Illinois critic
3. Starbuck's Steeler
4. Baby by herself
5. Pretty baby not by herself
6. Previously a Previn
7. Beautiful Noise-maker
8. He was game in Quintet
9. Captain of Trekkies' soul
10. Betty Ford's ghostwriter
11. The compleat gambler
12. Tennessee Johnny
13. The Man in Manila
14. The loneliest POW
15. The richest Philly
16. Gena's John
17. Back to Cat
18. Dr. Watson by decree
19. TV sergeant (ret.)
20. 1979 Oscar emcee

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