People Puzzle

UPDATED 05/19/1980 at 01:00 AM EDT Originally published 05/19/1980 at 01:00 AM EDT

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 SILLS, 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. Bubbly warbler
2. Eating like a child
3. His jacket is enshrined
4. Astaire's young intended
5. TV's Poldark
6. Exiled Polish director
7. Anchor if Chancellor's away
8. Controversial Nobel physicist
9. Yiddish author
10. She spells it with a Z
11. Indiana's liberal senator
12. Chicago conductor
13. Fake M.D., real writer
14. White Shadow's coach
15. Oaklander raiding L.A.
16. She reports to Lou
17. Tax adviser
18. Famed Hair choreographer
19. Puckish Olympic coach
20. Split with Dino in 1956

Answers to May 12 Puzzle

1. Victor Borge
2. Ben Civiletti
3. Ilie Nastase
4. Meryl Streep
5. Carroll Righter
6. Mae West
7. Al Hirt
8. Ayatollah Khomeini
9. Larry King
10. Alfred Kahn
11. Alan Bates
12. Larry Pressler
13. Linda Gray
14. Mark Roth
15. Sissy Spacek
16. Lily Tomlin
17. Harold Robbins
18. Mary McCarthy
19. Dorothy Hamill
20. Kienast quintuplets

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