People Puzzle

updated 04/20/1981 AT 01:00 AM EST

originally published 04/20/1981 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 DOWN, 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. She digs the Sphinx
2. Top tiller of U.S. soil
3. The 53rd hostage
4. South African transplanter
5. Mario's man
6. Signora of story and scent
7. Unsinkable 42nd Street star
8. Restless defender
9. The Thin Man's wife
10. Sire of Man, Woman & Child
11. Louis Malle's "C"
12. RR's Vegas buddy
13. Liz's man
14. A woman called Moses
15. Barnum of Broadway
16. Bubbly opera impresaria
17. Late-late singing girl next door
18. Mork's flame
19. Behaving foolishly
20. Ingmar's changing ex

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