Table of Contents

updated 06/22/1981 AT 01:00 AM EDT

originally published 06/22/1981 AT 01:00 AM EDT

On the Cover 26
Getting Lady Di to the church on time will take a glass coach, a few million dollars, help from an entourage of equerries and her Prince Charming's family

Up Front 32

Brian Katz puts a $147,000 roof over his head with a $100 raffle ticket

Citizens in Centralia, Pa. are getting hot under the collar as a coal mine fire spreads under the town

On the Move 41
Metric system foe Seaver Leslie wants no part of a world which would have Peter Piper pick 8.809 liters of pickled peppers

Adventure 45
South African John Varty has bulldozed through changes to save Africa's wildlife

Medics 49
Beth Ellis helps perform operations but she's no doctor; she's a surgeon's assistant

Host 59
Sports nutritionist Marilyn Peterson advises on the feeding of champions

To the Top 65
Though a ladykiller in Sly Stallone's new movie, Rutger Hauer misses his girl back home in Holland

Bio 69
An inquiry into the life of John Lennon's killer explores the conflicting identities of Mark David Chapman

Teacher 80
New Right headmaster Robert Thoburn preaches the virtues of the Bible and the dollar

Jocks 84
Sprinter Evelyn Ashford hopes the pot at the end of her comeback trail holds Olympic gold

Couples 90
Susan Ford and Chuck Vance, her secret (Service) suitor, discuss their courtship

Body 95
For Jill Clayburgh and Candy Bergen, a Pilates workout means blood, sweat and physical fitness

In His Own Words 98
The Reagan defense buildup, author James Fallows charges, will lead to less bang for more buck

Arts 103
Alvin Ailey's comic ballerina Marilyn Banks gets laughs in spite of herself

Lookout 108

Crime 113
Does the Mafia come between you and your Calvins? Jeans sleuth Rocky Pomerance thinks so

Over the Tube 119
James Best, Dukes of Hazzard's Sheriff Rosco, says he owes it all to Burt Reynolds

Mail 4

People Picks & Pans 10

Stockard Channing's back as a deaf stunt woman and Walter Cronkite as a science-series anchorman

James Bond returns in License Renewed, a welcome new 007 novel

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers' LP Hard Promises was worth the wait

In The Legend of the Lone Ranger, newcomer Klinton Spilsbury dons the heroic mantle and the mask in noble style

Hostel hopping isn't for everyone, but you don't really have to be a wayfaring youth

Star Tracks 53

George Bush fetes Superman

Björn Borg aces Chris Evert Lloyd

Princess Caroline dates Bobby Shriver

Glen Campbell's new girl is a kicker

Lena Home, Lauren Bacall and Jane Lapotaire are Broadway's women of the year

Just call Camelot's Harris Sir Richard

People Puzzle 116

Chatter 122

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