People Puzzle

updated 12/07/1981 AT 01:00 AM EST

originally published 12/07/1981 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 DEREK, 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. Tarzan's belle
2. Economic maven
3. Consumers' friend
4. Ringo's star
5. New York post-man
6. Moscow's Haig
7. White House china syndrome
8. Greek actress-politician
9. Dynasty's first lady
10. Received kudos for Cujo
11. Feminist in second stage
12. Chicago's literary listener
13. Rocky's girl
14. Recording America's last days
15. Soprano of amazing grace
16. Theater restaurateur
17. Ursine coach
18. Watergater turned novelist
19. 86-year-old blueswoman
20. From rock to Torch songs

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