updated 09/05/1983 AT 01:00 AM EDT

originally published 09/05/1983 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 BASIE, 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. Noble jazzman
2. Johnny's pal—and not Ed or Doc
3. Lady of the Lost Ark
4. Zelig's shrink
5. Yellowbeard's coarse comic...
6. ...and his partner
7. Mrs. Starr
8. Candy's man
9. D.C. Murder plotter
10. New Jersey salutes him
11. He wrote The Price of Power...
12. ...about him
13. Toot, toot, Tootsie
14. She can stand the heat
15. Briefinggate budgeteer
16. Standing pat in white bucks
17. Is the doc a Godplayer?
18. Mordant satirist
19. He nailed the most homers
20. As a writer, he's kosher

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