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UPDATED 01/16/1984 at 01:00 AM EST Originally published 01/16/1984 at 01:00 AM EST

ON THE COVER 22
Dennis Wilson, the Beach Boys' drummer and perennial adolescent, drowns in Marina del Rey after a day of partying and a lifetime of summer

UP FRONT 28

In a no-frills (by royal standards) civil ceremony, Princess Caroline rushes into marriage with an Italian playboy

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar drops his guard in the twilight of a great—but stormy—basketball career

STAGE 36
A nice Jewish girl in Yentl, Amy Irving is a woman of wiles in Heartbreak House

COUPLES 46
Esther and Richard Shapiro's spicy formula for sex and scandal created a TV Dynasty, but their real lives would never wash as a soap

JOCKS 54
Triathletes and identical twins Sylviane and Patricia Puntous have the most together sister act in sports

ARTS 56
Architect Craig Yerkes is the master builder of birdcages

TROUBLE 63
Alana wants him home, but she's not the only blonde in husband Rod Stewart's life

MEDICS 68
Dr. Jorge O'Leary loses his job by sympathizing with striking copper miners, so now he's treating them for free

WINNERS 72
Two Chicagoans crack the novelty food market with Diamond Jacks, candied popcorn with a $10,000 twist

SCENE 74
There's just one problem as Sarajevo, Yugoslavia prepares to host the Winter Olympics—no snow

SEQUEL 78
The Who's Golden Boy, Roger Daltrey, now sings the praises of Shakespeare

ON THE JOB 81
Someone is opening President Reagan's mail, and her name is Anne Higgins

TUBE 87
Roxanna Zal, 14, and Ted Danson break a TV taboo as incest is spotlighted on ABC

STYLE 92
For some men, getting dressed means donning a skirt

MAIL 4

PICKS & PANS 7

Jean Stapleton stars in an NBC TV movie about women workers on strike, and Bill Moyers goes to his Texas hometown to launch a PBS documentary series

Clint Eastwood returns as Dirty Harry in Sudden Impact and, no, he hasn't become a pacifist

Renata Adler experiments productively with fiction forms in Pitch Dark

A surprising musical soul gets bared in Adam Ant's Strip

TAKE ONE 21

STAR TRACKS 43
Bette and Mick click
Charlton Heston in Beirut
Mystery man Richard Gere

PEOPLE PUZZLE 84

CHATTER 94

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