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UPDATED 03/05/1984 at 01:00 AM EST Originally published 03/05/1984 at 01:00 AM EST

10TH ANNIVERSARY

TOP CELEBS OF THE DECADE

RICHARD NIXON
Washed out by Watergate 74

PATTY HEARST
From bank robber to suburban housewife 76

FARRAH FAWCETT
A new kind of love goddess 78

JOHN TRAVOLTA
He found Astaire-way to stardom 80

LOUISE BROWN
The miracle child of science 82

KHOMEINI
Ungodly acts from a man of God 85

JOHN LENNON
Pioneer of a generation's rite of passage 86

PRINCESS DIANA
She smiled and a fairy tale came to life 88

JANE FONDA
Working out reshaped her image 94

RONALD REAGAN
Leadership and luck overrode his setbacks 96

ESSAY
Of streakers, palimony and the Me Decade 98

WORDS
PEOPLE'S pearls, from Ali to Zubin 121

GALLERY
Best pictures of the decade 128

STAR TRACKS
Dog days and bubble-bath nights 152

SEQUEL
Past celebs come back for a bow 168

LOOKOUT
Who's made it and who's about to 194

DATING GAME
A maze of celebrity romances 272

PICKS & PANS 13

PUZZLE 148

UP FRONT 48

With his Olympic gold in the downhill, brash Bill Johnson becomes America's latest (anti) hero

Air guitarists Michael Moffitt and John McKenna rock with no strings attached

It's smooth skating for the stage's new mother-and-daughter act: Chita Rivera and Liza Minnelli in The Rink

ON THE JOB 211
In Harlem, Mother Clara Hale gives infant drug addicts a fighting chance

STAGE 217
Richard Burton's daughter, Kate, wins the heart of Broadway and an offstage proposal to play the role of wife

COPING 223
Joan Mondale finds campaigning for husband Fritz a lonely but fulfilling march across the heartland

HAPPY 233
Children of all ages wind up at Nathan Cohen's tiny toy store, the Last Wound-Up

PAGES 239
Fup. Jim Dodge's book about a drinking duck, feathers the author's nest with $50,000

TEACHER 243
Theodore Sizer has a simple plan to improve high schools: make them voluntary

BIO 253
Fugitive director Roman Polanski is determined, at long last, to explain himself—and would like to settle accounts with America

SONG 261
Britain's Billy Idol turns his pose as a menacing punk to profit

COUPLES 265
Minneapolis Police Chief Anthony Bouza defends a surprise lawbreaker—his activist wife, Erica

CAMPAIGN '84 271
In Emmetsburg, Iowa the bizarre Cess Poll tells which candidates are flush

MAIL 4

TAKE ONE 47

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