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updated 04/22/1985 at 01:00 AM EST

originally published 04/22/1985 01:00AM

ON THE COVER 90
Strong and sexy—that's the side James Garner shows as the hero of the CBS miniseries Space, but in a rare interview he reveals the obstacles (physical and emotional distress) he had to overcome to become Hollywood's last real man

UP FRONT 42

Wham! becomes the first major rock group to tour China

After six years in prison, Gary Dotson goes free when the woman who accused him of rape admits that she made up the story

Senators Gary Hart (D-Colorado) and Bill Cohen (R-Maine) cross party lines to write a novel together

Chicago's most collected artist is baglady Lee Godie

HAPPY 57
When Koko the gorilla talks, psychologist Penny Patterson and ape fans everywhere listen

VIETNAM 63
Ten years after the fall of Saigon, evacuation pilot Robert Hedrix looks back in dismay

IN THE MONEY 67
Charlie Carr's Sole Sucker sandals let your feet go topless

SEQUEL 68
In the twilight of his career as Jethro Tull's flamboyant flutist, Ian Anderson plays a new tune as the owner of a Scottish salmon farm

TRENDS 73
Mike Maddox keeps Kareem Abdul-Jabbar hopping with his Heavyrope

TROUBLE 79
Archbishop Torkhom Manoogian learns to watch the birdy

SCENE 85
A large crowd turns out to look at small plants as a $1 million bonsai collection finds a home in Montreal

WINNERS 89
Twiggy takes top honors at the ugly dog contest

STYLE 98
Billy Idol, Cher, Grace Jones and Tom Cruise show America the best way to tress

PAGES 106
Though facing age and eviction, poet Allen Ginsberg remains unbeaten

MEDICS 111
Through a "cool" new laser, three Los Angeles doctors seek to make bypass surgery passé

ON THE JOB 121
Finding time alone isn't a problem for Jim Harper and Marilyn Muse, husband-and-wife rangers in Yosemite National Park

ON THE MOVE 131
Eileen Brennan beats a pill addiction with a new outlook and a new TV series

OUT OF THE PAST 135
Once famed as the Singing Nun, the woman they called "Sister Smile" takes her own life

MAIN STREET 136
Forsooth and gadzooks! Detroit autoworker Bob Irwin moonlights as a knight in shining armor

MAIL 10

PICKS & PANS 13

NBC tries out a high school drama series, The Best Times...

Robin (Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous) Leach fills the airwaves with syrupy, silly specials...

Steve Guttenberg and Bubba Smith are back on the comedy beat in Police Academy 2...

Novelist William Kotzwinkle continues the saga of E.T...

Nobody Wants to Be Alone is Crystal Gayle's latest musical pronouncement

TAKE ONE 41

STAR TRACKS 80

Telly Savalas, Donald O'Connor and Red Buttons shoot Alice in Wonderland

Princess Margaret gets caught in the act

Oliver Reed will wed his 20-year-old sweetheart

CHATTER 138

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