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updated 01/13/1986 AT 01:00 AM EST

originally published 01/13/1986 AT 01:00 AM EST

ON THE COVER 74
In the first of two excerpts from a startling new biography, Ingrid Bergman abandons her husband and daughter for a shaky love affair and a shadowy future with Italian director Roberto Rossellini

UP FRONT 30

Three stories of today's troubled Ethiopia signal the future of that parched land

Phil Donahue floats into his sixth decade at a surprise party launched by wife Mario Thomas

Richard Burton may not yet rest in peace, so long as his widow, Sally, feuds with Liz Taylor over his grave

Uncle Sam sends Willie Nelson seasonal greetings—a bill for more than $2 million in back taxes and penalties

CRIME 45
After carelessly wounding a friend, 16-year-old Keith Kitson puts a gun to his head and kills himself

TUBE 51
In Bleak House, Diana Rigg rejects motherhood; in real life, she embraces it

TEACHER 56
All work and little play makes Deep Springs, in California, the most unusual college in America

PAGES 63
J. Anthony Lukas weaves a tale of three families as they search for Common Ground amid Boston's busing agony

CONTROVERSY 69
After shedding her own stressed-for-success habit, San Francisco's Carol Orsborn starts a (passive) movement called Superwomen's Anonymous

HAPPY 73
A big bird from Washington, D.C. finds a new roost in Eagle, Wis.

POLL 89
Ingrid Bergman's story inspires a PEOPLE questionnaire on sin in the 1980s

MAIN STREET 97
Reba Judkins sweetens the art of street vending as the Candy Lady of Harlem

COPING 101
Singer Teddy Pendergrass tells of his professional comeback despite the paralysis that remains from a near-fatal car crash

VIDEO 106
Michael Douglas, Kathleen Turner and Danny De Vito make MTV magic with The Jewel of the Nile theme

MAIL 4
PICKS & PANS 11
TAKE ONE 29
STAR TRACKS 92
CHATTER 108

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