Table of Contents

updated 02/24/1986 AT 01:00 AM EST

originally published 02/24/1986 AT 01:00 AM EST

ON THE COVER 30
In a controversial first novel, Ronald Reagan's daughter Patti gives an inside peek at the family foibles

UP FRONT 36

Trying to succeed as Herb, the nebbish who's never tasted a Whopper, actor Jon Menick awaits the burger court's decision

An anguished father, Ken Hayden, and a frightened mother, Judith McLean, collide in a test of wills that leaves their small son an orphan

INVENTORS 46
School-age Edisons Suzie Amling, Katie Harding and Jim Wollin strut their stuff in a national contest

MAIN STREET 48
Architect Karl Ermanis and other Minnesotans build a record-breaking popsicle in the shape of a palace

ZZZZ 51
Vice-President George Bush and Pope John Paul II are caught napping—almost

SCREEN 52
Austria's Klaus Maria Brandauer played safari hunter Baron Blixen in Out of Africa; now he's gunning for an Oscar in Hollywood

PAGES 59
In a new book, author Ronald Kessler profiles Adnan Khashoggi, the elusive man behind the billions

STYLE 65
Every day is Mardi Gras in the outrageous masks of Joseph McLaughlin and Mike Stark

COPING 71
Widowed by the devastating 1967 Apollo 1 fire on the launchpad at Cape Canaveral, Martha Chaffee Canfield rebuilt her life with faith, work and time

ON THE JOB 76
Mike, the dog star of Down and Out in Beverly Hills, has critics begging for more

SCENE 78
A Haitian slum dweller, Marie Casimir looks ahead to life after "Baby Doc" Duvalier

82
Family Ties' Michael J. Fox and Tracy Pollan discover that when puppy love wags its tail, viewers come running

TO THE TOP 89
Fledgling record producer Steven Gottlieb has a hit with his first disc, a collection of TV show themes from the '50s and '60s

ARTS 93
Grandma Layton draws on long-hidden talent to cure her depression and win critical acclaim

WINNERS 99
Woodbury, Conn.'s favorite feline, Fred, is booked for life by a library of loyal friends

VIDEO 100
Cambodian refugee Linn Yann becomes a spelling-bee champ—and inspires a TV movie

MAIL 4
PICKS & PANS 9
TAKE ONE 29
STAR TRACKS 66
LOOKOUT 96
CHATTER 102

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