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updated 06/30/1986 at 01:00 AM EDT

originally published 06/30/1986 01:00AM

ON THE COVER 28
After looking through the keyhole at X-rated America, a government commission under Ed Meese concludes that pornography fuels sex crimes—and that burns Hugh Hefner and others

UP FRONT 34

Sting, U2, Peter Gabriel, Bob Geldof and some of rock's finest voices serenade Amnesty International

Half a century after he tooted in the Swing Era, the great Benny Goodman and his clarinet fall silent

SCREEN 44
As Tom Cruise's buddy in Top Gun, Anthony Edwards steals scenes and the heart of co-star Meg Ryan

ADVENTURE 49
Explorer Ann Bancroft tops the world with an arctic first

BONUS BOOK 54
Henry Ford dropped his first wife after he started an affair with Cristina Austin; chucked Cristina after starting an affair with Kathy DuRoss—and chose his wedding date with DuRoss on the advice of an astrologer and a Ouija board. The concluding excerpt from a new book by Robert Lacey

KIN 71
Amos Wilder, Thornton's brother, is the oldest surviving player of Wimbledon's Centre Court

TROUBLE 72
Brideshead debauchery is revisited at Oxford with the drug-related death of Guinness heiress Olivia Channon

PAGES 82
Vikram Seth's rhyming novel, The Golden Gate, spans the gap between pop and culture

STYLE 84
June brides break the dress code with new, outrageously sassy designs

OOPS! 88
Prince Charles' rambunctious polo pony causes a royal uprising

ON THE JOB 90
She's fashion's glamorous new cover girl, but Monika Schnarre, 15, has never even had a date

TO THE TOP 97
Writer Paula Gosling's bloodthirsty thriller becomes Fair Game for Sly Stallone's Cobra

ON THE MOVE 101
Even Karate Kid II can't match the real-life saga of Ralph Macchio's veteran co-star Noriyuki (Pat) Morita

SEQUEL 106
Ghetto priest George Clements, a pastor who preaches self-help, rebuilds from disaster with the aid of people who care

MAIL 4
PICKS & PANS 9
TAKE ONE 27
STAR TRACKS 76
CHATTER 108

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