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updated 10/06/1986 AT 01:00 AM EDT

originally published 10/06/1986 AT 01:00 AM EDT

ON THE COVER 106
Teaming up for a TV movie (and their very first screen smooch ever), old friends Elizabeth Taylor and Robert Wagner laugh a lot as they tell how each supported the other through four decades of Hollywood highs and lows

UP FRONT 38

The bombers of Paris are demanding the release of suspected master terrorist Georges Ibrahim Abdallah

Paul Simon travels to South Africa and returns with a hit LP, Graceland

Gerald Ford hosts a humor conference where most of the jokes are on him

Prosecuting John Landis and the Twilight Zone defendants, Lea (Dragon Lady) D'Agostino faces seven male attorneys in the hottest fight of her career

TUBE 53
He's only 3'11", but CBS' Wizard, David Rappaport, fully intends to overshadow the competition

PAGES 57
What really happened to KAL Flight 007? Ace reporter Seymour Hersh investigates the tragic shoot-down of a civilian airliner by a Soviet fighter

CRITTERS 64
A Cleveland store has gone completely to the dogs, and no one is happier about it than owner Roger Perry

HOST 67
As PBS' funky chronicler of the Karpov-Kasparov world chess championship match, Shelby Lyman has all the right moves

STYLE 79
Coming out from behind the Calvin Klein label, designer Zack Carr sets up shop in Italy and ships home a smash collection

CONTROVERSY 85
A risky experiment, abruptly canceled after 16 deaths, nevertheless provides hope for AIDS victims—a new drug called AZT

TO THE TOP 90
Treat Williams' ex, Dana Delany, sashays into Tom Selleck's Magnum

TRENDS 92
Turning their backs on custom, Valentino, Hermès and others create the designer backpack

ADVENTURE 95
Ace climber David Breashears scampers atop the world's highest peaks to get the best camera angle

WINNERS 105
If Woody Allen made Gone With the Wind, it might resemble Sherman's March—Ross McElwee's filmed search for love in the South

SCREEN 112
Amadeus' F. Murray Abraham again plays the villain, this time with Sean Connery in a medieval whodunit, The Name of the Rose

JOURNEY 114
Norway's Ragnar Thorseth goes Leif Eriksson one better, circumnavigating the globe in a Viking ship

BIO 119
Environmentalist and musician Paul Winter plays pied piper to pilgrims

ARTS 129
With his new wave score, Anthony Davis' X (as in Malcolm X) may be America's first major opera by a black composer

ON THE MOVE 133
Nightwatch's Charlie Rose has temporarily abandoned America's insomniacs to be the last captain aboard the sinking CBS Morning News

INTRODUCING... 139
Thanks to a clever commercial, teenage jeans model Cheryl Pollak finds fame—and even gets to ride in a limo

OVER THERE 140
New coifs for Di and Fergie, Wills gets sheepish, and Maggie is right on target

MAIL 4
PICKS & PANS 13
TAKE ONE 37
STAR TRACKS 61
LOOKOUT 73
CHATTER 142

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