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updated 12/01/1986 at 01:00 AM EST

originally published 12/01/1986 01:00AM

ON THE COVER 44
Fasten your cinch belts: It's time for our seventh annual accounting of fashion's most torrid—and horrid. Our all-star (and merciless) panel of judges—among them Jackie Collins, Max Headroom, the Rev. Jerry Falwell and Frank Zappa—appraises the style of personalities like Elton John

CRITTERS 62
A bull moose and a Hereford cow fall in love—and find themselves on the horns of a dilemma

WINNERS 65
For two five-dollar bills, gem broker Roy Whetstine comes home with the biggest crystal star sapphire ever found—and a possible 23-million-percent return on his investment

SCREEN 69
Gone With the Wind's Butterfly McQueen takes time off from her job as a playground monitor in Harlem to film The Mosquito Coast with Harrison Ford

HAPPY 76
After one painting sold for millions, Pop Art's dark horse James Rosenquist has a bright future

TEENS 81
Counselor Ron Johnson says boys who become fathers are the neglected resource in teenage pregnancies

TO THE TOP 89
In the Emmy race, the smart money paid off on bookie-turned-actor John Karlen, of Cagney & Lacey

RADIO 115
Known as Truckin' Bozo, deejay Dale Sommers has a handle on listeners like Mississippi Lady, Jailbird and Possum Breath

SONG 121
A Canadian pied piper named Raffi enthralls kids on both sides of the border

TUBE 127
A dozen years after losing a leg to bone cancer, Ted Kennedy Jr. authorizes a TV movie about his courageous fight

COUPLES 134
A pair of (literary) lions from Detroit named Roger and Pam Stanton achieve their goals through football

STAGE 139
With A Little Like Magic and an inspiring behind-the-scenes story, Diane Dupuy and her puppeteers cast a spell on Broadway

SEQUEL 146
Now a grandmother, Linda Brown Smith, whose name is enshrined in a historic U.S. Supreme Court case, continues the battle to desegregate the Topeka school system

CRIME 154
Sean Sellers, 17, says he was under the thrall of Satanism when he killed his parents as they slept

SPLIT 162
Guitar star Eric Clapton gains baby, loses wife

COPING 167
Shot in the head by hijackers, survivor Jackie Nink Pflug works to overcome every airline passenger's worst nightmare

ON THE MOVE 173
Nigerian pop star Fela Anikulapo Kuti has abandoned polygamy but not politics

HOST 180
This Thanksgiving, Americans can go truly native at Reuben Silverbird's restaurant in New York

MAIL 6
PICKS & PANS 11
TAKE ONE 43
LOOKOUT 111
STAR TRACKS 152
CHATTER 182

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