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updated 02/16/1987 AT 01:00 AM EST

originally published 02/16/1987 AT 01:00 AM EST

ON THE COVER 24
As his legions of fans mourn Liberace's death, his friends tell of his unending generosity as well as the long-held secrets of his painful private life

UP FRONT 32
Housewife Beulah Lund turns bag lady to seek and spread the brutal truth about the homeless, while ex-fashion model Ivy Nicholson, now a drifter, endures the streets of San Francisco

CONTROVERSY 38
Tom Tizzard creates an explosive protest with his pistol-shaped telephone

SCENE 41
Gallery owner Leo Castelli artfully deals himself and his painters—Jasper Johns, Roy Lichtenstein, Frank Stella and Robert Rauschenberg—a blockbuster party

TO THE TOP 46
If the stars on Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous had the money, they'd live like host Robin Leach

DISCOVERY 51
When in the course of human events it becomes necessary to prove that a dusty copy of the Declaration of Independence is the real thing, John Pierce is up to the job

TUBE 52

Ann-Margret and Claudette Colbert go gunning with money, murder and revenge in the TV version of Dominick Dunne's book The Two Mrs. Grenvilles; but the real wife-shoots-husband story behind the controversial NBC miniseries packs even more astonishing revelations

From Gable to the Grenvilles, from silent movies to TV miniseries, Claudette Colbert has done everything but slow down

TROUBLE 75
Deep Throat's Linda Lovelace Marchiano has put the horrors of her pornographic past behind her, but now she faces a life-threatening liver transplant

SEQUEL 79
Roy Whetstine entrusts his rock to master cutter John Robinson. Now, divided it stands as the greatest sapphire ever

PARTY 83
Pam Dawber and Mark Harmon (who sat together), Bruce Willis and Cybill Shepherd (who didn't), and dozens of other glitter-bearers made up this year's squad of Golden Globe trotters

ARTS 88
Once known as the top model Veruschka, Vera Lehndorff now blends her nude body into real surroundings with artist partner Holger Trülzsch

INTRODUCING...93
Pat MacDonald and Barbara Kooyman of Timbuk 3 have seen the future and it is bright

ON THE JOB 95
Currency trader Steve Peras turns the diving dollar into profit for his bank

LOOKOUT 98
Lisa Nichols can't knit, but her whimsical sweaters are keeping celebs in stitches

ON THE MOVE 101
Andrew and Fergie rent their sort-of dream house after Queen Elizabeth vetoes their first choice

MAIL 4
PICKS & PANS 9
TAKE ONE 23
CHATTER 102

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