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updated 08/29/1988 AT 01:00 AM EDT

originally published 08/29/1988 AT 01:00 AM EDT

MAIL 4
PICKS & PANS 13
TAKE ONE 37
STAR TRACKS 101
CHATTER 116

ON THE COVER 74
The nation's wait and the mother's weight were both prodigious, but the moment finally arrived. Now all Britain agrees with proud parents Fergie and Andy—there's no York like the new York

UP FRONT 38

Never mind the goons, the high sticks and the brawling. Hockey is one rough business, as the Great Wayne Gretzky found out when he was traded

Churchgoers in Lubbock, Texas, make claims of a dazzling appearance by the Virgin Mary

Don't be cruel, says grandmother Pat Geiger to the Postal Service as she crusades to put Elvis' stamp on American history

A phantom arsonist ignites fear and paranoia in the once neighborly town of Jefferson, N.H.

SONG 50
Part singer, part sexual phenomenon, Julio Iglesias worries that in America he is still Who-lio?

OLYMPICS 56
World-record holders—and sisters-in-law—Jackie Joyner-Kersee and Florence Griffith Joyner have a golden chance to compare medals next month in Seoul

BIO 67
Conservative firebrand Patrick Buchanan likes to think that he was Right from the Beginning

WORDS 81
All too worried about your health? Author Susan Baur warns against the pitfalls of hypochondria

PARTY 87
Giving way to conventional excess, the Republicans party down with Peter Jennings, Robert Bork, Linda Ellerbee, Dan Rather and Elizabeth Dole

TEACHER 91
Every summer in Camden, Maine, 80-year-old Alice Chalifoux puts her heart into the harp for her students, great and small

SCENE 97
Israeli-born millionaire Michael Dezer brings 1950s America back to life in a Manhattan warehouse

ARTS 107
Some fore-sighted Chicago artists build a wacky miniature-golf course and find they have a hit on their hands

LOOKOUT 113
L.A. girl group J.J. Fad is rockin' the charts with fresh, clean, def-defying rap songs

SCREEN 114
Blob director Chuck Russell brings the goo to a theater near you

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