Table of Contents

updated 12/12/1994 AT 01:00 AM EST

originally published 12/12/1994 AT 01:00 AM EST

UP FRONT

48 When the pain from chemotherapy became unbearable, cancer patient Billy Best took flight

52 Sixties peacenik turned yuppie salesman Jerry Rubin was a study in radical transformation

54 Do you see your waiter coming and going—simultaneously? You must be dining at Twins

56 Baby Matthew Dulles de Bara had a secret flight plan—for a premature, airborne arrival

SEQUEL 61
Happiness eludes Beirut hostage Frank Reed

SPLIT 67
Jean-Claude Van Damme gets sued for divorce

IN THE MONEY 69
Sheri Poe's shoe business supports women's feet—and issues

REUNION 73
With the help of a computer bulletin board, Jeanette Pyden finds her long-lost siblings

WEDDING 76
Clark Johnson of Homicide gets a new partner: his bride, Heather Salmon

TO THE TOP 79
Late Night's Andy Richter is now an audience fave

OUT OF THE PAST 82
Mary Ellin Barrett recalls her dad, Irving Berlin

ON THE MOVE 89
Malcolm-Jamal Warner discovers life after Cosby

STAGE 95
Veteran comic Shecky Greene battled depression, drugs and booze—and won

CRIME 99
Stephanie Baker decided to solve her marriage woes by murdering her stepson Scotty

CONTROVERSY 105
Ken Hamblin wants to outshout Rush Limbaugh

EXPECTING 109
Daniel Day-Lewis and Isabelle Adjani infanticipate

SPIRIT 111
After an affair wrecked his career as a gospel singer, Michael English builds a new life in pop

TUBE 115
Patti D'Arbanville-Quinn settles in at New York Undercover

TROUBLE 121
Brian Evans mimicked Casey Kasem and was jailed

COVER 126
In death, as in life, Jeffrey Dahmer provokes controversy and rage

JOCKS 135
In a new rap song, Shaquille O'Neal lashes out at the father who abandoned him as an infant

COUPLES 139
Once bicoastal, Patricia Kalember and Daniel Gerroll stage a family reunion on Sisters

KIN 143
Roger Baum, great-grandson of the man who created Oz, reopens the gates to the Emerald City

SONG 149
For 20 years, Sweet Honey in the Rock has sung the gospel according to Bernice Johnson Reagon

PAGES 153
Don Imus, radio's rudest talk jock this side of Howard Stern, makes waves as a novelist

INTRODUCING 156
Former convenience-store worker Kevin Smith's $27,575 hit movie Clerks has made his stock soar

UPDATE 159
Rapper Tupac Shakur is shot in a Times Square holdup

WINNERS 160
The Beatles return with 56 tracks full of high spirits and harmonies in Live at the BBC

DISCOVERY 165
Tim White and his team find the bones that may have belonged to the missing link

ON LOCATION 168
With Shelley Long playing Mom, a new cast creates The Brady Bunch Movie

MAIL 4
STAR TRACKS 6
PICKS & PANS 13
THE INSIDER 47
STYLE WATCH 119
PASSAGES 125
PUZZLER 146
CHATTER 172

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