Table of Contents

updated 06/21/1993 AT 01:00 AM EDT

originally published 06/21/1993 AT 01:00 AM EDT

STAR TRACKS 8
Madeline Kahn takes a Tony. Rod Stewart meets his Prince. Tim Daly stretches his Wings, and more

UP FRONT

30 The Navajo Nation is gripped by a mysterious illness that kills the young and the healthy

34 Jack Nicholson. Jason Priestley, Michelle Pfeiffer and others play carny-for-a-day at the Pediatric AIDS Foundation's annual picnic

38 After six years of wooing, Japan's Crown Prince Naruhito gets his bride, former diplomat Masako Owada

CRIME 43
Jessie Misskelley Jr.'s chilling alleged confession, with satanic overtones, makes the arrest of a trio of local teens for the gruesome murder of three 8-year-old boys the talk of West Memphis, Ark.

SEQUEL 48
They grew up together and then drifted apart. But Bill Clinton never forgot his childhood pal Bert Jeffries, whose name is inscribed on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial

SONG 53
After making peace with the past—and the IRS—Millie Nelson joins Paul Simon, Bonnie Haiti, Hull Dylan and others on a new album

ON THE MOVE 59
Connie Chung has hubby Maury Povich, coanchor Dan Rather, a new newsmagazine show and an annual salary of some $2 million. So what ain't she got? The baby she desperately has been trying to conceive

TRIBUTE 66
After a career that spanned five decades and produced more than 40 No. 1 hits, country singer Conway Twitty dies at 59

COVER 70
Estranged after husband-father Edgar Rosenberg's 1987 suicide, Joan Rivers and daughter Melissa needed a trauma to heal the breach. Today they are great gal pals

WEDDING 79
Talk about a record event! Barbra Streisand, William Baldwin. Bruce Springsteen and their kind toast newly wed pop princess Mariah Carey

TROUBLE 85
A New York judge gives filmmaker Woody Allen a savage review as a father as he awards actress Mia Farrow custody of their three children

EXCERPT 89
In Days of Grace, a memoir finished the week he died of AIDS, Arthur Ashe reflects upon his triumphs and his tragedies

CONTROVERSY 98
Barney the dino is cute, purple, harmless as a bubble—so why the dread among some parents?

MAIL 6
PICKS & PANS 11
THE INSIDER 29
PASSAGES 69
PUZZLER 82
CHATTER 100

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