Table of Contents

updated 11/18/1991 AT 01:00 AM EST

originally published 11/18/1991 AT 01:00 AM EST

STAR TRACKS 7
Katie Couric and Barbara Walters talk recipes. Billy Crystal puts on new wrinkles. Peter Fonda and the Nelson twins crank their engines for a good cause, and more

UP FRONT

42 Stars Bob Morrow, Janine Turner, John Corbett and a cast of delightfully loopy townspeople have helped CBS's Northern Exposure put Roslyn, Wash., on the map. Now some Roslynites want to take it off

48 Awash in a sea of financial and other troubles, Hubert Maxwell dies mysteriously in the ocean off Tenerife

50 Former Klansman and Nazi enthusiast David Duke tries to sound moderate as he campaigns for the Louisiana statehouse, but is it just a ploy?

CRIME 57
The disappearance of Ernest Brendel and his family has shaken residents of a New England town, who fear there is a murderer among them

TO THE TOP 65
Saturday Night Life's Kevin Nealon inherits the "Weekend Update" chair that made headliners of Chevy Chase and Dennis Miller

PAGES 69
Renowned as the grande dame of futuristic fantasies, Ursula Le Guin proves she is at home in the present with a new book of stories

TRIBUTE 77
Protégés including Kevin Kline, Mandy Patinkin and Meryl Streep mourn impresario Joseph Papp

SCREEN 85
New York City's Kid 'N Play make House Party 2 a toe-tapping, finger-snapping rap payday

FAREWELL 88
Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young, the Grateful Dead, Joan Baez, Carlos Santana and Jackson Browne come together for a rock tribute to Bill Graham

INTRODUCING 93
Adam Hann-Byrd, the 9-year-old star of Jodie Foster's Little Man Tate, is no young Einstein—and no Yahoo Serious either

SONG 97
Country-music newcomer Marty Brown, an Appalachian original, charms fans with an off-the-wall Wal-Mart tour

ADVENTURE 105
By writing gracefully about bats, birds and whales, Diane Ackerman has become one of nature's most effective cheerleaders

COVER 114
Dead at age 83, Fred MacMurray played heroes and heels in more than 70 movies before he became America's favorite TV dad on My Three Sons

IN HIS WORDS 123
Top-ranked jury researcher Saul Kassin says finding an impartial panel in the William Kennedy Smith trial will not be easy

STYLE 127
With a personality as unpretentious as his creations are outrageous, Todd Oldham rises to fashion's glittering heights

CONTROVERSY 131
Flashy Miami attorney Frank Rubino likes his cases big, complex and controversial—which makes Manuel Noriega the perfect client

TEACHER 137
Yearbook adviser Marilyn Athmann fights for freedom of the high school press as student editors come under attack

TROUBLE 143
It didn't lake long for Rip and Hannah Lynch to realize that the man buying their house was bent on getting a real bargain

TUBE 147
Shedding pounds and her mouseburger image, Susan Ruttan stretches from L.A. Law to a diabolical role in a new TV movie

ROYALS 151
Boy, is Prince Albert's face red! Turns out that Teri Weigel, a former date-mate, has turned blue—as in hard-core

REUNION 152
At the dedication of her husband's library, Nancy Reagan hosted Barbara Rush and four former First Ladies, all in fine fettle

MAIL 13
PICKS & PANS 17
THE INSIDER 41
PASSAGES 113
CHATTER 154

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