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UPDATED 12/23/1991 at 01:00 AM EST Originally published 12/23/1991 at 01:00 AM EST

STAR TRACKS 11
John F. Kennedy Jr. gets on his high horse;. Phyllis George heads for the range. Madonna gets a big message from an Indiana town, and more

UP FRONT

40 Love Hurts in a special way for the 14-year-old facially deformed Australian girl whom Cher helped to endure the "miracle" of reconstructive surgery in Dallas

48 Bomber crews at North Dakota's strategic Minot Air Force Base confront the end of the end of the world as they know it

ON TRIAL 55
At the William Kennedy Smith rape trial, the alleged victim made an indelible impression on TV—even though her face remained unseen

ANGELS 63
Rapper Luke Campbell, the Rev. Jesse Jackson and others bring a pre-Christmas surprise to stranded Haitian refugees

SCREEN 79
After (noisily) growing up watching his father, Mark, direct films, Christopher Rydell is now emoting for him in For the Boys

BIO 83
It's not easy to keep your nose clean as the environment man in the Bush Administration, but William Reilly is doing his best

COVER 92
With Julia Roberts, Dustin Hoffman and Robin Williams aboard, Steven Spielberg's new Hook sails to the box office in shipshape

ON THE MOVE 107
Kiss her grits! Park Overall has turned her cynically wisecracking Empty Nest character, Nurse La Verne, into the voice of pink-collar Southern womanhood

PAGES 111
In The Devil's Candy, Julie Salamon takes apart the bomb that was Brian De Palma's The Bonfire of the Vanities

TRIBUTE 114
Fifteen months after she disclosed that she had been infected during a routine visit to her dentist, Kimberly Bergalis succumbs to AIDS

CRIME 121
Twenty-five years ago Rirhard Speck committed the "crime of the century" when he brutally murdered eight nurses in Chicago; now, after a lifetime in prison, Speck is dead

HAPPY 127
Military buff Bob Costa wanted a Soviet tank for his collection, so Mikhail Gorbachev sent him one

INVENTORS 129
Ex-banker Dan Lauer swims with the toy world's big fish now, thanks to Waterbabies, the Christmas season's hot, new baby doll

PARTY 130
'Tis the season to schmooze in Hollywood: Jodie Foster, Don Johnson, Monica Seles and others hit the town for a busy night of holiday bashes

MAIL 9
PICKS & PANS 15
THE INSIDER 39
PASSAGES 91
CHATTER 132

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