In This Issue

updated 10/29/1990 AT 01:00 AM EST

originally published 10/29/1990 AT 01:00 AM EST

ON THE COVER 82
Kirstie Alley talks about the emotional strain of her recent miscarriage and gives three Cheers for her skyrocketing career, her marriage to Parker Stevenson and her triumph over cocaine addiction

UP FRONT 42-52

Passionate, prolific and profligate to the end, Leonard Bernstein leaves a dazzling musical legacy

A year after Charles Stuart ignited racial tensions in Boston by claiming that a black man had murdered his pregnant wife, Carol, her family heals the wounds with a scholarship program

Played on film by Matthew Modine and Tate Donovan, the pilots of the real Memphis Belle, Bob Morgan and Jim Verinis, relive their World War II exploits in the air and on the ground

ON THE FLOOR 54
When retired nurse Edith Fore told the world, "I've fallen, and I can't get up," a curious camp craze got its start

KIN 56
Yes, he's Corbin's little brother, but Collin Bernsen plays a cad of his own device in the just released film Mr. Destiny

HAPPY 77
Washington's Walter Schafran goes overboard to get his message across

CONTROVERSY 80
Painted by 63 homeless children in Harlem, an inspirational mural called Dream Street turns into a public-relations nightmare for The Cosby Show

ON THE MOVE 91
Maybe he's not the last angry man, but university President John Silber is running for Governor of Massachusetts with a Rottweiler's passion for combat

TUBE 99
Neither Arsenio Hall's fans nor thirtysomething's Polly Draper wants to keep bandleader Michael Wolff away from their door

FAD 105
Snap, snap, snap! The nation's schools are alive with the sound of Slap Wraps

SCREEN 107
As a freshened-up Fantasia takes a 50th-birthday bow, animator Ollie Johnston recalls its daring creation—and presiding genius Walt Disney

SONG 113
On the eve of his retirement, legendary bluesman John Lee Hooker is feted by friends and fellow musicians

CRITTERS 118
Remember that old canard about how dog owners get to look like their dogs? Actually, it's the other way around

MAIL 4
PICKS & PANS 15
THE INSIDER 41
PASSAGES 79
STAR TRACKS 103
CHATTER 120

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