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UPDATED 09/09/1991 at 01:00 AM EDT Originally published 09/09/1991 at 01:00 AM EDT

STAR TRACKS 4
Burt Reynolds goes skinny-dipping, Macaulay Culkin goes dancing, Delta Burke goes to the Emmys, and more

UP FRONT

38 For the ordinary Russians who defied the coup and seized their freedom, the struggle was a glorious—and sometimes painful—rite of passage

44 After years of championing AIDS causes, Princess Di is shattered when she loses a close friend to the disease

46 Forget, for a moment, Johnny Carson's swan song, as Ed McMahon croons a love call to all the girls he's loved before

TRIBUTE 53
For four decades, actress Colleen Dewhurst brought passion and sensitivity to her career and her causes

HEIRS 57
The love child of a New England blue blood, teacher Elizabeth Ann Chantey, now 35, battles her relatives over her claims to the Fieldcrest Cannon fortune

SCREEN 61
British cutup Emma Thompson slices through a murder mystery in the thriller Dead Again

PAGES 65
After sleeping with the devil, former beauty queen Barbra Piotrowski longs for justice

ON THE MOVE 71
Six-time Ms. Olympia Cory Everson goes toe-to-toe with tough guy Jean-Claude Van Damme in Double Impact

TROUBLE 77
Financial shenanigans at Salomon Brothers bring down Wall Street titan John Gutfreund and his high-flying socialite wife, Susan

COVER 80
With its glamorous students (including Shannen Doherty and hot hunks Jason Priestley and Luke Perry) and millions of teenage fans, the high school soap opera Beverly Hills, 90210 has gone to the head of the class

ARTS 87
Thanks to his soothing style, TV's Joy of Painting host Bob Ross is experiencing a brush with fame and fortune

SEQUEL 91
After two decades of personal turmoil, Jimmy O'Neill, host of the influential '60s rock-and-roll show Shindig, is back at the party

CONTROVERSY 95
Does a Miss America doll look too much like Barbie? That's the question before a federal court in a feisty face-off between two toy giants

STAGE 97
The management team that launched Woody Allen and Robin Williams places its next bet on Rick Reynolds, the stand-up comic who can't tell a lie

SONG 101
Railing against "all the candy-coated garbage on radio," lead screamer Sebastian Bach sends rock's bad boys Skid Row to the top of the pop charts

TO THE TOP 105
When artist William Wegman decided to make muses of his weimaraners, he was barking up the right tree

STYLE 110
Thanks to George Rush, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Julia Roberts and almost everybody who's out and about, baseball caps are scoring big this season

MAIL 6
PICKS & PANS 11
THE INSIDER 37
PASSAGES 74
CHATTER 112

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