By Gerard Mosler
April 02, 1979 12:00 PM

The names of 20 prominent people are hidden in the maze of letters. How many can you find by consulting the brief clues? The names read forward, backward, up, down or diagonally, are always in a straight line and never skip letters. We have started you off by circling STARR, the answer to 1 in the diagram. The names may overlap and letters may be used more than once, but not all of the letters will be used. Super PEOPLE sleuths should be able to identify 15 or more names. Answers in next week’s issue.


1. Bearded Beatle

2. Carter’s Illinois critic

3. Starbuck’s Steeler

4. Baby by herself

5. Pretty baby not by herself

6. Previously a Previn

7. Beautiful Noise-maker

8. He was game in Quintet

9. Captain of Trekkies’ soul

10. Betty Ford’s ghostwriter

11. The compleat gambler

12. Tennessee Johnny

13. The Man in Manila

14. The loneliest POW

15. The richest Philly

16. Gena’s John

17. Back to Cat

18. Dr. Watson by decree

19. TV sergeant (ret.)

20. 1979 Oscar emcee