By Gerard Mosler
July 07, 1980 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 VANCE, 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. Goodbye to State

2. Sitting duck

3. Ordeal by deep throat

4. Tennessee senator

5. Cheryl’s cheri

6. Roaming buffalo lawyer

7. Budget balancer

8. Marilyn’s Moviola agent

9. Lone Eagle’s widow

10. Steve’s better half

11. Carter’s front man

12. Mike Hammer’s creator

13. Oldest ’80 Oscar winner

14. Archie’s Veronica

15. Blue Eyes at the wheel

16. Liberian boss

17. Dying laughing

18. Ex-PM sailing along

19. Collector of fair ladies

20. Village People’s pal