By Gerard Mosler
December 07, 1981 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 DEREK, 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. Tarzan’s belle

2. Economic maven

3. Consumers’ friend

4. Ringo’s star

5. New York post-man

6. Moscow’s Haig

7. White House china syndrome

8. Greek actress-politician

9. Dynasty’s first lady

10. Received kudos for Cujo

11. Feminist in second stage

12. Chicago’s literary listener

13. Rocky’s girl

14. Recording America’s last days

15. Soprano of amazing grace

16. Theater restaurateur

17. Ursine coach

18. Watergater turned novelist

19. 86-year-old blueswoman

20. From rock to Torch songs