By Gerard Mosler
Updated December 06, 1982 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. Bo’s beau

2. Diminutive diva

3. Envoy extraordinaire

4. My Favorite yearling…

5. …and his co-star

6. He’s high on the Atlantic

7. Annie’s adversary

8. Bigwig in Bonn

9. Square Pegger

10. Philly’s happy hoopster

11. Brains behind Blondie

12. Tex’s hero…

13. …and his honey

14. Reaganomics’ new guru

15. She’s a real cosmopolitan

16. Savant of Seventh Avenue

17. Garden State solon

18. Fraternal newsmen

19. Britain’s dashing dad

20. The Mets’ master chef