By Gerard Mosler
July 29, 1974 12:00 PM

The names of 20 prominent people, current and historical, 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 HUNT, 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 sleuths should be able to identify 15 or more names. Answers next week.


1. Expert spy who got caught

2. One-time icy interviewer

3. Charlie’s her chap

4. King’s successor

5. Road traveling crooner

6. Jacob from Abraham’s city

7. Girl with a classy touch

8. Pearl of an author

9. Saturday night artist

10. High-pitched Met star

11. His riches are sufferable

12. Narrator for masterpieces

13. Forever Lolita

14. Lapping up Watership Down

15. Humble Howard in the Senate?

16. Affluent McGovern backer

17. Travels with my gun

18. Top brass in army of salvation

19. Restless Boston barrister

20. Mini speaker with big effect