By Gerard Mosler
April 07, 1975 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 REED, 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 next week.


1. Once hospitable Walter

2. Cook and tell

3. Santa Fe political trailblazer

4. Betty’s official voice

5. Fat Friend’s MANager

6. Gunning for Bad Bobby

7. Mickey’s marriages are mirages

8. Pogoing on and on

9. Her gun smokes no more

10. Diarist among spooks

11. Extended family of painters

12. The compleat gambler

13. February’s December bride

14. Red and very read

15. Dominique’s granda

16. Dennis the road menace

17. Eliot’s calamity is our own

18. Pierre’s in high style

19. Jet-set Joe

20. Call me gypsy