By Gerard Mosler
November 24, 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 CAAN, 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. A Rose by another name

2. Police woman’s man

3. Geriatric Amelia Earhart

4. Neil pops back

5. The Miracle Worker

6. Smartmouth’s showdown

7. Mile-high singer

8. Empty horselaughter

9. Clean Cal

10. Can TIP the House

11. Saintly American

12. Gatsby’s rival

13. Mad model benefactor

14. Soon to be repossessed

15. Indisputably N.H.’s choice

16. Cairo Kissing (er’s) cousin

17. Bad guy in a Borsalino

18. Harvard’s biggest booster

19. Pip-squeak gunslinger

20. Teen angel’s dream man