By Gerard Mosler
June 28, 1976 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 WEST, 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. Friendly persuader

2. Margaux mauler on screen

3. Hat lady of the house

4. U-2er over L.A.

5. Directed D.C. caper on film

6. Midnight Hamlet

7. Loophole-lopper Milton

8. Cancelled M.D. of TV

9. UNvoy from Moscow

10. Dr. Polaroid

11. Rod from down under

12. Fritz of silent flicks

13. Geometric haircutter

14. Holding back the dawns

15. Pacific overture maker

16. Puerto Rican governor

17. Cuckoo’s Ken

18. Objectivist priestess

19. “My Eyes Adored You”

20. Ty’s daughter Romina