October 18, 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 HOMER, 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. PEOPLE sleuths should be able to identify 15 or more names. Answers next week.


1. My Odyssey

2. A prime Jean Brodie

3. Ruth the healer

4. Omen writer

5. Horseman’s return

6. Underground correspondent

7. Silent movie man

8. Ritzy Rita

9. Diplomat in a crowded world

10. Every night, Dolores

11. TV jabber jockey

12. Over-forty sex kitten

13. Marathon woMan

14. Newman’s political pal

15. President in Jerusalem

16. A common cause

17. Saintly Utopian

18. Marshall of the merchants

19. Joe’s late-late journey into fear

20. Playing it as it lays

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