By People Staff
August 26, 1985 12:00 PM

ON THE COVER 36

Simon Le Bon, lead singer and lady-killer of the British rock group Duran Duran, gives an exclusive—and harrowing—minute-by-minute account of his near drowning after his yacht capsized in heavy seas

UP FRONT 42

John Kennedy Jr. struts and frets upon the off-off-Broadway stage in his New York acting debut

Frank and Elizabeth Morris have all but adopted Tommy Pigage, the drunk driver who killed their only child, Ted

MAIN STREET 51

A Milwaukee neighborhood makes a bald statement in support of cancer patient Manuel Garcia

JOCKS 52

Infant slugger Baby Dew Varner makes the real boys of summer look mighty old

ON THE MOVE 54

As “killer” bees hit California, Clare Berryhill takes the sting out of yet another crisis

BIO 61

Drug lawyer Joel Hirschhorn proves one man’s bust is another man’s boom

SCREEN 75

The hot actor of the week, Silverado’s Kevin Costner, is practicing his aw-shucks shtik

COUPLES 76

The latest movie mogul in the Zanuck family is Dick’s third wife, Lili, co-producer of Cocoon

GALLERY 84

Gone for more than a decade, folkies flock back to Newport for a weekend with Joan Baez, Arlo Guthrie and Judy Collins

TROUBLE 88

Congressman Denny Smith tries to shoot down an antiaircraft gun and save the good name of Sergeant York

IN HIS OWN WORDS 92

Author Quentin Crisp explains why he advocates acting very, very nice

PAGES 97

Hidden food allergies may be the key to losing weight, according to Dr. Stuart Berger’s Immune Power Diet

CONTROVERSY 103

The confrontations at two Arizona abortion clinics mirror an explosive national debate

BODY 113

Robert Tapper has a dry idea for heavy sweaters

ADVENTURE 114

1980’s Miss Universe, Shawn Weatherly, plunges into a year of undersea exploits

MAIL 4

PICKS & PANS 15

TAKE ONE 35

STAR TRACKS 90

LOOKOUT 110

CHATTER 116

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