LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): You get involved through writing, travel and could be talk of the town. Excellent for fund-raising, winning friends and influencing people. Luck in speculation.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Maintain emotional equilibrium. Libran reveals secret, show gratitude, not temper. Obtaining art object helps beautify surroundings. Entertain at home, if possible.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Look beyond the immediate, refuse to be disturbed by minor setback. Predict your future, make it come true. You'll be in contact with those in foreign countries.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Obtain valid hint from Sagittarius message. Check accounting procedures, be willing to make necessary changes. Bank balance could be off, not in your favor.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): What was merely a dream a few weeks ago could now become real. Follow through, don't give up the ship. Aries, Libra persons play instrumental roles.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): You get proverbial second chance. Imprint style, make appointments to see people in power. Different kind of love is on horizon, very exciting. Leo featured.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): You receive proposals that include business, marriage. Cycle high, go after what you want and you'll get it. You have additional responsibility and more money.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Look beyond the immediate, your dreams can be fulfilled if persistent. Give special study to language, you might soon be talking it. Aries plays role.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Blend intellect with intuition. You know without knowing, you make right move at propitious time. Stress originality, don't overlook sex appeal.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Lunar position highlights money, payments, collection. Questions concerning cooperative efforts, partnership, marriage loom large. Another Cancer native involved.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Display versatility, humor. Give full rein to intellectual curiosity. Remember recent resolution concerning diet, nutrition. You'll win applause from wide segment.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Day could be tailor-made for you. Check details, take nothing for granted -- it will be necessary to do plenty of proofreading. Share knowledge, learn by teaching.

IF OCTOBER 5 IS YOUR BIRTHDAY:

You are natural psychologist-writer. You have intense intellectual curiosity and many claim you have an abundance of sex appeal. Gemini, Virgo, Sagittarius persons play important roles in your life, could have these letters, initials in names: E, N, W. Before October is finished, you will gain added recognition and a more responsible position. During November, major burden will be removed.

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