SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): You could be talk of the town. New Moon in your sign promotes publicity, personality, sex appeal. You need not take second best to anyone. Leo plays role.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Cycle indicates that what had been kept secret will be revealed -- to your advantage. Focus on cooperative efforts, legal rights and marital status.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): You are person of the world. You are sophisticated and will show it. People are drawn to you with their problems, you solve many. Gemini insists on doing part.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): You could run off with all prizes. You solve puzzles, adjust yourself to changing domestic situation. Your talents gain added recognition, also more money.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Day of discovery. Your intellectual curiosity surfaces, you learn where you stand and why. Member of opposite sex does care, will show it. Your written words convey power.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Spread emotional wings but know when to say, enough is enough. Experiment, explore, discover, utilize what you find, you'll be doing the right thing.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): New Moon in your Seventh House coincides with clash of ideas, legal rights, marriage. Protect self in emotional clinches. You could be vulnerable to falsehood.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Your kind of day! Plenty of mental challenges, sex appeal, variety of sensations. Public display of anger would prove disaster. Virgo figures in scenario.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Control fighting spirit. You get more through diplomacy, give opposition wriggle room. Emphasis on home, family, exotic recipes. Libra plays role.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): New moon position accents land, real estate, conclusion of adventure. Toss aside preconceived notions -- imprint style, do not follow others. Pisces figures prominently.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Powerful day, you'll be dealing with executive who has faith in you and will show it. Focus on promotion, production, earning power. Cancer native is involved.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): You waited for this -- make the best of it, burdens you should not have carried are lifted. Strive for universal appeal. Study language, customs of persons in other lands.

IF NOVEMBER 8 IS YOUR BIRTHDAY:

You are excellent organizer, when pressure is on, you are up to it. You could be successful in business enterprise. Capricorn, Cancer persons play amazing roles in your life, could have these letters, initials in names -- H, Q, Z. Throughout year emphasis has been on publicity, cooperative efforts, marital status. You will travel in December. May is your most memorable month of the year 2000.

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