Mary Lillian Wills, 82, who won an Academy Award in 1962...

DEATHS ELSEWHERE

February 23, 1997

Mary Lillian Wills, 82, who won an Academy Award in 1962 for her costumes in "The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm," died Feb. 13 in Sedona, Ariz. She designed costumes for more than 50 major films.

Robert Herman, 82, a physicist who began his career by predicting radiation echoes from the origin of the cosmos and later developed a field called traffic sciences in which statistics can be used to predict traffic jams, died of lung cancer Feb. 13 in Austin, Texas.

Archer Winsten, 92, who spent half a century writing movie reviews for the New York Post -- but only, he insisted, because he found the job a pleasant enough alternative to actual work -- died Friday in Moreau, N.Y.

Pub Date: 2/23/97

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