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April 18, 2014

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: Friday, April 18, 2014 ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ The Post and Courier : Friday, April 18, 2014 ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ The Post and Courier CELEBRITY CROSSWORD SUDOKU Fill in the puzzle grid so that every row, every column, and every 3x3 box contains the digits 1 through 9. Across 1. Former French protectorate 5. Archaeological site 8. Ms. Vanderpump 12. Jessica of "Dark Angel" 13. Latin "I" 14. Actor McGregor 15. Kramer to Jerry, e.g. 17. Musante or Oliva 18. Fire truck equipment 19. 2000 Dick Wolf series, "__ & Trial" 21. The Big Band __ 22. 1981 thriller, "Eye of the __" 26. Miranda's husband on "Sex and the City" 29. Tire pattern 30. Presidential primary state 31. Danny Thomas' "__ Room for Daddy" 32. HBO series set in New Orleans 34. Burdened 35. Tension 37. AMC drama "Mad __" 38. Actress Jaime Ray __ 40. French "Mrs." 43. "Cool __ Luke" 46. He played Dirty Harry 48. Song, "It's a Sin to Tell __ __" 49. Long, long __ 50. By and by 51. "Hot __" Houlihan of "M*A*S*H" 52. Golf movie, "__ Cup" 53. "Star Wars" Jedi Master Down 1. Kristin Kreuk on "Smallville" 2. "Jeopardy!" host 3. Theater award 4. Decline 5. Actress Winger 6. Composer Stravinsky 7. Vincent D'Onofrio on "Law & Order: Criminal Intent" 8. Fallon rival 9. John Wayne's "Sands of __ Jima" 10. Actress Laura __ Giacomo 11. Oliver Stone film, "__ Given Sunday" 16. Rabbit kin 20. Matching group 21. Shown, "The Place Beyond the Pines" actress: 2 wds. 23. "Drop __ Diva" 24. Keanu Reeves movie, "The __ House" 25. "The Middle" actress Sher 26. Poses 27. Legal matter 28. Pitcher 33. Suffix with Brooklyn 34. It follows Mardi Gras 36. Hard work, figuratively 37. TV lawyer Perry 39. O. Henry's "The Gift of the __" 40. Like old records 41. State of mind 42. Actress Best 43. Bryan Cranston on "Malcolm in the Middle" 44. Ms. Larter 45. Pinch 47. Robert Redford's "The __ We Were" WORD QUIZZARD In the grid below, twenty answers can be found that fit the category for today. Circle each answer that you find and list it in the space provided at the right of the grid. Answers can be foundin all directions - forwards, backwards, horizontally, vertically and diagonally. An example is given to get you started. Can you find the twenty answers in this puzzle? Television Firsts 1. This still-popular sitcom features tele- vision's first interracial couple, who were real-life spouses. 2. That showbiz couple's production studio put out such shows as this cult-classic se- ries, whose plots include television's very first interracial kiss. 3. Not just for the kids, this animated se- ries – the first to air in primetime – tackled such adult topics as infertility and adop- tion. The titular couple even smoked Win- ston cigarettes (their sponsor) during the closing credits for the first two seasons. 4. Premiering in 1965, this espionage dra- ma was the first series to cast an African- American actor in a starring role. 5. This classic family sitcom of the 1970s was the first to have a gay character, and the first to feature the sound of a toilet flush. Answers 1. "I Love Lucy" 2. "Star Trek" 3. "The Flintstones" 4. "I Spy" 5. "All in the Family" TRIVIA CHAIN - On April 27, 1667, blind poet John Milton sells the copyright to his mas- terpiece "Paradise Lost" for a mere 10 pounds. Once printed, the poem was immediately hailed as a masterpiece of the English language. In 1671, he wrote "Paradise Regained," followed by "Sam- son Agonistes." He died in 1674. - On April 24, 1863, the Union army is- sues General Order No. 100, which pro- vided a code of conduct for Federal soldiers and officers when dealing with Confederate prisoners and civilians. It became the standard for international military law. - On April 22, 1915, German forces shock Allied soldiers along the Western front by firing more than 150 tons of le- thal chlorine gas against two French co- lonial divisions. The Germans, perhaps as shocked as the Allies by the devastat- ing effects of the poison gas, failed to take full advantage, and the Allies held most of their positions. - On April 26, 1977, Studio 54, the most famous nightclub in the world, opens its doors. The venue became famous for openly and shamelessly excluding all but the most chic, famous or beautiful patrons. Studio 54's golden era lasted less than three years. MOMENTS IN TIME PUZZLE PAGES By Dan Rice

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