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June 13, 2014

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: Friday, June 13, 2014 ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ The Post and Courier : Friday, June 13, 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. "Downton Abbey" U.S. network 4. Charlie Eppes excelled at this 8. Small barrels 12. __ Diamond Phillips 13. Actress Shawkat 14. Personal glow 15. 2011 sitcom, "Up __ Night" 16. Toe the line 17. Cut back 18. "You Bet __ Life" 20. Consumption 21. Fox series, "Raising __" 22. "A Nightmare on __ Street" 24. George Smiley, e.g. 26. Vivian of "I Love Lucy" 29. 1995 film, "__ Suspicion" 33. Jason of "Terra Nova" 34. Ms. Shire 35. Afterward 36. Cattle drive animal 37. Ms. Alicia 39. "Queer __ for the Straight Guy" 40. Newsman Hume 43. Info for internet newbies, for short 45. Kenton or Musial 49. Director Riefenstahl 50. "__ Grit" 52. Mr. Godsey of "The Waltons" 53. Atop 54. And others: Latin 55. Give a thumbs-down 56. Hooligan 57. Lean (on) 58. Rock star Adam Down 1. Globe production 2. String tie 3. George Takei's "Star Trek" role 4. Chinese political icon 5. Musical production 6. 1980s sitcom, "Family __" 7. Sean of "Will & Grace" 8. Shown, "Harry's Law" star: 2 wds. 9. Lira's replacement 10. Clutch 11. Identical 19. Amy Poehler's "Parks and __" 23. Absorb knowledge 25. Nashville star Cline 26. U. of Tenn. player 27. Org. for Dr. Kildare 28. Basketball hall-of-famer Holman 30. Song, "__ Buttermilk Sky" 31. Contend 32. Corn spike 38. "Shrek Forever __" 39. Evenly balanced 40. Online journal 41. Comedy Central's "__ 911!" 42. "He's Just Not That __ You" 44. Mr. Johnson 46. Actress Yothers 47. In the same family 48. Soup Nazi's cry 51. Actor Ron 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? Dramatizing History 1. Starz went to ancient Rome to show the brutal lives of gladiators in this series. 2. A repeatedly married, 16th-century monarch's quest to produce a son is chron- icled on this Showtime series. 3. Showtime followed this Italian dynasty of Spanish origin that made its power plays on the battlefield and within the Vatican. 4. HBO set this series during Prohibition, when a corrupt politician of Atlantic City ran his own bootlegging operation. 5. Alcohol was also popular in this gold- mining camp of South Dakota, a legendary Old West haunt that lent its name to the title of this HBO drama. 6. Red-eye is replaced by martinis as AMC moves ahead 90 years to focus on Manhat- tan advertising executives in this series. Answers 1. "Spartacus" 2. "The Tudors" 3. "The Borgias" 4. "Boardwalk Empire" 5. "Deadwood" 6. "Mad Men" TRIVIA CHAIN - On June 20, 1782, Congress adopts the Great Seal of the United States. The front of the seal depicts a bald eagle clutching an olive branch in its right talon and arrows in its left. The eagle's beak clutches a banner inscribed, E pluribus unum, a Latin phrase meaning "Out of Many One." - On June 17, 1885, The Statue of Lib- erty, a gift of friendship from the people of France to the people of the United States, arrives in New York City in more than 200 packing cases. The last rivet of the disassembled monument was fitted on Oct. 28, 1886. - On June 19, 1917, during World War I, Britain's King George V orders the Brit- ish royal family to dispense with the use of German titles and surnames due to strong anti-German feeling within Britain. He changed the surname of his own family from Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, to Windsor. - On June 21, 1947, after an interim of seven years during World War II, the first post-war Mille Miglia ("Thousand Miles") auto race is held in Brescia, Italy with 155 starters. The race on public roads had been delayed two years as Italy's in- frastructure had to be rebuilt. MOMENTS IN TIME PUZZLE PAGES By Dan Rice

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