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August 01, 2014

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2: Friday, August 1, 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. Fred Gwynne sitcom, "__ 54, Where Are You?" 4. Ms. Ward of "CSI: NY" 8. School zone sign 12. Hole in one 13. Computer-animated movie, "__ the Hedge" 14. 2014 film, "Winter's __" 15. "The Ghost and __ Muir" 16. Great review 17. Bravo's "Bethenny __ After" 18. Shown, he's Tyrion on 39-Across: 2 wds. 21. Part of the Winnebago nation 22. Afflict or trouble 23. Scarecrow stuffing 25. Liam Neeson megahit 29. Leave speechless 30. "Simpsons" character voiced by Hank Azaria 31. "America's Next Top __" 34. Mr. James 36. __ culpa 38. Miracle site in the Bible 39. HBO series: 3 wds. 45. Actor John of "Fort Apache" 46. Rhona Mitra on "Boston Legal" 47. "Law & Order" job title: abbr. 48. Tractor-trailer 49. Off-ramp 50. Wildebeest 51. Get better 52. Movie, "300: __ of an Empire" 53. Mr. Holbrook Down 1. Reality show, "Marriage Boot __" 2. Land unit 3. Brought back 4. 1969 documentary, "The __ and the Pity" 5. Dodge 6. Actor Zachary 7. Madison Square Garden, e.g. 8. Mrs. Stanley Kowalski 9. Kilauea output 10. Fashion designer Cassini 11. Streisand's "The Way We __" 19. Flight board abbr. 20. Actor Harington of 39-Across 23. Director Mendes 24. Hugh Grant's "__ Weeks Notice" 26. "Vikings" actor John 27. Prefix for "center" 28. "The Flying __" 32. Chef Lagasse 33. Actress Melissa 34. Jaden Smith movie, "The __ Kid" 35. Music producer Brian 37. "Shrek Forever __" 38. "Dateline NBC" reporter Hansen 39. Deep cut 40. "A Death in the Family" author 41. Vicki Lawrence TV role 42. Judd Hirsch sitcom 43. "Giant" author Ferber 44. Walter White's lawyer 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? Formidable Femmes of Television 1. On this classic spy-fi series of the 1960s, British agent John Steed was ably assisted by such judo-proficient and leather-clad ladies as Cathy Gale and Emma Peel. 2. The sharp-tongued title character of this 1988-1998 sitcom intimidated the staff of the fictional newsmagazine she anchored, as well many of the real-life broadcast journalists making cameo appearances. 3. This horror-action series was named for the high school cheerleader whom fate had chosen to be a powerful killer of vam- pires and other evil creatures. 4. This hit HBO series features the beautiful "Mother of Dragons," who is determined to rule as a strong and just queen – no mat- ter how ruthless she must become. 5. The title character of this CW spy-fi se- ries is determined to bring down the se- cret organization that forcibly trained her to be a top assassin. Answers 1. "The Avengers" 2. "Murphy Brown" 3. "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" 4. "Game of Thrones" 5. "Nikita" TRIVIA CHAIN - On Aug. 6, 1902, Arthur Flegenheimer, who will go on to become one of New York's most feared criminals under the name "Dutch Schultz," is born. Years lat- er, Schultz was one of the biggest gang- sters in New York, employing as many as 100 gunmen to enforce his rackets. - On Aug. 4, 1927, the Father of Country Music, Jimmie Rodgers, is recorded for the very first time during the legendary Bristol Sessions. Rodgers cut two test re- cordings, "The Soldier's Sweetheart" and "Sleep, Baby, Sleep." - On Aug. 8, 1942, six German saboteurs who secretly entered the United States on a mission to attack its infrastructure are executed for spying. On June 12, the German team had buried explosives on Long Island to use later. On July 18, a second team had successfully landed in Florida. - On Aug. 5, 1962, movie actress Marilyn Monroe is found dead in her home in Los Angeles. Empty bottles of prescrip- tion pills were littered around the room. An autopsy found a fatal amount of sed- atives in her system, and her death was ruled a probable suicide. MOMENTS IN TIME PUZZLE PAGES By Dan Rice

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