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2: Friday, August 15, 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. "__ Miner's Daughter" 5. Boo-hoos 9. __ team wrestling 12. Opposed to 13. Scratch 14. Comedy Central's "Inside __ Schumer" 15. John Huston film, "__ the Devil" 16. "Tin Cup" actress Russo 17. "Inception" actor Hardy 18. Shown, "Golden Boy" star: 2 wds. 21. Fox series, "Sleepy __" 24. Galena or bauxite, e.g. 25. Maggie Smith movie, "A Room with __ __" 26. Subway handhold 30. Whistle blower 31. Vaudevillian Olsen 32. "Say Yes to the __" 35. Burt Reynolds movie 37. "24: Live Another Day" actress Raver 39. Denis Leary series, "__ Me" 40. Ms. Moss of "Mad Men" 43. "Much __ About Nothing" 44. Anna Paquin series, "__ Blood" 45. House, in Havana 49. Cooking Channel's "__ Run's Sunday Suppers" 50. "Desire Under the __" 51. Art Fleming's successor 52. Toronto-to-Ottawa dir. 53. Charlie of "CBS This Morning" 54. "The Hughleys" actress Elise Down 1. Game show, "Cash __" 2. "__ Tree Hill" 3. 2010 remake, "Death __ __ Funeral" 4. ABC Family series, "Pretty __ Liars" 5. Marine propeller 6. Butter alternative 7. Bela Fleck's instrument 8. Takes an oath 9. Actor Donovan 10. Sheriff Tupper of "Murder, She Wrote" 11. Workout spot 19. Science Channel's "__ It's Made" 20. NYC museum 21. "48 Hours: __ Evidence" 22. Woody Allen's "Bullets __ Broadway" 23. 2012 Best Picture nominee, "__ of Pi" 27. Campus military org. 28. 1966 batting champ Matty 29. French parent 33. Participate at Stowe 34. Reality show, "__ Wives" 35. Spy spoof, "__ Smart" 36. Trash receptacle 38. Ms. Thomas of "That Girl" 39. "Touched By an Angel" star Della 40. "The Middle" actress Sher 41. Jennifer __ Hewitt 42. Hoboes 43. "Diamonds __ Forever" 46. Pub serving 47. Javier Bardem film, "The __ Inside" 48. Charlie McDermott on "The Middle" 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? They Came from 'Saturday Night Live' 1. This original "Saturday Night Live" cast member excelled as the inaugural an- chor of "Weekend Update," but he later bombed as a talk show host. 2. Also in that original cast were two friends who created a sensation when they donned black suits and shades for a sketch that evolved into this epic mu- sical film of 1980. 3. In 1987, another "SNL" skit launched two popular characters whose pub- lic-access TV show in Aurora, Illinois, shared its name with the two feature films to follow. 4. This Emmy-winning "SNL" performer became an Oscar nominee and a Pro- Am champion golfer. 5. One of the original writers (and an occasional performer) for "SNL," he went on to become the incumbent U.S. Sena- tor from Minnesota. Answers 1. Chevy Chase 2. "The Blues Brothers" 3. "Wayne's World" 4. Bill Murray 5. Al Franken TRIVIA CHAIN - On Aug. 19, 1812, the U.S. Navy frig- ate Constitution defeats the British frig- ate Guerriere in an engagement off the coast of Nova Scotia. The British shot merely bounced off the Constitution's sides, as if the ship were made of iron rather than wood. The bolts fastening the timbers and copper sheathing on "Old Ironsides" were provided by Paul Revere. - On Aug. 23, 1904, Harold D. Weed of Canastota, New York, is issued U.S. Pat- ent No. 768,495 for his "Grip-Tread for Pneumatic Tires," a tire chain to be used on automobiles to increase traction on roads slick with mud, snow or ice. - On Aug. 20, 1911, a dispatcher in the New York Times office sends the first telegram around the world to deter- mine how fast a commercial message could be sent. After it traveled more than 28,000 miles, relayed by 16 differ- ent operators, the reply was received by the same operator 16 1/2 minutes later. - On Aug. 21, 1920, Daphne Milne, wife of writer A.A. Milne, gives birth to a son the couple names Christopher Robin Milne. Christopher Robin was immortal- ized in A.A. Milne's books "Winnie-the- Pooh" and "The House at Pooh Corner." MOMENTS IN TIME PUZZLE PAGES By Dan Rice

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