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APRIL 30, 2014 THE PRESS PAGE 9 Weekly by Linda Thistle 2 7 6 8 6 2 9 5 4 2 7 9 5 1 9 5 3 3 6 7 1 2 3 4 7 3 1 9 8 4 Place a number in the empty boxes in such a way that each row across, each column down and each small 9-box square contains all of the numbers from one to nine. DIFFICULTY THIS WEEK: * * * Moderate * * Challenging * * * HOO BOY! ((:~, 2014 King Features Synd., Inc. 1. MYTttOLOGY: In Norse mythology, what is the name of the inischie- vous god who likes to play tricks'? 2. GEOGRAPHY: Where is the island nation of Nauru located? 3. CHEMISTRY: What is the syntbol for the element sulfur? 4. TRANSPORTATION: What is the name of France's high-speed rail service? 5. LITERATURE: Who wrote the Hollywood-based novel "The Day of the Locust'"? 6. GEOLOGY: What kind of rock is marble? 7. ART: What outdoor school of painting was led by artists such as Rousseau, Corot, Millet and Daubig- ny ? 8. MOVIES: Whlch U.S. ! state .&'&s~the setting for tile m 1971 flinT The Last Picture Show"? 9. TELEVISION: What was Radar O'Reilly's mom's name on the TV show "M*A*S*H"? 10. PSYCHOLOGY: What is the abnormal fear represented in pedophobia? Answers 1. Loki 2. South Pacific Ocean 3. S 4. TGV or "Train a Grande Vitesse" 5. Nathanael West 6. Metamorphic 7, Barbizon School 8. Texas 9. Edna 1 0. A fear of children ,i" 2014 King Features Synd., Inc. T R I V l A 1. is tile book of l mzarus in the Old or New Testament or neither? 2. From Job 40: t 5-24. what animal is so named that some believe it to be a dinosaur'? Tygimoloch, Levaraptol; Alemphian, Behemoth? 3, Who was stoned, then burned alter taking silver, gold and a garment lom the destroyed Jericho? .Jos'hlta. Nathan. Achan, Shamgar? 4. In Mark 5, what was the name, fbr we arm many. that Jesus cast out as evil spir- its? Le~iol,i, ('o/on3, Flock, A r my ? 5. According to the Prov- erbs, what type heart doeth good like a medicine? Warm, Beating, A/lerm~ }D.lTg? 6. Shem, t lain and Japheth were the sons ot9 Moses. Noah; David, SolomoH ANSWERS: I ) Neither" 2) Behemoth; 3)Achan; 4) Legion; 5) Merry; 6) Noah Comments'? A/ore Trivia? I/isit wwm 7}'iviaGt, tt: corn ~' 20 1 4 King Features S)zld., Inc. l ~#Lg96Z L68gS;@~_9#g ALL MATERIAL - ALL LABOR - ALL CONCRETE ALL MATERIAL - ALL LABOR - ALL CONCRETE 6#Z9~[ggL~ 8 g /. L~ lz 69 9 I- S t> 6 8 ~ Z JeMSu~' flHOQNS AplOON~ orts by Chris Richcreek 1. Entering 2014, which major-league team was the orllv one to not have a pitcher toss a no-hitter in franchise history? 2. Three pitchers during the 199Os led or co-led the A.L. in wins for a season without tossing a shutout. Name two oftlaem. 3. Of Florida, I:lorida State and Miami, which was the only college f'oot- ball team to not play in at least one ol" the first five BCS national champion- ship gmnes? 4. When ,,~as the last time an NBA Finals team won Game Seven on the road? 5. In the 2013-14 sea- son, the Anaheim I}ucks became tile second team in NIIL history to win 18 times in 19 games. Who was the first'? 6. l low old was driver A.J. Foyt when he won his last IndyCar race'? ~r~o~ *~>Flo~, many consecutive Grand Slam singles semifi- nals did tennis star Novak l)jokovic make before los- ing in the Australian Open quarterfinals in 2014? Answers I .Tile San Diego Padres. 2. Detroit's Bill Gullick- son ( 1991 ), and New York's Andy Pettitte (1096) and David Cone (1908). 3. Florida. Florida State played in the first three, and M ialni the next two. 4. The Washington Bul- lets beat tile Sonics in Seat- tie in 1978. 5. The 1967-68 Montreal Canadiens. 6. He was 46 when he won the Pocono 500 in 1981. 7. Fourteen. X 2(t14 King I:c, alures Synd.. Inc. I. When did George Har- rison announce he was quit- ting The Beatles? 2. Which singer is reputed to have been a gravedigger before getting into music? 3. Where did Canned Pleat get their name? 4. Which duo had a hit with "q lere Comes the Rain Again'"'? 5. Name the song that contains this lyric: "'Well, I might take a (rain, I might take a plane, But if I have to walk l'm going .lust the same." Ans~vers I. Jan. 10. 1969. The Beatles were rehearsing at "I\vickenham Fihn Studios in London. When ttarrison left.. John Lennon apparent- ly didn't bat an eye and sug- gested they get Eric Clap- ton: "1 te's just as good and not such a headache." ' 2. Rod Stex~art. He denies the claim, saying he only laid out the plots with string. 3. From a song about Ster- ne, the liquid ihel made of jellied alcohol, used under buffet chafin~ dishes. 4. British p[~p duo I'uryth- talcs, in 1984. 5. "Kansas {Pity," by Wil- bert Harrison in 1959. It's one of the most widely covered songs ever. The Beatles. Bill ttaley and Ills Comets. James l}rov~n. Lit- tie Richard and dozens of others tried their luck with the song. but it is I iarrison's version that has endured.