Sunday Gazette-Mail from Charleston, West Virginia on August 24, 1975 · Page 124
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August 24, 1975

Sunday Gazette-Mail from Charleston, West Virginia · Page 124

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Crossword Puzzle . |R|E|D|A1 ·RlAlTlEILi Answer for Sunday, August 17, Cryptoquip: BALLED-UP AUTOIST THINKS MODERN TRAILER TRUCKS TAKE UP TOO MUCH SPACE ON URBAN ROADS. CRYPTOQUIP U M H E L F A R L G G L I O W Y E T F Y T F I T E ] L E M R O W W Z O Y L S U V H Y M F Y A M S Z L Y L F W T M H F L F A A V V R A H M S S M H HflO HHSJ@H~ aKsas Miami! ame HHsaiH HQHSP aasnH SUB Hfflfflfl@ asssE HH31 RMlflHHH SfflH Today's Cryptoquip clue: U equals P HBBfflra HQGDS snots HIIBHB Doc Severinsen will appear in concert for the U. S. Coal Festival at 7:30 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 7 at the Raleigh County Armory, Beckley, W. Va. Presley fan protests contest winners By J. P. Rool A person called "Name Withheld" has written an obviously angry letter protesting the Elvis contest winners. This person thought he/she should have won although he/she said: "Don't think I'm mad or jealous, because I ain't." "Name Withheld" raises some fair questions, however, and I will answer them: 1. How many entries were received? In excess of 300 separate "envelopes arrived. Several contained more than one entry: one contained eight. Approximately 50 post cards were received, about-35~ of which were from the same individual. 2. Did you read them all personally? Yes. 3. How did you judge these? Just like the rules said -- dumbest answers won. Dumb may be in the eye of the reader, but every contest has to have a judge. 4. Who helped you -- ol' Taylor Jones? No, ol' Taylor Jones was not one of the judges. The three who ^assisted me are all friends and em- ployes of The Associated Press. Their names were kept secret so they would not be subjected to bribery. They are Jennifer Kerr, Wayne Slater, and Robert C. Welling. Ms. Kerr has seen Presley perform in Hawaii, has worked for the Bangkok Banner (or whatever they call that paper in Thailand) and has a shirt she bought there. It's a Thai : ^dyed tee shirt. She admits, however, that she liked Elvis better when there was a little less of him to love. Slater is'the person whVohce sug"- 22Ti CH.mE.STO.Y. H . VA. Ereafcshow gested that the J.P. in J.P. Rool stood for Just Pubescent and that J.P. Rool actually as a 13 year old girl frim Marmet. Welling often covers statehouse news for The Associated Press and therefore is an expert judge ol dumbness. He suggested that 1 would be better off financially lo auction the prizes instead of giving them away, but I refused. 5. What do you consider dumb? (And do not say my letter). If 1 have to stick to your ground rules, 1 have no answer here. Ms. Kerr did say. however, that if you had mailed this letter to the contest, she'd have chosen you a winner. So. "Name Withheld" and all you others, that's how it was done. Don't expect it to happen again -unless Mick Jagger comes lo town. We only mess with biggies. SUMMER JAM: The 1975 Ohio River Jam is scheduled next Saturday beginning at noon at a spot between East Liverpool, Ohio, and Steubenville. The place is called Wellsville, and it's on Rt. 213, just off Rt. 7. On the bill for the concert are: J Geils Band, Black Oak Arkansas, Peter Frampton, Ambrosia, Ruby Starr and Grey Ghost, and Law. Tickets are available in Charleston at all Tape City stores. They are $7.75 in advance and $9.50 at the .-gate- ,, , '," ACROSS 1 Food fish 5 Pinnacle of glacier ice 10 Networks IS Scoria of metal 19 Leather flask 20 One of the Muses' 21 African antelope 22 Game of chance 23 River in Asia 24 Hard resin 25 Brother of Elon 26 Genus of cetaceans 27 Charivari (colloq.) 29 Squalid living areas 31 Enter in a list 33 Neck part 34 Resort city . 35 Granny, for one 36 Weal or welt 39 A shelf 40 Avoid 44 Famous sculpture 45 Secretes 46 Invalidate 47 A fuel 48 To covet 49 To oblige 50 Revoke a legacy . 51 Neap, for one 52 Born 53 Silken 54 Defense need 55 A ramentum 56 Mentally . gifted · 58 Pondered 59 Marsh marigolds 60 Garlands 61 Toil. 62 Native of Copenhagen 63 Displayed publicly 66 Russian leader 67 Expressing veneration 71 Truman's birthplace 72 -The -"; a hit play 73 Biblical tower site 74 Solemn promise 75 Love god 76 Spanish boys 77 Fictional uncle 78 Father, in France 79 Wire measure 80 The hills of Rome 81 Deserve 82 Parsonage 83 Drowsier 85 Military chaplain . 86 Intimated 87 Follows closely 88 Narrow passage 89 English county 90 Wife of Esau 93 Winged 94 Litvak and · France 98 The dill 99 Fundamental 101 -- domo 103 Loathsome 104 Poison 105 Oily fruit 106 To perform 107 Learning 108 Took to court 109 Stair part 110 Snees 111 Pieced out DOWN 1 Feather scarves 2 Egyptian entertainer 3 Stimulus 4 Peace 5 Mexican blanket 6 Wear away 7 Level to the ground 8 Philippine Negrito 9 Meditate on 10 Condensed statement 11 Oleoresin 12 Sailors 13 Chemical suffix 14 Supplement to a book 15 Borders 16 A fabric 17 West Indian shrub 18 Purpose 28 California county 30 Falls behind 32 Christmas 34 French wine 35 Former Pirates' home run leader 36 Exhausted 37 Ringworm 38 Merry celebration 39 Black and blue 40 Noted golfer 41.Sheer linen 42 Sea duck 43 Entreaties 45 Leverets 46 Viper 49 Malodorous 50 Baseball great 51 Diminish 53 Gibe 54 Harbinger of spring 55 The whole jury 57 English composer 58 Window sections 59 Hill cavities 61 Fruit 62 An opening (Chess) 63 Bridge triumphs 64 Dravidian language 65 Soap plant 66 Solitary one 67 Fiber plant 68 Occurrence 69 Scandinavian language 70 Fabric for suits 72 "The Merry -of Windsor" 73 Small, pulpy fruit 76 Man next door 77 Ransomed 78 Lounging slipper N Name for a dog 81 Beer ingredient 82 Aromatic plant 84 Redacted 85 Here gold is obtained .by washing 86 Suit at cards 88 Animated 89 Criticize (slang) 90 Pokes 91 Sloth 92 English sand hill 93 Sale condition 94 Partially open 95 To see 96 French river 97 Winter vehicle 100 Fourth caliph 102 Cuckoo solution time: 61 minutes.

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