Test Your Local Halloween Knowledge With This Spooky Crossword Puzzle

Is October 31 your favorite day of the year? Do people call you “The Spookapedia”?

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Is October 31 your favorite day of the year? Do people call you “The Spookapedia”?

 

Across

1. With 11 across and 16 across, electrifying fall event at Croton-on Hudson
  6. Bump in the night, perhaps
  9. Cry of distress
10. Walled up and imprisoned
11. See 1 across
13. The ___, classic horror movie starring Boris Karloff
15. Johnson and Blair, e.g.
16. See 1 across
18. Meadows
19. Super-scary road in Harrison
20. ___ before the storm
22. Beer holder
23. Shade of black
24. Eagle’s claw
28. Causing death
31. Mansion that was used in 2 Dark Shadows films
35. First name in classic horror lit
36. Steamed up
37. There’s a museum for this in 1 across, 2 words
39. First name of an iconic folk singer who turns 76 in November
41. The Headless Horseman’s nationality
42. WWII prison camp

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Down

1. Scary siblings of scary tales
2. Cinematic street of nightmares
3. It’s the village that boasts Lyndhurst mansion
4. Include
5. Vampire strikes
6. Tit for ___
7. The Lion King villains
8. Inferno poet
12. Man who invented dynamite
14. Cheese’s partner
15. Stephen King’s ___ Sematary
17. Escape
18. Italy’s ___ di Como
19. Halloween flier
20. Sleepy Hollow residence of many once-famous people
21. Owner of the diner in Alice on TV
23. Spooky fictional host of the annual House of Curiosities, 2 words
25. “Back to Black” singer Winehouse
26. Ancient
27. There’s a tank of these predatory fish inYou Only Live Twice
29. ___ Morgue: scene for Poe murders
30. Author of “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow”
31. Vampires’ ___ are blood red
32. Walks on the Colonial Greenway, for example
33. First name in spoon-bending
34. Where a train pulls in, abbr.
38. Hollywood star who performed at the Tarrytown Music Hall, ___ West
40. Measurement of distance, abbr.

 

 


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