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Grauman's Chinese (puzzle) Theater

A cache by mshock Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 02/25/2008
Difficulty:
3 out of 5
Terrain:
1.5 out of 5

Size: Size:   micro (micro)

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Geocache Description:

*CACHE IS NOT AT LISTED COORDINATES. Coordinates will lead you to the courtyard of the world famous Grauman's (now Mann's) Chinese Theater. Use the clues listed below, and walk in the footprints of some of Hollywood's legendary stars, to help you figure out the final coordinates of the cache.

UPDATE 06/25/17- NEW UPDATED QUESTIONS. New cache at final location.

Solve the puzzle to find.

*Recommended parking at Hollywood and Highland. Only $2.00 with validation. *Log Only. Bring a pen
North: A_______B_______C_______D_______E_______F_______
West: G_______H_______I_______J_______K_______L_______M_______

A) What year did Maurice Chevalier sign?_____

B) How many signed spaces are there above Ben Stiller's?_____

C) Find the number written above Elizabeth Taylor's name. Subtract the number written next to Adam Sandler's. Add the digits of that number together._____

D) How many GREEN spaces border Marilyn Monroe's?_____

E) What's the total number of individual handprints that were placed to honor "West SideStory" on 11/15/11?______

F) How many wand impressions are there for "Harry Potter"'s square?______

G) What's the total number of individual handprints that were placed to honor the original cast of "Star Trek"_______

H) What's the total number of individual footprints that were placed June 5th, 2007?______

I) Whoopi Goldberg used this roman numeral in the date of her signing______

J) She's the "And I". How many "M's" are in her name?_____

K) There are three mayors immortalized here, (Clint Eastwood - Carmel, Johnny Grant - Hollywood, Tom Bradley - Los Angeles), but there's only one governor (Arnold Schwarzenegger - California). How many squares away is the closest mayor to the governor?_____

L) This classic Hollywood tough guy threatened to "kill" Sid Grauman. How many "i"'s are dotted in the SECOND line of his threat?_____

M) Most footprints come in even numbers,, but there's one space with SEVEN. Find the square and list the number of times the number "5" appears._____


***Got the answer? It is less than .2 miles away. YOU DO NOT HAVE TO CROSS ANY STREETS TO GET FROM THE COURTYARD TO THE FINAL CACHE LOCATION.

Cache is on STREET level

Cache is a magnetized, small tin celebrating American Cinema Editors ***

You can check your answers for this puzzle on GeoChecker.com.

ANSWER REFLECTS COORDINATE CORRECTION

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Zntargvp. Ernpu sbe gur fgnef

Decryption Key

A|B|C|D|E|F|G|H|I|J|K|L|M
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N|O|P|Q|R|S|T|U|V|W|X|Y|Z

(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



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