Philadelphia ABC's #2

Philadelphia is an awesome city! Using the provided letter, figure out the missing word that completes the Philly phrase and enter the answer into the box. *For people use the last name.
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A
Every holiday season at the Philadelphia _______ __ _____, The Pennsylvania Ballet performs the classic Christmas show, George Balanchine's The Nutcracker.
Academy of Music
B
The Flyers acquired the nickname "_____ _____ ______" when they shed their mediocre expansion team label and won back-to-back Stanley Cup championships in 74 and 75.
Broad Street Bullies
C
______ _____ was a pamphlet written by Thomas Paine and printed in Philadelphia that argued for a constitutional republic and helped to spark the American Revolution.
Common Sense
D
Julius Erving, commonly referred to as ___, was a 76er who helped launch a modern style of play that emphasizes leaping and play above the rim.
Dr. J
E
_______ _____ ___________ was a prison built linking solitude with moral and vocational instruction, it exemplified the Pennsylvania System of penology and became a model for over 300 prisons worldwide.
Eastern State Penitentiary
F
Walt Disney's _______ is a film consisting of animated segments set to classical music performed by Stokowski and the Philadelphia Orchestra which also features Mickey Mouse.
Fantasia
G
The location for Philadelphia's annual OutFest: National Coming Out Day celebration, the _________ boasts a large concentration of LGBT friendly businesses, restaurants, and bars.
GAYborhood
H
Declared the “official sandwich of Philadelphia,” a ______ is is a built-to-order sandwich on a long Italian roll, typically filled with deli meat and cheese, garnished with fresh lettuce, tomatoes and onions, and finished with a drizzle of oregano-vinegar dressing.
Hoagie
I
During the summer of 1776, 56 courageous men gathered at the Pennsylvania State House, now know as __________ ____, to defied the King of England, declare independence and shape the U.S. Constitution, finally creating one unified nation.
Independence Hall
J
Built for the 1876 Centennial Exposition, the Shofuso House and Garden is a traditional-style ________ house and nationally-ranked garden in Philadelphia’s West Fairmount Park.
Japanese
K
Educated at the Crozer Theological Seminary in Chester, PA ,_____ _____ ____ __ brought through his “Freedom Now” tour to Philadelphia his message of suporting Black civil rights.
Martin Luther King Jr.
L
Built in the 1960s at the eastern end of the Parkway, ____ ____ is know as the "World capital of Skateboarding" and has been featured in every skate major magazeine and film.
LOVE Park
M
In 1908 Philly observed _____ ____ and became the first city to celebrate this May holiday.
Mother's Day
N
The Marcellus Shale contains the largest know volume of _______ ___ in the US and being right outside of Philly, the city is poised to be a major player in the modern energy boom.
Natural Gas
O
Founded in 1677 by Swedish settlers Gloria Dei, more commonly known as ___ ______ ______, is the oldest church in Philadelphia.
Old Swedes Church
P
Noted for works such as The Raven and The Tell Tale Heart, one of America’s premier authors _____ ____ ___ spent the most productive years of his career living in Philadelphia.
Edgar Allen Poe
Q
A member of the Religious Society of Friends also called the _______, William Penn founded the Province of Pennsylvania, and created the city of Philadelphia to be the capital of this new colony where settlers would enjoy a full freedom of religion.
Quakers
R
Leopold Stokowski and the Philadelphia Orchestra introduced Stravinsky's score for the ballet The ___ __ ____ to America, and Philly gave it its first staged performance in 1930 with Martha Graham.
Rite of Spring
S
Philadelphian ____ _____ has gained great fame as a rapper as well as an actor in film and television, notably; "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air," "Men in Black" and "Hitch"
Will Smith
T
The right arm and ______ of the Statue of Liberty were first displayed at the 1876 Centennial Exposition in Philadelphia.
Torch
U
Designed, built, saved and renovated by Philadelphians, the S.S. ______ ______ is the largest ship ever built in America and the fastest ocean liner to ever cross the Atlantic.
United States
V
______ _____ was the site of the 1777-78 winter encampment of the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War.
Valley Forge
W
________ was the nation’s first department store and today the building houses the world's largrest organ.
Wanamaker's
X
Located in the heart of the sports complex, ______ ____ is 80,000-square-feet of bars, sports shops, restaurants and entertainment featuring a 32-foot LED HD television sponcered by Comcast, Philadelphia's largest company.
XFINITY Live!
Y
In 1793, Philadelphia, 5000 of 50,000 people were killed by the _____ ______ epidemic making the epidemic the most severe in United States' history.
Yellow Fever
Z
After his death in 1799, the funeral service for President Washington was in Philadelphia, then the nation's capital at the ____ ________ Church.
Zion Lutheran
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