Find Xante: A holiday challenge in the spirit of the season

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As the pre-holiday frenzy winds down a bit, consider this page a paws, er, pause that seeks to refresh:

Gaze upon every nook and cranny in Downtown’s Market Square to hunt for the image of Xante, the four-legged friend of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. We’ve also populated the square with a variety of Pittsburgh figures, present and past. See if you can find them all -- find a link to the answers at the bottom of this story!

Look for:

PG illustration: Can you find Xante?
(Click image for larger version in .pdf format)

• Billy Porter, Tony Award winner

• Zachary Quinto, as Spock

• Mike and Kiya Tomlin, Steelers coach; designer

• Andrew McCutchen, Pirates center fielder

• Bill Mazeroski, Pirates hall of famer

• Emma Watson, actress in “The Perks of Being a Wallflower”

• Troy Polamalu, Steelers safety

• Bill Peduto, mayor-elect

• Sharon Needles, drag queen

• Abby Lee Miller, “Dance Moms”

• David McCullough, biographer

• Porky Chedwick, “The Daddio of the Raddio”

• Elsie Hillman, philanthropist and Republican grande dame

• Clint Hurdle, Pirates manager

• Four pierogies: Cheese Chester, Sauerkraut Saul, Jalapeno Hannah and Oliver Onion

• Rubber Duck from Festival of Firsts

• Daniel Tiger, character on PBS

• Pittsburgh Dad, local comedian

• Gene Kelly, dancer, actor, singer

• Freddie Fu, UPMC orthopedic surgeon sports medicine

• Sala Udin, former Pittsburgh councilman

• George Romero, filmmaker, and Zombie

• Howard “Hoddy” Hanna, real estate company CEO

• PittGirl (Virginia Montanez), blogger

• Kris Letang, Penguin defenseman

• Manfred Honeck, PSO music director

• Luke Ravenstahl, mayor

• Mac Miller, rapper

• Thomas Starzl, transplant pioneer

• Lee Baierl, car dealer

• John R. Block, Post-Gazette publisher

• Rob Cochran, car dealer

• Myron Cope, sports broadcaster

• Sidney Crosby, Penguins captain

• Rich Fitzgerald, Allegheny County executive

• Wiz Khalifa, rapper

• Fred Rogers, children’s TV personality

• Andy Warhol, artist

• Matt Pitzarella, Range Resources director of corporate communications

• Jeffrey Romoff, UPMC president and CEO

• Mark Nordenberg, University of Pittsburgh chancellor

• Pope Francis and Bishop David Zubik

(How did you do? Check the key to the illustration in .pdf format)

Find Xante! 2013 illustration by Daniel Marsula, Ed Yozwick and James Hilston of the Post-Gazette

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