Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?

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That night, in the secret basement apartment of the house on the Wannsee, the four principal plotters in the plan to assassinate Prince Alexander of Yugoslavia, relaxed and talked of their plans for the future, played a few games of cards and listened to an American Variety Show broadcast from Paris on the wireless: Hya Loid, the transparent Comic may have relied too heavily on rather worn-thin material, but his delivery and timing won him laughs and applause; Pica Resque, the Cuban Torch Singer, had a repertoire of ballads about steamy – and stormy – relationships between dusky maidens with flashing eyes and an assortment of moustachioed rogues and rascals; Ginger Ly, Bronx-born of mixed Irish and Italian heritage, was a big hit in the movies, for she could sing, dance, do cross-talk and even knock-about slapstick with the best of the guys, and might have been expected to lose some of her charisma on radio, but no, there was nothing hesitant in her performance: she joked with band-leader Fussy Cut about playing tunes that were around when her grannie was sewing quilts in the garment district, ribbed his Cut 'em Up Boys about having a soprano liven-up their four-part, and even teased the Cutting Edge Band, over their ability to keep up when her voice was weaving patterns on the airwaves; but it was all in good fun and the performance of Ginger, Fussy, his barbershop and band was a hell-raiser that even had the underground quartet stomping their feet and applauding wildly – a Night to Remember, if they manage to live through tomorrow!

(by MissTeriWoman)
The Quandary for Friday, December 06, 2019 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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