Cryptoquip Answer for 08/19/2018

VEXRJ’N KEXTZW QDEGI VYWA XRXTRDN SYBR ZKWDRNN XKKEDXYKB ZJC KESGXJYNW CEVC: WAR XZGDRRJ KEDIN.

TODAY’S CLUE: X = M

ANSWER: WOMEN’S COMBAT GROUP WITH MEMBERS LIKE ACTRESS MCCORMICK AND COLUMNIST DOWD: THE MAUREEN CORPS.