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Archive for September 18th, 2007

FT 12,566/Highlander

Posted by smiffy on 18th September 2007

smiffy.

I didn’t spot anything unduly devious today so, coupled with the fact that the answers are all basic vocab, most clues are pretty self-evident.  The only possible gripe would be that the wordplay/definitions elements of 18A and 6D are effectively the same, so not desperately cryptic. 

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Azed 1841 – rare Azed slips?

Posted by petebiddlecombe on 18th September 2007

petebiddlecombe.

(this version added Weds 19 Sep, 8:20 p.m. - the first two comments relate to the corrected clue to 23D printed with no. 1842)

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Independent 6528/Virgilius

Posted by Colin Blackburn on 18th September 2007

Colin Blackburn.

A typically good Virgilius puzzle with a few tough clues. I made one significant error early on which left me flummoxed over the last two entries. Read the rest of this entry »

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Guardian 24185/Araucaria – out of character

Posted by ilancaron on 18th September 2007

ilancaron.

Another out of character Araucarian opus – not cross-refs, not long anagrams and actually quite a pleasant puzzle with reasonable surfaces.

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