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Independent 6552 by Virgilius

Posted by nmsindy on October 16th, 2007

nmsindy.

Themed as almost always from Virgilius: this time fairly clear when looking at clues: 4 (6,3,6) phrases, connected by “and”. Very fast solve for me, 11 mins.

* = anagram

ACROSS

1 SENATORSHIP (i.e. Sharpton’s)*

7 DAR (LEN) E Not in Chambers, but common US name – US influences sometimes seen in Virgilius puzzles.

8 RONDEAU “Rondo”

10 SUPPLY (in a supple = flexible manner) AND DEMAND  (damned)*

16 RADI (C) AL

18 BRIGHT AND BREEZY

19 EXI (GEN)T

20 ENTERED

21 MEDLEY RELAY

DOWN

2 NEED LE AND THREAD (a ladder then)*

3 THE WASH

4 RE (REDO) S

5 HANSEL AND GRETEL (A shelter England)*

7 DISPENSABLE Double definition

9 t(UN)e D IS PLAYED

14 ANIMISM Hidden

15 PRATTLE “Prat’ll”

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