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Archive for June 17th, 2008

Inquisitor 75 CLASSIFIED by Hypnos

Posted by Hihoba on 17th June 2008

Hihoba.

Excellent puzzle based on James Bond villains on the centenary of the birth of Ian Fleming, with some inventive and amusing clues.

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Financial Times 12796 / Quark

Posted by C G Rishikesh on 17th June 2008

C G Rishikesh.

The puzzle was uploaded later than usual and just about that time there was power failure in my flat. Hence the delay in posting the blog.

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Independent 6761 by Morph

Posted by nmsindy on 17th June 2008

nmsindy.

A pleasing, innovative, puzzle which I found on the easy side.   Solving time, 18 mins.

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Guardian 24,417, Rover: Life’s ups and downs

Posted by michod on 17th June 2008

michod.

As an occasional sub now, I’ll try to remember the rules – bear with me. In keeping with my philosophy that daily puzzles should be doable without recourse to reference works, there are a few guesses that I haven’t verified, and one (24ac) that I just can’t get. Offers welcome. 

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Financial Times 12,789 – Dante

Posted by Uncle Yap on 17th June 2008

Uncle Yap.

From FT Monday 9 June 2008
Common abbreviations used
dd = double definition
cd = cryptic definition
rev = reversed or reversal
ins = insertion
cha = charade
* = anagram

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