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Archive for October 23rd, 2008

Guardian 24527 / Gordius

Posted by mhl on 23rd October 2008

mhl.

As usual with Gordius’s puzzles, I found this one rather difficult, so there are quite a few questions below. It was very enjoyable, but something of a guilty pleasure considering the amount of time it took me… :)

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Independent 6871/Tees

Posted by neildubya on 23rd October 2008

neildubya.

Good puzzle, easy in places, tougher in others. I still don’t understand 3, 6 and 22d though. Read the rest of this entry »

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Independent on Sunday 975 by Quixote

Posted by nmsindy on 23rd October 2008

nmsindy.

I found this one quite easy – solving time, 13 mins

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Enigmatic Variations No. 832 – Central Character by Oxymoron

Posted by Gaufrid on 23rd October 2008

Gaufrid.

Well, here it is, the first EV blog to appear on Fifteensquared!

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Financial Times 12,897 – Dante

Posted by Uncle Yap on 23rd October 2008

Uncle Yap.

From Monday Prize Crossword on 13th October 2008
dd = double definition
cd = cryptic definition
rev = reversed or reversal
ins = insertion
cha = charade
ha = hidden answer
*(fodder) = anagram

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Financial Times 12,896 by Cincinnus

Posted by Pete Maclean on 23rd October 2008

Pete Maclean.

This is the prize puzzle from the Weekend FT of October 11
I found this Cincinnus a bit tougher than average and was stuck on 14D and 27A for a while.

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