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Archive for January 16th, 2009

FT 12,976/Viking

Posted by smiffy on 16th January 2009

smiffy.

A rapid-fire, skeletal posting for now as I’m won’t have any more free time for the next several hours. At least this leaves the stage clear for others to opine until I can return to flesh things out..

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Independent 6938/Morph (Prize puzzle 10-01-09)

Posted by neildubya on 16th January 2009

neildubya.

Great puzzle. I can’t believe how long it took me to spot what was going on at 1a and 29a. Read the rest of this entry »

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Guardian 24598 / Paul

Posted by mhl on 16th January 2009

mhl.

I’ve very little time for this today, so apologies for any errors – I needed quite a bit of research to get or confirm the song titles, but I don’t mind that. As ever with Paul, there are lots of clues here that made me smile.

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Enigmatic Variations 844 (4th Jan): A Bit on the Side by Glow-worm

Posted by Dave Hennings on 16th January 2009

Dave Hennings. No EV last week, it got bumped by a £500 Cryptic (I bet that had a few entries). However, the number still got used, so it’s onwards to 844 this week.

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Inquisitor 106 – Pared Down by Kea

Posted by duncanshiell on 16th January 2009

duncanshiell.

There was a very short preamble on this puzzle – ‘each Across clue contains an extraneous definition of one of the Down Clues, which are otherwise unclued’.

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Independent 6,943 by Nimrod

Posted by Simon Harris on 16th January 2009

Simon Harris.

*=anag, []=dropped, <=reversed, hom=homophone, cd=cryptic definition, dd=double definition.

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