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Archive for July 22nd, 2009

Independent 7103/Merlin

Posted by John on 22nd July 2009

John.

A rare departure from Wednesdays for Dac, but this Merlin offering is excellent. To begin with I found it very easy and it seemed that all would be done quickly by my standards, but I came to a halt; was completely beaten by the brilliant 13ac and had to use aids for a couple of others. Read the rest of this entry »

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Financial Times 13,135 / Cinephile

Posted by Gaufrid on 22nd July 2009

Gaufrid.

A surprisingly easy puzzle for a Wednesday, particularly considering it was set by Cinephile, with a theme involving British Prime Ministers from 1963 to date and a ‘hopeful’.

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Guardian 24,758 / Brendan

Posted by Andrew on 22nd July 2009

Andrew.

A very enjoyable romp round theatre-land from Brendan, but also quite an easy one, for me anyway: it must have been one of my quickest solves for a while. The strange grid, with most of the edges blacked out, made me suspect a Nina, but I can’t see anything obvious.

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