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Archive for August 17th, 2009

Independent 7125 by Morph

Posted by NealH on 17th August 2009


*=anag, []=dropped, <=reversed, hom=homophone, CD=cryptic def, DD=double def
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Guardian 24,780 / Rufus

Posted by Eileen on 17th August 2009


Back to Rufus for Monday morning and a good example of how a puzzle can be perfectly straightforward and still enjoyable and satisfying. We have Rufus’ characteristic wit and elegance in the surfaces, some clever anagrams and a couple of great &lits.

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Private Eye/Cyclops 397 – Bless you

Posted by beermagnet on 17th August 2009


Lots of anagrams this time with one interesting reverse anagram.  That probably contributed to the feeling that nothing that was particularly difficult. I suspect I would have recorded a fast solve time if I had looked.  A few chuckles along the way e.g. 15A, 22A and 17D

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