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Independent on Sunday 1025 by Quixote (4 Oct 2009)

Posted by nmsindy on October 8th, 2009

nmsindy.

Solving time, 21 mins

* = anagram

ACROSS

1 PANTOGRAPH (Hang pop art)*

9 MAY O

10 MALIGN (a gremlin)* less re

11 LIGHT (P) EN

12 BENE (been)* F ACTRESSES

14 SLIDER (idlers)*

16 NOT ICE

19 SLEEPLESS NIGHT (Gent is helpless)*

22 A POST ATE (Greek mythology)

24 I’D LE(e)RS

25 D RAT

26 EXACTITUDE X (kiss) in (date cutie)*

DOWN

1 BAGATELLES (A table leg’s)*

2 A (GEN) DA

3 SHA (has)* GREEN

5 HYDE “Hide” P ARK

7 TA I L END

8 (b)ALLOTS

13 S (A C CHAR) IDE

15 REP LACED

17 TR(y) IOLET (Eliot)*

18 HELEN A Helen of Troy and Paris – capital of US State, Montana

20 ER SAT Z

21 SH (I IT) E Good surface

One Response to “Independent on Sunday 1025 by Quixote (4 Oct 2009)”

  1. Quixote says:

    Thanks again NMSINDY. The & lit at 10 was a recycyled Azed first prize from way back. I am getting worried about how few people solve this puzzle, given the number of prizes won by PD Watts of Abingdon and Michael Hannon of Sheffield. So — you lot — if you want some Oxford reference books …

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