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Archive for November 19th, 2009

Financial Times 13,238 / Alberich

Posted by Gaufrid on 19th November 2009

Gaufrid.

I must again apologise for the late appearance of this analysis. I don’t know what has happened to smiffy, I only hope it is work rather than health related.

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Guardian 24861 / Paul

Posted by mhl on 19th November 2009

mhl.

Many fun clues today, as you’d expect from Paul, and some interesting words. I found this much more difficult than a typical Paul crossword for some reason.

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Independent 7206 by Nestor

Posted by nmsindy on 19th November 2009

nmsindy.

Extremely enjoyable puzzle from Nestor, not too difficult, with the 4 14-letter entries yielding reasonably quickly.   Solving time, 21 mins.      And as always I find with Nestor, fresh approaches to clueing.

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Independent on Sunday 1031 by Quixote – 15 Nov 2009

Posted by nmsindy on 19th November 2009

nmsindy.

Solving time, 15 mins, so I found it fairly easy.

* = anagram     <  = reversed

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Financial Times 13,229 – Falcon

Posted by Uncle Yap on 19th November 2009

Uncle Yap.

Monday Prize Crossword on 9 November 2009
dd = double definition
dud = duplicate definition
cd = cryptic definition
rev = reversed or reversal
ins = insertion
cha = charade
ha = hidden answer
*(fodder) = anagram

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Financial Times 13,228 by Mudd

Posted by Pete Maclean on 19th November 2009

Pete Maclean.

Prize puzzle from the Weekend FT of November 7

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