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Archive for July 10th, 2010

Guardian 25,053 (Sat 3 Jul)/Puck – Taylor made

Posted by rightback on 10th July 2010

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Solving time: Turned to a dictionary for 16dn after 15 mins

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Enigmatic Variations No. 921 – Gang of Four by Hypnos

Posted by mc_rapper67 on 10th July 2010

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An ‘EV’ puzzle in more ways than one, as it turned out! Bit of a complicated preamble – the solver is searching for a ‘gang of four’ who aren’t actually in the grid, but must be deduced by associations with 8 unclued entries and/or 8 extra words in some clues. To corroborate this, a relevant ‘work’ is given by corrected letters in 17 clues, and its ‘source’ can be found by jumbling two otherwise normal entries.

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