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Archive for February 20th, 2011

Beelzebub 1,095 (13/02/11)

Posted by Simon Harris on 20th February 2011

Simon Harris.

A pretty tough week for Beelzebub, I found, taking me several sessions over the course of the week to complete.

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Independent on Sunday 1,096 by Quixote

Posted by Simon Harris on 20th February 2011

Simon Harris.

I don’t know about you chaps, but I found this week’s Quixote a bit of a challenge. That was possibly due to there being several unfamiliar terms involved (11ac, 16ac and the conductor at 22ac, for example). Still, the more obscure ones were deducible from wordplay, as is customary for Quixote.

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Everyman No. 3359 (13th February)

Posted by The Trafites on 20th February 2011

The Trafites.

Lorraine:  Good day to one and all. Big thank you to Everyman; this was much more the Everyman that we all know and love, with nothing to taxing.

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Azed 2020: Clear vision

Posted by jetdoc on 20th February 2011

jetdoc.

A rather more tricky Azed than some recent ones, largely because it has more than the usual quota of obscure words. I needed to check quite a few answers. The first answer refers to the puzzle’s number.
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