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Archive for April 18th, 2011

Independent 7645/Quixote

Posted by Pierre on 18th April 2011

Pierre.

My first foray into blogging a daily cryptic, so a slightly (actually, very) scary moment.  But Quixote’s clear cluing got me over the line eventually, with only a couple of the final solutions holding me up.  I haven’t been a regular solver of his Sunday Indy puzzles, so I think some of my initial hesitation might have been due to me getting used to his individual style.

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Quiptic 596/Hectence

Posted by Pierre on 18th April 2011

Pierre.

A well-clued and straightforward puzzle from Hectence today, with only a couple of clues falling into the more difficult category.

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Guardian 25,299 / Rufus

Posted by mhl on 18th April 2011

mhl.

I found this trickier than usual for Rufus, but with lots of nice clues – I particularly liked 14a, 4d and 5d. I suspect I’m missing something in 22a…

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