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Archive for August 20th, 2011

Independent 7746 by Anax (Saturday Prize Puzzle 13 August 2011)

Posted by mc_rapper67 on 20th August 2011


A veritable tour de force from Anax, on my first opportunity to blog one of his puzzles.

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Enigmatic Variations No 979 Problem by Salamanca

Posted by twencelas on 20th August 2011


So some shaded squares this week to help define the problem and 6 clues to be entered in a non standard way to indicate the title. Other than that everything is straight forward. Is it an elementary puzzle or something more complex.

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Guardian 25,400 / Araucaria

Posted by mhl on 20th August 2011


A fun and very devious prize crossword, which took us a couple of train journeys to complete. There’s a nice theme of film and television which linked six of the clues. Some points of note include two hidden answer clues where the hidden part could only be found indirectly, and a rather outrageous definition in 13d

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