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Archive for January 16th, 2013

Financial Times 14,212 by IO

Posted by PeeDee on 16th January 2013


Quite tricky but with a couple of easy starters to get me going, thanks IO.

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Independent 8192 / Dac

Posted by Bertandjoyce on 16th January 2013


We took a while to get started on this one and also a while to finish it! Thankfully there were a few easy clues like 11/13 which at least gave us some crossing letters!

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Guardian Cryptic N° 25,846 by Paul

Posted by PeterO on 16th January 2013


The crossword may be found at for as long as it is archived.

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Inquisitor 1263: Brain Transplant by Samuel

Posted by kenmac on 16th January 2013


Preamble: Across and down answers clash in 10 cells. Read from left to right, these give a case of mistaken identity, which must be resolved in favour of the correct identity, the mistaken one being discarded. One clued entry gives leading information. Eight across and twelve down clues contain a superfluous letter or word to be removed before solving. Across removals give the title of the thematic work; down removals give the creators of two highlighted literary examples of similarly correct identities.

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