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Solution to "Bright Prospects,"
the March, 2000, Puzzler

Bright Prospects Solution

Fourteen answers are given a SILVER LINING -- that is, an internal addition of the symbol AG. Across. 1. CHIC + O 6. WON (rev.) 10. HO(M)E 11. VI(S)E 13. LIEDER (homophone) 14. F(L)OR + IN 15. R(EAR)ED 17. SALVE(r) 19. S'TRAT + A (rev.) 23. LOO + N 26. T + ENDS 27. RE + EDIT (rev.) 30. BUR(TO)N 31. F(I)ORDS 32. S(I)ENNA 33. S(E + E)ING 34. ST(a)Y 35. P(ASS)E Down. 1. C(H)AFES 2. HOP(LIT)E 3. CARRIE(d) 4. A + G + LINT 5. O(VERA) + LL'S 6. WIDELY(anag.) 7. ASEA (homophone of a C) 8. O(G)RE 9. NEE + DE + D 12. MOO + RE 16. R(O)UTS 17. S(AND) TRAP 18. V + ARIES 20. SO LO(I)NG 21. S + TRESS 22. ON + I + O + NY 24. AM(US)ES 25. NONE (homophone) 28. EMIT (rev.) 29. DIN + G


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The Atlantic Monthly; April 2000; untitled; Volume 285, No. 4; page 134.