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The Atlantic Monthly | September 2001
 
The Puzzler
Answers to the July/August Puzzler

"Faces"

by Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon
 
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The July/August Puzzler Solution

"I have seen better faces in my time."—King Lear

Top Face Words. 1-6. VI + SAGE 7-12. WRECKS (homophone) 13-18. ORALLY (homophone) 19-24. W + EASEL 25-30. CHANCE (homophone) 31-36. LOCUST (anag.) Cube Words. 1. B + OVINE 2. S(HINT)O 3. GRAS(P)S 4. GR + AVID (diva rev.) 5. MER + GER 6. SUMMER (double def.) 7. WOO + DEN 8. ER + RAN + T 9. PRUNES (double def.) 10. CAB(IN)S 11. JERK + IN 12. J + AUNTS 13. BO + GOT + A 14. BARQUE (homophone) 15. QUARTZ (homophone) 16. F + ALTER 17. L(ARIA)T 18. C(AN + A)RY 19. AWEIGH (anag.) 20. P + USHER 21. PI(A)ZZA 22. DO + ZEN'S 23. TAM + PE + D 24. GA(LAX)Y 25. CO + GENT 26. WRIT(H)E 27. M + A + CAWS 28. CAN(O)ES 29. SPACE + K 30. P(IX)IES 31. FLAG + on 32. R(AGO)UT 33. SL(U)ICE 34. VENU(E)S 35. SAV(AG)E 36. pa + rent




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