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The Atlantic Monthly | June 2003
 
The May 2003 Puzzler Solution


"Treasure Island"

by Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon
 
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The May Puzzler Solution

Extra clue: Ring inside rough cache=H(O)ARD.
Across. 1. SABOT (anag.) 2. S + ATE + D 3. S(P)REE 4. P + ONE 5. P +OINTE (toe in anag.) 6. C(R)OONS 7. SA + GAL (as rev.) 8. S(T)URGEONS 9. H(EIGHT)ENS 10. AN(ALY)TIC (lay anag.) 11. RE(D)TAIL 12. MIN(ARE)T 13. GRI(O)T 14. SIENA (anag.) 15. SOAR (homophone) 16. DEMOTION (anag.) 17. NURSE (anag.) 18. S(E)DANS Down. 1. SPONGE (anag.) 2. T(IT)AN 3. ARISEN (anag.) 4. RUBENS (homophone) 5. OS + CAR 6. OR(G)AN 7. ARRESTING (a wresting homophone) 8. SE(v)EN 9. MESETA (hidden) 10. TA(c)OS 11. A + PEL(E)T 12. GATE (homophone) 13. TOCSIN (homophone) 14. ACC(ID)ENT 15. AI(RHEA)D 16. ELL + IS + ON 17. SP(ORT)Y 18. MOO + N + S


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