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The Atlantic Monthly | September 2003
 
The July/August 2003 Puzzler Solution


"Word Magic"

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

Across.  1. FRANC(e)S  5. BAGHDAD (bagged ad homophone)  11. UP + BRA + ID  12. P(E)ACE  14. ERECTS (anag.)  16. ALUM (double def.)  17. I + GU(A)N + A  18. LAM(P)B + LACK  19. HUN(K)S  20. PROW + L  22. S(NAP + BE)ANS  26. M(ETA)L  29. L(E)ONE  31. TO(PB) + A + NANA  33. U + PHIL + L  34. L(A)OS  35. PIDGIN (homophone)  36. CRACK (double def.)  37. H(IPBON)E (bop in anag.)  38. KENOSHA (anag.)  Down.  1. FUG + AL(l)  2. AUTUMNS (anag.)  3. C + AROUSAL  4. SIECLE (hidden)  6. (p)ARTICLE  7. HEP + BURN  8. D(A + CAP)O  9. (r)ACING  10. DEEP BLUE (spoonerism)  13. C(L)AUSE  15. CLAP + BOAR + D  19. HUM + P(B)ACK  20. PALATIAL (anag.)  21. WIN + NOW  23. NABISCO (anag.)  24. ABOLISH (anag.)  25. SO + A + P + BOX  27. TEHRAN (anag.)  28. BUDG(I)E  30. SPARE (double def.)  32. (t)ASTER


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