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The Atlantic Monthly | June 2004
 
The Puzzler
Answers to the May Puzzler

"Magic Rings"

by Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon
 
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The May Puzzler Solution

Across. 1. A + M(ERIN)D 6. LAG + OS (rev.) 11. TROLL (double def.) 12. P(UMPS)UP 13. CO(QUE)TTE (octet anag.) 14. HE(PC)AT 16. ROBE (anag.) 17. VE(GET)AL 18. CHOR(A)LES 23. SEDITION (anag. and pun) 24. RE + MA(R)RY 28. BRO(NC)S 29. URSINE (anag.) 30. HE(DON)ISTS 31. RE(S + EWE)D 32. F(R)EE 33. SEERS (homophone) 34. RESEATS (anag.) Down. 1. ARCH + Y 2. MORSE + L 3. LO(PER)S 4. IGUANAS (anag.) 5. D + U + TIES 7. POE + TASTER 8. S + COT 9. PLUM + BAG + O 10. SPIE(L)S 15. CARRIE + DON 19. O + VERSE + A 20. STORIED (anag.) 21. R(I + VIE)R + A 22. HARBORS (anag.) 23. ERAS + ER 25. MOUS(S)E 26. S + TONE 27. METES (hidden)




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