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"Chessboard" (Solution)


November Puzzler Solution


Board.

a. S + TABLE
b. CR(E)ATE
c. PICNICKERS (homophone of pick knickers)
d. HUM + AN + E
e. PUC + E (rev.)
f. HAVE + RING
g. LEAVE + N
h. AVIATORS (anag.)
i. MESH (hidden)
j. A + RAG + ON
k. SI(DEWA)LK (awed rev.)
l. POSTAGES (anag.)
m. T + HORNS
n. SAIL (homophone)
o. G(ARC)ON(e)

Pieces.

P33. S + HOCK
Kn45. GALA + HAD
Q19. TSARINA(anag.)
K35. S(KING)AME
R48. CON + SIDE + R
B15. SEE + PAGE
Kn20. CHEKHOV (homophone of check off)
R11. PORTMANTEAU (anag.)
K35. T(RIB)UNES
Kn40. P(ROVER)B
B46. LE(GAT)O
P36. SWAP (rev.)
R30. VICE VERSA (anag.)
B19. SERIAL (homophone)
B41. C(LEANS)UP
Q54. LANE (hidden)



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The Atlantic Monthly; October 1997; Answers to the September Puzzler; Volume 280, No. 4; page 106.

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