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Double-Crossers (Solution)


September Puzzler Solution


Across.

1. STAR + TUP (rev.)
7. RE(FOR)M
11. L(IBERT)INES
12. EDIFIED (pun)
13. PI(E)TA
15. TR(y) + OUNCES
16. T(AH)ITIAN
18. M + ACES
20. P(LAST)IC
21. COM(e) + MITTED
23 L + A + SAG(N)A
26. M + ODE
27. STATUARY (anag.)
28. PAL + IN + (D)ROME
29. D(A)NES (send rev.)
30. NOR + SEMAN (rev.)

Down.

1. S(L)EPT
2. TIDY (dirty anag. - r)
3. REFITTED (anag.)
5. TREK (first letters)
6. (o)PINION
7. REPUBLICANS (anag.)
8. FORE(CA)STS
9. RETEST (anag.)
10. MIA(S)MI + C
14. C(HICK + AD)EE
15. TRA(U)M + A
17. (p)LATITUDE
18. MA(LA) + MUD
19. AL(SOR[e])AN
21. CON(MA)N
22. DO + YEN
24. STIR (double def.)
25. AROMA (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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