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Solution to "Marching Orders"
(the March, 1998, Puzzler)

April Puzzler Solution

Across.

1. CHAIRMAN (anag.)
7. B(R)ASS
11. BORNE + O
12. DE(LET)ED
13. BAITS (homophone)
15. T(A + PEST)RY
16. BEST + IRS
18. AD + DR + ESS
20. LITER + AT + E
25. IOLANTHE (anag.)
30. TA(B + AS)CO
32. SI(MIA)NS (aim rev.)
33. CA(BALI)ST
34. (d)ELIOT (rev.)
35. STA + TUES
36. R + AILED
37. VERSE (hidden)
38. S + T0(UTES)T


Down.

1. INTERN (homophone)
2. ARIA + DNE (end rev.)
3. HOARDS (homophone)
4. RE(SHE)AR
5. MOTES (homophone)
6. N(ot)E + PEN + THE
7. B(L)ESS
8. SER(RAT)E
9. A + T + TILA (alit rev.)
10. RES(TAR)T
14. BE(AU) + TIES
17. SH(ELL)OUT
19. SIGHT (homophone)
20. L(I + TAN)IES
21. LA + RIATS (stair rev.)
22. FO(LIAT)E (tail rev.)
23. TAB + LEA + U
24. FI(SS + I)LE
26. L + UMBAR (rumba anag.)
27. E + CHOES (chose anag.)
28. GA + SLIT
29. VAL(U)E
31. (c)ASTRO


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The Atlantic Monthly; April 1998; Answers to the March Puzzler; Volume 281, No. 4; page 111.

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