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"Guidelines"
(Solution to the June Puzzler)

Solution to the June Puzzler

Guidelines. a. G + RAPHS (sharp anag.); J(AMP)ACK b. BA(CO)N; R + ATT + RAPS c. BA(S)IL; MA + TRI(C)ES d. TOS(TA-DA)S; BOW + IE e. POW + DE(R)ED; OK + A + PI f. ST(A)IRS; JEEPERS (pun) Across 1. L + EARN 2. DI + APERS (pears anag.) 3. S(AD + IS)T 4. R(AT)INGS 5. (l)AB(BE)S 6. AL(A) + MO 7. S(P)OUSES 8. SPA + R + ROW 9. (f)LYING 10. SANTA (hidden) 11. C(H)UB'S 12. V + I + PER 13. R(ESP)ITE 14. E + BONY 15. PE + TRA (rat anag.) 16. SE(X)ES 17. TRI-TON (pun) 18. GO(LIAT)H (rev.) Down. 1. ST(U)ARTS 2. GR + APPLE 3. R(UP)EE(d) 4. N + YLON (only anag.) 5. HARP + I(E)S 6. NADIRS (anag.) 7. RE(B)ELS 8. A + BAT + E 9. H + ARTS 10. GIMLET (anag. minus e) 11. GRIP(P)ED 12. CAT + ALP + A 13. SIEGE (anag.) 14. PRO + VO(w) 15. SMELT (double def.) 16. GO + SHAW + K 17. BU(O)YS 18. TIED UP (anag.)


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The Atlantic Monthly; July 1998; Answers to the June Puzzler; Volume 282, No. 1; page 105.

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