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"In Common"
(Solution to the August Puzzler)


Solution to the August Puzzler


Across. 1. SHREW + D 5. MO + SCOW 9. HEW + N 11. W + HALE 13. ELDOR(A)DO (anag. + a) 15. S(TR)EWN (news anag.) 16. FOOTLOOSE (anag.) 18. HAWKING (double def.) 20. ARE(A)S 21. A + SWAN 22. ADVERTS (anag.) 24. T(ERROR + IS)M 26. PAN OUT (anag.) 30. POWERFUL (anag.) 31. S + POTS 32. OWED (homophone) 33. TO + W(H)EE 34. SUPPLY (double def.) Down. 1. SHE(A) + F 2. H + ELM 3. ENOS (anag.) 4. DRAG + ON 5. M + OD + S 6. SHARE (homophone) 7. CA(FETE)R + I + A 8. WET(NES)S (rev.) 10. PR + A + LINE 12. LOW-FAT (loaf at homophone) 14. BOWW(IND)OW 17. S(A + V)O +RED 18. HAR(P + IS)T 19. A (SH)ARP 23. DR + OWNS (rd rev.) 24. TOOT + H 25. MOLD + Y 27. TO ME 28. PROP (double def.) 29. FUEL (anag.)


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The Atlantic Monthly; September 1998; Answers to the August Puzzler; Volume 282, No. 3; page 135.

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