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Puzzler Solution to "Lawbreakers,"
the May, 1999, Puzzler



puzzler solution

Each of 20 solution notes is followed by the clue word that should have been capitalized. Across. 1. BROOKE + D; Shields 5. S(T)ERLING; Rod 10. KE(L + L)Y; Grace 11. CH + AIRMAN 12. RED + LETTER; Barber 13. SE(PI)A; Black 14. M + ORGANS 16. A + S + PEN 18. S(po)T + ARES; Mars 20. DEFILE + D 26. UNC + LOGS 28. AL + BUM'S; Gore 30. G(E)ORGE; Bush 31. DANTEAN (anag.) 32. VERSE (hidden); Browning 33. PI(G + SKI)N'S 34. S(PROU)TING (up or anag.); Police 35. RED + O 36. YARD + A + GE (rev.) 37. T + OLE + DAN; Rather Down. 1. FR(EEL)ANCE; Nice 2. O + L + DISH 3. LOLL + I + POP; Temple 4. KEATON (anag.); Buster 6. ORIENT (anag.); Polo 7. IMP ART (pun) 8. NA(I'VE)TE 9. G(N)ATS 14. MEDIUM (double def.) 15. REF + ACE 17. A + L(C)OVE 19. MA + D(IS)ON; Yo-Yo 21. MASTERSON (anag.); Bat 23. CAN + BERRA; Yogi 24. MA(RR + IE)D 25. CUR'S + OR 27. AG + END + A 28. S(LEE)PY; Grumpy 29. SANTA (hidden) 30. W + EASEL; Constable


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