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The Atlantic Monthly | April 2003
 
The March 2003 Puzzler Solution

"Games"

by Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon
 
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The March Puzzler Solution

Both games are Ring Toss: in one "ring" is anagrammed; in the other the letter "o" is dropped.Across. 1. PAIRINGS (homophone) 7. EPSOM (anag.) 11. R + A + RING 12. EAS(TWO)OD(does a anag.) 13. (e)VENT 14. B + LIGHTER 15. ICE + E + ST 18. D(ERRING)DO (odd rev.)19. C(O)ASTS 21. F(I)END 24. A + BOUND 25. GRIN + GO 27. MERINGUE (hidden) 30. SQUANTO (anag.) 31. LOG + I'S + TIC'S 32. ANTE (hidden) 33. COR(O)NERS 34. A +I + RING 35. TO(N)GA 36. ST(O)NE-DEAD (steed and anag.) Down. 1. PR(OV)INCE 2. IRON(IE)S 3. INTERTINGE (anag.) 4. GILT-EDGE (anag.) 5. REIN (homophone) 6. SAG + AN 8 P(OTT)AGES 9. S(WEARING)IN 10. MOD + RED 16. CLAM + BERING 17. PRISON GUARD (anag.) 20. ETRUSCAN (anag.) 22. (G)ROUNDING 23. N(INTEND)O 26. G + RANGE 27. MULCT (first letters) 28. OR + A + TOR'S 29. M(O)IST




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