September 22, 2013 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

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Monthly Prize Puzzle No 16 (September 2013) by Radler

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A review by Prolixic

The sacred runes have been expertly cast by Mrs BD and the lot has fallen on Nick Hubbard as the lucky winner of the September Monthly Prize Puzzle.  He correctly identified that the crossword produced by Radler omitted sixteen occurrences of the letter Z from the wordplay and that the answers to 1, 5, 11 and 13 across asked us to identify the number of times the letter Z was used in the solutions.

Explanations for the answers are given below.

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