October 16, 2014 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 1276

Toughie No 1276 by Petitjean

Of Mice and Men

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Gather ye all the old chestnuts and save them up for Christmas!

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ST 2764

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 2764

A full review by crypticsue

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This puzzle was published on Sunday, 5th October 2014

A lovely sunny Sunday, and to make the day even better, a superb Sunday puzzle from Virgilius.   So much to enjoy in this one, quintuple definitions, words hidden three times, topical references, I could go on and on… perhaps I’d better just keep Kath happy and say my top favourite was 6d.

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DT 27622

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 27622

Hints and tips by Falcon

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Greetings from Ottawa where we are back to more seasonable weather following the gift of a July-like day earlier in the week.
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