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MPP 030 – Review

Monthly Prize Puzzle – 030

November 2014

Missing Link by Prolixic

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Despite BD reminding people to read the instructions very carefully, over 60% of the entries had an incorrect answer to this month’s ‘question’:  “Seven answers (clued normally) form a series from which a name is missing. Solvers should provide the missing name”. The series was, of course, English royal dynasties and the missing one was SAXE-COBURG-GOTHA – the correct entry drawn out of the electronic ‘hat’ came from someone well known to fans of Rookie Corner – Beet.    Congratulations to her, she wins a choice of Telegraph puzzle books published by Hamlyn.

 

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