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PUZZLES 41 GATTONSTAR.COM.AU WEDNESDAY JUNE 24 2020 G ACROSS 1 DOWN 1 1 2 3 4 5 6 Originally a slang expression for London, what is any large city called? (3,5) What flower’s name is from “day’s eye”, opening and closing? (5) Which dance similar to the samba originated in Brazil? (5,4) One letter away from “IBM”, what was the computer’s name in 2001:A Space Odyssey? (3) What bird is associated with early risers? (4) What small hand tool has a screw tip for boring holes? (6) In which Athens garden did Aristotle teach philosophy? (6) Which Turkish city was formerly named Angora? (6) What surname did opera singer Maria Kalogeropo­ulos adopt? (6) What do you do if you expectorat­e? (4) In a rhyme, what grain fills a pocket? (3) Who was lead singer with Culture Club? (3,6) In an old song, who is pride of our alley? (5) Sinhalese is the official language of which country? (3,5) In the Bible, which tower was built in an attempt to reach heaven? (5) What juice is secreted by the stomach glands? (7) What alcoholic drink is made of fermented honey and water? (4) What fine, white soft clay is used in porcelain making? (6) How many parts did Alec Guinness play in Kind Hearts and Coronets? (5) What is the technical name for a pain in a muscle? (7) In Peter Pan, what is Wendy’s surname? (7) What type of song sends a child to sleep? (7) What did Robert the Bruce die of? (7) What is the common name for the medication acetylsali­cylic acid? (7) In David Copperfiel­d, what is Mr Wickfield’s occupation? (6) Jacqueline Du Pré gained fame playing what? (5) Which Greek letter follows eta? (5) In a rhyme, from where did Tommy Stout rescue a cat? (4) ( 1 ( 5 $ / 7 7 2 3 8 8 4 9 9 11 10 5 10 11 12 6 7 12 13 15 K 13 14 15 13 1 2 : / ( ' * ( 16 14 17 17 18 19 16 18 20 22 23 24 21 20 17 19 21 22 23 24 SUDOKU QUICK &5266:25' DOUBLECROS­S Fill the grid so every column, every row and 3x3 box contains the digits 1 to 9. )LQG D ¿QLVKHG FURVVZRUG E\ GHOHWLQJ RQH RI WKH WZR OHWWHUV LQ HDFK GLYLGHG VTXDUH Down 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 11. 13. 16. 18. 20. 22. Across 7. 8. 9. 10. 12. 14. 15. 17. 19. 21. 23. Originator­s (8) Unpurchase­d (6) Was (4) Crypt (8) Prove, corroborat­e (6) Rabbit’s tail (4) Asylum (colloq) (8) Encircle (8) Mass evacuation (6) Crime (6) Stick (4) Malevolent (4) Fight back (7-6) Sleeplessn­ess (8) Dines (4) Not often (6) Slow-witted (6) Intention (3) Climb (6) Previously (6) Reverberat­e (4) Disregard (8) Unconditio­nal (13) $/3+$*5$06 6ROYH WKH DQDJUDPV (DFK VROXWLRQ LV D RQH ZRUG DQDJUDP RI WKH OHWWHUV EHVLGH LW DQG WKH ¿YH VROXWLRQV DUH VHTXHQWLDO )RU H[DPSOH LI WKH ¿YH OHWWHU VROXWLRQ VWDUWV ZLWK - WKH VL[ OHWWHU VROXWLRQ VWDUWV ZLWK . DQG VR RQ 6,)76 &$'*(5 7+( <$5' , 0,6/($' 7,6 12 -(67 62/87,216 5x5 SUDOKU 5x5 Insert the missing letters to make ten words — five reading across the grid and five reading down. 3 / DOUBLECROS­S Note: more than one solution may be possible. / 1 5 5 7 * 1 6 ( 5 All puzzles © The Puzzle Company :25' 5281' *2 TODAY T R *RRG 9HU\ *RRG ([FHOOHQW +RZ PDQ\ ZRUGV RI IRXU OHWWHUV RU PRUH FDQ \RX PDNH" (DFK OHWWHU PXVW EH XVHG RQO\ RQFH DQG DOO ZRUGV PXVW FRQWDLQ WKH FHQWUH OHWWHU 7KHUH LV DW OHDVW RQH QLQH OHWWHU ZRUG 1R ZRUGV VWDUWLQJ ZLWK D FDSLWDO DUH DOORZHG QR SOXUDOV HQGLQJ LQ V XQOHVV WKH ZRUG LV DOVR D YHUE E N M O OM E V1 - TGSE01Z01M­A

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