Puzzle

Rathvon, Emily Cox and Henry

t|he|p|r|o|g|r|e|s|s|i|v|e|p|u|z|z|l|e by Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon Letters to clue answers, when put in the appropriately numbered squares, will spell out a quotation. The first letters of the...

...O. IN-FANCY P. COBBLER (2 definitions) Q. HAT-CHET...
...countability...
...B. NAGASAKI ("ask again" anag...
...K. SOPHIST ("sips hot" anag...
...L. AF-RAID M. L-ID N. DAUNTS ("Datsun" anag...
...The first letters of the clue answers spell out the name of the quote's author...
...Clues A. Entry in red is doctored, I'd bet_____ J 31 114 90 17 61 B. Bird sighted in Decatur Avenue _____ ° 95 39 18 « 27 C. Jog around a deck_____ ° 16 28 65 89 42 D. Throw hose about vessel _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 85 8 75 108 94 35 47 55 100 E. "Love," wails Ted wildly, "is supersti*1011 "ToT ~40~ ~6b~ ~T~ Til" ~VT 44 106 76 4 68 84 F. Mishandling baked good with end of prong______ r ° 25 105 12 37 92 S9 71 G. Physically fit for mobile, lithe act_______ J J 104 64 33 91 10 79 26 15 H. Pole has broken foot_____ 116 46 96 13 29 I. Fight about small back road______ ° 38 73 98 107 45 66 21 J. Recklessly urge fee for someone on the run_______ 9 88 110 77 52 22 102 K. Plenty of roll in a ball _________ J 58 74 36 51 99 115 82 53 2 L. Bash we held in Indian city _ _ _ _ _ _ _ J 70 19 83 III 57 23 101 50 M. Medical treatments: Ma is involved in inexpensive ones____ _ _ v 103 3 30 7 41 32 80 117 54 86 49 69 II 78 N. Pure Ovaltine I stirred _ _ _ _ _ _ -24 56 5 67 48 20 72 93 63 O. She holds warm cover _ _ _ _ _ 113 43 14 81 97 62 34 Solution to last month's Progressive Puzzle "Television has a potential for tyranny...
...For a complete introduction to "cryptic" clue-solving, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: The Progressive Puzzle, 409 E. Main Street, Madison, WI 53703...
...Anne Rawley Saldich) + "salvo" anag...
...We A. APOCALYPSE NOW ("a newsy Coppola" anag...
...can guard against it only if TV's vast powers C. NA(NC)Y D. ENTRANCE (2 definitions) E. R(OUT)ED F. AVA-LON G. are checked and balanced through public ac- W(H)ITTIER H. LITTER-BUG I. EVICT ("civet" anag...
...Clues are in the "cryptic" style...
...J. YUG-OSLAV ("guy" rev...

Vol. 47 • July 1977 • No. 7


 
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