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Title Symbols
Setter The Tall'n
Series Magpie
Number Issue 77, no. 4
Date May 2009
Moaning And Griping Predominant In Editorial
[Simon has a moan about how easy the Listener is becoming]
DifficultyC
Grid 1313 barred grid with 180 symmetry. Clues are listed under the headings THEMATIC, ACROSS and DOWN.
Preamble One answer in each column must be jumbled before entry. Eight thematic clues have no definition and their answers must be entered in the form of a symbol. Across clues contains a one-letter misprint. The correct letters, in clue order, give help in finding the symbol. An interpretation of this word is given by two of the thematic answers plus one of the down entries.
Solvers must delineate two other symbols representing 11 one through 15 cells and one through 11 cells. The unclued entry provides a topical reference to the theme.
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