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Title Conversion
Setter Arcturus
Series The Listener
Number 3699
Date 07/12/2002
Grid 1212 barred grid with 180 symmetry.
Preamble Half the clues contain a misprint in the definition part. The correct letters read in clue order, spell out a quotation. This exemplifies how the answers to all the remaining clues should be converted to form grid entries.
Solution Notes
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The misprinted letters spell out "Not Angles, but Angels" (ascribed to Gregory the Great, who sent Augustine to convert the Anglo-Saxons to Christianity). The remaining answers are all six-letter words susceptible to a similar conversion.
KeywordsNot Angles but Angels Gregory the Great Augustine
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