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No 3. (Summer 1953)
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CROSSWORD PUZZLE
No. 3

Te Ao Hou offers the usual prize of one guinea for a correct solution to this crossword. If more than one correct solution is received, the winner will be determined by lot. Only solutions received by March 31 are considered.

The prize for the crossword puzzle in last issue, of which the correct solution is given here, was won by Brother Valerian, St. Peter's Maori College, Northcote.

CLUES (all answers are Maori words)

ACROSS
1 A Tree
6 Embrace
9 Bail a canoe
10 Heart of a tree
11 Four
12 Ease pain (used with prefix
whaka)
13 Learn
14 Burn
16 Again
19 Blue heron
20 Asked
21 Different
22 Bait
24 Near
26 That is to say
27 Come to anchor
28 Well
29 Attained
30 Obstinate

DOWN
2 Exclamation of wonder
3 Compete
4 Current
5 A legendary home
of the kumara
6 Alas!
7 Ponder over
8 Paddled
15 Outrigger
16 My
17 Run
18 Dried kumara
21 Laugh
23 Screen
25 Herring
28 Mutton bird