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No. 11 (July 1955)
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CROSSWORD PUZZLE
No II

We shall announce the winner of puzzle no. 10 in our next issue. Answers to puzzle no. 11 which we hope will come forward in great abundance, are to be in by August 8. A guinea is offered for a correct solution, and if more than one correct solution is received, the winner will be determined by lot. (Send to: Te Ao Hou, P.O. Box 2390. Wellington.)

ACROSS

1. Pleasant or agreeable
6. Perhaps
8. To beget
9. Fern
11. Belonging to
12. Down from above
(adverb)
13. Free from tapu
14. A double canoe
16. A lie or untruth
17. Night
19. Up from below (adverb)
22. Exclamation of surprise
23. Consumed, exhausted
24. Forest
26. Sand
27. The world
28. Foodstuff from the sea
31. To urge or incite
33. Form, shape or shadow
34. Which
37. Evening
38. To creak
39. A number of persons moving together
40. Be revenged or requited

DOWN

1. Uneasy in mind
2. Difficult
3. Point (of land)
4. Type of tree
5. Presently
6. Type of plant
7. String or line
10. Inside
15. Rain
17. To paint or besmear
18. Variety of flax
20. Preparation of kumara
21. Louse
23. Food or bait
25. To turn aside or wander
28. Flint or obsidian
29. To lead
30. Snare
31. By and by
32. Be accomplished or effected
35. To put out the lips or pout
36. To mount a horse