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Solution to Puzzle #125 - October 2011 "Carrying the Torch"

The omitted letters (in parentheses in the list below) spell
FREDERIC BARTHOLDI

 

Across

  1. IN(F)EST
  2. EMINENT
  3. PLANE
  4. STARE
  5. STREP
  6. T(R)ACT
  7. PIT(E)OUS
  8. TREAT
  9. WEE(D)
  10. RATTLE
  11. ROAD
  12. REESE
  13. FLEECE
  14. SILO
  15. CLARA
  16. NIN(E)
  17. ARIA
  18. BABY
  19. NANA
  20. (R)ITE
  21. MODEM
  22. DART
  23. RA(I)L
  24. BERTH
  25. STAID
  26. (C)OYOTE

Down

  1. INE(B)RIATE
  2. CAINE
  3. LANE
  4. SE(A)TTLE
  5. ERA
  6. AMBIENT
  7. P(R)OWESS
  8. ABIDED
  9. STATUE
  10. RE(T)INA
  11. TAROT
  12. P(H)RASE
  13. OF LIBERTY
  14. ELECT(O)R
  15. A(L)LONYM
  16. THOMAS
  17. TRADE
  18. CAN(D)OR
  19. STINT
  20. PETREL
  21. RAD(I)ATE

Kevin Wald solvedd the puzzle in 35 minutes.

October Puzzle Solvers
(The first ten are listed in the order their solutions were received, the others alphabetically)

  1. Darreby Ambler Bath, ME
  2. Mark Navarrete Quezon City, the Philippines
  3. Cathy Childs Pompano Beach, FL
  4. Mike Lessie Douglassvile, PA
  5. Stephen Throop Grover, NC
  6. Rick Kasten Alexandria, VA
  7. Dina Fertig Cherry Hill, NJ
  8. Judy Adamski Jenison, MI
  9. Dave Kaplan New City, NY
  10. Arnold Reich Bronxville, NY

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