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V. Dixon120512103164137Jan 1998Mar 2008
 
No.Clue wordClueExplanation
1866BINGEWhat meanders in Germany’s capital Berlin, cutting its centre? Spree!anag. of G Be(rl)in; ref. River S.
1741LORD NELSONElevated way above teeming Londoners, one who commands a tenacious hold.L2 + anag., lord + nelson, & lit.
1637AMNESICOne may have had minders since subject to recurrent blanksalternate letters, & lit.
1480SAMARITANA Saint Martin, cutting coat with foil or such, possibly?anag. less tin, & lit.; ref. St M. of Tours, usually portrayed cutting his coat with a sword to give part to a man in need
1338SMART ALECA C-stream learner, posturing?anag. incl. L, & lit.