Updated: Sunday, November 5th, 2000
Still possessing a vestigial knowledge of ancient myths?
Then, apply your cunning to our cryptic descriptions in the boxes below:
One letter given and each X representing one other letter.
Having reached the right conclusions you'll read an ancient name
in the column marked with red.
|1.||X||X||R||X||X||X|| Not counting their cartridges,
the French shoot this bird by the tens
|2.||X||X||X||X||X||X||U||X|| "Any idea," said the amazed architect,
"when my salad will be due?"
|3.||X||X||X||X||U||X||X||X||X||X||X|| On doctor's orders the god proceeded
to put his asp on ice as usual
|4.||X||X||X||O||X|| Of this taurean king a whole culture took its
name, though the name seems less than it is
|5.||X||X||X||X||X||L||X||X||X||X|| The pushy pilot urged the hippy louts
to kiss the lusty hippo on its typhous lips
|6.||X||X||X||E||X||X||X|| The Cretan princess caused havoc in Athens,
taking her life when her step-son was killed
|7.||X||X||X||X||U||X|| He wasn't born a high-flier and when he tried,
he got his feathers burned and died
|8.||X||X||X||X||X||I||X|| After each successful hunting party
The goddess liked to suck a smartie
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