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PUZZLES
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every column and every 3x3 grid
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BY LINDA BLACK

Tribune Media Service

To get the advantage, check the day’s rating: 10 is the easiest day, 0 the most challenging.

Aries

Cancer

Libra

Capricorn

(March 21-April 19) - 7

(June 21-July 22) - 8

(Sept. 23-Oct. 22) - 7

(Dec. 22-Jan. 19) - 6

Educational opportunities are worth pursuing.
Explore the options. Get
into a fascinating thread.
Consider your own talents and skills. What do
you want to learn?

Focus on details. Polish
technique and aim for
mastery of the basics.
Don’t rely on lucky
breaks. Make your own
fortune through faithful
practices.

Dig into a creative
assignment or project.
Luck is fickle. Read the
background materials.
Listen to the latest news
and opinions. Do the
homework.

Leo

Scorpio

Rest and recuperate.
Postpone travel, noise or
traffic. Private contemplation soothes your spirit.
Meditate on desired outcomes. Consider your
path and choose directions.

(July 23-Aug. 22) - 8

(Oct. 23-Nov. 21) - 9

Take a creative tack.
Minimize risks while having fun. Don’t listen to
fearful chatter. Notice
beauty, excellence and
passion. Explore a
mutual attraction.

Pursue lucrative ventures
to maintain positive cash
flow. Resist impulsive
spending. Strategize to
meet goals. Avoid nebulous fantasies and focus
on concrete actions.

Virgo

Sagittarius

Taurus
(April 20-May 20) - 9

Review reserves and put
away provisions. Pull in
and preserve the harvest
together. Don’t rely on
fantasies or luck. Reap
what you’ve sown. Sow
again.

Gemini
(May 21-June 20) - 7

Negotiate your way
through minor adjustments with your partner.
Listen generously.
Practice patience.
Compromise is possible.
Consider what’s most
important. Give and take.

(Aug. 23-Sept. 22) - 8

(Nov. 22-Dec. 21) - 9

Home draws you in with
comforts and pets.
Nurture and be nurtured.
Keep everyone well fed.
Follow a wise relation’s
advice. Prepare traditional recipes.

Nurture yourself.Take
care of your body, mind
and spirit. Let go of
excess baggage and habits that no longer serve.
Balance humility with
self-care.

CRYPTOQUOTE

By David L. Hoyt and Jeff Knurek

Unscramble these Jumbles,
one letter to each square,
to form four ordinary words.

LYODL
CEEEM
SLUAWR

Connect with friends.Tap
into your hive or collective to find out what’s
going on. Share ideas,
information and
resources. Contribute for
common gain.

Pisces
(Feb. 19-March 20) - 8

Prepare for professional
inspection.Your work is
gaining respect. Don’t
rely on luck. Put in the
backstage efforts that
allow for a flawless performance.

AXYDLBAAXR is LONGFELLOW

WISHING WELL

HERE IS A PLEASANT LITTLE GAME that will give you a message every day. It’s a numerical puzzle designed to spell out your fortune.
Count the letters in your first name. If the number of letters is 6 or more, subtract 4. If the number is less than 6, add 3. The result
is your key number. Start at the upper left-hand corner and check one of your key numbers, left to right. Then read the message
the letters under the checked figures give you. - - © King Features Syndicate, Inc. 2000. World rights reserved

PLUGGERS

THAT SCRAMBLED WORD GAME

(Jan. 20-Feb. 18) - 8

One letter stands for another.

BY BIL KEANE .

THAT SCRAMBLED WORD GAME
by mike Argirion and Jeff Knurek .

Aquarius

In this sample, A is used for the three L’s, X for the two O’s, etc. Single letters, apostrophes,
the length and formation of the words are all hints. Each day the code letters are different.

THE FAMILY CIRCUS

JUMBLE
Get the free JUST JUMBLE app • Follow us on Twitter @PlayJumble

The difficulty level for today’s Sudoku puzzle is:

BRIDGE

PLAGOL
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All Rights Reserved.

Ans.
here:
Saturday’s

Now arrange the circled letters
to form the surprise answer, as
suggested by the above cartoon.

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SUDOKU

07-19

(Answers tomorrow)
Jumbles: ALLOW
RUGBY
STINKY
EXHALE
Answer: After raising their prices, the bistro at the
vineyard turned into a — “WHINE” BAR

THE LOS ANGELES TIMES DAILY CROSSWORD
Edited by Rich Norris & Joyce Nichols Lewis

ACROSS
1 Smoothie
superfruit
5 Chatter on and on
10 Daily paper fodder
14 “Scram, fly!”
15 Moray fisher
16 __ B’rith
17 Windshield glare
reducer
18 Environs
19 Includes in the
recipe
20 The Gulf Stream
and others
23 “Heaven forbid!”
24 Running shoe
brand
26 Hank Aaron’s
2,297, briefly
29 Spring mo.
31 Eggy seasonal
drink
33 Summer
Olympics sport
played on sand
38 Facial spots,
maybe
39 “May I take
your __?”:
server’s offer
40 Suit to __
41 2010s HBO show
set in Atlantic City
44 Yang partner
45 Handspeak.com
subj.
46 All-purpose
vehicles, for short
47 “Shane” star Alan
49 “Battle Cry”
author Leon
52 Coastal vacation
center, major
elements of which
are placed as
they might look on
a picture postcard
59 __ one’s nose
into: meddle
61 Gymnast
Comaneci
62 Operatic song
63 Like the Sahara
64 __ 99, Maxwell
Smart’s co-worker
65 Annie Lennox, by
birth
66 Lions’ homes
67 Prickly heath shrub
68 Bowler and boater
DOWN
1 Concerning

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By Paul Coulter

2 Fashionably smart
3 See 22-Down
4 Letter before
kappa
5 Cobbler fruit
6 “Peanuts” comic
strip these days,
e.g.
7 Last Olds model
8 Drop of sadness,
often
9 Gaelic language
10 Hoops cable
channel
11 Produces no
winner
12 Gum, after use
13 Female sib
21 On-the-run snack
22 With 3-Down, zero
25 Desktop Gold
users
26 Shrink back in
fear
27 Slippery slapstick
prop
28 Cupcake
decorator
29 Fashion model
Wek
30 Dad in Dijon
32 Delight
33 Newborn
34 Wedding
exchange

Saturday’s Puzzle Solved

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35 Said aloud
36 “Bad”
cholesterol,
initially
37 Pres. Clinton,
religiously
42 Arp’s art
43 Poet’s inspiration
48 Accomplishments
49 Organ with milk
50 Stagecoach
driver’s controls
51 About to explode

7/19/21

53 Unexpected issue
54 “Otello” baritone
55 Pageant
adornment
56 Aptly named
“Jaws” boat
57 Life-of-the-party
type
58 Ink on skin
59 Low-tech notetaking aid
60 Cal.’s northern
neighbor

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