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PUZZLES

The difficulty level for today’s Sudoku puzzle is:

9
6
5
3
8
3

Very Easy

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Fill in the grid so that every row,
every column and every 3x3 grid
contains the digits 1 through 9
with no repeats.

8
8 7
4 3
8 2
7 1 9
7 6 9
3
6 4
1 5
6 9
4 3
2
6 9 2
8 1

Answer to
Previous Puzzle
9
6
5
1
2
3
7
4
8

4
2
1
7
8
5
3
6
9

3
8
7
6
4
9
1
5
2

HOROSCOPE

8
7
6
9
1
4
2
3
5

2
3
4
5
6
8
9
7
1

1
5
9
2
3
7
6
8
4

7
4
8
3
9
1
5
2
6

5
9
2
8
7
6
4
1
3

6
1
3
4
5
2
8
9
7

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

(March 21-April 19) - 8

Love motivates action.
Collaborate for shared
gain. Strategize to grow
account balances.The
next several weeks,
with Venus in Scorpio,
can get especially lucrative.

Taurus

Cancer

(June 21-July 22) - 8

Creative work flowers,
with Venus in Scorpio
for three and a half
weeks. Focus on
beauty, harmony and
passion. Share it with
someone wonderful.

Leo

(July 23-Aug. 22) - 8

Libra

(Sept. 23-Oct. 22) - 9

The next month can get
especially profitable,
with Venus in Scorpio.
Use your charm, passion and persuasive
arts to keep the silver
flowing.

Scorpio

(Oct. 23-Nov. 21) - 9

You’re especially charisYour home is your love
Enjoy a bonding phase.
matic and irresistible,
nest. Beautify rooms
Partnerships flow with
with Venus in your sign
and spaces. Get cregreater ease over three
for three and a half
ative with domestic arts
and a half weeks, with
weeks.You’re in the
like cooking, baking,
Venus in Scorpio.Your
spotlight. Dress to
preserving and sewing.
love grows stronger.
shine.
Nurture your garden.
(April 20-May 20) - 9

Gemini

Sagittarius

(Dec. 22-Jan. 19) - 8

Benefit through social
activities and connections for three and a
half weeks.You’re especially popular, with
Venus in Scorpio. Play
on an amazing team.

Physical efforts get
beautiful results, with
Venus in Scorpio for
almost a month.
Prioritize health, fitness
and vitality. Exercise
builds strength, endurance and ease.

Communicate about
what you love, with
Venus in Scorpio.Trust
your heart to lead you
this month. Research,
study and learn.
Express your passion.

Savor tranquility and
privacy this month,
with Venus in Scorpio.
Consider dreams and
visions. Detail plans to
realize them. Savor the
beauty in peaceful
moments.

Enjoy classes, seminars
and exploration. Follow
your heart where it
leads over the next
month, with Venus in
Scorpio. Adventure and
studies satisfy.

(Feb. 19-March 20) - 9

One letter stands for another.

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.

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

NUDOR
SEPIO

Put love into your work
and influence grows.
Align your career with
purpose and passion
over three and a half
weeks, with Venus in
Scorpio.

Pisces

BY BIL KEANE .

By David L. Hoyt and Jeff Knurek

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

(Jan. 20-Feb. 18) - 8

(Nov. 22-Dec. 21) - 7

THE FAMILY CIRCUS

THAT SCRAMBLED WORD GAME
by mike Argirion and Jeff Knurek .

THAT SCRAMBLED WORD GAME

Aquarius

Virgo

CRYPTOQUOTE

JUMBLE

Capricorn

(May 21-June 20) - 9

(Aug. 23-Sept. 22) - 8

BRIDGE

CCLIOA
RYUGEN
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All Rights Reserved.

Yesterday’s

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SUDOKU

09-10

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

(Answers tomorrow)
Jumbles: HUMOR
MUSIC
BALLET
REBUKE
Answer: He jokingly called the wood he used to make
the handcrafted bed — SLUMBER LUMBER

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

ACROSS
1 Musical
collectible
6 Wit
10 Cut
14 Trunk with a
chest
15 Mind
16 Is gentle with
17 Denny who
founded the
Moody Blues and
Wings
18 Deception at a
dog show?
20 With 21-Across,
odds follower
21 See 20-Across
22 Highest unstriped
pool ball
23 Top-shelf
whiskey?
26 Washes up
27 Samsa of
Kafka’s “The
Metamorphosis”
28 Roll in the grass
29 Steamed state
30 Perfume
compound
31 Tees, say
33 Video game
letters
34 Food staple
storage areas?
38 Blame
41 Wranglers rival
42 Big name in
health care
46 Ambient music
pioneer Brian
47 It might be sticky
48 Bordeaux wine
49 Classic light
provider
51 Unexpected
lopsided victory?
53 “Star Wars” name
54 Fishing boat
55 Wireless
standard initials
56 Cartoon canine
whose speech
patterns inspired
four puzzle
answers
58 Youngest French
Open champ
60 Superhero with a
hammer
61 Has something
62 “At the Movies”
co-host
63 Dict. entries

9/10/21

By Gary Larson

64 Where Cisco has
no “i,” briefly
65 Vast chasm
DOWN
1 Loose
2 Auto repair perks
3 One of the
Fondas
4 “Top Gun” org.
5 Homer’s
bartender
6 Clichéd
7 Quarters
8 Guns
9 Salon supply
10 Diagonal sail
extender
11 ’60s-’70s show
with a Joke Wall,
familiarly
12 “The parcel has
arrived”
13 African pests
19 __ lips
21 Blunder
24 New __
25 Loughlin of “Full
House”
26 Pear variety
28 Getaway spots
31 Many a “Buffy”
character
32 Vein contents
35 Solving aid

Thursday’s Puzzle Solved

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36 Trendy kind of
chips
37 Lightly burn
38 Replaces actors
for
39 Lawlessness
40 What may float
your boat
43 Transport on
“Mister Rogers’
Neighborhood”
44 Fixes, in a way
45 Certifies

9/10/21

47 Oozy horror film
menace, with
“the”
48 Shout
50 Metaphorical
opportunities
51 Underground
network
52 Turned up
54 WWII turning point
57 Strong desire
58 Watery expanse
59 Point of decline

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