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PAUL DERTHICK’S HEADLINE PUZZLE
September 2012
By Bob Bogart
 

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The following are all headlines from recent daily newspapers.  Each of the five is a different letter-for-letter substitution.  All five are derived from the same mixed alphabet at different settings against itself.
 
1. ULTVYXVEQ TKZIVKX NYT NVTXE WZTX ITVGK
2. TYOEGUV JISKG JIAEGIU SIG ISYUYRJ S JPSUU VA OIAWJDV
3. AHUJ TSZVXSMAD: MAH VZTJJ VXHN JHKX IUD JHDTYW
4. BYDYC LTCZ WTWHP TC HTWWHP HPYKXP LIMHR ZPMTPZ
5. DHMSDHXMFA'V AHGX ZMLH KMS T AHF YTZNQV
 

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SETTING - YAMIM
KEY - NORAIM
HAT - DAYSOFAWE
 
MATRIX -
  3  1  9  7  6  5  2  8  4 
  D  A  Y  S  O  F  A  W  E 
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  N  O  R  A  I  M  B  C  D
  E  F  G  H  J  K  L  P  O
  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z
 
 
ALPHABETS -
  P   O F T B L Y N E S D Q M K X I J W A H V C P Z R G U
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 C1   Y N E S D Q M K X I J W A H V C P Z R G U O F T B L
 C2   A H V C P Z R G U O F T B L Y N E S D Q M K X I J W
 C3   M K X I J W A H V C P Z R G U O F T B L Y N E S D Q
 C4   I J W A H V C P Z R G U O F T B L Y N E S D Q M K X
 C5   M K X I J W A H V C P Z R G U O F T B L Y N E S D Q
 
1. CURIOSITY READIES FOR FIRST MARS DRIVE
1. ULTVYXVEQ TKZIVKX NYT NVTXE WZTX ITVGK
 
2. MIDWEST GRAPE GROWERS ARE RAISING A GLASS TO DROUGHT
2. TYOEGUV JISKG JIAEGIU SIG ISYUYRJ S JPSUU VA OIAWJDV
 
3. NEIL ARMSTRONG: ONE SMALL STEP LEFT BIG LEGACY
3. AHUJ TSZVXSMAD: MAH VZTJJ VXHN JHKX IUD JHDTYW
 
4. JAPAN WINS TITLE IN LITTLE LEAGUE WORLD SERIES
4. BYDYC LTCZ WTWHP TC HTWWHP HPYKXP LIMHR ZPMTPZ
 
5. GEORGETOWN'S NEXT MOVE FOR A NEW CAMPUS
5. DHMSDHXMFA'V AHGX ZMLH KMS T AHF YTZNQV


 
 

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