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PAUL DERTHICK’S HEADLINE PUZZLE
July 2015
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.  Please send solutions, questions and comments to the e-mail address shown above.
 
 
1. KVGESG' SO JYPUOP BTCXYGW BTGOSKUHSGR DTCU KUJSAUHW
2. RCWUDNETL CUUTCGUDESK KUTJOOWDSO CHULT TDEUK
3. RCNAS NY RCWZNJ SZVPRS YNVOZSZ NJ GNNKZ
4. PYJSFYG PT SOJYCSB OPYPU: OPYW TVP TI YIRDYGSOPYG
5. ZVOFSZVQI' JVP IMRKGWKG ZS-RFOI TFOOICEGNR
 

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SETTING - TENTS
    KEY - BIVOUAC
    HAT - ENCAMPMENT
 
MATRIX
 3  7  2  1  5  9  6  4  8 10
 E  N  C  A  M  P  M  E  N  T
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 B  I  V  O  U  A  C  D  E  F
 G  H  J  K  L  M  N  P  Q  R
 S  T  W  X  Y  Z
 
 
ALPHABETS -
  P   O K X V J W B G S D P U L Y C N I H T E Q A M Z F R
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 C1   T E Q A M Z F R O K X V J W B G S D P U L Y C N I H
 C2   E Q A M Z F R O K X V J W B G S D P U L Y C N I H T
 C3   N I H T E Q A M Z F R O K X V J W B G S D P U L Y C
 C4   T E Q A M Z F R O K X V J W B G S D P U L Y C N I H
 C5   S D P U L Y C N I H T E Q A M Z F R O K X V J W B G
 
 
1. DUNKIN' IS LATEST COMPANY CONSIDERING HOME DELIVERY
1. KVGESG' SO JYPUOP BTCXYGW BTGOSKUHSGR DTCU KUJSAUHW
 
2. BALTIMORE ATTRACTIONS STRUGGLING AFTER RIOTS
2. RCWUDNETL CUUTCGUDESK KUTJOOWDSO CHULT TDEUK
 
3. PROBE OF PRISON ESCAPE FOCUSES ON TOOLS
3. RCNAS NY RCWZNJ SZVPRS YNVOZSZ NJ GNNKZ
 
4. TALIBAN TO ISLAMIC STATE: STAY OUT OF AFGHANISTAN
4. PYJSFYG PT SOJYCSB OPYPU: OPYW TVP TI YIRDYGSOPYG
 
5. NATIONALS' MAX SCHERZER NO-HITS PITTSBURGH
5. ZVOFSZVQI' JVP IMRKGWKG ZS-RFOI TFOOICEGNR

 

 
 

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