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March 2005 HEADLINE PUZZLE - by Dave Smith

Comments or questions on Headline Puzzles should be directed to photon@cryptogram.org

 
The following are headlines from recent daily newspapers.
Each of the five is encrypted with the same mixed alphabet
at different settings against itself. Find each headline
and the three keywords (SETTING, KEY and HAT).
 

1. UNBLZEP SKB QINH WKPAB TLIIH GA EAQG-RNU RINYI RPGYIBB
2. XSFQ WTNRF WRJKVUVWLR TF WRH PWLRDDPJRWER EQPRM
3. AYENR KNFNRSTD DARAMSY RCDNW IAEP WCJCY NGGNME
4. TAXEXCWOPO UXXD VXL WEOWFKPO WE FLTTEOHIE'O PTOPWCXEN
5. ZJVY NLLIVXH KLY MAYJJ RMYFVHAM, MVHJY ZLENW RJMMNJ KLY LXJ

 

Solution - March 2005 HEADLINE PUZZLE

   kashmir bus deal turns wheel on indo-pak peace process
1. UNBLZEP SKB QINH WKPAB TLIIH GA EAQG-RNU RINYI RPGYIBB

   bush names negroponte as new intelligence chief
2. XSFQ WTNRF WRJKVUVWLR TF WRH PWLRDDPJRWER EQPRM

   intel develops silicon laser with raman effect
3. AYENR KNFNRSTD DARAMSY RCDNW IAEP WCJCY NGGNME

   economists look for insights in greenspan's testimony
4. TAXEXCWOPO UXXD VXL WEOWFKPO WE FLTTEOHIE'O PTOPWCXEN

   weir looking for three straight, tiger would settle for one
5. ZJVY NLLIVXH KLY MAYJJ RMYFVHAM, MVHJY ZLENW RJMMNJ KLY LXJ

Substitution Block:
Q F Y T K O M I L B V N P D X C W U G Z E H S J A R

D X C W U G Z E H S J A R Q F Y T K O M I L B V N P
O M I L B V N P D X C W U G Z E H S J A R Q F Y T K
U G Z E H S J A R Q F Y T K O M I L B V N P D X C W
B V N P D X C W U G Z E H S J A R Q F Y T K O M I L
T K O M I L B V N P D X C W U G Z E H S J A R Q F Y
^ Setting = DOUBT

Key Block:
A P  P  R E H E N  S I O N Hat = APPREHENSION
1 9 10 11 2 4 3 6 12 5 8 7

Q U E S T I O N A B C D Key = QUESTION
F G H J K L M P R V W X
Y Z
 

 

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