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# o A Word Contest

Double Duty
by Stephen Sniderman

To fill in each sentence below, you'll need a six-letter word that fits into both sets of blanks.

Example:  The pRESIDEnt and his wife RESIDE in the White House.

After you have filled in a sentence, transfer the framed letter to the corresponding blank in the answer box below (sentence 1), then solve that sentence in the same way. The word that fits into that sentence is the solution to this puzzle. Send that word, by email or snailmail, to:

Stephen Sniderman
2214 Coronado Avenue
Youngstown, OH 44504

Prizes will be awarded to the first three individuals whose correct solutions we receive before the contest closes. All who send in correct solutions will be listed in the solvers' circle in the next issue of The Life of Games, along with the full solution. This contest closes at that time. So you've got until at least January 1, 2000.

1. Solution sentence


2. It sounds   __ __ __ Box__ __   to say, "Happy to make
your ac__ __ __ __ __ __ance."

3. Before 1950, no   __ __ __ Box __ __   had ever
travelled at su__ __ __ __ __ __ic   speed.

4. Unless you're a club   __ Box __ __ __ __,   you won't
get Ca__ __ __ __ __ __t   cheese.

5. The scientists won a huge   __ Box __ __ __ __   for
their work in   as__ __ __ __ __ __sics.

6. She   per__ __ Box __ __ __d   under the most
__ __ __ __ __ __  conditions.

7. The oncologist says my   __ __ __ __ Box __   will
need che__ __ __ __ __ __apy.

8. The buffalo   s__ __ __ __ __ Box e   had
__ __ __ __ __ __ down the earth for miles.

9. Wearing a   __ __ __ __ Box __   on your head
shouldn't cause a   dis__ __ __ __ __ __ce.

10. There's no   Box __ __ __ __ __   to have an
a__ __ __ __ __ __tism in your eye.

11. The p__ __ Box __ __ __or   of warmth, the Equinox,
__ __ __ __ __ __   each spring.

12. Why   __ Box __ __ __ __   when the
pre__ __ __ __ __ __ance of evidence is clear?

13. The   E__ __ __ __ __ Boxer   was
__ __ __ __ __ __,   and the rest of us were aft.

14. We finally got the   auBox __ __ __ __ __n   to pick up the squishy   __ __ __ __ __ __.

15. The   __ __ Box __ __ __   made the congregants feel
spi__ __ __ __ __ __ly   whole.

16. Why gore? There are   Box __ __ __ __ __   of good
bl__ __ __ __ __ __s movies.

17. I was always   Box __ __ __ __ __   an
in__ __ __ __ __ __iate swimmer.

18. The Mad   Box __ __ __ __ __   was a real
c__ __ __ __ __ __box.

19. A flower's   __ __ __ __ Box   __ is a
te__ __ __ __ __ __t   to its strength.

20. A simple   c__ __ Box __ __ __l   will always
__ __ __ __ __ __   children's interest.

21. The   olBox __ __ __ __ __y   nerve is a significant
__ __ __ __ __ __   in tasting.

22. Taping athletes'   Box __ __ __ __ __   is a
th__ __ __ __ __ __s task.

23. We have   det__ __ __ __ Box __d   that the
fur coat was made of   __ __ __ __ __ __.

24. The   __ __ Box __ __ __   called for a
m__ __ __ __ __ __ium   on needless speeches.

25. After reading this   __ Box __ __ __ __,   please write
an im__ __ __ __ __ __u   essay.

26. We   __ __ __ __ Box __   the law even when we
commit mis__ __ __ __ __ __ors.

27. The   __ __ Box __ __ __   plant was surrounded by
thick   sh__ __ __ __ __ __y.

28. The   __ __ __ __ __ Box   of the ship caused the boy
e__ __ __ __ __ __al   distress.

29. The one-eyed   __ __ __ Box __ __   loudly
as__ __ __ __ __ __d   when he said "plank."

30. The   __ __ __ __ __ Box   provided a detailed
de__ __ __ __ __ __ion   of each character.

31. Ar__ __ Box __ __ __es,   the philosopher,
__ __ __ __ __ __   in whenever he felt like it.

32. The   __ __ __ __ Box __   of our church made his
di__ __ __ __ __ __ial   debut.

33. The coach was seriously   c__ Box __ __ __ __ring
an   __ __ __ __ __ __   kick.


Solution

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