Archive for July 30th, 2013

Cryptoquote Spoiler – 07/30/13

English: Milwaukee Braves player Joe Adcock in...

English: Milwaukee Braves player Joe Adcock in a 1954 issue of Baseball Digest. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Trying to sneak a fastball past Hank Aaron is like trying to sneak the sunrise past a rooster.”   —   Joe Adcock

 

English: Milwaukee Braves outfielder and Hall ...

English: Milwaukee Braves outfielder and Hall of Famer Hank Aaron in a 1960 issue of Baseball Digest. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

(This is probably the best quote I’ve heard in a long, long time.  Old Joe was a teammate of Hammerin’ Hanks, when the Braves were in Milwaukee.  No steroids in those days.  Just talent and guts.  Be well and do good, friends.)   —   YUR

Jumble Spoiler – 07/30/13

refinishing furnitures - it takes a village

refinishing furnitures – it takes a village (Photo credit: lorises)

Visual Description:  Giving a good shellacking.

KLISY  =  SILKY,  YEHAV  =  HEAVY,  DISGIN  =  SIDING,  LAFNEL  =  FALLEN   —   Giving us:  SIHEIDFN

Clue/Question:  She would apply coats of varnish until the table was . . .

Answer:  FINISHED

(Classic.  No new clue words today.  The only jumble that gave me any trouble was “siding”.  Nice job on the answer letter layout.  The answer itself was fairly obvious, again today.   Good drawing/cartoon.  Nice shine on that table, Jeff.  Be well and do good, friends.)   —   YUR


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