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    WOSSNAME -- FEBRUARY 2004 -- PART 3 OF 3 (continued) ... ooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo 2) THIS MONTH S PUZZLE: THE TRUTH
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      WOSSNAME -- FEBRUARY 2004 -- PART 3 OF 3 (continued)
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      2) THIS MONTH'S PUZZLE: THE TRUTH
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      Answer the questions and put the letter indicated into
      the spot shown.  Read the letters backwards and
      discover who was behind the overthrow of Vetinari.
      (Note: all spellings are from the 2000 HarperCollins edition.)
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      Example: Pratchett's first name -- 1st letter:
      ANSWER: Terry = T
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      1. Vampire iconographer (last name, 5th letter)
      2. Editor of the Ankh-Morpork Times (last name, 4th letter)
      3. King of the Golden River (first name, 3rd letter)
      4. First female reporter on the Ankh-Morpork Times (last name, 7th letter)
      5. Lord Vetinari's dog (first name, 1st letter)
      6. President of the Guild of Shoemakers and Leatherworkers
      (last name, 6th letter)
      7. The UU Bursar (last name, 1st letter)
      8. Dwarf who was second in command in printshop (last name, 3rd l;etter)
      9. A double of Vetinari (first name, 4th letter)
      10. Cofounder of the Ankh-Morpork Times (last name, 2nd letter)
      11. Partner of Mr. Pin (last name 3rd letter)

      __/__/__/__/__/__/__/__/__/__/__/__/ = Vital item needed for Coronation
      1*/ 2*/ 3*/4*/ 5*/6*/7*/8*/9*/10/ 11/12/

      Puzzle solution will appear next month.

      oooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo
      SOLUTION TO LAST MONTH'S PUZZLE: THE FIFTH ELEPHANT
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      1. Low King's Ideas Taster (2nd letter of name)
      DEE = E
      2. President of the Guild of Watchmen (last name, 1st letter)
      C.W. ST. J. NOBBS = N
      3. Angua's brother (first name, 2nd letter)
      WOLFGANG VON UBERWALD = O
      4. Captain of the Bonk City Watch (last name, 1st letter)
      CAPTAIN TANTONY = T
      5. A gnome 6 inches tall but a mile high in pent-up agression
      (last name, 1st letter)
      CONSTABLE SWIRES = S
      6. Angua's mother (first name, 5th letter)
      LADY SERAFINE VON UBERWALD = F
      7. A teetotaller Lady vampire (first name, 5th letter)
      LADY MARGOLETTA = O
      8. An old-fashioned dwarf next in line to the throne (first name, 5th letter)
      ALBRECHT ALBRECHTSON = E
      9. Vetinari's clerk and secret Assassin (first name, 2nd letter)
      INIGO SKINNER = N
      10. Candle Captain of the Dwarfs (first name, 2nd letter)
      DOZY LONGFINGER = O
      11. A traffic troll who clamped carts (last name, 1st letter)
      CONSTABLE CHERT = C
      12. Makes things by dipping them in rubber (last name, 1st letter)
      WALLACE SONKY = S

      E_/N_/O_/T_/S_/F_/O_/E_/N_/O_/C_/S_/ = Vital item needed for Coronation
      1*/ 2*/ 3*/4*/ 5*/6*/7*/8*/9*/10/ 11/12/ = SCONE OF STONE

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      3) SALES OF FOREIGN RIGHTS ON THE RISE

      Terry's agent, Colin Smythe, reports a booming market in
      foreign sales:

      Dutch rights: De Boekerij are to publish Night Watch and
      The Wee Free Men

      Finnish: Karisto are to publish Small Gods and are also going
      to publish paperback editions of The Colour of Magic and
      The Light Fantastic. They had published The Wee Free Men
      and have contracted A Hat Full of Sky

      Slovenia: Vale-Novak are to publish The Colour of Magic

      Brazil: Conrad are buying Pyramids and Guards! Guards!

      Slovak language: Talpress are to publish Slovak edition of
      The Light Fantastic and Equal Rites

      Japanese: Choeisha are buying Reaper Man

      Spanish rights: Random House Mondadori are buying trade
      rights in Interesting Times and in an unillustrated edition of Eric

      Poland: Terry has received the "AS EMPIKU" award (Empik
      being the major chain of bookstores in Poland) for the best book
      in the Foreign Fantastic Fiction 2003 category for "Interesting Times".
      The book won it as a result of voting by Polish readers.

      The Wee Free Men is also to be published in Chinese [Taiwan]
      by Commonwealth; Czech by Talpress; Danish by Borgens and
      in Greek by Psichogios.

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