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Fun Stuff
Crossword Puzzle
Across
1. Afternoon nap in
Spain
4. Wide street
9. Coherent
10. Speak
11. Playing card
12. Exactly the
same
13. Not as strict
15. Armed thief
19. Set up or found
21. Australian
flightless bird
22. Stories
23. Chosen by vote
24. Fervid
25. Basement
Sudoku Rules: The rules of the game are simple. Fill in
all the squares in the grid so that each row, column and
each of the 3x3 squares contains all the digits from 1 to
9 without repeats or omissions.
2016 August/September
Pg 20 - The Sunshine Express
Riddle Me
1 - When does a cart come before a
horse?
2 - What has to be broken before you
can use it?
3 - What do you call a pig doing karate?
A guy drives into a ditch, but luckily, a farmer is
nearby to help.
He hitches his horse, Buddy, up to the car and yells,
¡°Pull, Nellie, pull!¡± Buddy doesn¡¯t move.
Then he yells, ¡°Pull, Buster, pull!¡± Buddy doesn¡¯t
budge.
He yells a third time, ¡°Pull, Coco, pull!¡± Nothing.
Then the farmer finally yells, ¡°Pull, Buddy, pull!¡±
And, what do you know, the horse drags the car out
of the ditch.
Curious, the motorist asks the farmer why he kept
calling his horse by the wrong name.
¡°Well, Buddy is blind,¡± said the farmer, ¡°and if
he thought that he was the only one pulling, he
wouldn¡¯t even try!¡±
Can you color the drawing at right to match the
pony picture below? How about choosing your own
colors and making a unique masterpiece? Whatever
you decide, have FUN!!
Color Me
Sudoku
Cryptogram
Commonyms
Two Turkeys #52: ¡®A Little Faith¡¯
Last Laugh
A lawyer, a plumber and a hat maker
were walking down the street.
Who had the biggest hat?
Can you find a some food in
the words below?
EPIC ORNAMENT
Time for a break and some fun!
(Solutions/Answers are on page 19)
Can you find something
bright in the words below?
JEWEL AMPLE
Down
1. Save from
destruction
2. Bird of prey
3. Haptic
5. Strongroom
6. Observed
7. Join up
8. Hints
14. Resolved
16. Sports
contestant
17. Booming noise
18. More judicious
19. Additional
20. Large shaggy
bovid
21. Exalt
¡°Now, God be praised, that to
believing souls gives light in
darkness, comfort in despair.¡±
- William Shakespeare
¡°Faith is the bird that feels
the light when the dawn is
still dark.¡±
- Rabindranath Tagore
Tease Me
Find Me
A commonym is group of words that have a common
trait. For example: the words: A Wave - A Smile
- A Hug... They¡¯re all contagious. Can you solve
these commonyms?:
1- Flower - Light - Spot
2- Mouse - Exercise - Bachelor
_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ C _
24 7 14 15 7 8 24 25 6 7
_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
14 15 11 7 22 25 23 24 7
_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
23 25 17 2 8
24 25 8 2
_ _ _ _ _ - _ _ _ _ _
23 14 25 8 2 - 13 21 14 8 26