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Random McNally [BB383]

7 October, 2012

Whether you know your Yank geography or not, you can probably still capture most of these dozen answers, each one being an American state capital. (As for the remaining 38 cities, can anyone concoct a neat wordplay clue for any of those?)

As a bonus help – here’s a list of them to help crack this lot, and compose any new clues.

  1. Mythical bird
  2. 2003 Booker winner
  3. Tigers
  4. Powers on-screen?
  5. Pebble?
  6. Dance style
  7. Cycle event
  8. Ciggie brand
  9. Three singers and one band, all with #1 hits

BB382 SOLUTION: Consecutive, contraceptive, conjunctivitis, chief executive, communicative, constructive, collective, commercial traveller, voice-activated, accusative, cost-effective, psychoactive

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