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The San Francisco call. (San Francisco [Calif.]) 1895-1913, September 21, 1902, Image 16

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THE Magic Number Puzzle given in the left hand corner of this page is one that will tax your inee
nuity to the utmost, yet there is a lot of fun to be had in its solution. All of those mixed up lines
make up the £arts of a certain number. This number is 666! Now there is half the puzzle done for
you already! All that remains for you to do is this: Cut out all these mixed up lines and paste them
together on a white piece of paper so that by using all the lines you have as a result the perfect fleures
in the number 666. It is not as easy as it may seem at first sight; neither is it too hard. You will find
this puzzle very; entertaining, and- when you have solved it pin the solution on to your solution of the pic
turtf puzzles, fill out the coupon as per the directions indicated and send it all in to the PuzzleEditor
Solve the Puzzles,
rill Out This -Cotpon.'
Send Whole^Page
to Puzzler Editor,
Sunday Call, S. F.
Sept. 8li 1SCB»
- To Puxsla Zditor, Sunday CaB,
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• If I wia Z chooae for prls*
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Om Uj* at SrtaMj
Now is your chance. Don't miss it. This week's prize winners will be published Sunday. October 5.
2^J4 P w g 'J° n /, Set> -? 1 ° ke i Wat ° h ' Kingr Air SS^ delaine Bag, Baseball Bat, Game of Parchesi, Pearl
Handled Pocket-Knife for a boy, Pearl Handled Penknife for a Girl, Pair of Indian Clubs, Baseball (American
League or Spalding's), Punching Bag, Set of Chessmen, Checker Board and Checkers, Dressed Doll, or School
Case of extra quality. ¦: ¦ -- * ' .
This' puzzle contest will run for v six weeks from to-day, and as a" further reward of industry and clev
erness a special- prize of $10 and a second, prize of $5 will be awarded for the highest percentage of correct
answers in the whole series of thirteen weeks.
' This is what you do to w^n a prize: Find the hidden picture or subject in each of the six puzzle pictures
and carefully OUTLINE THEM WITH INK OR PENCIL. Then cut out and solve the puzzle above noted in
the left-hand corner of this page and then pin it to this page._Now nil out the coupon as per the directions in
dicated on it and mail the whole page to the Puzzle Editor, Sunday Call, San Francisco.
Now, here are the important points for you to remember: The First Ten Boya and the First Tea Girl*
who send in correct solutions to, all ssven puzzles before midnight next Friday will win a prize. Don't forget
,that point, because it is very important. ALL ANSWERS MTJST REACH THIS OFFICE BY FRIDAY
JNOONV This gives all those in the country an equal chance to' compete.
" . You will notice a cut-out \«Magic : Number» ' puzzle in.the.lef t hand corner of this page that must be
solved as well as the "picture puzzles," ..;lt is simple enough when you know how to do it. Bead the special
directions that aregiven below, and possibly you -may learn the trick of it« solution at a glance— possibly
not At any rate, try it— try them all, for they are great fun. .
EVERY week the Interest In the puzzle contest grows keener and the clever ones are rewarded with
fine prizes. The winners in the contest of September 7 are given, herewith. Look and. see If you are among
.the fortunate ones. This week twenty-six prizes have been awarded instead of twenty because each and
every one of these bright people not only had the correct solutions but they were promptness itself in getting
tnelr answer* before the Puzzle Editor. Remember this point: You are at perfect liberty to send in as
many answers. as you wish provided each solution is accompanied by a coupon, so if you are in doubt on some
picture or puzzle and see two * or three possible solutions— send them v all in with a coupon to cover each solu
tion. Also remember that any one can compete in this contest, young or old— there is no age limit." j
And it is- really the easiest thing in the world to capture one of the fine prizes noted in the list below.
All you Have to do vis exercise a little ingenuity, follow the rules and send In your answers promptly.
The prize-winners of ihe fifth set/ published on Sunday, September V, are announced below. The
winners of the series published in the ' issue of September" If : will be made public in The Sunday Call of Sep
tember 28, and those who solve the puzzles printed to-day Iwill find an announcement of the winners in the
issue of October 5. . . " V : '- :V . r - '-'"" •--• .'¦ •* -- -t
ft_jf ERE follows the list of the
n lucky prize winners" in the" con
test of September 7. This week
there -will' be awarded TWENTY
BIX prizes instead of twenty, as
has generally been the custom. This
is because such interest, promptness
and accuracy as were displayed in the
contest of that date certainly deserve
some reward. All of these clever ones
not only: had the correct answers but
they had the solutions before the puz
zle editor right on time to the minute.
Promptness as well as accuracy is to
be considered in the awarding of the
prizes. • This is a point for some who
have been thus' far unsuccessful in
securing the coveted * prizes to v re
member and profit by ii\ their next
attempt. Here they are, the winners,
read the list and see if your name is
among- the;-: fortunate ones: ¦ Gene-,
vieve O'Brien, 1419 Geary street, San
Francisco, dressed doll; Mabel S.
Taft, Nicasio, CaL, school case; Nel
lie Keary, 1035 Third street. Eureka,
CaL, f school case; Gladys Nichols,
Niles, CaL, school case; Eva Wash
burn, Alviso, CaL, pearl knife; "Wilia
Marshall, | Vacaville, CaL, nickel
watch; Clarice Kennedy, Windsor,
Cal.;- parchesi; . Minnie . Shackle
ton/box 245, Grass Valley,- CaL, ping
pong; Sadie Shepard, 2123 N street,
Sacramento, CaL, . chatelaine bag;
VeghaCheda, Point Reyes Station,
Cal., chatelaine bag; Hazel Soto, Mar
tinez, Contra Costa County, CaL, chat
elaine bag; Pauline Finnell, Yount
ville, CaL, dressed doll; Sadie Lom
bard, 376 N Fifth street, San Jose,
CaL, parchesi; Myrtle McCord, Sun
nyvale, CaL, .ping pong set; Camil
Boos, Ventura, CaL, King air gun;
Kenneth Armstrong, 206 Ross street,
San .Rafael, CaL, nickel watch; Gene
Tolan'd, 546 Florida street, Vallejo,
Cal., punching bag; Walter Spauld
ing, 541 Nineteenth street, Oakland,
Cal.,' parchesi; Raymond Bowley, 66
Cumberland street, San Francisco,
Cal.,; nickel watch; Milton . Lincoln,
207 Valencia street, San Francisco,
nickel watch; Victor Griffith, 417
OTarrell street, San Francisco,
punching "bag; Clarence Nobmann,
1550 -Everett street, Alameda, . Cal.,
nickel watch; H. W. Still, 36 Rural
delivery, Santa Cruz, CaL, ping pong
set; Alfred McDougall, Monterey
street, Salinas, CaL, nickel watch;
Bates Dickson, Petaluma, CaL, King
*.ir grra; Korris Peirott, Woodbridge,
¦"-V. Xrnir bit nm. • .'
SEPT. 7.
Fun for All and
Prizes for
the Clever Ones
The Puzzle of the Magic Number.

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