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Coded Envelope (Posted on 2009-04-03) Difficulty: 1 of 5
Logan and Seth are fellow con artists who deliver coded messages to each other to communicate. Recently Seth was put in jail for stealing a rare and expensive diamond. Only a few days after this, Logan sent him a friendly letter asking him how he was. On the inside of the envelope of the letter, he hid a code.

Yesterday, Seth escaped and left the envelope and the letter inside the jail cell. The police did some research and found the code on the inside of the envelope, but they haven't been able to crack it.

The code is as follows:


Could you help the police to decipher the message?

  Submitted by K Sengupta    
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Solution: (Hide)
Original code:


Removing the word pertaining to time that is, removing the words “watch”, “clock”, “sundial” and "timer", we get:


Now reversing the letters, allowing for due punctuation, we obtain the required message as:

loose bricks in left wall.

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  Subject Author Date
SolutionNo Answer [spoiler]Vernon Lewis2009-04-03 22:26:45
SolutionsolutionDej Mar2009-04-03 11:47:45
SolutionSolutionAndre2009-04-03 11:07:41
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