Mystery Puzzles

Try an intriguing mystery-themed Dying Words Acrostic and The Mysterious Cipher from the current issue. Puzzles updated with every new issue.

Dying Words

Acrostic by Arlene Fisher

Using the definitions provided, fill in as many words as you can in the WORDS column. Then transfer the letters to their corresponding places in the diagram. A black square in the diagram denotes the end of a word. 
TRY IT NOW.

Solution to last issue's Dying Words.

The Mysterious Cipher

by Willie Rose

Each letter consistently represents another. The quotation is from a short mystery story. Arranging the answer letters in alphabetical order gives a clue to the title of the story. GO SOLVE IT.

Solution to The Mysterious Cipher. No Peeking!