G O L O M B' S G A M B I T S &trade
"Word Shortenings" Solutions
By Solomon Golomb '51
1. BOSUN (or even BOS'N) for BOATSWAIN
2. DOUGH for DO (in DO-RE-MI) have DOE as a homonym.
3. WRECKS and REX
Finally, we note that WORCESTERSHIRE (as in sauce) is pronounced WUSTASHER, for a reduction by five letters.
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