The Post Christmas Number Fun - Solution

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Numbers are usually for accountants, mathematicians or statisticians but they also figure in book, film or song titles.

We challenged you, from the clues given by the initial letters and the dates, to work out all the answers. Only one person cracked the code and provided every single solution and that clever person was...

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  1. Q 1 F D f M B (1904)
    A 1 Fine Day from Madame Butterfly

  2. Q 1 F O T C N (1975)
    A 1 Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

  3. Q 1 M W T M
    A 1 Man Went To Mow

  4. Q 2 J (1990)
    A 2 Jakes

  5. Q 2 F S E M b T R B (1977)
    A 2 Four Six Eight Motorway by Tom Robinson Band

  6. Q 3 A d b J L (1986)
    A 3 Amigos directed by John Landis

  7. Q 3 C I T F (1954)
    A 3 Coins In the Fountain

  8. Q 3 M b A D P (1844)
    A 3 Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas Pere

  9. Q 4 H O T A (1922)
    A 4 Horseman of the Apocalypse

  10. Q 5 E P (1970)
    A 5 Easy Pieces

  11. Q 7 Y I w M M (1955)
    A 7 Year Itch with Marilyn Monroe

  12. Q 8 A A H (1963)
    A 8 And A Half

  13. Q 8 D A W b T B (1965)
    A 8 Days A Week by The Beatles

  14. Q 9 T b D L S (1966)
    A 9 Tailors by Dorothy Lee Sayers

  15. Q 10 C (1956)
    A 10 Commandments

  16. Q 10 G B H O T W
    A 10 Green Bottles Hanging on the Wall

  17. Q 12 o C H (1949)
    A 12 O'Clock High

  18. Q 12 A M d b S L (1956)
    A 12 Angry Men directed by Sidney Lumet

  19. Q 18 T I D b B A (1996)
    A 18 Till I Die by Bryan Adams

  20. Q 20 T L U T S (1954)
    A 20 Thousand Leagues Under The Sea

  21. Q 24 H F T (1963)
    A 24 Hours from Tulsa

  22. Q 39 S d b A H (1935) A 39 Steps directed by Alfred Hitchcock

  23. Q 42 S c b B B (1933)
    A 42nd Street choreographed by Busby Berkeley

  24. Q 50 W T L Y L b P S (1975)
    A 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover by Paul Simon

  25. Q 84 C C R (1986)
    A 84 Charing Cross Road


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