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CONTRIBUTOR: Mirjana and Goran Tomic
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As you travel down the Mississippi River from north to south, how many of the following items can you collect?
1. Title of address for an unmarried woman
2. Third note of the scale
3. First person
4. Yes in Italian and Spanish
5. A female relative (informal)
6. Exist
7. A small taste of water
8. 3.1416
9. Smallest state of the U.S. (abbr.)
10. Four in ancient Rome
11. Common contraction
12. State in New England (abbr.)
13. British monarch

Going upriver is harder. Can you find these?
1. A short word meaning "about" or "concerning"
2. 10 - 4 in ancient Rome
3. Tear
4. The ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter
5. Ninth letters
6. Yes in Portuguese
7. A common contraction