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Last puzzle until the other two have been solved! I'm on a roll tonight.

He destroyed his friends' possessions so that they might retain them. Why? What happened?
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He - H? A? M? He = his?

Friends - H? A? M? Friends = they?

Possessions: objects? Tangible? People? Animals? Possessions = them?

Number of friends relevant? If so, [LTPF list of integers]?

Number of possessions relevant? If so, [LTPF list of integers]?

Were the possessions owned by all the friends as a group? Or were some owned by one friend, some by another, etc?
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He - H? A? M? Adult man. He = his? Yes, same man.

Friends - H? A? M? Adult men. Friends = they? Yes, same men.

Possessions: objects? Tangible? People? Animals? Possessions = them? Tangible objects, "them" does refer back to these items.

Number of friends relevant? No. If so, [LTPF list of integers]?

Number of possessions relevant? No. If so, [LTPF list of integers]?

Were the possessions owned by all the friends as a group? No. Or were some owned by one friend, some by another, etc? Yes.
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Were the possessions physically destroyed? Smashed? Burned? Melted?
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Were the possessions physically destroyed? Smashed? Burned? Melted? No to all, but the first one is closer to no-ish.
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Were the possessions pieces of artwork? cars? ships? real estate property? company shares?
Did he make them worthless? without actually physically destroying them?
Would the friends have lost their possessions otherwise? would they have gone to someone else? would they have disappeared? ceased to exist physically?
Would they have been confiscated? stolen? taxed? would the friends have been forced to sell them?
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is this a true story? FYOI? FSEI?

did this happen in a game?
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Were the possessions pieces of artwork? cars? ships? real estate property? company shares? None of these.

Did he make them worthless? No. without actually physically destroying them? Physically is a strange word to use. They were destroyed.

Would the friends have lost their possessions otherwise? Probably. Would they have gone to someone else? Yes. would they have disappeared? No. ceased to exist physically? No. You can't create or destroy matter. :P
Would they have been confiscated? stolen? taxed? Confiscated. would the friends have been forced to sell them? No.

This is based on a true story. It did not happen in any game.
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Were these items smuggled? stolen? Was it illegal to have them?
Were the items manmade? tangible? alive? solid? liquid?
Relevant how the friends came to possess these items? did they buy them? make them? find them?
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were the possesions broken down in some way so that they lost their current form, which would have been a reason to confiscate them?

gold?
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Were these items smuggled? No. stolen? No. Was it illegal to have them? No.
Were the items manmade? tangible? alive? solid? liquid? Tangible solids, arguably manmade.

Relevant how the friends came to possess these items? Probably. did they buy them? make them? find them? None of these.

were the possesions broken down in some way so that they lost their current form, which would have been a reason to confiscate them? Yes.

gold? Yes. Nice.
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yay! teeth? jewellery? gold cups? religious artefacts?
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yay! WOOHOO! teeth? jewellery? gold cups? religious artefacts? None of these.
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ingots? rands? PCBs? statues? trophies? dubloons? pieces of eight?
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ingots? No. rands? No. PCBs? Item "PCB" cannot be found. Please try again. statues? No. trophies? Sort of. dubloons? Arr, ye be stealin' me booty! No. pieces of eight? No.
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gold medals?
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gold medals? Yes.
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Olympic gold medals?
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Olympic gold medals? No.
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were these miltary medals?
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were these military medals? No.
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were they medals awarded for sporting achievement?

were they melted down to conceal their origin? or just the fact that they were made of gold?

were they being smuggled across a border? concealed from the police? other authority figure?
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were they medals awarded for sporting achievement? No.

were they melted down to conceal their origin? Probably. They may have held symbolic value. or just the fact that they were made of gold? This is important too.

were they being smuggled across a border? No. concealed from the police? Maybe. other authority figure? I'm not sure if these figures would count as police or other authority. Given the circumstances, I'd say the latter.
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Were they concealed from criminals? By criminals?
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Were they concealed from criminals? No-ish. By criminals? No.
Re-checking some facts allows me to say that the possessions were contraband according to the organization that sought to confiscate them. So the symbolic value of the possession is indeed very important.
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were the authority figures-ish soldiers?

did this take place in wartime?

is the organisation that would confiscate them the government? one of the armed forces?

were the medals awarded by an underground organisation? or something banned or illegal?

were the medals a symbol of belonging to this body? a poliotical body or resistance movement?
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Hmm...his destroying of the (gold) possessions...

Did he need to destroy them to hide what they were?
Or to transform them into some specific other thing?

Did the medals signify something specific about the persons bearing them?
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were the authority figures-ish soldiers? Soldiers may have been the ones who physically confiscated the item, but if so they'd have orders.

did this take place in wartime? Yes.

is the organisation that would confiscate them the government? Yes. one of the armed forces? The government may use its armed forces to do so.

were the medals awarded by an underground organisation? or something banned or illegal? Neither.

were the medals a symbol of belonging to this body? To a body, yes. a poliotical body or resistance movement? Neither.

Did he need to destroy them to hide what they were? Yes.
Or to transform them into some specific other thing? An unrecognizable thing, yes.

Did the medals signify something specific about the persons bearing them? Yes.
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Is it relevant which war?

Belonging to a body:
As in a group?
Racial group? Religious group?
Group with a certain belief?

Did the objects retain their value for the friends even after they'd been melted down?
Were the friends the original owners of these things?
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Is it relevant which war? Yes.

Belonging to a body:
As in a group? This is the closest to correct.
Racial group? Religious group?
Group with a certain belief? None of these three.

Did the objects retain their value for the friends even after they'd been melted down? Eventually, yes. They were not melted down, though.
Were the friends the original owners of these things? Yes.
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Was the group made illegal by the government? Was it dangerous to belong to the group? Did the orders to confiscate concern all possessions of the group? Or only the medals?

Time and location relevant? If so, please the [LTPF list of continents] and [LTPF list of decades].
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Was the group made illegal by the government? In a way, yes.
Was it dangerous to belong to the group? Possibly, if the medals were found.
Did the orders to confiscate concern all possessions of the group? Or only the medals? Likely just the latter, and it may have been a 'seize on sight' thing, depending on who knows they have the medals.

Time and location relevant? If so, please the [LTPF list of continents] and [LTPF list of decades]. Europe in the 1940s.
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So WWII, then? Were the Nazis the ones who made the medals illegal? Were they wartime medals?
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Were they freemasons?
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I'm confused about the melted/not melted thing...

My Q: Did the objects retain their value for the friends even after they'd been melted down? Eventually, yes. They were not melted down, though.

Earlier in the thread:
were they melted down to conceal their origin? Probably. They may have held symbolic value.


So they were not melted down?
But they were altered?
After alteration, did they still appear as distinct objects?
Of the same number? For example, if there were 3 whatevers, were they altered into three something elses?
After alteration, were they still recognizable as gold?
Were the originals PURE gold?
Only gold? Or made of gold and other stuff?

Okay, belonging to a body or group, but not one based on race, religion or belief…Hmm…

Do the individuals know they are part of this…group..thing?
Would they identify themselves as such?
Or would those doing the confiscating identify them as "X" but the individuals themselves would not?
Do they know that the objects would identify them as such?
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So WWII, then? Yes. Were the Nazis the ones who made the medals illegal? Nazi Germany prohibited its people from accepting the medals. Were they wartime medals? No.

Were they freemasons? No.

Vesica: My mistake - I must have not noticed. Here's a hint: I am a chemistry major. The correct errata is that they were destroyed to the point of being unrecognizable but were not melted. They were not distinct objects after alteration, and there was one result from any number of medals. They were not recognizable as gold, and were pure gold or very close to it initially.

They know they belong to a group, would identify themselves as such, and the objects would identify them as such.
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Dukhsan - Ah! Thank you. I did have the advantage reading the Qs & As all in one fell swoop. I'm certainly not a chemistry major, but I'm also not a chemistry idiot so...

Pure (or nearly pure) gold is very malleable, yes?
And could be "transformed" by hand?
With some basic tools?
Did he mix something with the gold?
Knowing he could later extract/purify/insert knowledgable-sounding chem term here the gold?

The retaining of them - so they could retain the gold?
For later use as currency?
For some other purpose?

I have to think some more about this new Nazi twist...I almost wish I could just invoke [LTPF list of "Stuff the Nazis Didn't Like"] but we'd be here all week with that list.
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Sure thing. I'm unaware how I managed to contradict myself there.

Pure (or nearly pure) gold is very malleable, yes?
And could be "transformed" by hand? It is fairly malleable, but this is irrelevant.
With some basic tools? Again, irrelevant.
Did he mix something with the gold? Yes.
Knowing he could later extract/purify/insert knowledgable-sounding chem term here the gold? Yes. You're on the right track.

The retaining of them - so they could retain the gold? Yes.
For later use as currency? Yes.
For some other purpose? Yes.
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Were these medals Nobel Prize medals?
The German government forbid from 1936 on Germans to accept a Nobel Prize .. is this relevant? (but how could they have the medals then, if they were forced to refuse the prize)
Were there occasions where a German publicly rejected the prize but, nevertheless, secretly received the medal?
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or maybe they had already received the prize before the 1936 edict?
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Were these medals Nobel Prize medals? Yes!
The German government forbid from 1936 on Germans to accept a Nobel Prize .. is this relevant? Completely. (but how could they have the medals then, if they were forced to refuse the prize)
Were there occasions where a German publicly rejected the prize but, nevertheless, secretly received the medal? Not to my knowledge.

or maybe they had already received the prize before the 1936 edict? Yes.

All that remains is to figure out how the medals were destroyed.
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After the destruction, would it be possible to restore the medals to their original shape?
Was another substance placed over the individual medals, forming one large mass of whatever?

Did he make the medals look like something innocuous? Like a rock? Chunk of brick?

Material(s) added:
Another pure element?
Clay?
Ceramics of some sort (is this different than clay?)?
Another metal?
Paint?
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After the destruction, would it be possible to restore the medals to their original shape? Yes.
Was another substance placed over the individual medals, forming one large mass of whatever? Arguably yes, but probably not in the way you're thinking. The medals were placed in something.

Did he make the medals look like something innocuous? Yes. Like a rock? Chunk of brick? Neither.

Material(s) added:
Another pure element?
Clay?
Ceramics of some sort (is this different than clay?)?
Another metal?
Paint? None of these.
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When you say “destroyed” in the puzzle statement…
Destroyed the metal part of the medals?
Destroyed the medals as a whole? Perhaps by detaching the medal from the ribbon?

Placed in something…Something:
Wood?
Metal?
Vegetable?
Organic?
An animal? Person?
Fabric?
Stone?
Plastic (or what we would call plastic today)?

Did the Nazis find the object?
But not realize what it concealed?
Not investigate very closely?
(For some reason I find myself thinking of hiding something in a slop bucket…eww)
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plaster of Paris?
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Destroyed the metal part of the medals? Yes.
Destroyed the medals as a whole? Perhaps by detaching the medal from the ribbon? Just the metal.

Placed in something…Something:
Wood?
Metal?
Vegetable?
Organic?
An animal? Person?
Fabric?
Stone?
Plastic (or what we would call plastic today)?
None of these.

Did the Nazis find the object? Yes.
But not realize what it concealed? Yes.
Not investigate very closely? Yes.
(For some reason I find myself thinking of hiding something in a slop bucket…eww) Nope.

plaster of Paris? Nothing to do with this.
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were the medals just coated in something? or completely immersed in a foreign object? or was a chemical reaction involved?
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Complete immersed in a liquid?
A goo?
In food?

Going a little crazy trying to figure this one out! Crazy in a good way...
Did he put them in a barell of oil?
Into the soles of shoes?
Sewn into the lining of suitcases?
Tossed them into the gas tank of a vehicle?
Baked into a cake?

Were the concealed on someone's person?
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were the medals just coated in something? No. or completely immersed in a foreign object? See the next answer. or was a chemical reaction involved? Yes. Almost got it.

Vesica: I'm going to direct you to the above answer. Of your questions, they were immersed in a liquid.
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Posted on Friday, April 01, 2011 - 11:59 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

was it an acid? or another metal in liquid form?
Vesica (Vesica)
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Posted on Friday, April 01, 2011 - 2:08 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Were they immersed in something toxic to humans?
Just gross?
Dukhsan (Dukhsan)
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Posted on Friday, April 01, 2011 - 2:51 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

was it an acid? Yes. or another metal in liquid form? No. Clever idea, though.

Were they immersed in something toxic to humans? Yes.
Just gross? No.

This is close enough for it to be spoiled. (I won't wait for people to guess the type of acid.)

**************SPOILER***************
Germany's invasion of Denmark during World War II prompted a Hungarian chemist to dissolve two German physicists' Nobel prize metals (they won these prior to the war and Germany had banned its citizens from accepting/retaining them), which are solid gold, in aqua regia - a mixture of nitric and hydrochloric acids. The resulting solution of a compound known as chloroauric acid looks like a common laboratory chemical, and was placed on the shelf as such. The Nazis ignored it, it was made back into metallic gold after the war, and prize medals were recoined from it.


Well done!
After my puzzles are moved out of the 'current' thread, I'll post a few more.
Shez (Shez)
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Posted on Friday, April 01, 2011 - 3:44 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

wow! great story
Balin (Balin)
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Posted on Friday, April 01, 2011 - 6:45 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Good one! I think there's another puzzle about aqua regia somewhere in the solved section.

By the way, you don't need to wait for the puzzles to be moved in order to post new ones - they just need to have been solved.

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