If you're saving for something--a video game, a bike, whatever--you know that it takes time. Money you receive as allowances and gifts helps, but you may want to speed up the process by earning extra money doing odd jobs. Print this page and solve the crossword puzzle and the mystery message.


1. Place to buy something "sour" to drink.
2. Hand out the morning or evening news.
3. Clean autos.
4. "Spot" exercise.
5. Cut the grass.


1. Take care of children.
2. Gather fall foliage.
3. Collect soda containers.
4. Improve outlook.
5. Clear the sidewalk in winter.

Unscramble the code using the letters in the puzzle above. When you're finished, check the answers.

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