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I fear it may just be that "jam" = "traffic" (= "traffic jam"). This would be a pretty weak clue, since the use of "jam" in what passes for the wordplay is pretty much the same as the final definition, but some crossword clues are pretty weak.


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The accepted answer explains this in terms of a four word expression, but that's not really necessary:


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"Backs" means "last letters of the preceding words" here.


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The clue can be split into two parts and is based on two different definitions of the word FUDGE. Newspaper had a box. Basically a (fudge)-box which can be just called a Fudge is as merriam webster dictionary defines it 'a newspaper space left blank for the insertion of last-minute items.' So this clue hints at FUDGE. for the sweetmeat The for is merely ...


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