Gatton Star : 2020-06-24

PUZZLES : 40 : 40

PUZZLES

PUZZLES 40 WEDNESDAY JUNE 24 2020 GATTONSTAR.COM.AU THE BIG ONE QUICK ONE 2125 6879 Across Across Down 1 2 3 4 5 6 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 13 14 1 7 8 12 17 18 1 2 3 4 5 6 Free from slavery Scornful Spinal manipulato­r Refusing to acknowledg­e, in — Examples of vagueness Tantalisin­g Gigolos (3,4) Sailors’ songs (3,8) Pavlova base Sugared almonds Stole ideas Liquidiser­s Makes an entrance Regaining temper (7,4) Submissive aide (3,3) Blessings Availed Arm-twisting Being heavier than Eradicate Disruptive ghost Diluted (7,4) Live-in Garment creators Got better of Final score Eagle’s home Proceeding Baghdad native Grandmothe­r’s brothers (5-6) Infant’s little piggy Lament Stub Oral sense Fairground treats Italian lady Salad dressing liquid, — oil 10 11 12 7 13 14 16 15 8 9 10 11 18 20 22 23 26 30 31 34 35 9 10 11 13 14 15 16 18 19 16 17 SOLUTION 2124 12 13 14 15 16 S A L E S P E R S O N S G E N I E E L I T E L A I L N B T U E M O R F F N M I S T R U S T I N G N E 20 21 22 U S A T A S S U E L E E E 17 C N U T T Y F I R M A D I N E D L Y C R A E 27 23 24 25 26 E A E I N 28 29 18 O C N N R 31 32 33 30 36 TWO SPEED 6750 38 41 42 CRYPTIC CLUES Across 13 8 Help these tiny creatures to be shop servers (10) Oil put carelessly in vent with rough force (7) QUICK CLUES Across 35 34 1 Ponder painfully after colony insect might annoy (10) Involves siren tails? No sir! (7) Haunts headless relatives (5) Minor error making pleas (5) Riled about loafer (5) Los Angeles can appear as Roman language (5) Ant gone to rearrange cargo capacity (7) 1 6 7 Aggravate (10) Necessitat­es (7) Lonely-hearts columns advisers, agony — (5) Drift (into coma) (5) Layabout (5) Style of ballroom dancing (5) Ship’s displaceme­nt (7) Auxiliarie­s (10) Down 37 38 39 36 Down 1 2 Partiality Crew’s attendant (5,3) Reverberat­e Reproaches Tackiest Wages Wood-shaping tool Inner impediment Nature scientists Rock singer (3,4) Engraver Foundation Nullifying The — that got away Pancake topping (5,5) 1 Attack Stan roughly? Culprits found (10) Moves to another place for sorts of organ surgery (11) Guest said to have conjecture­d (7) Inspiratio­n could come from mutilation­s (11) Promises Susan cares about (10) 6 40 2 42 41 7 3 4 5 6 7 9 9 10 11 3 10 11 SOLUTION 6878 24 39 40 Newspaper’s demographi­c Dissatisfa­ction Barley spike Mentally ready, — up Philandere­r Most succulent Profitable Lilting (of voice) Graph reference line Tropical timber Hack 4 Across: 1 Grand, 4 Halo, 6 Misfiles, 12 Earnestly, 13 Character, 14 Reissue, 15 Roost, 16 Tacks, 17 Diehards, 19 Programme, 22 Discrediti­ng, 23 Putrid, 25 Claude, 27 Unassailab­le, 31 Deadening, 33 Stitches, 35 Mulch, 36 Realm, 37 Strolls, 40 Embellish, 41 Reimagine, 42 Sternest, 43 Flag, 44 Segue. 1 Greer, 2 Airliners, 3 Duels, 4 Hot-headed, 5 Layers, 7 In action, 8 Flatter, 9 Latecomer, 10 Surfs, 11 Accompanis­t, 17 Deduced, 18 Acrid, 20 Endless, 21 Stenograph­y, 24 Unlit, 26 Available, 28 Attesting, 29 Beholding, 30 Air raids, 32 Echelon, 34 Amoral, 35 Meets, 38 Roars, 39 Siege. 12 25 27 28 8 9 12 15 17 19 21 13 5 12 Down 1 2 Aggressors (10) Relocates (shrub) (11) Estimated (7) Arousal (11) Guarantees (10) Strong and turbulent (wind) (7) 29 31 32 33 37 Down: 1 2 3 4 5 3 4 5 8 6 23 7 QUIZMASTER 8 1 6 7 8 9 10 In which country is the southernmo­st point of continenta­l Europe located? What instrument is played by Yo-yo Ma? Who is the archenemy of Ernst Stavro Blofeld? What was constructe­d in 1961 and finally demolished in 1991? The 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918 ended what? Who was the first man to set foot on the moon? What barrier did Roger Bannister break in 1954? Lenin was a key figure of which Revolution? What is a flintlock a type of? Into which Star Trek language have both and been translated? 9 10 SOLUTION 6749 M O R E O A O W S U L L S B E A L T C E R E E Y R I E A C R E V R 2 3 4 E A C E Y 11 A L I E N M A T E P Hamlet O T A G D L Much Ado About Nothing 12 C I C A D A 5 S O A M O U R N R E A C H R A V E R R N P 13 Y I G O S T +5 year unlimited km warranty* Don’t miss your last chance to get never-to-be-repeated offers across the Holden range, all backed by our 5 year unlimited km warranty. That’s our commitment to continue servicing in Holden certified workshops right across Australia. From the 7-seat Acadia and the small but tall Trax, to the Colorado ute that doesn’t know ‘no’ and the Equinox that lets you power on, this truly is the best time to buy. But limited stock is selling fast. Hurry into your Holden Dealer today! CLEARANCE SALE available across a range of Holden vehicles at participat­ing Holden dealers, while stocks last or unless changed. Pricing may vary and is at the discretion of each participat­ing Holden dealer. Clearance pricing is not available with any other offer. *5 year / unlimited KM warranty from date of vehicle registrati­on. TGSE01Z01M­A - V1

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