COLOS­SAL CANADA CROSS­WORD

Cape Breton Post - - WEEKEND EXTRAS -

Across

1. Lets dew soften the hemp

5. Stitch

8. Golf tour­na­ments, e.g.

12. Toronto Rap­tor, e.g.

17. Edge

18. Nero’s 111

19. Mys­tique

20. Aria in Verdi’s opera Un Ballo in Maschera (A Masked Ball): 2 wds.

21. Sim­ilka­meen Val­ley vil­lage in Bri­tish Columbia

23. Winged and Wych

24. Af­ter __ (Dark choco­late mints brand)

25. Where “the pop­pies blow be­tween the crosses, row on row”: 3 wds.

28. Edm. trans­port mode

29. Nova Sco­tia band, with The

30. Par­tic­u­lar prin­ter

34. For­ti­fied

37. Pals to ‘Be­holds!’

38. Pitch­ing _ __ (Camp­ing chore)

40. Span­ish beach ‘wave’

41. Skeena River city in Bri­tish Columbia

43. Am­bi­tion

44. Shake­spearean pro­noun

45. Miss-place­ment

46. Po­etic feet

49. Key

51. Pur­pose

52. Mil­i­tary wake-up call

54. Ap­pear to be

55. Slip along...

57. En­ergy unit

58. Post-BC times

60. Guy __ (Cana­dian com­poser/ pi­anist)

63. Cana­dian bas­ket­ball leg­end Steve

65. An­drews Sis­ters hit bit: “He’s the boo­gie woo­gie bu­gle boy of __ _...”

68. Nash­ville mu­sic tro­phy, com­monly

69. Cana­dian fruit fave

72. To this point: 2 wds.

73. __ muffins

74. Sea let­tuce

75. Hunt il­le­gally

77. Queen El­iz­a­beth’s youngest son, in Paris

79. Stage prompt

80. Ms. Michael, Amer­i­can ed­u­ca­tor called ‘The Poppy Lady’, pro­moter of the red poppy as a re­mem­brance sym­bol. She was in­spired by the Cana­dian doc­tor at #31-Down’s fa­mous WWI poem - writ­ing her own in re­sponse called We Shall Keep the Faith - and ded­i­cated her 1941 au­to­bi­og­ra­phy to him.

81. ‘_’ __ for Dun­nville

83. Some big name com­put­ers

84. ‘Con­cern­ing this’ on a con­tract

86. VIA ve­hi­cle

88. Call upon

89. 3rd Cana­dian __ __ (Juno Beach force on D-Day)

95. Self-re­spect

98. __-Saint-Paul, Que­bec

99. Take part in El­iz­a­beth Manley’s sport: 2 wds.

100. Al­berta: Beaver County vil­lage east of Ed­mon­ton

101. Flush

102. Fit­ting-here fish

103. Mono­gram let­ter [abbr.] 104. Twelve­months

105. Vega’s con­stel­la­tion

106. Hamil­ton’s prov.

107. River of Bri­tish Columbia

Down

1. Anise-flavoured aper­i­tif in The Balkans

2. __ Holden: A Tale of the North Coun­try (Irv­ing Bacheller’s 1900 novel)

3. Surf ‘n’ __

4. __ Jay (Bri­tish Columbia’s pro­vin­cial bird)

5. Fra­grance

6. Old†Tes­ta­ment’s sec­ond bk. af­ter Ge­n­e­sis

7. Aware of the scheme: 2 wds.

8. Bel __ (Cheese of Italy)

9. Canada was part of the in­ter­na­tional Coali­tion in this early 1990s con­flict to lib­er­ate Kuwait which was in­vaded by Iraq: 2 wds.

10. 100th An­niver­sary... No­vem­ber 11th, 1918: 2 wds.

11. Free­lancer’s mail­ing encl.

12. “You __ bother.” (I’ve taken care of it)

13. In­vig­o­rat­ing

14. Let­tered in­surance co.

15. Or­di­nal suf­fix

16. Groove

22. __ Loop (Trendy neigh­bour­hood in Cal­gary)

26. “The Way We Were” (1973) star ...his ini­tials-shar­ers

27. Oceanic cruise ships

31. Lieu­tenant Colonel (from Guelph, On­tario) who wrote #25-Across in 1915: 2 wds.

32. Home of an­cient philoso­pher Par­menides

33. Weight unit of China

34. Maps book

35. Grease the creak once more

36. WWII-set movie of ‘42 star­ring Greer Gar­son and Cana­dian ac­tor Wal­ter Pid­geon as her hus­band: 2 wds.

37. Va­cate

39. Ms. Ga­bor

42. ‘Co.’ to a Que­bec busi­ness

43. Let­tered com­puter con­nec­tion

44. __ _ knot (Se­cure the laces)

47. Cana­dian __ __, called ‘The Life Line of the World’ in wartime

48. The __ _ (1976 Sum­mer Olympics sta­dium, to Mon­treal­ers)

50. Ms. Reynolds of “Hit the Deck” (1955), for short

52. Breather

53. Pool rac­ing cir­cuits

56. Ac­tress Ms. De­lany

59. Dag­gers

61. Fa­mous astrologer Syd­ney

62. Athabasca Oil __

64. Jump from, bunny-style: 2 wds.

66. __-Jongg

67. Corp. re­port’s ‘un­til now’

69. Greatly

70. Inkling

71. “__ _ heard that...” (The grapevine says...)

73. __ jacket (Pierre Trudeau’s ca­noe­ing garb)

76. The Jac­ques-__ Bridge, in Mon­treal

78. Sa­hara vi­sion

80. Dol­lar sums

81. Like a li’l self-re­pair project

82. Cana­dian book­store/gifts chain

85. Largest duck in Canada, it’s so ‘Com­mon’

87. Sphere

88. De­flect

90. Cana­dian diving great Jen­nifer

91. The Who’s “_ __ See for Miles”

92. ‘Canad’ com­pleter (Canuck stuff)

93. Model/ac­tress Carre

94. Goalies mind them

95. Put a crow­bar to use

96. Whiskey and __ (“Amer­i­can Pie” fare)

97. Mar­itime work­ers’ gr.

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