Uni­ver­sal Cross­word

The Compass - - Puzzles - THE MU­SIC SCALE By Ti­mothy E. Parker

ACROSS

1 Barely de­tectable amounts 6 Mis­chievous type 11 Ac­tivist 15 Soon, in old po­etry 19 Mac­beth was one 20 Hawai­ian porch 21 Sword used in sport­ing events 22 “___ Las Ve­gas” (Pres­ley film) 23 Op­pressed 25 Baby bovine 26 Tablet and PC com­pany 27 On the high­est point of 28 “Here’s to you!” 30 Grill or bistro 32 Eyespot of a pea­cock 35 Take il­le­gally 36 Liver or skin, e.g. 37 An­a­lyzes gram­mat­i­cally 38 Bayou fea­ture 39 Looked like a vil­lain 41 Santa ___ winds 42 Sum­ma­rized briefly 45 Ry­der or Stan­ley 47 Pad­locked fas­ten­ers 49 Abbr. in real es­tate come­ons 50 Eggs that pass through tubes 51 It may be res­i­den­tial 52 Neck­piece of Hawaii 53 Fancy, fluffy neck­wear 54 Fal­sify one’s re­sume, e.g. 59 Oo­dles 61 More qual­i­fied 62 “Mur­der on the ___ Ex­press” 63 Thrilled feel­ing 66 Vi­o­lin bow move­ment aid 67 Unit of elec­tri­cal charge 68 Bat­ted first 69 Po­lice car’s warn­ing 70 Art ca­pa­ble of 71 Per­sis­tent, un­jus­ti­fied crit­i­cism 73 Com­mer­cials 74 Re­tire­ment sav­ings ve­hi­cle 77 Small piece of land sur­rounded by wa­ter 78 “Hey man, get it?” 79 Poem that could be sung 80 Harsh tast­ing 82 Af­ter-tax amount 83 Fus­ing ap­pa­ra­tus 89 Where “Find­ing Nemo” takes place 90 Gold watch re­cip­i­ent 92 Blue-dye plants 93 Trav­el­ing by horse­back 95 Mort­gage seeker’s con­cern 96 Pesky lit­tle in­sect 97 Be­wails or be­moans 98 Pris­oner-of-war camp 100 Prove to be false 101 Dash of panache 102 Long­time Yu­goslav leader 103 Ut­tar Pradesh city 105 Ceme­tery sights 111 Gar­den peo­ple were evicted from 112 Time when shad­ows are the short­est 113 Al­berta NHL player 114 Bring back mem­o­ries of 115 Un­tidy state 116 Hops dryer 117 Like bar snacks, in­ten­tion­ally 118 Trans­plant re­cip­i­ent

DOWN

1 “___ be quite an honor” 2 “Now I get it!” 3 Verb spo­ken by Tweety 4 Yearly records 5 Ear­li­est colonists, e.g. 6 Is a poor pourer 7 Real heel of a guy 8 “... ___ a bag of chips” 9 Mul­ti­ple con­duc­tors 10 Tick­led the most? 11 Iron-on item 12 Semi­precious gem 13 Mi­gra­tory “elec­tric” fish 14 NBA rule en­forcer 15 Block­buster 2009 film 16 For­mal church doc­trine adopted in 325 17 Not un­der 18 Word with “a soul” 24 Stir from sleep 29 Pearl City lo­cale 31 Up there in years 32 An aquar­ium fish 33 Thing through Panama 34 Backspace through 35 Drains, as of en­ergy 36 How bar beer may be served 38 Type of boy 39 Per­son of in­ter­est? 40 Fe­male chap­er­one 43 Den­tal sub­sti­tute 44 Noted ac­tress Sophia 46 Burger unit 48 Old gold coin of Europe 51 Like some ele­phants 53 In­struc­tion to go away 54 New Zealand na­tive 55 “An En­emy of the Peo­ple” play­wright 56 Sup­port for an in­jured arm 57 Horses with brown­ish coats 58 Isn’t in­fal­li­ble 60 Brit’s el­e­va­tor 63 Like the North Pole work crew 64 Apart­ment provider 65 De­bases or di­lutes 66 The Oak ___ Boys 67 Sound en­gi­neer’s knob 69 Ma­li­ciously sar­cas­tic 70 Mus­lim mag­is­trates 72 Runs at a red light 75 Sticky pine ooz­ing 76 “___ you a good boy” 79 Eye with lust 80 Like “The Flint­stones” 81 Gro­cery store sta­ples 83 ___ spell (re­lax) 84 Pizza sauce herb 85 Guard on the deck 86 Some blue hues 87 African coun­try in­de­pen­dent from Bri­tain since 1960 88 Some col­lege ex­ams 91 Fal­cons’ claws 94 From the be­gin­ning 96 Im­plied 97 Not too trust­ing 98 Part of the brain 99 Sand­cas­tle crusher 100 Dudes or buds 104 Words be­fore “step fur­ther” 106 ___-Star Game 107 Doc for a pooch 108 Smok­ing al­ter­na­tive? 109 ___ out an ex­is­tence (barely ex­ist) 110 “Mon­key ___, mon­key do”

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