Uni­ver­sal Cross­word

The Compass - - Puzzles - GET­TING ONE’S ILL By Ti­mothy E. Parker ACROSS DOWN

1 Make a trade

5 Is a horse whis­perer 10 En­snare

14 PC op­er­at­ing the 1980s

19 State that has the Foot­ball Hall of Fame

20 It pro­vides a licorice fla­vor­ing

21 Lariat ma­te­rial 22 Sus­pect’s cover story 23 Den­tists’ chairs or places with pumps

26 What some sports com­men­ta­tors of­fer

27 Places with many mag­a­zines

28 Not yet hard­ened, as ce­ment

29 Type of club in school 30 Small gui­tar, briefly 31 Sed­i­men­tary rock lay­ers 33 Ut­ter

34 Pool hall sta­ple

39 Group that fol­lows team

42 Bril­liant achieve­ment 43 Com­pletely change the style of

44 Priest of a Celtic re­li­gious or­der

47 Hard-rock link

48 Bony fish like a her­ring 49 Forecast in­volv­ing wet­ness

51 Acre’s in­hab­i­tants

53 365 bil­lion days,

54 Some bed linen units 59 Sto­ries that are un­likely to be true

60 Kind of storm

62 Noisy owls sys­tem of Pro mil­i­tary a as­tro­nom­i­cally 64 “... slithy toves did ___ and gim­ble ...” (“Jab­ber­wocky” line)

65 The sig­nif­i­cance on a cake

66 Work in tan­dem, as or­gan­isms

67 ___-Mart Stores, Inc. 69 They pro­tect baby clothes 72 Lead rein­deer

75 Early set­tlers

80 Bring to­gether

82 Pe­riod of friv­o­lous news sto­ries

84 It may of­fer a wel­come 85 A guy push­ing stuff ? 87 Oat­meal ab­nor­mal­ity 88 Wrap of old Rome 89 Blow up, as a (Abbr.)

90 Pre­pares flour, in a way 92 Ob­ject of many sports 94 A life es­sen­tial

95 Ranked in a tour­na­ment 97 Lady of great wealth 101 “My coun­try, ___ of thee ...”

102 Mint-fam­ily mem­bers 103 Like 99 but not 100 104 Sweeney the bizarre bar­ber

106 Law­giver of Athens 107 Loni or Harry of TV 112 Bat­tery part

114 English king whose name is dif­fi­cult to rhyme

117 Re­gatta racer

118 Like many cars for sale 119 Bar­bar­ian of film

120 Ac­tress Sorvino

121 Male and fe­male

122 “A ___ for­mal­ity”

123 “Ig­nore the dele”

124 Small part of a long process of can­dles photo no­ta­tions 1 Couch

2 Sound from a fan 3 Doesn’t feel very well 4 Skier’s tool

5 Godzilla cre­ator

6 One who is se­ri­ous about cast­ing?

7 Fu­ture Mrs.

8 Suf­fix for world hold­ers

9 It has a wet bot­tom 10 Three­fold

11 Perched

12 Sleep disrupter

13 Any both­er­some in­sect 14 ___ ‘n’ cheese 15 Com­pany’s catch­phrase 16 Drag one’s feet

17 One type of wood­wind 18 King’s hon­orific

24 Igloo dweller

25 Word with jet or charger 31 Dic­ta­tion ex­pert 32 Smidgen

33 Egypt’s An­war

34 Un­der at­tack

35 Myth­i­cal blood gods

36 Ex­ten­sive grassy plain 37 Lit­tle fel­low

38 Tool for a car­pen­ter den­tist

39 Type of Christ­mas tree 40 Bas­ket wil­low

41 En ___ (as a group) 45 About to fall off the vine 46 Cold War coun­try, for short

49 Kitchen potato tool 50 “Mode” lead-in 52 Crea­ture with

54 ___ some)

55 “___ Stop the Rain” (1970 hit) out (eat record of great and the or vi­sion then 56 Lath­ery

57 Lakes of Scot­land 58 Hairy tele­vi­sion cousin 61 Kinder­gart­ner’s stick ‘em 63 Emu­late a 52-Down 66 Brig. gen.’s un­der­ling 68 Lan­ders giv­ing ad­vice 69 Some city trans­ports 70 In­cred­i­bly stupid or silly 71 Love let­ter

73 In the mil­i­tary, they’re just plane folks (Abbr.)

74 By ___ of (us­ing ef­fort) 75 Sao fin­isher

76 Or­gan at­tach­ment 77 What hams do on stage 78 Is ob­vi­ously very an­gry 79 At­trac­tions for movie­go­ers

81 Let­ters with curves 83 Is­land of New York 86 Pre­fix for night 88 Ma­te­rial for a com­mer­cial roof, some­times

91 Point guard vis-a-vis cen­ter 92 Crepes for a Rus­sian 93 Lack­ing none

94 Free­way, com­pared to an al­ley

96 Be a time-waster 98 Tris­tan’s beloved 99 Di­eter’s choice

100 En­hancer’s ac­ces­sories 102 City in Idaho

104 One­time Soviet agency

105 Start­ing word of “The Raven”

106 Like a com­pleted triathlon leg

107 Top-shelf

108 They may butt heads 109 State of the ag­i­tated 110 The an­i­mated Shrek one

111 Tide va­ri­ety

113 Loop trains

115 They help peo­ple beat the heat (Abbr.)

116 Bon ___ (wit­ti­cism) news is

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