Uni­ver­sal Cross­word

The Compass - - Puzzles - HENRY IS A PUN GUY By Ti­mothy E. Parker ACROSS DOWN

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14 Mirror’s out­put 19 Imi­ta­tor

20 Stead­fast in al­le­giance 21 Change the decor en­tirely 22 Type of mush­room 23 Bowl­ing ball’s path

24 Any grassy plain of South­west

25 “True ___” (John Wayne clas­sic)

26 South African Dutch 27 He changed a “Romeo and Juliet” line to ...

31 Cause to stum­ble 32 Ri­tu­ally em­bel­lish gold

33 Some tall out­back

34 Kids con­nect them 35 Silent greet­ing

36 Kilmer wrote only God can make one

37 Caus­tic chem­i­cal

40 An­cient Mex­i­can

43 Take more than a nib­ble 44 Change di­rec­tion sud­denly

45 Course re­quire­ment? 46 At­tor­ney’s pro­fes­sion 47 Shot provider

52 Per­jure one­self

53 Seeped

54 Post-ex­er­cise some­times

55 Sta­dium or church mu­sic-maker

56 “What ___ the odds?” 57 Bird hunt­ing at night Star­tled in­hale

At full gal­lop Ver­bal tap on the shoul­der the with crea­tures drain-clear­ing symp­tom, 58 Dash­ing style

59 Spouses of mas

60 He is so ac­claimed, em­cees give him a ...

69 “___ So Shy” (Pointer Sis­ters hit)

70 Top-rated

71 Suf­fix for some num­bers

72 Ex­pected to come in 73 Com­plete and to­tal 76 Shake­speare, the Bard of ___

77 St. ___ Girl (beer brand) 80 Con­sumed

81 Some­thing hang­ing near a dec­o­rated 36-Across

85 “___ give you the shirt off his back!”

86 Re­mained prone

87 Like a used bar­be­cue pit 88 Like the sky

89 Bad smells

91 Bank con­ve­nience, short

92 Low-voiced lady 93 Re­duced-price event 94 Unadul­ter­ated

96 ___ gin fizz

97 Broad­casts

98 Type of cold pie

101 He likes the hit “25 or 6 to 4” on the al­bum ...

108 Cre­ator of fa­mous fa­bles 109 Lit­tle touches, as of paint 110 Bring to mind

111 “___ just have to do” 112 What’s the liv­ing end? 113 “Thanks ___ !”

114 Harder to col­lect

115 Be­came use­less, as a bat­tery

116 Twists about

117 Pre­fix with phys­i­cal 118 Dog-pow­ered ve­hi­cles 119 Con­cludes or­di­nal for 1 Big fancy blowout 2 Al­ready sep­a­rated 3 Span­ish mis­ter

4 Lead, as a meet­ing 5 Ex­cept or al­most

6 Some coral crea­tures 7 Nurse­maid of In­dia

8 Aid for the hob­bled 9 Stretched out

10 Sock pat­tern

11 Vil­lain­ous bib­li­cal king 12 Per­fect copy?

13 Baby talk

14 Per­meate or im­preg­nate 15 Planet satel­lites 16 Geom­e­try find­ing

17 Type of cell or war­fare 18 “All ___ be­ing equal ...” 28 Dis­tinc­tive his­toric pe­riod

29 It has a very wet mouth 30 Stuff on a board used for fil­ing

35 Far’s part­ner

36 Type of syn­the­sized mu­sic

37 Far from short 38 Ex­er­cises with bend­ing

39 Utopia of Gen­e­sis 40 Mus­lim’s de­ity 41 Demo­cratic Repub­lic the Congo’s former name 42 Twixt’s rel­a­tive 43 Dick­ens pen name

44 ___ of Christ (one ti­tle for the pope)

45 It’s 90 feet from home 48 An­i­mal cries of dis­tress 49 Type of pony or shirt 50 Ice cream treat pop­u­lar in the 1950s

51 Ur­ban house pest 57 Some court hear­ings 58 Phoenix-to-St. Louis dir. of a di­a­monds lot of of 59 pot

61 Cologne’s Cologne

62 South­west­ern Amer­i­can (var.)

63 Fool­ish or scat­ter­brained 64 Stopovers for the road­weary

65 Place lunch

66 Potato state

67 Far from in­ner 68 Re­quire­ments

73 Ri­val of USC

74 Not this

75 Neaten hedges

76 Cap­i­tal of the

77 Trend seek­ers

78 Missed ___ (ru­ined one’s stage en­trance)

79 Lit­tle in­stru­ment of Hawaii

82 Ea­gle’s grasper

83 Lifts over ski slopes Con­trib­ute, as to a poker to wa­ter­way, grab a in Na­tive quick Nether­lands 84 Rus­sian nov­el­ist Maxim 90 The killing of a be­ing of di­vine na­ture

92 He­brew al­pha­bet

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96 pig

97 Monks’ head

99 First canon­i­cal hour 100 Looked at bods on beach

101 Very small amounts 102 Part of a bread loaf 103 Gen­e­sis twin

104 Cer­tain Ivy school

105 Shaped like a race­track 106 Scream heard on a golf course

107 Cut­lass maker no more open­ers

Nap in Spain

Ate like a chicken Wed­ding helpers

One spell­ing for a young a League

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