Univer­sal Cross­word

The Compass - - Puzzles - By Ti­mothy E. Parker

ACROSS

1 Its cups sup­port 4 A bunch of gentle­men (Abbr.) 10 Wet ordeal for a pooch 14 Deli lunch or­der, some­times 17 Air­craft-re­lated pre­fix 19 It al­lows pas­sage in a Tshirt 21 Turkish gen­eral 22 It’s well-cir­cu­lated 23 Beef patty holder 25 Thing for a rabbi to wear 27 Pro­vide sup­port 28 Lowly sub­jects 30 Thanks­giv­ing pie va­ri­ety 31 Old com­mu­ni­ca­tions code 32 Needed a tourni­quet 33 Shed tool 35 An­te­lope va­ri­ety 36 One of the Cal­i­for­nia San­tas 37 Like heirs of the Beat­i­tudes 38 Things ath­letes oc­ca­sion­ally pull 40 113-Across, in the cham­pagne world 41 Group of like an­i­mals 42 Peru­vian beast of bur­den 44 U.K.’s mil­i­tary fly­ers 45 Move a pic­ture from this wall to that wall 47 Al­li­ga­tor-like rep­tile 48 “Even­tu­ally ...” 52 Aussie source of low-fat meat 53 Long, ta­per­ing flag 54 “Yada-yada-yada” rel­a­tive 55 First name in leg­endary pup­peteers 58 Unan­tic­i­pated or with­out warn­ing 59 Sub­stance mea­sured in oc­tane 60 An­guish 61 Last word of a three-word place in Wis­con­sin 62 Jeweler’s mag­ni­fy­ing glasses 64 It has the power to turn lit­mus blue 67 It passes through 19-Across 68 Mine de­posit 69 8-8, e.g. 70 One’s pro­fes­sional call­ing 72 A New York Is­land 74 Miss­ing ___ bureau 76 Cer­tain no­ble­man’s do­main 77 Be a good schusser 78 Levee up 79 Holds off, as a mos­quito 80 Cause to be grounded, as a tree 83 One thing to stuff in a boot 84 “He’s ___ nowhere man” (Bea­tles lyric) 85 Eat with Mr. Fancy Pants, say 86 Non­fic­tional Ryan or fic­tional March 88 Pop­u­lar morn­ing combo 92 She’s a real deer 93 Doc­tors’ org. 94 “___ we all?” 95 “Gosh, Beaver” 96 Staffs, in a non-PC man­ner 97 Fatty nut for ice cream 99 Hav­ing a se­ries of grooves or bands 101 Mark up, as a mu­si­cal score 104 Rope to fas­ten a sail 105 It holds a fill­ing 107 Civil War naval bat­tle 109 Slith­er­ing fish 110 Ob­sessed by 111 Ro­tated around, as a planet

112 Dele’s re­ver­sal 113 All tow­eled off 114 Kiln for hops 115 Things in copiers 116 Predawn’s cen­ter?

DOWN

1 Na­tion with many, many cays 2 One­time Safer co­worker 3 Weapons buildup 4 Small shop­ping place 5 Unit of en­ergy 6 Took in a scent 7 Shrill, ear-pierc­ing cry 8 Im­me­di­ately clothed af­ter a shower, of­ten 9 Slow-mov­ing, slimy crea­ture 10 Mary­land’s Ch­e­sa­peake 11 Some re­li­gious meals shared in love and fel­low­ship 12 “No ___ traf­fic” 13 Flag sym­bols no more 14 Al­ba­nia’s Penin­sula 15 Ap­prov­ing, Face­book­style 16 What all the cool kids start 18 Some wraps in Ja­pan 20 In­dia-to-South Korea dir. 24 Find a func­tion for 26 Elates or mo­ti­vates 29 Medicine man 32 Ob­sta­cle in frigid wa­ters 34 Coun­try whose flag fea­tures a dag­ger 37 Course list 38 Quick, sim­ple sand­wich 39 Con­sist­ing of three parts 41 Non-U.S. city near Ni­a­gara Falls 42 Does more than yard­work 43 One of many in a script 46 “Who, that lady?” 47 Let go for­mally, as land 49 One born in Des Moines 50 Roger who played James Bond 51 One side in a war 53 Wee pooch 54 Ice cream thick­en­ing agent 55 Place to 77-Across 56 Eunuch’s re­spon­si­bil­ity 57 Astrin­gent and bit­ter 58 Seeks a court award 63 Sounded like a pig 65 It can mag­nify things 66 Im­por­tant or vi­tal 71 Ge­om­e­try an­swer, of­ten 73 Fuel for a fur­nace 75 Devil­ish 76 The Edgar who handed Char­lie life? 77 Trans­mit 79 A step be­yond anger 80 If you see these, get out of the wa­ter 81 Cause to grow very thin 82 Did more than just ask for 85 Small­ish kitchen off­shoot 87 Rap genre 88 Fas­tened, as a gate 89 More Soho-y 90 Noth­ing more than 91 Ex­pels from the body 92 Woman’s over-head se­curer? 96 Cer­tain Latin Amer­i­can dance 97 Great thing to break on a golf course 98 Cupid’s Greek cousin 100 Com­mon sand­wich filler 102 “I see your game!” 103 Sweet pas­try 104 Con­clu­sions 106 One fresh out of di­a­pers? 108 Above, po­et­i­cally

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