NORTH OF 49 CROSSWORD

The Hamilton Spectator - - FUN & GAMES - by Kath­leen Hamil­ton

ACROSS

1 That woman’s 5 Park­ing ___ 9 Wham! 12 In what place 17 Worse than bad 18 Take a trip around 19 Horse-and-buggy ___ 20 Bob or Doug McKenzie (“Great White North”) 21 Its shores were col­o­nized by an­cient Greeks 24 Whales seen off Vic­to­ria, B.C. 25 Do a jour­nal­ist’s job 26 Pickle herb 27 Mall event 28 “Out of the fry­ing ___, into the fire” 29 Tele­scope part 30 Maker’s tag 33 Got in the crosshairs 36 Ripped 37 In­scrutable Lisa 38 It held many pairs 41 Leave a mark 42 Top tunes 43 Ab­stains from eat­ing 44 Cof­fee al­ter­na­tive 45 G ma­jor, e.g. 46 Scav­eng­ing ro­dents 47 “Oh, Danny boy, the ___ ...” 48 Kind of cheese 49 Cana­dian cir­cus: Cirque du ___ 51 Plum­met 52 Glass (Fr.) 53 Long B.C. river 57 Light­headed 60 Weaponry 61 Lives 64 Now-de­funct bills 65 Closes 67 Long nar­row val­ley (Scot.) 68 Vote of sup­port 70 Bruce Penin­sula’s prov. 71 Pho­tog­ra­pher’s light 72 Que­bec city, Ot­tawa neigh­bour 73 Time pe­riod 74 Ow­ing 75 Not pre­re­corded 76 At­tila’s peo­ple 77 Tri­an­gu­lar traf­fic sign 78 Sound the same 80 Lies in the sun 81 Driv­ing hazard 82 Guar­an­tee of good faith 84 Stop 85 Puts a match to 88 Fig­ure skat­ing venue 90 Cana­dian event of 1867 93 Spear 94 Which­ever 95 Scan­di­na­vian rugs 96 Elite U.K. school 97 Change 98 Small veg­etable 99 Scent ho­mo­phone 100 Peo­ple of the boreal for­est

DOWN

1 Skirt’s edge 2 For­ever and ___ 3 Get a lift 4 Bed­room shoe 5 Back of a ship 6 For­ti­fied wine 7 “___ home and na­tive land” 8 Stock ex­change fig­ures 9 Strips 10 Lan­guage exam 11 Pale 12 What per­son? 13 Ara­bian or Mor­gan 14 El­e­va­tor al­ter­na­tive 15 Gen­uine 16 Ir­ish Gaelic 22 One with dry, warty skin 23 Base­ball team 29 Auc­tion batches 30 Fail to win 31 Sugar bowl marchers 32 Stock­ing (Fr.) 33 Ques­tion 34 Freezes 35 BLT sauce 36 Earl or vis­count 37 Town of SW Sask.: ___ Creek 39 Back 40 Wil­liam’s wife 42 Greet heartily 43 Puts gas in the tank 46 Lean (on) 47 They have dates 48 Un­der­stands 50 Tops 51 U.K. ac­tor (“The King’s Speech”) 52 Blood ves­sel 54 Is­sue to cham­pion 55 Oil sources 56 Skater’s jump 57 As ___ as gold 58 Peo­ple of She­shat­shiu 59 Laun­dry ne­ces­sity 62 Use a key­board 63 Shut tightly 65 Slen­der 66 Own 67 Ri­fles 69 Plus 71 Catch a flight 72 They may carry 67D 73 Spot­ted 76 50% 77 Lo­tus po­si­tion dis­ci­pline 79 There­fore 80 Inuk singer Ta­gaq 81 El­dest 82 Big cel­e­bra­tion 83 Shrunken sea of Cen­tral Asia 84 Sharpen 85 Tilt 86 Que­bec town with western fes­ti­val: St. ___ 87 In a few min­utes 89 Ir­ish air­line: ___ Lin­gus 90 Up­per limit 91 Colour 92 Wind dir.

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