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CRYP­TIC CLUES

ACROSS

01 Bury loose cash at a road

junc­tion (11) 09 Could be alien to high spir­its (7) 10 A piece of over-sen­ti­men­tal

po­etry (5) 11 It may hold the gar­den spray (4) 12 A match­less woman? (8) 14 The club for swing­ing types (6) 16 Solely de­pend on me (6) 18 All the money that may be made

with ap­ples per­haps (8) 19 Nuts - crack al­monds to start

with (4) 22 Mean­ing­less math­e­mat­i­cal sign?

(5) 23 Not the whole of the story (7) 24 Quite sat­is­fied with what spring

holds? (4,7)

DOWN

02 Ap­proaches a saner dis­tri­bu­tion

(5) 03 It’s wrong to be in an up­ris­ing (4) 04 Cover ar­ti­cle in du­pli­cate (6) 05 Rises in price saved can make a

move (8) 06 Throt­tle great to ad­just (7) 07 Don’t let the oth­ers in­herit - I’ll

see to it (5,2,2,2) 08 They’re used by late en­trants

(6,5) 13 Drink­ing song go­ing around the

States (8) 15 Up­set and an­gered per­haps (7) 17 The an­swer to this lies in the

re­tort (6) 20 A cup­ful of fruit (5) 21 Widely grown but it’s not used

(4)

QUICK CLUES

ACROSS

01 Un­re­al­is­tic hopes of pros­per­ity

(3,2,3,3) 09 Sale by bid­ding (7) 10 Gen­er­ally ac­cepted prin­ci­ple (5) 11 Straight­for­ward (4) 12 Fel­low-mem­bers of reli­gious or­der

(8) 14 Short dash con­nect­ing words (6) 16 Good rep­u­ta­tion (6) 18 Saun­tered (8) 19 Stylish (4) 22 Ex­ces­sively fat (5) 23 Un­law­ful (7) 24 In high spir­its (4,2,5)

DOWN

02 An­cient peo­ple of Peru (5) 03 Long-legged wad­ing bird (4) 04 Pe­riod of hold­ing (6) 05 And sim­i­lar things (2,6) 06 One’s rel­a­tives (7) 07 To bun­gle (4,1,4,2) 08 Briefly ex­pressed (2,1,8) 13 In con­fused haste (4-4) 15 Up­start (7) 17 Rais­ing of a siege (6) 20 Key­board mu­si­cal in­stru­ment (5) 21 Help­ful pointer (4)

PUZ­ZLE 14197

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