CRYP­TIC CLUES

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ACROSS

1 Un­tidy heap of dis­carded cloth­ing

(6) 4 A man­u­fac­turer no longer (6) 9 A silent one pre­cedes our

shout­ing (7) 10 Let­tuce at back-street prices (5) 11 Archer may fire or speak with it

(5) 12 Small bou­quet from coun­try’s

leader or guru (7) 13 Ab­so­lutely no dis­po­si­tion to

suf­fer at all (4,7) 18 A toss-up of­fers faint prospect

(4,3) 20 Duck down in the bed­room (5) 22 Ex­press a view there’s noth­ing to

long for (5) 23 Prom­ises cer­tain to be kept by a

fool (7) 24 Num­bers in a row (6) 25 Book il­lus­tra­tions laid out on

the table (6)

DOWN

1 Fine qual­ity di­a­monds worn on shirt in New York (6) 2 A drop of whisky be­fore a stage

show (5) 3 The first half of this should be con­sid­ered (7) 5 Film stu­dios care about this award (5) 6 Mother hides a blem­ish with

make-up (7) 7 Man­aged to get some sleep in desert storm (6) 8 It jumps over the side and plays on the grass (7,4) 14 There’s fifty odd giants re­main­ing

(7) 15 It may serve to let us in per­haps

(7) 16 Dis­ap­prove of what mod­els do

af­ter work (6) 17 Credit is twice pro­vided in an

emer­gency (6) 19 Fin­ished on time and now open (5) 21 Ven­tured right in­side the earth (5)

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