Cryp­tic Cross­word

Australian Women’s Weekly NZ - - PUZZLES -

ACROSS

3. Gee, that innkeeper has a phan­tom res­i­dent (5) 8. Re­mem­bered to carry a hot one safely within (5) 9. A hooded bird? (5) 10. I move a leg around in a nim­ble way (5) 11. Con­fer it on Cary for act­ing? (5) 12. In­tense in a pleas­ingly at­trac­tive way (5) 13. Not mov­ing from those finer things (5) 16. Op­posed to see­ing it as a stanza (6) 18. A way of look­ing at the T in space (6) 20. French friend of the fam­ily (3) 21. Two sailors put a de­posit on some teeth (6) 24. A tasty item pro­duced by lit­tle Sally and 20. Across (6) 27. I need her with us as he shows us to our seats (5) 29. The lim­its of be­ing a bit am­bi­tious (5) 30. A male de­mands the right to pos­sess a king­dom (5) 31. The hero joins 500 Ro­mans and that’s a lot of peo­ple (5) 32. One would do bet­ter to solve it (5) 33. In the South it’s grown de­spite de­ri­sion be­ing shown (5) 34. The right time to go back and send the money (5)

DOWN

1. Said to be loud-mouthed and rank in the army (8,5) 2. Scrape it off like some sort of a beard (6) 3. You can have this one for noth­ing (6) 4. Love car­ry­ing grapes and look­ing sheep­ish (5) 5. When most threats turn out to be en­joy­able (6) 6. To be blunt or to use its blunt be­gin­ning (6) 7. First go in to the main tent for your amuse­ment (13) 14. Ap­proaches from the north to meet the lis­ten­ers (5) 15. Lift it up with a lot of praise (5) 17. Sob on leav­ing 22. Down when find­ing de­cay (3) 19. That’s some ap­palling friend you have (3) 22. Men of iron have to wear the right boots (6) 23. Puts on our hat and then does the writ­ing (6) 25. Will take one in for a right sort of re­pose (6) 26. Takes a strong woman to en­ter this river (6) 28. With just one arm he en­ters the re­stricted women’s quar­ters (5)

So­lu­tion in next month’s is­sue.

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