THE ORIG­I­NAL SOUTH AFRICAN CRYP­TIC CROSSWORD

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9 It fi­nally went vrot and ran (7) 10 Ar­ti­cle has di­rec­tions to poles

on is­land (7)

11 Clean name among staff (7) 12 This is of­ten un­filled by the way, like the pool un­for­tu­nately (7)

13 Bad enamel is frac­tured but

can be fixed (9)

15 Look­ing closely at ex­am­ple

about un­known home (5) 16 Tore back, fol­low­ing very

pop­u­lar cul­ti­va­tor (7) 19 Plan­ner of­fers small ap­plause

about fi­nal di­a­gram (7)

20 I ab­hor end­less frus­trat­ing

threat (5)

21 Where you dance with a Pole;

take off suit (5,4)

25 Sec­ond of­fi­cer re­turns sin­gle

to small town (7)

26 Lie back on scat­tered coal,

be­cause of dou­ble vi­sion? (7) 28 Spe­cial treat in salt? No-o-o!

(7)

29 Nutri­tion­ists put Nik­naks

in­side space­ship (7) Down

1 Bliss when you beat In­dia sides

(6)

2 Alien smell, in other words,

around sib­ling (6)

3 Go crazy, erupt­ing (4)

4 Braved re­ac­tion to part of

speech (6)

5 Mistreated lep­ers lacked en­ergy, sat around at first, mak­ing stick­ers (8)

6 Pick up the braai meat to be cut

(3,3,4)

7 Plea­sure first male aca­demic

one’s ini­tially met (8)

8 Doc­tor who re­fined autism

when de­clared killer (8) 14 Ac­com­plished baker cre­ated

black Turk­ish De­light (5,5) 16 Out­spo­ken rage about

am­bas­sador and I (8)

17 Let us sup­port A (or B, C ...)

with lit­tle mes­sages (8) 18 Mas­ter comes up with fish and

frikkadels (8)

22 Rude to go off about pub­lic

trans­port (6)

23 Li­lac un­ac­knowl­edged, hid­den

in space (6)

24 Noth­ing bleak work­ing to

bor­row and lend (6)

27 It’s a sick­ness to vote for

change (4)

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