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The Star Early Edition - - TONIGHT PUZZLES -

ACROSS 4 Line on a map con­nect­ing points of equal un­der­wa­ter depth (7) 8 and 22 Male star of the 2004 film The But­ter­fly Ef­fect (6,7) 9 Syn­thetic el­e­ment pro­duced by bom­bard­ing plu­to­nium with neon ions whose sym­bol is Du (7) 10 and 12 Strip of Ger­man ter­ri­tory awarded to Poland by the Treaty of Ver­sailles in 1919 (6,8) 11 The … mon­key, Ma­caca mu­latta, is used ex­ten­sively in med­i­cal re­search (6) 12 See 10 18 Plant such as Sal­sola kali of beaches and marshes (8) 20 Gerd, West Ger­many foot­baller who won the 1970 FIFA World Cup Golden Boot (6) 21 The front open end of the bar­rel of a firearm (6) 22 See 8 23 Rudy, singer-ac­tor whose film roles in­cluded Jasper B. Big­g­ley in How to Suc­ceed in Business With­out Re­ally Try­ing (6) 24 In foot­ball, the method of restart­ing the game after the ball has crossed ei­ther of the two touch­lines (5-2)

DOWN 1 Sea­port in E Mex­ico on the Panuco River (7) 2 1953 play by Jean Anouilh (3,4) 3 The art of grow­ing dwarfed or­na­men­tal va­ri­eties of trees and shrubs in pots (6) 5 Ro­dent such as the red …, Sci­u­rus vul­garis (8) 6 Luis, Span­ish sur­re­al­ist film di­rec­tor whose works in­clude Virid­i­ana (6) 7 Sec­ond sign of the zo­diac (6) 13 Ben­jamin, Bri­tish Prime Min­is­ter 1874-80 (8) 14 Hon­est old Coun­sel­lor loyal to Pros­pero in Shake­speare’s play The Tem­pest (7) 15 English Clas­sic horse race first run in 1776 (2,5) 16 Port in Min­nesota on St. Louis Bay at the west end of Lake Su­pe­rior (6) 17 Character in Greek mythol­ogy who, with Me­gaera and Tisi­phone, com­prised the three Erinyes (6) 19 Harry S, 33rd Pres­i­dent of the US (6)

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