Su­per Cryp­tic

The Star Early Edition - - TONIGHT -

1 It’s merely one way to in­sin­u­ate (6) 4 Room to buy a drink here for the typ­ist? (5-3) 10 Death, sad case, found in the river (7) 11 Will emit dust, one gath­ered (4,3) 12 Old city par­tially de­stroyed (4) 13 De­gree of dis­tinct­ness one looks for in a dic­tio­nary (10) 16 It’s fea­si­ble with Jack left in to com­pete (6) 17 Dif­fi­cult po­si­tions in which to make prom­ises (7) 20 Stranded on guard, un­for­tu­nately (7) 21 Pos­si­bly a sol­dier on edge in N.Ire­land (6) 24 What you need if you can’t stand play­ing? (5-5) 25 Dis­pense drinks for the French (4) 27 The sort of jewellery you have to wear (7) 29 Give the girl wine and make her happy (7) 30 Ex­press train comes in un­tidy but clean (8) 31 Stewed eels, since eaten, ap­pear in the con­tracts (6) 1 Points to a case where a drug is needed (8) 2 Shrubs Ger­man cooks trans­planted (4,7) 3 The Ir­ish­man left an hour af­ter mid­night (4) 5 Con­trive to spill tea that’s sweet (8) 6 De­pen­dent on the troops (10) 7 Show dis­ap­proval of lit­er­ary work re­main­ing un­fin­ished (3) 8 Gives the sailor an as­sess­ment (6) 9 Fifty sheep placed in Sus­sex (5) 14 Med­dle­some run­ners? (11) 15 De­scrip­tion of Drac­ula checked at the hos­pi­tal? (5,5) 18 Ink and wa­ter dam­aged the cloth­ing (8) 19 Pro­fes­sor’s ti­tle shown in let­ter re­turned with new suit (8) 22 Is sug­ges­tive of phys­i­cal pun­ish­ment (6) 23 Piece of fur­ni­ture you wouldn’t want to have in the gar­den (5) 26 She gets a men­tion in the Ital­ian news­pa­pers (4) 28 A boy soon love­less (3)

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