Quiz­word & Cross­word

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Two sets of clues, two dif­fer­ent an­swers – all on the same grid. Choose one or the other.

QUIZ­WORD ACROSS

1 and 9 1908 novel by Henry De Vere Stacpoole (3,4,6) 7 An­gelina —, Best Sup­port­ing Ac­tress win­ner for Girl, In­ter­rupted (5) 8 Erik —, WBC Su­per Ban­tamweight cham­pion from 1997-2000 (7)

9 See 1 Across 11 and 22 Ac­tor who played Jerry Lang­ford in 1982 film drama The King of Com­edy (5,5) 13 Fam­ily of stringed in­stru­ments that pre­ceded the vi­o­lin fam­ily (4) 14 An­nette —, ac­tress who played Mar­garet Mel­drew in One Foot in the Grave (7) 15 Bal­let step in which a dancer springs from one leg and lands on the other (4) 16 City in Fri­uliVenezia Giulia, NE Italy, dam­aged by an earth­quake in 1976 (5) 17 and 23 1938 novel by C S Forester (6,7) 21 Max —, Eng­land and Manch­ester City de­fender; 1920 Olympic men’s dou­bles ten­nis gold medal­list with Noel Turn­bull (7)

22 See 11 Across 23 See 17 Across

DOWN

2 Arc­tic mam­mal also called a blad­der­nose seal (6,4) 3 Elder daugh­ter of Prince An­drew, Duke of York (8)

4 — Cup, women’s badminton world team cham­pi­onship (4) 5 See 6 Down 6 and 5 Com­poser who shared a Best Mu­sic, Orig­i­nal Dra­matic Score Os­car with Carmine Cop­pola for The God­fa­ther, Part II (4,4) 9 Car­ib­bean dance in which par­tic­i­pants pass un­der a bar while lean­ing back­wards (5) 10 Myth­i­cal beast with the up­per body of a man and the lower body of an ass (10)

12 See 19 Down 13 Fer­nando —, 2016 BRD Nas­tase Tiriac Tro­phy sin­gles ten­nis tour­na­ment win­ner (8) 18 Pri­mor­dial mat­ter of the uni­verse, ac­cord­ing to the Big Bang the­ory (4)

19 and 12 Os­carnom­i­nated song­writer who starred in, co-wrote and co-di­rected 1982 com­edy Hu­man High­way (4,5) 20 Hideki —, prime min­is­ter of Ja­pan from 1941-44 (4)

CROSS­WORD ACROSS

1 Aid worn by a non-swim­mer (7) 7 Wild (5) 8 Clap, show ap­proval (7) 9 Car­a­van used in trav­el­ling (6) 11 Meet and pass (5) 13 Droops (4) 14 Mus­lim woman’s veil (7) 15 Num­bered cube (4) 16 Na­tion’s war­ships (5) 17 Gun­man fir­ing from cover (6) 21 Laughs ner­vously (7) 22 Un­tidy (5) 23 Mimic (7)

DOWN

2 Act of mak­ing amends (10) 3 Di­rect hit! (5-3) 4 Part of speech (4) 5 Nought (4) 6 Den (4) 9 Hand digit (5) 10 Pledge of mar­riage (10) 12 Academy Award (5) 13 Win­dow in a roof or ceil­ing (8) 18 Ar­ti­cle (4) 19 Di­rec­tion (4) 20 Solidly in place, sta­ble (4)

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