Quiz­word & Crossword

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QUIZ­WORD CLUES

ACROSS

Wil­liam —, WBA Mid­dleweight cham­pion from 1996-97 (5) Car­los —, WBC Wel­ter­weight cham­pion from 10 8 7 1 1976-79 (8) Ian —, 1991 Euro­pean Event­ing Cham­pi­onships in­di­vid­ual gold medal­list (5) 1937 crime drama film star­ring Ed­ward G Robin­son and Bette Davis (3,7) 12 Si­mon —, English poet whose vol­umes in­clude Tyran­nosaurus Rex Ver­sus The Cor­duroy Kid (8) 14 Max —, World Heavy­weight box­ing cham­pion from 1934-35 (4) Flesh of a calf used 16 17 as food (4) Carol —, Best Ac­tress in a Sup­port­ing Role Os­car nom­i­nee for Thor­oughly Mod­ern Millie (8) 20 Best Ac­tress in a Sup­port­ing Role Os­car nom­i­nee for Al­most Fa­mous (4,6) 23 Is­land in the Pacific Ocean; the world’s small­est repub­lic (5) 24 Num­ber rep­re­sented by the letters XIX in Ro­man nu­mer­als (8) 25 See 15 Down

DOWN

1 Old Tes­ta­ment Is­raelite leader who suc­ceeded Moses (6) 2 See 21 Down 3 See 19 Down 4 See 9 Down 5 Euro­pean repub­lic whose cap­i­tal is Vil­nius (9) 6 Large New World vul­ture such as the An­dean — (6) 9 and 4 1939 novel by Christo­pher Mor­ley (5,5) 11 Ac­tress whose roles in­clude Skeeter Phe­lan in 2011 film drama The Help (4,5) 13 1991 Chan­nel 4 tele­vi­sion drama se­ries that starred Robert Lind­say and Michael Palin (1,1,1) 15 and 25 Across The —, 1973 non-fic­tion book by Joseph Wam­baugh filmed in 1979 (5,5) 16 Ship­ping fore­cast area west of North Ut­sire (6) 18 Verb form that func­tions as a noun (6) 19 and 3 1906 Jack Lon­don novel fea­tur­ing the char­ac­ter Grey Beaver (5,4) 21 and 2 The —, 1955 novel by Nor­man Mailer (4,4) 22 Conur­ba­tion in Viti Levu, Fiji hous­ing an in­ter­na­tional air­port (4)

CROSSWORD CLUES

ACROSS

1 Stop­pers (5) 7 Fool­proof (8) 8 As­sumed name (5) 10 Abo­rig­i­nal in­stru­ment (10) 12 Om­nipo­tent (8) 14 Wound mark (4) 16 Prophet (4) 17 As an ab­bre­vi­a­tion (3,5) 20 Noble (10) 23 Slack (5) 24 Grad­u­ally (3,2,3) 25 Card suit (5)

DOWN

1 Fluid part of blood (6) 2 Happy and pleased (4) 3 Loud ex­plo­sion (4) 4 Of­fice worker (5) 5 Mar­su­pial (9) 6 Eat greed­ily (6) 9 Scorch (5) 11 Done at once (9) 13 In ad­di­tion (3) 15 Ac­cus­tomed (5) 16 Di­lap­i­dated (6) 18 Vouch­ers (6) 19 Re­mains (5) 21 Cot (4) 22 Ham­mer, eg (4)

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