CROSS­WORD

The Charlotte Observer (Sunday) - - Pastimes -

“AL­PHA­BET­I­CAL OR­DER” ByMARK Mc­CLAIN

ACROSS

1 “Col­lege Foot­ball Live” chan­nel 6 Ap­ple-or­der link 9 Turner’s de­vice 14 Start-the-day ABC talk show, fa­mil­iarly 17 Govt. red tape re­duc­tion 18 Parched 20 Burger add-on 21 Smooth, in a way 22 First-aid kit brand 24 Rep­ri­manded 26 More achy 27 Ha­rassed im­per­ti­nently 29 “Bolero” com­poser 30 Palais res­i­dent 32 Piece of land 34 An­tipoverty agcy. 35 “__ was I?” 36 Liz Tay­lor’s hus­band be­fore Richard Burton 39 One whose mouth shouldn’t be ex­am­ined? 43 “__ there, done that!” 44 Blowhard 46 NYC area above Hous­ton Street 47 Nick­name usu­ally re­lated to hair color 50 Drew __, Pa­tri­ots’ quar­ter­back be­fore Brady 52 Up­scale re­tailer 56 Dis­loyal crimes 62 One of three plan­e­tary­mo­tion prin­ci­ples 64 Menlo Park ini­tials 65 Opera out­burst 66 Green-lights 67 __ Sketch 68 Ward (off) 70 Raised a ruckus, say 74 Song of wor­ship 75 In­dulge 76 U.N. work­ers’ agcy. 77 Slow, on scores 79 Humdinger 80 Source of zest 84 What a tex­ter usu­ally ex­pects 86 N.C. neigh­bor 87 “Sacré bleu!” kin 89 Ex­tra NHL pe­ri­ods 90 To the __: max­i­mally 91 Hi­malayan na­tive 95 Small cells 99 Donut ... or the con­se­quence of eat­ing too many of them? 104 Car on craigslist 107 Jazz pi­anist Chick 108 Can cover 110 Shop 111 La. neigh­bor 112 One on a trail 113 Song ti­tle words be­fore “forMiles” 116 Con­nec­tion points 118 Ways to de­tect frac­tured trapez­i­ums 120 Re­stricted park­ing area, per­haps 124 Top-drawer 125 Nemo’s cre­ator 126 Falco of “The So­pra­nos” 127 Words of dom­i­na­tion 128 Waze ways: abbr. 129 Dot in the ocean 130 Pam­per­ing place 131 Components of fences

DOWN

1 Author LeShan 2 Bama’s conf. 3 Act the chair 4 Mount from which Moses saw the Promised Land 5 Lorre’s “Casablanca” role 6 Two-time Bri­tish Open champ Har­ring­ton 7 Keogh plan rel. 8 Piz­zas slices, com­monly 9 Age of Rea­son philoso­pher 10 Not dig­i­tal 11 Shower wall item 12 Hang onto 13 OKC-to-Tulsa dir. 14 Mup­pet prone to es­chew­ing con­trac­tions 15 Lawn ma­chines 16 Shak­ers founder 19 Not a good mark 21 Sun Val­ley state 23 Soft toy brand 25 BBC time trav­eler 28 Reef ma­te­rial 30 Hoops stat. 31 Trib­ute in verse 33 Break­away na­tion: abbr. 37 Cru­ci­fix let­ters 38 Pulls back 40 Brit. po­lice rank 41 Trick 42 “... I __ wed” 45 “Wall Street” an­tag­o­nist 48 Ste­fan of ten­nis 49 __ Spiegel: Ger­man mag­a­zine 51 Ar­naz-Ball stu­dio 52 By­gone boomers 53 Li’l Ab­ner drawer 54 Poet Gi­bran 55 Like Eng­land’s “the Fens” 56 “Turn on the AC!” 57 Mother __ 58 Low naval rank 59 Fruity spread 60 Egg cells 61 Able or full fol­lower 63 Think tank out­put 66 Tokyo-born Yoko 69 World Cup ski­ing champ Lind­sey 71 Perry of fash­ion 72 Due times tre 73 Bus. let­ter insert 78 Ref’s call 81 Send forth 82 __ sci 83 __’acte 84 Q&A part, briefly 85 Morales of “Jeri­cho” 88 Is­raeli prime min­is­ters Barak and Olmert 90 Ticker 92 Works on a lawn 93 Calif. sum­mer hrs. 94 “Anne of Green Gables” set­ting 96 Pan­tomimes 97 Pub pint, per­haps 98 __ sym­bol 99 Pair in “awaken” 100 “Lit­tle grey cells” de­tec­tive 101 Act­ing father and son 102 Piece maker? 103 Funny Boosler 105 Buck back? 106 Harry Pot­ter’s owl 109 Map within amap 113 More than an­noys 114 Poet Sand­burg 115 Hur­ri­cane fea­ture 117 Cor­nell founder Cor­nell 119 Driv­ing age in old Rome? 121 Gloss tar­get 122 Div. with Braves 123 Some RPI grads

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from USA

© PressReader. All rights reserved.