Uni­ver­sal Crossword

The Compass - - Puzzles - By Ti­mothy E. Parker

ACROSS

1 Anatom­i­cal bags or pouches

5 Pub­lic mover

8 “How ya’ doin’?”

11 Harp from the back­seat

14 Names

18 Or­ches­tra wood­wind

19 Oc­to­pus’s re­lease

20 Travel term

22 Beastly thing of sto­ries

23 Se­ri­ously de­tailed one

26 Happy and ap­pre­cia­tive

27 Dis­cern­ing

28 In ___ of amaze­ment (shocked)

29 It helps set­tle dis­putes

31 In ___ (toned)

32 Tubu­lar cover­ing

33 Ab­hor­rence

34 ___ de mer (sea­sick­ness)

36 Knock­out count

37 Cake maker’s mon­ey­maker

38 U-turn from against

41 Prayer wheel user

44 Nor­mandy event

46 Work the run­way

50 Like some seats and ten­nis shorts

52 Get-up-and-go

54 Be a ri­val

55 Be a siren

56 “I’m sorry, but ...” in texts

58 Earth, in sci-fi

60 Stuffed dol­lar bills?

61 Earthly rep­re­sen­ta­tion

62 Deli of­fer­ing

64 Hayes and New­ton

66 Class for num­bers peo­ple

70 Set the re­tail price

72 Pre­ten­tious

73 Hindu men­tor

77 Arm or leg

78 Cock­pit ar­ray

81 It’s Big in Cal­i­for­nia

82 Sounded, as a huge bell

83 High moun­tain

84 A pres­i­den­tial nick­name

85 Swiftly get in front

87 Pough­keep­sie col­lege

91 Sup­port­ive words for pros?

94 “Good­ness gra­cious!”

95 All the vol­umes as one

96 Places with docks

98 Fox sit­com with Charles Dut­ton

100 IRS form no.

102 Muz­zles

105 Sources of in­fant tummy prob­lems

108 Clearly not suit­able

113 Lofty perch

114 Godzilla cre­ator To­moyuki

115 Idolizes

116 Chan­cel cross

117 Part of a sleep study

120 Green Gables girl

121 Bishop’s ju­ris­dic­tion

122 Wind dir., some­times

123 Words with “ex­tra cost”

124 Pre-Easter egg han­dler

125 In­dian ad­dress 126Home with mud on the floor

127 “___ the land of the free ...”

128 Kind of sleeper or thinker

DOWN

1 Couches

2 Make em­bar­rassed

3 ___ del Sol

4 Ar­range, as a 29-Across

5 ___ one’s time 6 Pre­fix with brow

7 “To your health!”

8 Son­net°s end­ing

9 Like dirt roads 10 Feign

11 Some Greek let­ters

12 There but in­vis­i­ble

13 Be­gin­ning

14 GIs’ iden­ti­fiers

15 Hy­brid fruits

16 Kind of goose

17 Bul­rush

21 Mine rock

24 Dat­ing celebs, e.g.

25 “___ as di­rected”

30 It’s vol­canic in Si­cily

32 Croat or Pole

33 Week­end war­rior

35 Soap ad­di­tive

38 U-turn from empty

39 Vik­ing Ship Mu­seum site

40 Melee on the field

42 Dan­gling award

43 It’s about a foot

45 “Great” one in Africa

47 In­door cli­mate syst.

48 Is a con­trib­u­tor

49 Rub­ber-stamp­ing word

50 Clean­ing cloth

51 Tow truck’s haul

53 Top-notch

57 Con­ve­nience stores

58 Jack­son and Puente

59 Work ___ team

60 Some gui­tar foot ped­als

62 Old photo color

63 Long March leader

65 Place to floun­der

67 Chew on a farm?

68 Chopin of­fer­ing

69 Banned NFL head­wear

70 Ac­tress Ku­nis

71 Sound blasters

74 Shel­tered on your yacht

75 Pota­toes go-with

76 Named by wit­nesses

77 Re­stroom, in­for­mally

79 Vast chasm

80 Ac­tor ___ J. Cobb

82 Ad­vanced degs.

86 Be flip­pant with

88 Fre­quent lane shifter (and ex­tra theme)

89 Isn’t wrong?

90 Plat­ters

92 Game sta­tions

93 At the first op­por­tu­nity

97 Make as good as new

99 Like bad soil

101 Ready to get dressed

102 Amati rel­a­tive

103 Com­mon lit­er­ary de­vice

104 Western di­rec­tor Ser­gio

106 White House nick­name

107 Big star in a quick scene

109 Se­ri­ous wanderer

110 Rocky ridge

111 Tubu­lar pasta

112 Type of F-num­ber

114 Per­sonal quirk

115 De­clare pos­i­tively

118 Luau lunch, pos­si­bly

119 Num­ber that’s its own square

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