SU­PER CRYP­TIC CROSSWORD

Pretoria News - - THE X-FILES -

ACROSS

1 The girl with the glasses? (7) 5 Are women dy­ing to wear them? (7) 9 A drink at lights out? (5) 10 An artist in cop­per (9) 11 Bids, but it’s gone to El­iz­a­beth The Se­cond (6) 12 With­out pay­ing a baw­bee? (4-4) 14 See one go out­side the hut (5) 15 Says hello, the sound of the voice re­veal­ing cold­ness (9) 18 The dis­trib­u­tor is com­plain­ing (6,3) 20 It’s green – and big, be­cause I fit into it (5) 22 Miss Amer­ica goes in for rev­elry (8) 24 Turn the art model out into the passage (6) 26 The silly goon went into Mi­lan, made up as an Asi­atic (9) 27 Re­treats when the Scan­di­na­vian has one trapped (5) 28 For the lat­est de­vel­op­ments, go­ing to an Eastern US port (7) 29 What it costs to have wa­ter-girt en­clo­sures (7)

DOWN

1 Giv­ing the cham­pion the ball to shoot (9) 2 Or­der in flour, to cook for a lot of peo­ple (7) 3 Post a num­ber over some­time dur­ing the day (9) 4 Love game, per­haps? (4) 5 What ac­tors do when learn­ing their lines – or sol­diers (10) 6 Group of the Month – and abroad, too (5) 7 Don’t al­low love to catch up with me! (7) 8 The lady is up­set by the rid­dle (5) 13 Brag that you’re a pho­tog­ra­pher on a job (5,1,4) 16 Though only a small blun­der, could get one dis­missed (5,4) 17 If the light’s poor it’s not and that’s ob­vi­ous (4,2,3) 19 And tak­ing the girl out on the ter­race (7) 21 From the street, at first, re­turn­ing to the de­pot (7) 22 Adds up to 100? There’s some mis­take! (5) 23 The craft has more or less cap­sized (1-4) 25 In the old days, a per­son had a key to go in (4)

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