Quiz­word & Cross­word

Blairgowrie Advertiser - - PUZZLES -

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

1 An­golan po­lit­i­cal move­ment co-founded by An­to­nio da Costa Fer­nan­des and Jonas Sav­imbi in 1966 (5) 4 Town in Vi­cenza, Italy, east of Lake Garda as­so­ci­ated with the wool in­dus­try (5) 10 Three-act opera by Leo De­libes set in 19th-cen­tury Bri­tish In­dia (5) 11 — heron, buff-brown bird of south­ern Europe, the Mid­dle East and Africa (7) 12 Cy —, direc­tor of films Zulu and Sands of the Kala­hari (8) 13 Sholem —, au­thor of nov­els Un­cle Moses and The Nazarene (4) 15 Graeme —, mem­ber of The Good­ies com­edy team; 1963-64 pres­i­dent of Cam­bridge Foot­lights (6) 17 Omar —, Best Ac­tor in a Sup­port­ing Role Os­car nom­i­nee for Lawrence of Ara­bia (6) 19 Part of a vi­o­lin that sup­ports the fin­ger­board (4) 20 Knight of the Round Ta­ble and lover of Queen Guin­e­vere in Arthurian leg­end (8) 23 2001 film com­edy star­ring Rowan Atkin­son and John Cleese (3,4) 24 De­vice for am­pli­fy­ing mi­crowaves that works on the same prin­ci­ple as a laser (5) 25 Hard­wood of trop­i­cal Africa used as a sub­sti­tute for teak (5) 26 Ole —, win­ner of the in­di­vid­ual Speed­way World Cham­pi­onship in 1971, 1975 and 1978 (5)

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2 1993 film drama star­ring David Thewlis and Les­ley Sharp (5) 3 1984 film drama star­ring Mel Gib­son and Sissy Spacek (3,5) 5 See 14 Down 6 Chisel-edged tooth at the front of the mouth (7) 7 Sin­clair Lewis novel first pub­lished in 1927 (5,6) 8 NJ —, New Zealand Test crick­eter who hit 222 against Eng­land at Christchurch in 2002 (5) 9 See 22 Down 14 and 5 2005 novel by David Bal­dacci (3,5,4) 16 Ger­hard —, Ger­man artist whose works in­clude 1988 oil paint­ing St John (7) 18 Tapered log that is tossed in an event at a mod­ern High­land Games (5) 21 Strong fine cot­ton thread or fabric named af­ter its orig­i­nal place of man­u­fac­ture in France (5) 22 and 9 1985 ad­ven­ture-com­edy film star­ring Michael J Fox and Christo­pher Lloyd (4,2,3,6)

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