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Evening Times - - PUZZLES -

CRYPTIC CLUES Across

1. Dish made, though eight taps run­ning out (9) 8. Unity among hon­est peo­ple (3) 9. Dreamy pedes­trian? (11) 11. Un­usual rise ow­ing to what is left over (7) 12. Some back­ward chil­dren won­der if he has ti­tle (5) 13. Gin set out to take into the body (6) 15. Let man be­come dis­turbed in mind (6) 17. It’s a mis­take to lose head in great fear (5) 18. Imag­ined early child­hood (7) 20. Tate ma­chine where films are watched (2,3,6) 22. Weight di­rected north­wards (3) 23. De­tain work­ers as lovers may do? (4,5)

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2. Ini­tially posed as life­long friend (3) 3. Ex­pected he had seen about work (5) 4. Mer­chant put up Com­mu­nist paint­ings (6) 5. Try­ing aw­ful risk is noth­ing to yours truly (7) 6. E.g. nine fac­tors pos­si­bly (3,8) 7. Al­ways in trip out as in­di­vid­u­als (9) 10. For­mer coun­try of great men, say (4,7) 11. Re­peat ‘Treat Eire dif­fer­ently’ (9) 14. Ex­tend a gaol sen­tence? (7) 16. Lead­ers liv­ing in nearly ev­ery area lead by di­rect de­scent (6) 19. She should be true to her prom­ises! (5) 21. Crazy scheme to erect wa­ter bar­rier (3)

QUICK CLUES Across

1. Curt (9) 8. Pos­sess (3) 9. Fore­warn­ing (11) 11. Eas­ily bro­ken (7) 12. Con­se­crate (5) 13. Agree­ment (6) 15. Kind (6) 17. Mind­ful (5) 18. En­croach (7) 20. Un­con­cerned (11) 22. Ex­ces­sively (3) 23. Sin­cerely (9)

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2. Dis­tant (3) 3. On high (5) 4. Non­sense (6) 5. Trickle (7) 6. Suitabil­ity (11) 7. Fun­da­men­tally (2,7) 10. De­struc­tion (11) 11. Sav­agery (9) 14. Late (7) 16. Vary (6) 19. Bit (5) 21. None (3)

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