DOU­BLE CROSS­WORD

Evening Times - - PUZZLES -

CRYP­TIC CLUES Across

7. Phys­i­cal pro­tec­tion for a mem­ber be­long­ing to us (6)

8. You’ll find me con­fused with Saul, an Old Tes­ta­ment char­ac­ter (6)

10. One go­ing round as a tex­tile worker (7)

11. Com­mand discipline (5)

12. Lily pro­duces a drink (4)

13. Fig­ures in a ball game (5)

17. The sort of glade where rustling takes place (5)

18. Spritely one en­grossed in ex­per­i­ments (4)

22. Ev­ery­body gets around to “Coral Is­lands” (5)

23. Cav­alry sur­round­ing a group of at­tack­ers (7)

24. When fa­ther is around, she is frus­trated (6)

25. Sum of money re­quired for a horse (6)

Down

1. French brass hat sounds bel­liger­ent (7)

2. Trans­port the com­plete works (7)

3. Brooks, the poet (5)

4. Some day the dog will go astray (7)

5. Con­duc­tor is car­i­ca­tured, by the sound of it (5)

6. Nearly all pre­pare for war and cause a scare (5)

9. Go­ing rate for food in the restaurant car! (5,4)

14. Maize that is in­cluded in din­ners, for in­stance (7)

15. In­come un­vary­ing in the French way (7)

16. It sounds as though the lady’s out­fit is cov­ered with hair (7)

19. Ser­vants help to fill in the man­u­script (5)

20. Damp ring en­cir­cled by wa­ter vapour (5)

21. Shoots a son in France about the start of the movie (5)

QUICK CLUES

Across

7. Glanced (6)

8. Dig (6)

10. Um­pire (7)

11. Sketched (5)

12. Wither (4)

13. Hu­mor­ous (5)

17. Mouldy (5)

18. Sub­stance (4)

22. Gorge (5)

23. Rookie (7)

24. Sheen (6)

25. Border (6)

Down

1. Ex­tol (7)

2. En­trust (7)

3. Eerie (5)

4. Worldly (7)

5. Wide (5)

6. Brag (5)

9. Un­me­thod­i­cal (9)

14. Ab­stract (7)

15. Sharp (7)

16. Talk (7)

19. As­cend (5)

20. Se­vere (5)

21. Frighten (5)

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