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Scottish Daily Mail - - Puzzles & Prizes - SO­LU­TION TO­MOR­ROW

ACROSS

1 Leader of barons’ re­volt against Henry III (5,2,8) 9 Per­son at fault (7) 10 The ____ Boys, Ip­swich Town’s nick­name (7) 11 Singer and co-writer of Sky­fall’s theme song (5) 12 Colour­less gas used in weld­ing (9) 13 Things char­ac­ter­is­tic of the U.S. (9) 15 Sooth­ing oint­ment (5) 16 Billy, Trinida­dian-born singer/song­writer (5) 18 Turk­ish penin­sula, site of Al­lied World War I dis­as­ter in 1915-16 (9) 20 Small sausage in a nar­row cas­ing (9) 23 Third largest of the Balearic Is­lands (5) 24 Young cows that have not had calves (7) 25 Pear-shaped fruit with green or black­ish skin (7) 26 One who stud­ies or col­lects coins and medals (15)

DOWN

1 Ali G ac­tor and co­me­dian (5,5,5) 2 Le Misan­thrope play­wright (7) 3 Painter Ed­vard Munch’s na­tion­al­ity (9) 4 E.g. a bye or wide in cricket (5) 5 Very alert (2,3,4) 6 Dick ____ , U.S. comic strip cre­ated by Ch­ester Gould (5) 7 Pale creamy brown colour (7) 8 Comic novel by Jerome K. Jerome (5,3,2,1,4) 14 Mediter­ranean area be­tween Greece and Turkey (6,3) 15 In an an­i­mated man­ner in music (9) 17 Be­lief in rule by a se­lect group (7) 19 Ja­panese art of fold­ing pa­per to make models (7) 21 Nigel, Welsh rugby union ref­eree (5) 22 The ____ , Texan mis­sion be­sieged in 1836 by Mex­i­can forces (5)

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