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The Jewish Chronicle - - LIFE -

ACROSS

1 An­gel, to coin a phrase? (6)

4 Fire sur­vivor is rest­ing, hav­ing gone crazy (Dan. 3:13) (4-4)

9 Says it’s true a com­pany’s taken fel­low in (7)

11 Op­pres­sive pharaoh, royal leader of Egypt in a bad way (7)

12 Golda **** , Is­raeli premier from 1969 to 1974 (4)

13 Curse (He­brew/Yid­dish) (5)

14 Girl, re­port­edly, with char­ac­ter­is­tic re­spon­si­bil­ity (4)

17 Iraqi tyrant hanged in 2006 (6,7)

19 An­glo-Jewish novelist (‘The Lady With The Lap­top’) who was lit­er­ary editor of The JC for four years (19482018) (5,8)

22 Not at all well done, which is ex­cep­tional (4)

23 Nose (Yid­dish - slang) (5)

24 Ex­treme el­e­ments seen in de­bate, but it’s out­stand­ing (4)

27 Watch­man, armed sen­try (Yid­dish) (7)

28 Tongue from a sheep, ex­cel­lent cold (7)

29 Young gen­tile man (Yid­dish pe­jo­ra­tive) (8)

30 Ja­cob’s wife with pain in both sides (Gen. 30:1) (6)

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1 Sy­n­a­gogue sex­ton, ‘ser­vant’ can­dle on the Chanukkiah (He­brew) (8)

2 Sir Mal­colm ******* , An­glo-Jewish exDe­fence Min­is­ter (7)

3 For­ti­fied wine at the nav­i­ga­tor’s side (4) 5 Dutch-Jewish philoso­pher (‘Ethics’) (1632-1677) (6,7)

6 Not say­ing any­thing stupid (4) 7 An­glo-Jewish sculp­tor out of step with a Ger­man (1880-1959) (7)

8 Funny story about lib­er­tine fi­nally, one found in bed? (6)

10 French-Jewish fa­mous ac­tress (18441923) (5,8)

15 Ul­tra-or­tho­dox Jew can prove who he is, ap­par­ently (He­brew) (5)

16 Aim of pil­grims came un­stuck Catholic in­ter­vened (5)

18 In favour of hav­ing to pass through cus­toms (8)

19 Com­pany board reshuf­fled in An­dalu­sian city of Mai­monides’ birth (7) 20 Joseph’s Egyp­tian wife (Gen. 41:45) (7)

21 Credit is dou­bled caus­ing dis­as­ter (6) 25 Hav­ing suc­ceeded, Char­lie is self­sat­is­fied (4)

26 A sharp change of di­rec­tion go­ing up in Ha­mas’s strong­hold (4) HOW TO PLAY: Use the let­ter tiles from the game of Scrab­ble to spell out the an­swers to the clues below. Do not use the two blank tiles. Place the tiles on the Scrab­ble board ac­cord­ing to the grid ref­er­ences given with the clues. If you suc­cess­fully com­plete the puz­zle, you will have used all 98 tiles.

ACROSS

1C He is from la Man­cha. (7)

1G A pas­sage of mine. (4)

1K The Rabbi’s ad­dress. (6)

2O A method to go by. (3)

3E Are you hav­ing a laugh at me. (7) 4N Ache about all of them. (4)

6L Done with a 15E hair­band. (3) 7B Your mother’s other child. (7)

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