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Antelope Valley Press - - Classified­s - Edited by Will Shortz

ACROSS

1 Where one might be graded on a curve?

9 Use a tis­sue on 14 Elim­i­nates 16 “That’s it for me” 17 Re­ally let have 18 Leather band for sharp­en­ing

19 It gets pushed in a corner 20 Source of red ink 21 Is­land once called Serendip, source of the word “serendip­ity” 22 Speaker of the line “Ham­let, thou art slain” 24 FAQ checker 27 Duds for dandies

28 Dope 31 Dar­ling

33 ___ Luyendyk Jr., TV bach­e­lor of 2018

34 “___ Flux” (2005 film) 35 Clog

36 Some Cuban ex­ports 37 Com­mon duel set­ting

38 One ti­tle of the prophet Muham­mad 39 Pos­i­tive re­sponse to “Come va?” 40 Spoke in court 42 “Abyssinia” 44 Thor’s ham­mer

46 Get ready for court, maybe 51 Sar­cas­tic “Sorry!” 52 Sub­ject of pass­ing in­ter­est?

55 Part of a stair­case 56 Quite sim­i­lar 57 Cause of a de­lay in a plane’s take­off

58 One who might find a pat­tern in the noise 59 Brown ___ 60 Porsche two-seaters

DOWN

1 San Diego State ath­lete 2 Epony­mous candy man

3 Funny Mor­gan 4 Pink shade 5 Be im­me­di­ately ob­vi­ous 6 Trees that

“at the cross-roads talk to­gether,” in an Ed­ward Thomas poem 7 Do a pre­wash­ing job 8 “Okey-doke” 9 Gos­sips 10 Post­op­er­a­tive treat­ment 11 1975 hit with a clas­sic sax­o­phone solo 12 Her­mits get a lot of it 13 Some QB suc­cesses 15 “Un­til next time,” in a text

23 Grp. that of­fers driver safety cour­ses

25 Al­ter­na­tive to Ley­den or Bo­erenkaas 26 Com­pen­sate for some­thing? 28 Ap­ple cider al­ter­na­tive 29 “Ev­ery­thing good with you?”

30 “I do” un­doer 32 Mood 34 Bib­li­cal start­ing ma­te­rial 35 Force­ful one? 39 Lit­tle chick­ens 41 ___ drink 43 Noted par­lia­men­tary mea­sure of 1773

45 Went over 47 On again 48 R.B.’s block­ers 49 Renowned Lon­don street in lit­er­a­ture 50 Some still-life fix­tures 53 Table­top, per­haps 54 Al­to­gether, after “in”

PUZZLE BY JOE DEENEY

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