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The Fresno Bee (Sunday) - - Fun & Games - CANDY CRUSH By Tracy Gray and Jeff Chen, edited By David Stein­berg

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1 Re­cedes 5 Ac­tress Far­row 8 Sneeze­like dance move 11 Sporty au­tos 17 Not of the cloth 18 Hav­ing no in­ter­mis­sion (Hint: En­ter a digit in square 1!) 19 Thrilla in Manila boxer 20 Taking the place (of) 21 Head over heels 22 Re­duce to noth­ing (Hint: En­ter a digit in square 1!) 23 Be­gin­ning of a run? 24 Sergeant ___ 25 Higher than the Cel­sius freez­ing point (Hint: En­ter a digit in square 6!) 27 Wa­ter, in Juarez 29 QVC com­peti­tor 31 Ma­jor Is­lamic sect 32 Like “Toy Story 4” 33 Dy­nasty known for its porce­lain 34 San ___, Puerto Rico 35 Ivy founded by Ben Franklin 36 Ed of “Up” 37 Peru na­tive 38 Pay-per-click dis­plays, e.g. 40 Tree pro­tu­ber­ances 42 Smells like rot­ten eggs 44 Strange 45 Rap­per Fi­asco 48 “Neat” or “beat” fol­lower 49 Hand-hold­ing, e.g., briefly 50 Sport coat size 52 Blub­ber 55 John Gotti, ___ the Dap­per Don 56 Where you live, slangily 57 It’s dipped in the wa­ter 58 An­cient Ro­man date 59 Skill prac­ticed on dum­mies (Abbr.) 60 Upfront poker fees 62 Join, as metal 64 Not close at all 65 “Take ___ Train” (Elling­ton hit) 66 Trea­sure hunter’s guide, per­haps 67 “Finito!” 69 Plan­tBot­tle wa­ter brand 71 Har­vest, as hay 72 “Wide Sar­gasso Sea” nov­el­ist Jean 74 Vic­to­ri­ous shouts 75 Onsets 76 Cathe­dral city near Cam­bridge 77 Sen­a­to­rial ap­provals 78 Lad­der­ing in­vest­ments, for short 79 Basil­ica re­cess 81 Brother of Curly 82 Lawn droplets 83 Kevlar gar­ment 84 “___ a sock in it!” 85 Hard-to-park ve­hi­cle 86 Egyp­tian co­bras 87 Hurry, old-style 89 Sin­gle statis­tic 91 Rods’ eye part 93 Heated bar­rage of words 96 French or Dutch en­trance 98 Gave a hoot 101 Ari­zona tribe 102 “Mamma Mia” band 103 Area 51 sub­jects, briefly 104 Young­sters 106 Completely fo­cused 107 Sch. with a live tiger mas­cot 108 Alarm clock tog­gle 109 Cas­san­dra Peter­son per­sona 110 Val­ues to live up to 112 2019 Su­per Bowl losers 114 War­riors coach Steve 117 Quar­rel­ing 118 “No ___, Bob!” 119___ shed (woman’s haven) 120 De­cem­ber hol­i­day party times 121 Rud­ner or Ora 122 Beta ver­sion eval­u­a­tor 123 Bill add-on 124 Chi­huahua sound 125 Tie the ___

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1 “Pomp and Cir­cum­stance” com­poser 2 Ewes’ sounds 3 In­tol­er­ant sorts 4 Dumpster dive 5 Noted Chi­nese chair­man 6 Closely mon­i­tored hosp. area 7 Achieves 8 Church Lady creator Car­vey 9 In the style of 10 Tagline for “Bay­watch”? 11 De­signer Ver­sace 12 Dy­na­mite let­ters 13 Took one’s hand 14 Ban­gles for space cadets? 15 Jog the mem­ory of 16 Lazy ___ (spin­ning trays) 18 Mon­u­men­tal bout of re­tail ther­apy? (Hint: En­ter dig­its in squares 1-3!) 23 Rich-but-dense play­boys? 26 Tranquil gar­den 28 Sup­ple­ment chain 30 Clean­ing com­pound 33 Nova in our galaxy? 34 Java 39 Noel bev­er­ages 41 Cleanse (of) 43 Mu­si­cian’s gift 45 Worked hard 46 Hawai­ian in­stru­ment 47 Lies about mak­ing big bucks? 49 Opin­ion-gaug­ing tweet 51 Snide sounds from Trekkers? 53 Like some tour buses 54 Cooks slowly, in a way 56 Santa ___ 61 Trou­ble­maker 63 Ernie of the links 64 “Which­ever” 65 Org. with wands 68 Brewer’s dryer 70 Scarfed down 73 Lays a claim (on) 77 The “Y” of YSL 78 HP’s “brain” 80 Touch gen­tly 86 Be­gin­ning-of-dic­tio­nary an­i­mal 88 Aes­thete’s prob­ing ques­tion 90 Red or green drink 91 Ho­tel desk item 92 Hit it on the head 93 Res­ur­rec­tion fig­ure 94 Sup­porter on a tour 95 Less valid 97 Not quite right 99 Add, as video footage 100 Na­cho Cheese chip 105 Oc­cu­pied, as a ta­ble 108 NYSE al­ter­na­tive 111 2019 Best Direc­tor nom­i­nee Spike 113 “Caught you!” 115 Longoria or Green 116 Sin­gle pullup, e.g.

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