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Crossword: State of Fruit

September 2, 2009

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1 Hairy primate

6 Seraglio

11 Place to relax

14 Speakers’ platforms

15 Sports venue

16 Little bite

17 Sleep in a tree

18 “Holy cow!”

19 Pub order

20 Colorful fruit

23 Tavern

24 By way of

25 Rockford Park District golf course

29 Pay or cup ending

31 Fishhook feature

35 Burglary

36 Sits next to

38 Entertainer Brooks

39 Prickly Pacific fruit

42 “___ was saying…”

43 $100 bill

44 Fishing gear

45 Shuttle launcher: abbr.

47 60’s campus grp.

48 Valuables

49 Knock sharply

51 Dot follower, at school

52 Southern fruit

60 Suggested nutrional amt.

61 Ann ___, MI

62 Peninsula divided at the 38th parallel

64 Social insect

65 Aida (1871) composer

66 Large-scale stories

67 Humbug preceder

68 Rub off

69 Leases

Down

1 EMT’s procedure

2 Part of a horse foot

3 Object of adoration

4 Japanese soup

5 Loyal to one’s nation

6 Composer Franz Joseph ___

7 Operatic melody

8 Auto taken back by a lender

9 Weaken

10 East African tribe

11 Complication

12 Heap

13 1 Across and others

21 Part of IMF

22 Catch

25 Allen of Vermont

26 ___ apso

27 ___ and Clark

28 “…___ woodchuck could chuck…”

29 Notices of passing: abbr.

30 Debussy’s “Clair de ___”

32 Plentiful

33 Signed a lease again

34 Sanctify

36 “… two peas in ___”

37 Yellow-bellied woodpecker

40 Good teacher or role model, perhaps

41 Opposite of neg.

46 Flight schedule abbreviation

48 Org. cited on toothpaste labels

50 Tequila is made from it

51 Weird

52 Catch

53 St. Vincent Millay

54 Solemn promise

55 Magician’s phrase starter

56 Groups of whales

57 Optimism

58 ___ go bragh

59 Religious splinter group

63 Donkey

Last week's crossword solution

Last week's crossword solution

From the September 2-8, 2009 issue

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