22 MAY 1936, Page 46

"The Spectator" Crossword No. 191


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ACROSS 1. This sweet - smelling stuff would anger Francis, I suppose !

11. What to use if you get torn in the rough ?

14. This will kill fish.

15. Potent part of a housemaid's attire ?

17. " one who long in . . city pent, Where houses thick add sewers annoy the air."

19. rev. My first is unchecked in 11 down, my second and third in 1.

20. People who make bets ?

21. American vigour.

22. rev. Will help you to get sixteen.

23. Americans who play on this do not necessarily get a roasting !

25. "'mid the dark wharf's cavernous breath,

In Charon's palm it pay the . . . to Death. '

27. " I will . . . you an 'twero any nightingale."

28: rev. Impiudent in taking ill

29. Animal sometimes found on the skin ?

30. This animal doesn't weigh much !

32. In every city.

33. rev. Certainly not at the bottom.

34. Values. DOWN 2. Knock against the gate to establish communication.

3. What points the way to the bottom ? In this (cross) is Salvation:

5. In ours too (anag.).

6. A jar put to use. 7. rev. Without a trigonometric term ?

8. " Get thee to a . . . : why wouldst thou be a breeder of sinners ? "

9. Aids the uncertain traveller 10. Position of a flag ?

11. None of us cares for a cruise in this kind of vessel !

12. A precious stone. "4' 13. Gun's leg (anag.).

16. Roman country.

18. rev. Kinds of sour-leaved herb.

21. rev. There is evidence of

money in this wallet ! 24. Powerful breed of dog. 26. rev. The whole world. 29. Kind of dish that is fashion-

able ?

31. In 20.