Maclean's Crossword Puzzle

Maclean's Crossword Puzzle

February 1 1939
Maclean's Crossword Puzzle

Maclean's Crossword Puzzle

February 1 1939

Maclean's Crossword Puzzle

Across

1. Entrance gate.

6. A------, though he’s no barbarian,

Whets his steel for many an Aryan.

10. Having the qualities of a surly dog.

11. Reddish-brown.

12. One of those creepy-crawly reptiles.

13. Shut out.

16. Chinese lodges.

18. This lady wept even when turned to stone.

20. Old-style name for lightning.

21. Twenty quires to one of these.

23. Clothing for shoes.

24. Place where the current favors you

when you’re going up-river.

25. “The-is the father of the

man.”

26. We use--to convey thoughts.

28. This provides shooting for canoeists.

29. Smallest.

32. A small European finch. (Anagram of “rinse.”)

34. Voyages-

Sometimes end in panic.

38. This wool makes warm underclothes.

39. There’s absolutely nothing in it.

40. First letter of a name.

41. An ace-queen holding is the

highest-.

42. Town on Kootenay Lake, B.C.

Solution of this puzzle on page 39

Down

1. Large, shallow dish.

2. This Canadian bird prefers to live in

town.

3. “Three--and a cow,” was

once a political slogan.

4. Bobcat.

5. Small stream.

6. Having no hair on the crown.

7. Foreign.

8. “Well done!”

9. Her dress was ruined, so she

naturally sought---.

14. The chess player’s cry of victory.

15. Member of a Protestant church that

rejects the doctrine of the Trinity. 17. Plays for money.

19. Make better.

22. Sorrowful.

23. What a young man ought to know:

Can she cook and can she---?

25. Peace pipe.

27. He dusts the eyes of sleepy children.

30. Adam’s first garment.

31. The wine was so —

It made them harmonic.

32. How can you weigh a fish without

its —-s?

33. Puts to flight.

35. Children know best the ice-cream

variety.

36. Deeds.

37. Russian John.

Solution of the crossword puzzle on page 37