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by Kelly Ann Buchanan

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  • This week's theme: Famous Mountains
    Highest Mountain Peaks of the World

    Across

    1. * Q. "Who is your favorite mountain climber?" A. "Sir Edmund Hillary; and just like ___, I want to be one of the few people in the world who can say they have stood atop Mount Everest!"
    4. Hip-Hop trio, with Soul
    8. * Like many mountains
    11. * Mount Everest is part of the what?
    13. Shower Sponge (var. sp.)
    16. * #61D is a famous one: Mountain ___
    17. * #16A in #51D
    19. Make-a-Word! C-_-_-_-_-i-c (Helter-Skelter)
    20. Sort of Sprite, minus the "Gn"
    22. Doc's helper
    23. Headlines were made when it was protested in Seattle, for short
    24. * Sicily's famous volcano
    26. * They form the Continental Divide
    28. The Tony, for example
    31. Extinct ox
    33. Fashionable
    34. Type of wound
    35. Kinds of cuckoos
    36. Character on "Married... with Children" (TV) who shares the first name of the famous actor at #36D!
    37. * Abbr. before McKinley
    39. * Condition that can afflict climbers on the world's highest mountains
    41. * Apollo's sacred mountain
    44. Great Grades
    45. Camper, for short
    46. Certain monk
    48. Bog down
    49. Indefinite article
    50. Humans = ___ Sapiens
    51. * Mount Helens connecter
    52. * Country through which #17A run
    55. Tatum's father
    57. doirep cirotsiH
    58. Bread song
    59. Small, without the "wee"
    60. Ms. Pauley
    64. * See #7D
    67. * Reached the summit of a mountain = ___ a mountain
    69. * ".reeniatnuom doog a eb ot woh gninrael ni ___ __ euqinhcet reporP" :ssalC gnibmilC niatnuoM ni diaS
    70. * Mentioned in Mountaineering Class: "The guides who help mountaineers in their climbs up Mount Everest are known ___."
    72. Make-a-Word! P-_-u-s-_-_ (Took a breather)
    73. French verb that means "To Be"
    74. Make-a-Word! F-r-_-_-_-e-d (Like mountain tops in Winter!)

    Down

    1. "Hello, there!"
    2. * Moaned by the Mountaineer: "___ cold. When will help come to rescue me from this icy perch?"
    3. * Q. "Which mountain in the #61D is noted for its distinctive shape?" A. "It's the ___ _ think."
    4. Affleck's friend
    5. rentrap s'edlO
    6. Tardy
    7. * The ancient city of Pompeii was covered in it after #64A erupted
    8. * Highest peak in France, with Mont
    9. Type of atom
    10. * K2 (the second highest mountain in the world) is also known by this name: Mount ___ Austen
    11. Acronym for Prince Rainier III of Monaco
    12. John Carré connecter
    14. Celebrate
    15. rats nuR emoH
    18. God of Love, in Greek Mythology
    21. * Active volcano of Hawaii
    25. Football Feat, for short
    26. * Celebrated mount
    27. * Famous mountain
    28. Title in Turkey, variantly
    29. Directions
    30. Egyptian cobra
    32. Providence's Place, punily
    35. Three-toed sloth
    36. Mr. Pacino
    37. Forenoon
    38. * Base Camp dwelling for a mountain climber (bkwds.)
    40. Roman Numerals for 15
    42. Per item (abbr.)
    43. Roman Numerals for 102
    47. Beatles song: "I ___ the Walrus"
    49. * Locale of #37A
    50. Type of sound reproduction, commonly
    51. * Certain Continent, for short (See #17A and #52A for Related Clues)
    52. Assemblage
    53. Certain arch
    54. Brilliant
    56. Q. "Was Edmund Hillary the first person to reach the summit of Mount Everest?" A. "___ was, along with Tenzing Norgay of Nepal." (See #70A for a Related Clue)
    59. "Hey!"
    61. * See #3D
    62. Adroit
    63. Sullivan, and others
    65. Purpose
    66. Abu Dhabi's locale, for short
    68. Famous tennis player (Initials)
    71. Jr.'s predecessor

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