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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1244 December 14 2018

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1244
Clues Answers
ABC a kid learned initially, awfully relaxed laid-back
Account in Financial Times is the truth FACT
Appreciating commercial, note piece of jewellery ADMIRING
Artist seized by girl in combat KARATE
Close finishes in the Medallion Shield END
Closely follow The Three Blind Mice scandal? TAILGATE
Cold, boy dressed CLAD
Early 17th century banjo ace played JACOBEAN
Girl having wager with husband BETH
Lots of churchgoers: capital fellows! PARISHES
Lunchtime snack to get on publicity platform sandwich board
More to benefit after reforms: none too soon! not before time
Negligent on subject of young girl? REMISS
Neighbour having an objection ABUT
Not far from St Malo resort ALMOST
One hunted for somewhere to get stone QUARRY
Posh car seen in commercial MERC
Rare creature? Yes, you can say that again! aye-aye
Some sent back Melchizedek, overenthusiastically summoned EVOKED
Something in the Cherry Orchard: Turgenev, oddly TREE
The law, strangely, that can make you rich WEALTH
Tories with less than intelligent contract CONDENSE
When do many set out for work? MONDAY