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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1343 May 2 2019

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1343
Clues Answers
Alcoholic drink quite abused by the French TEQUILA
An American writer or two TWAIN
Certain to return, enthralled by friend reading PERUSAL
Complication no good in story TANGLE
Fast driver, expert in Rolls Royce initially RACER
Favouring appropriate trading success PROFIT
Historic item? Not in favour and quite dismissing it ANTIQUE
Index Pete devised as means to an end EXPEDIENT
Liberal is a little flexible LISSOME
Limits to comedian embracing depressed funny man CLOWN
Melange of April’s seafood? It’s in your dreams fools paradise
Model stumbling __ damage after twisting __ a scene that’s overwrought? MELODRAMA
Old piano __ time for some work by Mozart? OPERA
Poorly-written blog almost all of international relevance GLOBAL
Score at snooker with difficulty __ uneven surface? POTHOLE
See fellow ignoring new topics __ wise get the message
Set about reversing small scope for manoeuvre LEEWAY
Smart to sample book, including pages lifted DAPPER
Society of current importance, stripped of power, but not complaining STOICAL
Support a couple BRACE
System of morals? This runs short in the City ETHIC
Take in selected news items? DIGEST
This writer is enthralled by revolutionary year? Correct REMEDY
Very favoured by clan not wanting the Italian notoriety INFAMY