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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1353 May 16 2019

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1353
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Beg Parisian in hospital to abandon threat ENTREAT
Doctor overlooking procedures? Oh dear! WHOOPS
Ethel regularly chewed the things in her mouth TEETH
Fabric in ashes after explosion HESSIAN
Husband straying? He might catch this! HERRING
Ideal position of hotel in French resort NICHE
Investigate doctor in Togo go into
Kids can be a problem ISSUE
Killing of one donkey after another by island people ASSASSINATION
Leave Henry for large Yank HEAVE
Nobody put rats out UPSTART
Older Spanish gentleman touring India SENIOR
One who observes criminal a wretch WATCHER
Overran Cherokees holding cowboy RANCHER
Penniless family thrown into street SKINT
Prepare clergyman for the highest office? prime minister
Punt unsteadily, drinking old whiskey in residential area UPTOWN
Released gang without charge set free
Reporter’s dispatched perfume SCENT
Respond to provocation, as creature of the deep may do? rise to the bait
Rubbish written by Her Majesty __ or King Edward? TATER
Surprise the French after kick-off STARTLE
Thracian coins misrepresented as belonging to another time ANACHRONISTIC
Very nice meal. Only 1p SUPER