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1 “There’s a dance in Billy Brennan’s ____ tonight” – line from Patrick Kavanagh’s evocative poem, “Inniskeen Road: July Evening” (4) 2 See 16 down (5) 4 A physician, in short (3) 6 (& 29 down) This Dublin-born American architect died in March (5) 7 (& 40 across) Newest Martin Scorcese movie (3) 9 Henry Ford famously produced the first one, available in one color only (3) 11 See 24 down (1, 5) 13 (& 25 down) This former federal judge was the first female judge to preside in the U.S. Court of Appeals in D.C. (8) 15 Supposedly Eve was created from one of these, belonging to Adam (3) 16 Irish food (3) 18 See 14 down (5) 19 Group that claimed responsibility for the murder of 21 across (7) 21 (& 36 across) Young Belfast journalist who was shot dead in her adopted Derry home in April (4) 23 See 34 across (9) 26 (& 4 down) Tuam

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band who wrote and sang “The Green and Red of Mayo” – subsequently adopted by legions of Mayo football fans (3) Newest Neil Jordan movie (5) “___ Mayo!” is the football supporters’ chant beloved of this west of Ireland county. Loosely translated as “Come on Mayo” (3) See 38 across (6) This pottery business was established in Fermanagh in 1857 (7) (& 23 across) He is the host of the longest-running Irish-American commercial radio shows (6) See 21 across (2,3) Irish fun (5) (& 30 across) Young west of Ireland writer who is winning plaudits and prizes alike at a galloping rate (5) Our Father: also known as “The Lord’s _____” (6) See 7 across (8)

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1 One of the dogs of the legendary Finn McCool (4) 3 (& 32 down) Multi-purpose outdoor athletics

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facility located in NYC’s Bronx (6) 4 See 26 across (7) 5 See 12 down (6) 6 (& 31 down) Born in Belfast and raised in the U.K., he grew up to be an actor, writer, director, and producer (7) 8 See 22 down (8) 10 This G.A. city hosts the secondlargest St. Patrick’s Day parade in the U.S. (8) 12. (& 5 down) This Galway lake is the largest in the Irish Republic (5) 14 (& 18 across) Hit Northern Ireland comedy about growing up in the late 1980s and early ’90s (5)

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16 (& 2 across) St. John’s Eve a.k.a. ________ _______ (7) 17 Work extremely hard or incessantly (4) 20 ____ and all (3) 21 The most popular boy’s name in the U.S. in 2018 (4) 22 (& 8 down) First names of new baby Sussex (6) 24 (& 11 across) He

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wrote Long Day’s Journey into Night (6) See 13 across (4) See 6 across (5) See 6 down (7) See 3 down (4) An earthy pigment, typically yellowish or brownish (5) The last game in a sports tournament (5) Greenish-blue color (4)

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