"Bear Facts"


1/4DBeloved stuffed toy turns 100 years old (5,4)
4A cylinder on which thread is wound, especially for sewing (6)
9Cotton fabric that has been treated with oil to make it waterproof (7)
10Partial or total loss of memory (7)
11Gracefully slender; moving and bending with ease (6)
14Little Orphan ______ (5)
15Sends or receives radio or television signals (7)
17Express a choice or opinion (4)
18Best Children's Novel of 1958, A ____ Called Paddington (4)
19Cook pancakes on this (7)
20A harp used by ancient Greeks for accompaniment (4)
22Wild animalís lairs (4)
24Delights (7)
26Look forward to the probably occurrence of (5)
27Famous trademark, button in ear (6)
31A form of needlework (7)
32Mythical one-horned horse (7)
33Carbohydrate substance (6)
34Womanís one-piece garment (5)


1Highest in stature (7)
2State in the north central United States, North ______ (6)
3An American who lives in the North (especially during the American Civil War) (4)
4See 1 Across
5Crescent-shaped yellow fruit (6)
6To encourage people into greater efforts or creativity (7)
7The Teddy Bear was named after President Theodore "Teddy" _________ (9)
8An informal term for a father (3)
12One who enters a competition (7)
13Collectables, Cherished _______ (7)
14Horns (7)
16Fund managed on behalf of another (5,4)
21A small vessel propelled by oars (7)
23Publishing supervisors (7)
24One or the other (6)
25V-shaped sleeve badge indicating military rank and service (6)
28Water frozen in the solid state (3)
29Cut a design into something with acid (4)
30Gotta Getta ____! (4)