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Wordy Wednesday 118: Anacrossword 7 & Patron Puzzle 9: Pathfinder

WORDY WEDNESDAY #116
SECTION SIX 11 (answer)
It's been two weeks, so time to unveil the answer to this puzzle. If you still wish to solve it yourself, please go here for the normal version of the puzzle, or here for the easier version of the puzzle. Here's a list of people who solved it:
Giovanni Pagano **
Jack Bross **
M. Sean Molley **
Adam Weaver **
Anthony Bailey **
Bryce Herdt **
Ryan Faley **
Sam Levitin **
yyw **

WORDY WEDNESDAY #117
BRICKS AND MORTAR (hint)
As of this writing, 9 people have solved last week's puzzle. Haven't solved it yet? Here's an easier version. Send your solutions to glmathgrant[at]gmail[dot]com within the next week to appear on the solvers list and be recognized for your puzzle prowess. Good luck, solvers!

WORDY WEDNESDAY #118
ANACROSSWORD 7
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01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 
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36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70
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71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94
Be able to pay the cost of
Actress Hathaway of The Devil Wears Prada (2006)
Ernie’s pal on Sesame Street
Illicit test-taking aid: 2 wds.
Hold dear
Stupid fool
Incorrect
Part of a bomb that you light
____ Ups (2010 Adam Sandler flick)
Electric organ inventor Laurens
Most severe
Item in a bedstead
Bossa ____ (Brazilian music genre)
Phenomenon where a planet moving away from you appears to be a different color
It only produces low bass frequencies
Game played with a spinner with 16 colored dots
Walk like a duck
You might do this to a wet towel

PATRON PUZZLE #9
PATHFINDER
Last Wednesday was the first Wednesday of the month, so in addition to the weekly Wordy Wednesday puzzle, people who support me on Patreon at the $5 level got a monthly Patron Puzzle (in this case, a Patron Puzzle #15, a 21x21 Framelinks). I try to announce these Patron Puzzles on my blog a week ahead of time in the hope that it might entice some people to become patrons. It hasn't worked yet, but it's worth a try. However, I forgot to do so in this instance. Thus, I have decided to release one of my old Patron Puzzles for free as a penance.

As further penance, for every correct answer I receive for this puzzle within the next two weeks, I will donate $2.50 to Child's Play Charity, a non-profit which outfits children's hospitals with toys and games (up to a maximum of $50). This charity is one I have supported in the past, and which (if memory serves me correctly) the recent Humble Puzzle Book Bundle also raised money for, An anonymous reader will also match my donation times 10, meaning that every correct answer is worth $27.50!

In this puzzle, each answer starts in the correspondingly numbered square, goes in the indicated direction (North, South, East, or West), and makes one or more right-angled turns as it winds through the grid. When you have finished, every white square will be used in exactly two entries.

Arrange the letters in the 8 shaded squares to form the final answer, an 8-letter word.
1E Stress a syllable (6)
2W Women's garment without sleeves (8)
3E ____ dioxide (6)
4E You might see one near a bank (7 3)
5E Approximately (4 2 4)
6E It has a conductor (9)
7E Word following “horse” or “water” (8)
8S Little yapper from Germany (9 9)
9S Amuse (9)
10S Colorfully-named ungulate species (3 4)
11S Ill-fated Ford (5)
12S They have conductors (6)
13N Haughty and pretentious one (4)
14S Cruise line based in Doral, Florida (8)
15E Impure (7)
16N Far from common (4)
17S A shoulder muscle (7)
18S Brag (5)
19N ____ double (5)
19S Extra (5)
20S Big name in tessellations (6)
21S Film that won Mike Myers a Razzie for Worst Actor (3 4 4)
22W Drop and kick, as a football (4)
23N Mandarin orange/grapefruit hybrids (8)
24N Nickelodeon cartoon that got a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2001 (7)
25S Project Runway hostess (5 4)
26E Certain Japanese combatants (4 9)
27S Rainbow Dash and her ilk (6)
28N Not-so-ill-fated Ford (7)
29N Its capital is Ljubljana (8)
29S Frightening to a higher degree (7)
30N The Phantom of the ____ (5)
31E ____ & Martin's Laugh-In (5)
31S Cronkite's successor (6)
32E A Japanese noodle (4)
33N Finished (4)
34E Activity on forest trails (6)
35N Gold brick (5)
36S Coffee add-in (7)
37W Growth (8)
38S Greek capital (6)
39S Citrus peel flavoring (4)
40S Esteem (6)
41S Little ____ (Marjorie Henderson Buell comic strip) (4)
42S Sister of Linus (4)
43S Feminist playwright Eve (6)
44N Thai hot sauce (8)
45S Show No ____ (debut album for the band Slayer) (5)
46E Destroy, as confidential documents (5)
46E ____ Moon Zombie (Rob Zombie's wife) (5)

COMING NEXT WEEK. . .
* A Framelinks so difficult that only one patron has solved it so far. . . .

Until next time, yappy solving!

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