It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker. Please consider supporting our site by purchasing an account.
Emily Cox
Emily Cox
Henry Rathvon
Henry Rathvon

Acrostic for Sunday, December 19, 1999

by Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon, edited by Will Shortz

Solve the clues to read the quote. Fill in the quote to solve the clues. The author and title of the work will appear in the bottom grid. Try it!

Most of XWord Info shows only completed grids but here, you can solve acrostics online. This interactive page does not rely on Java or Flash or any other browser plugin.

Loading acrostic...
1D
2C
3Q
4P
5J
6H
7T
8V
9A
10F
11M
12K
13Y
14C
15Q
16W
17M
18P
19F
20H
21V
22L
23A
24Q
25Z
26D
27R
28S
29C
30T
31K
32H
33I
34N
35L
36J
37Z
38B
39V
40R
41U
42Y
43W
44C
45N
46O
47G
48R
49W
50T
51V
52Z
53G
54E
55L
56J
57A
58H
59I
60M
61F
62P
63T
64Q
65V
66B
67M
68O
69L
70Z
71X
72P
73F
74I
75A
76J
77N
78D
79E
80T
81G
82U
83S
84X
85O
86B
87K
88R
89H
90J
91U
92P
93Y
94R
95V
96W
97A
98N
99F
100U
101G
102E
103R
104X
105D
106C
107Q
108Y
109O
110S
111Z
112U
113D
114W
115C
116K
117I
118X
119N
120B
121O
122M
123H
124I
125L
126P
127Z
128B
129G
130Y
131J
132W
133D
134A
135H
136I
137F
138E
139S
140Q
141M
142F
143V
144L
145K
146J
147U
148P
149H
150I
151T
152L
153D
154C
155E
156B
157Y
158M
159L
160N
161Z
162P
163G
164T
165M
166I
167F
168V
169B
170Q
171A
172E
173U
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
Author and title from the first letter of each answer

Click any clue for Quick Edit™

Instructions

Tab key toggles active typing area between clue and main grid.
Arrow keys move around grid or changes clues.
Clicking squares or moving your mouse to hover over them is also useful. You'll figure it out.

 

Found bugs or have suggestions?

This acrostic © 1999, The New York Times.   XWord Info © 2007-2016, Jim Horne.   Solution
Congratulations! Your answer is correct.