GAINING WEIGHT

New York Times, Sunday, January 31, 1999

Author: Manny Nosowsky
Editor: Will Shortz
Manny Nosowsky
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 136, Blocks: 70 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 84 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1999, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Gold count : KARATS
7. Calif. daily : LATIMES
14. See 17-Down : GLASS
19. Mark of a ruler : ONEINCH
21. Upset and then some : INARAGE
22. Dreadlocks sporter, for short : RASTA
23. Take the algae out for a stroll? : WALKTHEPLANKTON
25. Lord's attendant : ANGEL
26. Public transport : TRAM
27. "Rah!" : OLE
28. "And this is the thanks ___?" : IGET
29. Ax politely : EASEOUT
31. Penta plus three : OCTA
32. Juan-___-Pins (Riviera resort) : LES
33. Sports trophy since 1927 : RYDERCUP
35. Sapporo sash : OBI
36. A question of timing : WHEN
37. Pants problems : ANTS
39. It has shoulders : ROAD
40. Trading partner of ancient Tyre : ADEN
41. Vandalize part of Ohio? : TRASHCANTON
45. Weight lifter : CRANE
46. Annual TV event, with "the" : OSCARS
50. "You have to see this!" : OHLOOK
51. Is worthwhile : PAYS
52. Fate : KARMA
53. Pin spots? : LAPELS
55. It comes with sections : ORANGE
58. 1958 movie chiller, with "The" : BLOB
59. Standard varieties : OILS
60. Old magazine billed as "America's Aviation Weekly" : AERO
63. Introverts : LONERS
64. Deviation : YAW
65. Our church's blond caretaker? : THEFAIRSEXTON
68. Aqueous : WET
69. Lazybones's declaration : MANANA
71. ___ point (never) : ATNO
72. Corp. magnates : CEOS
73. State of the union : UTAH
74. Buyer, in a phrase : EMPTOR
75. Solderer's activity : FUSING
77. Text : PROSE
78. Singer Coolidge : RITA
79. Confessional account of a sensational nature : IDUNIT
81. Naval position : GUNNER
82. Twinkle-toed : AGILE
84. Abide a W.W. II general? : STANDPATTON
87. It doesn't get far from home : BUNT
88. Color of the Seine : BLEU
89. Flying ___ : LEAP
90. What tots are taught : ABCS
94. Blink of an eye : SEC
95. Liqueur brand : DRAMBUIE
99. Nothing at all : NIL
100. Excoriate : FLAY
101. One way to pitch : OVERARM
103. "The Joy of Cooking" writer Rombauer : IRMA
104. Motor attachment? : OLA
105. Cross : FORD
106. Like movies : RATED
107. Storage spot for a midget? : MINIATURECARTON
111. Across-the-board : BROAD
112. Holds one's interest : ENGAGES
113. Fiasco : DEBACLE
114. Scotsman's nickname : SANDY
115. Bacon servings : RASHERS
116. Pass along greetings : SAYHEY
1. Bow (to) : KOWTOW
2. Old-style revolutionary : ANARCH
3. Empathize : RELATE
4. 1993 Super Bowl M.V.P. : AIKMAN
5. Big bang maker : TNT
6. Research types : SCHOLARS
7. Wee : LIL
8. Have ___ of (display) : ANAIR
9. Lemon-flavored, maybe : TANGY
10. Upset : IRKED
11. Concern : MATTERTO
12. It may block a compromise : EGO
13. Like many classical aphorisms : SENECAN
14. Fathom : GRASP
15. Kind of shift : LANE
16. Equal to Isaac? : ASGOODASNEWTON
17. With 14-Across, certain crystal : STEUBEN
18. Brie base : SALTINE
20. Its main street marks Last Chance Gulch : HELENA
24. Flies or gadflies : PESTS
30. Sch. meeting room : AUD
34. Fleece : ROOK
38. Patronizes : SHOPSAT
40. Indo-European speaker : ARYAN
41. Choral syllable : TRA
42. With 83-Down, "new socialist man" advocate : CHE
43. Everywhere : ALLAROUND
44. Nuzzles or nozzles : NOSES
45. "An American in Paris" co-star, 1951 : CARON
46. "No problem here" : OKBYME
47. Bow : SALAAM
48. Give top honors in New Jersey? : CROWNPRINCETON
49. Diplomat: Abbr. : AMB
51. Pullovers : POLOS
53. Go flat? : LIE
54. Class of submarines : ALFA
56. Launderer's challenge : GREASE
57. Purim honoree : ESTHER
59. "Butterfield 8" author : OHARA
61. Carnegie Hall event : RECITAL
62. Team components : OXEN
65. Government issue : TNOTE
66. Just for laughs : INFUN
67. Dress (up) : TOG
70. Inclined : ATILT
73. Coffee maker : URN
76. Small intake : SIP
77. "Miró, Miró, on the wall," e.g. : PUN
79. Particular : ITEM
80. Kindergarteners' art, e.g. : DAUBINGS
81. Succeed : GOPLACES
82. Takes in : ABSORBS
83. See 42-Down : GUEVARA
84. Stir : SLAMMER
85. Verdi's Alfredo Germont, e.g. : TENOR
86. Followed : TAILED
88. Cold call? : BRR
90. Fracas : AFFRAY
91. Measles mark : BLOTCH
92. King of 70's pop : CAROLE
93. 2000 Olympics site : SYDNEY
95. 1941 #1 Sammy Kaye hit : DADDY
96. Whom King David sent to be killed in battle : URIAH
97. Campaign concern : IMAGE
98. Faster's opposite : EATER
102. Pored over : READ
108. "___ moment" : INA
109. Naval letters : USS
110. Denver Nuggets' orig. league : ABA

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