NOTED ANNIVERSARY

New York Times, Sunday, March 1, 2015

Author: Finn Vigeland
Editor: Will Shortz
Finn Vigeland
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 92 Missing: {Q} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 6 for Mr. Vigeland. NYT links: Across Lite PDF

Finn Vigeland notes: The Sound of Music is, as it is for so many people, one of my most treasured movies. It never fails to put me in a good mood. It was such a staple of my childhood that I know the script—lyrics AND ... more
Jeff Chen notes: Tribute puzzle, celebrating the 50th anniversary one of the most popular films of all-time, THE SOUND OF MUSIC. Nice added touch to incorporate rebus squares of DO RE MI FA SOL LA TI DO in an ascending scale. ... more
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Across Down
1. "u r KIDDING!" : OMG
4. Doesn't tread lightly : CLOMPS
10. Neighbor of a delt : PEC
13. 1958 space monkey : GORDO
17. Site of cataracts : NILE
19. Chillax : VEGOUT
20. Goof : ERR
21. "Conversely ...," online : OTOH
22. Pass : ENACT
24. Setting of 118-Across : SALZBURGAUSTRIA
27. Language from which "tattoo" comes : SAMOAN
29. Mens ___ (legal term) : REA
30. Required : ESSENTIAL
31. Star of 118-Across : JULIEANDREWS
35. "Roll Over Beethoven" group, briefly : ELO
36. Chemistry lab droppers : PIPETS
37. Luggage checker, for short : TSA
38. Hearing something? : LAWSUIT
43. Author LeShan : EDA
44. Botanist Carl Linnaeus, for one : SWEDE
48. With 65-Down, 160-year-old fraternity founded at Miami University of Ohio : SIGMA
49. Opening lyric of 118-Across : THEHILLSAREALIVE
57. Complaints : FLAK
58. Georgetown athlete : HOYA
59. Send : ELATE
60. Important factor in a crossword tournament : SOLVINGTIME
62. Eclipses, to some : OMENS
64. Raid target : ROACH
67. ___ Fridays : TGI
68. Duo behind 118-Across : RODGERSANDHAMMERSTEIN
77. Fútbol announcer's shout : GOL
78. See 130-Across : SIREE
79. Lightly hammered? : TIPSY
80. "Così Fan Tutte," e.g. : OPERABUFFA
86. "The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel" actress : DENCH
89. Do some roof work : TILE
90. Port authority? : WINO
91. Honor for 118-Across : BESTPICTUREOSCAR
95. Sports bar fixture : LCDTV
97. Narnia girl : SUSAN
98. Curmudgeon's review : UGH
99. Fish dish : SASHIMI
101. Prefix with city or centennial : TRI
103. Digressions : ASIDES
106. It ends in Nov. : DST
108. Family upon whom 118-Across is based : THEVONTRAPPS
111. Wynken, Blynken and Nod, e.g. : THREESOME
115. Whup : TAN
116. Recondite : ARCANE
118. Movie that opened on 3/2/1965 : THESOUNDOFMUSIC
122. Superdietary, informally : NOCAL
123. "Pics ___ didn't happen" (slangy challenge) : ORIT
124. "Wailing" instrument : SAX
125. Big export of Myanmar : RUBIES
126. Nine-month pregnancy : TERM
127. "Let's Make a Deal" features : DOORS
128. Figure in a Sunni/Shia dispute : ALI
129. Where the Potemkin Steps are : ODESSA
130. With 78-Across, "Righto!" : YES
1. Two out of 11? : ONES
2. Nicki with the 2014 hit "Anaconda" : MINAJ
3. Dress to the nines : GLAMUP
4. Rite Aid rival : CVS
5. Picks up : LEARNS
6. Checked out : OGLED
7. "The culminating point that beauty has attained in the sphere of music," per Tchaikovsky : MOZART
8. ___ crawl : PUB
9. Guy's name that's an alphabet run : STU
10. Viola parts : PEGS
11. Remove any trace of : ERASE
12. 1961 Disney villainess : CRUELLA
13. Crime boss John : GOTTI
14. Not esta or esa : OTRA
15. Disturb : ROIL
16. 2022 World Cup city : DOHA
18. Food poisoning cause : ECOLI
23. Asian capital nicknamed the City of Azaleas : TAIPEI
25. Hi-___ : RES
26. Does a real number on, say : SNOWS
28. Something a trypanophobe fears : NEEDLE
32. In the slightest : ATALL
33. Latin 101 verb : ESSE
34. Trumpet sound : WAWA
39. Go (through) : SIFT
40. Citrus fruit : UGLI
41. Official in a turban : IMAM
42. Bit of filming : TAKE
45. ___ de México (Mexico City daily) : ELSOL
46. A.L. East, e.g.: Abbr. : DIV
47. Paperless party planner's option : EVITE
49. 2011 Marvel film : THOR
50. ___ neanderthalensis : HOMO
51. Checked out : EYED
52. "___ tight" : HANG
53. Singer Bareilles with the 2007 hit "Love Song" : SARA
54. Heaps : ATON
55. Interprets : READS
56. Many a Silicon Valley worker: Abbr. : ENGR
61. Heart : GIST
63. Maker of Dreamcast games : SEGA
65. See 48-Across : CHI
66. Cave opening? : HARDC
69. Eldest Stark child on "Game of Thrones" : ROBB
70. Pivots : SLUES
71. Rendezvous : MEET
72. File ___ : MENU
73. Little songbirds : TITS
74. Bigger than big : EPIC
75. Luzón, por ejemplo : ISLA
76. Manhattanite, e.g., for short : NYER
80. Hooters : OWLS
81. 12 points : PICA
82. Cuts off : ENDS
83. Senator William who pioneered a type of I.R.A. : ROTH
84. Seminoles' sch. : FSU
85. Part of the food pyramid : FATS
87. Sicilian border? : CRUST
88. Flight from danger : HEGIRA
92. Orbit, e.g. : PATH
93. About : INRE
94. "Rats!" : OHDARN
96. Smartphone capability : VIDEO
100. Crown since 1952 : MISSUSA
102. Hookup in bed? : IVTUBE
103. Annual awards in animation : ANNIES
104. Site of Spaceship Earth : EPCOT
105. Kevin of "House of Cards" : SPACEY
107. Unlike much Schoenberg music : TONAL
108. Formula One driver ___ Fabi : TEO
109. Haven : OASIS
110. Pitfall : SNARE
111. "Comin' ___ the Rye" : THRO
112. Prince, e.g. : HEIR
113. Lies : RESTS
114. Year that Cambridge's St. John's College was founded : MDXI
117. Stately trees : ELMS
118. Kind of list : TODO
119. To's partner : FRO
120. Joe : MUD
121. Civil War inits. : CSA

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