TURNABOUT IS FAIR PLAY

New York Times, Sunday, October 8, 2006

Author: Fred Piscop
Editor: Will Shortz
Fred Piscop
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 72 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 107 for Mr. Piscop. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2006, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Fink on : RATOUT
7. ___ Reid (the Green Hornet) : BRITT
12. Suffix with cannon : ADE
15. Coverage grp. : HMO
18. Yank out : EVULSE
19. Add zip to : SEASON
20. Lyric poem : RONDEAU
22. Result of a laundry room short? : FIREINTHEIRON
24. Third tone of a musical scale : MEDIANT
25. Yakked, yakked, yakked : RANON
26. Assault verbally : RANTAT
27. Run down : DIS
28. Vitamin amts. : RDAS
29. Nav. rank : ENS
30. Sr.'s test : GRE
32. Rolodex no. : TEL
33. Myrmecologist's interest : ANT
34. Josip Broz, familiarly : TITO
35. Ecol., e.g. : SCI
36. Magi's origin : EAST
39. Simple abodes : LEANTOS
42. "___ Blu Dipinto di Blu" : NEL
43. What a turkey stuffer has? : HANDINTHEBIRD
47. Jacked up : HOISTED
49. Like many leases : ONEYEAR
50. Drink often served hot : SAKE
52. ___ scale : MOHS
53. "American Idol" judge : SIMON
56. Team's burden : PLOW
58. Do at the wrong moment : MISTIME
60. Strengthen : NOURISH
63. Group of notables : WHOSWHO
65. Jezebel's husband : AHAB
68. Row C, maybe: Abbr. : IND
69. Cousin of a herring : SHAD
71. One with a six-yr. position : SEN
72. Solar wind particles : IONS
74. U.K. bestowal : OBE
75. Coughed up : PAID
77. Spectacles : EYEWEAR
79. Has a few : TIPPLES
81. More informative : NEWSIER
83. Where bills go : TILL
86. Clark role : RHETT
87. Tommy Dorsey hit "Oh, Look ___ Now" : ATME
88. Tiny bit of time: Abbr. : NSEC
90. Took it easy : COASTED
93. Maximally sore : ACHIEST
95. Test for a needed hosiery change? : NOSEINTHESOCK
100. Tee off : IRE
101. Burst open : DEHISCE
103. Hospital supply : SERA
104. Iowa college : COE
105. Defendant at law: Abbr. : RESP
107. Relative of atmo- : AER
108. Locale in lilac-time, in an Alfred Noyes poem : KEW
110. Old telecom conglomerate : ITT
112. Don't just seem : ARE
113. ___ morgana (mirage) : FATA
114. Singsong syllable : TRA
115. Haberdashery item : TIETAC
118. Marsh wader : HERON
120. Hurried, on a score : AGITATO
122. Cause of a beach house phone glitch? : SANDINTHELINE
124. Place to play Ping-Pong : RECHALL
125. Like some dates : PITTED
126. Longtime Disney chief : EISNER
127. Many a dogsled driver: Abbr. : ESK
128. Daughter of Loki, in Norse myth : HEL
129. Blow away : FLOOR
130. Halloween bagful : TREATS
1. Internet browser button : REFRESH
2. Airline to Bogot√° : AVIANCA
3. Hits the sack : TURNSIN
4. Pan lubricant : OLEO
5. Not abstinent : USING
6. Our base : TEN
7. "___ there" : BEEN
8. John of Broadway's "Carousel" : RAITT
9. Acre resident : ISRAELI
10. Fife players : TOOTLERS
11. Spike TV, once : TNN
12. Evidence of a passer-by in a photo? : ARMINTHESHOT
13. Playground retort : DOESTOO
14. Cut off : END
15. Ostrich's pose? : HEADINTHEHOLE
16. Everglades swimmers : MANATEES
17. Beat in the market : OUTSOLD
19. "Get a Job" syllable : SHA
21. Lowdown : DIRT
23. ___ of Paris : TREATY
27. Vice president after George : DAN
31. 1968 Peace Nobelist Cassin : RENE
37. Name for a farm dog : SHEP
38. Blue shade : TEAL
40. Hemingway's "The Nick ___ Stories" : ADAMS
41. ___ Valley, Calif. : SIMI
44. Kind of prize : DOOR
45. Civil-rights leader Roy : INNIS
46. Wander in a library : BROWSE
48. Popular block puzzle first put out in 1969 : SOMA
51. Aussie's neighbor : KIWI
53. Unrespectful sort : SNIP
54. Macbeth's burial place : IONA
55. Off-road vehicle gearshift problem? : MUDINTHESTICK
57. Eared plant : WHEAT
59. Brand of home perm kits : TONI
61. Cows and sows : SHES
62. Sandwich for a horse? : HAYINTHEROLL
64. Way to serve chop suey : ONRICE
66. Look out for, say : ABET
67. Oscar title starter : BEST
70. G.P.A. spoilers : DEES
73. Toot : SPREE
76. ___-pointe (ballet position) : DEMI
78. Small songsters : WRENS
80. Many college profs : PHDS
82. Marijuana : WEED
84. With 85-Down, old DC Comics spinoff : LOIS
85. See 84-Down : LANE
87. Farmers' spreads : ACREAGES
89. Alexander, e.g. : COCKTAIL
91. Unbending : STRICT
92. This isn't it : THAT
93. Expense report item : AIRFARE
94. Grunge rock hub : SEATTLE
96. X-ray : SEEINTO
97. Egg-shaped instrument : OCARINA
98. Noble headwear : CORONET
99. Lamenting ones : KEENERS
102. Bank offering, for short : IRA
106. Way to go : PATH
109. United with : WEDTO
111. Churchill's "___ Finest Hour" : THEIR
116. Seating datum : TIER
117. What's more : AND
119. Additionally : ELSE
121. It may be said to a doctor : AAH
122. Lotion letters : SPF
123. Plenty worked (up) : HET

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