AT THE MARATHON

New York Times, Sunday, November 12, 1995

Author: Randolph Ross
Editor: Will Shortz
Randolph Ross
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 138, Blocks: 79 Missing: {QZ} This is puzzle # 29 for Mr. Ross. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Fountain sales : SODAS
6. Makes _____ at : APASS
11. Château Lafite products : CLARETS
18. Used a plane : EVENED
20. Angle measurement : RADIAN
22. Gone : EATENUP
23. Mama bird : NESTER
24. Like the toughest part of the race : ANUPHILLBATTLE
26. Pod preceder : TRI
27. Gordon of "Oklahoma!" : MACRAE
29. Year in the Yucatán : ANO
30. Greek dialect : DORIC
31. Homely fruit : UGLI
33. W.W. II woman : WAAC
34. Guns : REVS
36. Workout count : REPS
37. Ran hard in the marathon : POUNDEDTHEPAVEMENT
43. "Star _____" : WARS
44. Start for center : EPI
45. Boxer Griffith : EMILE
46. Calendar abbr. : FRI
49. _____-Rivières, Quebec : TROIS
52. Like a marathoner : INTHELONGRUN
55. Jog through old-fashioned streets : HITTHEBRICKS
60. "...and the fourth for mine _____": Addison : ENEMIES
61. Largely : INTHEMAIN
62. Nuclear force elements : SAMS
65. Work at the post office : SORT
66. Vlad the Impaler, e.g. : DESPOT
68. Upgrade the factory : RETOOL
72. Nutty : BATS
76. Switch suffix : EROO
78. Kept healthy : NOURISHED
83. '60s British invasion band, with "The" : ANIMALS
87. Doing poorly at the marathon : NOTUPTOSPEED
89. Did well at the marathon : HADAGOODTIME
92. Land at Orly? : TERRE
93. Eye sore : STY
94. Habituate : INURE
95. TD's are worth 6 each : PTS
97. Cruising : ASEA
99. Signed up for the marathon : JOINEDTHEHUMANRACE
105. W.W. II adversary : TOJO
108. County below Broward : DADE
109. Correct copy : EDIT
110. Use an optical reader : SCAN
111. "_____ my case" : IREST
113. Fathers and sons : MEN
114. Thicket trees : ALDERS
116. John Gunther topic : USA
117. Overdo it at the marathon : GOTHEEXTRAMILE
121. Minute : ATOMIC
123. International accord : ENTENTE
124. Duke of the Dodgers : SNIDER
125. Obvious : PATENT
126. Honey _____ : ROASTED
127. Horned creatures : TOADS
128. Things to avoid : NONOS
1. Parodied : SENTUP
2. Exceed : OVERGO
3. Ball's production company : DESILU
4. Hill builder : ANT
5. Look : SEEM
6. Turkish landfall : ARARAT
7. Verve : PANACHE
8. Musically together : ADUE
9. Suck up : SIP
10. Clive Cussler best seller : SAHARA
11. Piece of animation : CEL
12. Chem. classroom : LAB
13. Small amount : ATAD
14. Answer : RETORT
15. _____ deux : ENTRE
16. Dutch still-life subject : TULIP
17. Project details : SPECS
19. Chest part : DRAWER
21. Assyrian capital : NINEVEH
25. Title words before "Do" and after "Do You" : LOVEME
28. Heels : CADS
32. Accepted by : INWITH
35. Put on a happy face : SMILE
38. Extinguished : DASHED
39. Miniseries, maybe : EPIC
40. Fox hunter's coat : PINKS
41. Southern religious school : ELON
42. Hawaiian state bird : NENE
46. Cold, in Caracas : FRIO
47. Sorry soul : RUER
48. Research facility: Abbr. : INST
49. Summer weather stat. : THI
50. "Oysters _____ season" : RIN
51. Giant slugger : OTT
53. Ivan or Peter : TSAR
54. Baseball execs, for short : GMS
56. Glasgow uncle : EME
57. First degrees : BAS
58. Ready to eat : RIPE
59. With 69-Down, a pet's choice : INOR
63. Software listing : MENU
64. VCR button : STOP
67. Three-time skiing gold medalist Sailer : TONI
69. See 59-Down : OUT
70. Incan treasure : ORO
71. Conversation starter : LISTEN
72. Dickensian expletives : BAHS
73. Gray's subj. : ANAT
74. A _____ sum : TIDY
75. Little, to a lassie : SMA
77. Get-up-and-go : OOMPH
79. Tribal weapons : SPEARS
80. Part of H.R.H. : HER
81. Auction conclusion : EER
82. He ran with R.M.N. : DDE
84. Money-changer's profit : AGIO
85. Burt's ex : LONI
86. In good health : SOUND
88. Head of Le Havre : TETE
90. Imagined : DREAMT
91. Hay drying machines : TEDDERS
96. Prepared shrimp : SHELLED
97. Suisse sweetheart : AMIE
98. Ancient Persian governor : SATRAP
99. Kids : JOSHES
100. Kind of farmer : TENANT
101. Sources of milk : UDDERS
102. Sharpness : ACUMEN
103. Clams _____ : CASINO
104. Passes : ENACTS
105. Symbol of ferocity : TIGER
106. Home of the Black Bears : ORONO
107. Volkswagen model : JETTA
112. Caterpillar construction : TENT
114. It ends at the Temple of Vulcan : AIDA
115. The Man : STAN
118. Baseball season in Montréal : ETE
119. Marked a ballot : XED
120. "O sole _____" : MIO
122. Oklahoma tribe : OTO

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