ODD JOBS

New York Times, Sunday, November 24, 2002

Author: Nancy Salomon and Lee Glickstein
Editor: Will Shortz
Nancy Salomon
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Lee Glickstein
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 70 Missing: {XZ} This is puzzle # 98 for Ms. Salomon. This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Glickstein. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Fundraising letter, e.g. : APPEAL
7. Kiln users : POTTERS
14. Hatreds : ODIUMS
20. Line of clothing? : CREASE
21. Royal band : CORONET
22. Alley name : TINPAN
23. Mint stamper? : QUARTERPOUNDER
25. Resolve : SETTLE
26. Letters at sea : USS
27. ___ pro nobis (pray for us): Lat. : ORA
28. Place out of place : MISLAY
30. Lifework : TRADE
31. Caesar's "vidi" : ISAW
33. Hardly haute cuisine : GLOP
36. One giving shots on a horse farm? : STUDPOKER
38. First baseman Martinez : TINO
39. English literary alias : ELIA
40. Court sport : JAIALAI
42. Rank below a lt. j.g. : ENS
43. Japan's P.M., 1964-72 : SATO
44. Like young Abe Lincoln : LANK
45. Days ___ : INN
46. Laid up : ILL
48. Singer Taylor ___ : DAYNE
50. CPR expert : EMT
51. Stuffed : FILLEDUP
56. Tangles : RAVELS
59. Soothers : BALMS
61. Mr. Rogers : ROY
62. Ready and willing : GAME
63. Repay : AVENGE
64. "Dear" one : ABBY
65. Boggy lowland : FEN
66. Waverer's word : MAYBE
67. "The Admirable Crichton" playwright : BARRIE
68. Campfire sound : CRACKLE
70. Came together : JELLED
71. Preparing to bloom : INBUD
72. Caribbean music : SKA
73. Dye-yielding plant : ANIL
74. Complete : ENTIRE
75. Series ender : ETAL
76. Telecom giant : GTE
77. Scacchi of "Presumed Innocent" : GRETA
78. Feared fly : TSETSE
79. Mafia bad guy : SILENCER
81. Packed away : ATE
82. Month after Adar : NISAN
84. Prot., for one : REL
85. Schooner contents : ALE
86. Plot part : ACRE
87. Arnaz Sr. or Jr. : DESI
91. "The Simpsons" shopkeeper : APU
94. Tearing more : WEEPIER
97. Speak (with) : MEET
98. North Carolina university : ELON
99. Hit man of the Year? : BESTOFFER
101. Make : EARN
102. "Dang it all!" : RATS
103. Clamorous : AROAR
104. Charges : SETSAT
107. Political suffix : IST
110. Moo ___ pork : SHU
111. Matchmakers : CUPIDS
113. Auditor of restaurant facilities? : KITCHENCOUNTER
117. Online newsgroup system : USENET
118. Spring : EMANATE
119. Scoring up a storm : ONFIRE
120. Halter? : SENTRY
121. Interim government : REGENCY
122. Sprinkled with powder : TALCED
1. Lets off the hook : ACQUITS
2. Where Wilhelm I ruled : PRUSSIA
3. Kind of blouse : PEASANT
4. Teacup handle : EAR
5. About : ASTO
6. Look like a wolf : LEER
7. Narc's find : PCP
8. "Hollywood Squares" win : OOO
9. Declared suit : TRUMP
10. Three-time skiing gold medalist ___ Sailer : TONI
11. Aims : ENDS
12. Captures, as a catfish : REELSIN
13. Levels : STRATA
14. Fourth periods in the N.H.L. : OTS
15. Something to take before you take off? : DIETPILL
16. Opener : INTRO
17. Comprehension : UPTAKE
18. Karl of "The Streets of San Francisco" : MALDEN
19. Snide asides : SNEERS
24. Sleeve type : RAGLAN
29. First name debuting on Broadway, 1951 : YUL
32. Stiff sultan? : WOODENRULER
34. Customer service agent? : LINEBACKER
35. Symbol of strength : OAK
37. How some medicines are taken : DAILY
39. Paris palace : ELYSEE
40. Crowbar schlepper? : JIMMYCARTER
41. Tiny soldiers : ANTS
47. Court-appointed guardian? : LEGALTENDER
49. Cold : ALGID
50. Portoferraio's island : ELBA
51. Charitable surgeon? : FREELANCER
52. Charge carrier : ION
53. Seen in the sun : DAYLIT
54. Brown pigments : UMBERS
55. Carolina river : PEEDEE
56. It might come with a bite : RABIES
57. Sporty Studebaker : AVANTI
58. S.A.T. score component : VERBAL
60. Incantation opener : ABRA
65. Dart : FLIT
66. 140 or more people? : MENSA
69. It's covered by a cap : KNEE
70. Frequent fliers : JETSET
72. Île ___-Hélène : STE
76. Staff leader? : GCLEF
77. Big blow : GALE
80. Changed way of doing things : NEWORDER
83. Promoting peace : IRENIC
85. Sponsor's purchase : AIRTIME
86. Doc bloc : AMA
88. Adaptable : ELASTIC
89. "Take that!" : SOTHERE
90. Covered : INSURED
91. Early computer : ABACUS
92. Study : PERUSE
93. Major in golf : USOPEN
95. Flunking letters : EFS
96. Cheater, perhaps : PEEKER
100. Sully : TAINT
101. Hawke of 2000's "Hamlet" : ETHAN
105. Deer sir : STAG
106. Stridex target : ACNE
108. Lampblack : SOOT
109. Yellowfin, e.g. : TUNA
112. Pork place : STY
114. "... yadda, yadda, yadda" : ETC
115. Waterloo commander : NEY
116. Titans grp. : NFL

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