SOUNDS OF THE PAST

New York Times, Sunday, December 13, 1998

Author: Richard Silvestri
Editor: Will Shortz
Richard Silvestri
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 71 Missing: {KQXZ} This is puzzle # 76 for Mr. Silvestri. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1998, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Clog kin : SABOT
6. Come clean : FESSUP
12. Diner bottle : CATSUP
18. Harangue : BERATE
19. Carol opening : ADESTE
20. Property receiver : ALIENEE
22. Cook on the screen : ELISHA
23. "Three's Company" co-star : RITTER
24. Harder to plow, perhaps : ROOTIER
25. Finish last in a renting contest? : LEASELEAST
27. Luster on display? : SHINESHOWN
29. This side of : UNDER
30. Plunge suddenly : SWOOP
32. Thirst quenchers : ADES
33. Genealogy word : NEE
34. Deseeders : GINS
35. Spider-Man creator Lee : STAN
36. Have relevance : APPLY
38. Fools : ASSES
40. Top gun : ACE
41. A nephew of Donald's : HUEY
42. Beat : PULSE
43. Commodities exchange area : PIT
44. 1899 warrior : BOER
45. Dodge : RUSE
46. Breastwork : PARAPET
50. Took wing : SOARED
53. Panel of tiresome people? : BOREBOARD
56. Manchurian border river : YALU
57. Collegiate starter : INTER
58. Seeger of song : PETE
59. Witch's place : ENDOR
60. Team number : STAT
61. Put away : STOW
62. Brand of sauce : RAGU
63. One of the wealthy : HAVE
64. Jackson 5 member : TITO
65. Bough : LIMB
66. Sound off : OPINE
68. Mane area : NAPE
69. Chairperson? : CANER
70. Abu Dhabi bigwig : EMIR
71. Ship perfume? : SENDSCENT
73. Many chords : TRIADS
74. Rally : RECOVER
76. Bob in the Olympics : SLED
77. "The Grapes of Wrath" name : JOAD
78. Alliance for Progress grp. : OAS
79. Sound of a step : TREAD
81. Rein in : CURB
82. It ends in Oct. : DST
85. U.S. Open champ, 1985-87 : LENDL
88. Roger Rabbit et al. : TOONS
89. Suffers : AILS
90. Builder's choice : SITE
91. Profitable extraction : ORE
92. Sectional : SOFA
93. Recipe verb : SAUTE
95. Orbital point : APSIS
96. Bridge-support combine? : TRUSSTRUST
100. Payoffs to chart makers? : GRAPHGRAFT
102. Nominal : TITULAR
103. Self-important sort : TINGOD
105. Fit for farming : ARABLE
106. Another : ONEMORE
107. Undivided : ENTIRE
108. Stirred up : ROILED
109. Searches blindly : GROPES
110. Become whole again : REHEAL
111. Two of Henry's six : ANNES
1. Containing element #34 : SELENIC
2. Daughter of Minos : ARIADNE
3. Chorus section : BASSES
4. Significant person? : OTHER
5. Shade of blue : TEAL
6. Remote : FARAWAY
7. Inventor of the stock ticker : EDISON
8. Scrap : SETTO
9. J.F.K. arrival : SST
10. Western tribe : UTES
11. As the case may be : PERHAPS
12. 1974 Oscar winner : CARNEY
13. Bitter drug : ALOES
14. Castilian kinsmen : TIOS
15. Genesis son : SETH
16. Workers' protectors : UNIONS
17. Little fellow : PEEWEE
18. Source of caviar : BELUGA
21. Sea flock : ERNES
26. C4H8O2, e.g. : ESTER
28. Groundless : IDLE
31. VCR button : PAUSE
35. Sought damages : SUED
37. Annapolis frosh : PLEBE
38. Go public with : AIR
39. Remain sober? : STAYSTAID
41. Groundbreaking person : HOER
42. Like Galahad : PURE
43. Sky pilot : PADRE
44. Group of beer drinkers? : BREWBROOD
45. On the portly side : ROTUND
46. Put to the test : PROVE
47. Ornamental film : PATINA
48. On a high : ELATED
49. After-class aides : TUTORS
50. St. Louis Browns Hall-of-Famer : SISLER
51. In installments : ONTIME
52. Kind of clock : ATOMIC
53. Get one's feet wet : BEGIN
54. Present : ONHAND
55. Go with the flow : ADAPT
58. Origami supply : PAPER
62. Tournament flora : ROSES
67. City in the Ruhr : ESSEN
68. Can't do without : NEED
69. Grumbler : CRAB
72. Phylum subdivision : CLASS
73. Rocky peaks : TORS
75. Batman after Michael : VAL
77. Dixie drink : JULEP
79. Hot and sour soup ingredient : TOFU
80. Oven pan : ROASTER
81. Stronghold : CITADEL
82. Put out of commission : DISABLE
83. Represses : STIFLES
84. No longer green : TESTED
85. Numbers game : LOTTO
86. Astray : ERRING
87. Like "it" : NEUTER
88. Australia's ___ Strait : TORRES
89. Sky lights : AURORA
90. Turn badly? : SPRAIN
92. It may be blank : STARE
94. Longhorn's rival : AGGIE
95. Soil sci. : AGRON
97. Japanese sport : SUMO
98. Hardly haute cuisine : SLOP
99. Point at the dinner table? : TINE
101. ___-kiri : HARA
104. Nonacademic degree : NTH

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