KNIGHTS ERRANT

New York Times, Sunday, February 11, 2001

Author: Bob Peoples and Nancy Salomon
Editor: Will Shortz
Bob Peoples
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Nancy Salomon
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 70 Missing: {QXZ} This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Peoples. This is puzzle # 68 for Ms. Salomon. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2001, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Stud : HEMAN
6. Journal : DAYBOOK
13. Formative : SEMINAL
20. Au courant : AWARE
21. More often than not : ASARULE
22. Threefold : TRINARY
23. Unhappy author's complaint to an editor? : YOUMARMYWORDS
25. Full Italian pockets? : RAVIOLI
26. Train for the ring, in a way : SKIPROPE
27. Prefix with phase : META
29. "The X-Files" extras : GMEN
30. Lance on the bench : ITO
31. How-to book for lovebirds? : THEJOYOFCOOING
37. Tribal drums : TOMTOMS
41. Joie de vivre : ELAN
42. Parisian peeper : OEIL
43. Brouhaha : ADO
44. "Quantum Leap" co-star : STOCKWELL
47. Even chance : TOSSUP
52. Ice cream flavorer : BERRY
55. Parrot's cry : AWK
56. Coupling device : YOKE
58. Ninny : GOOSE
59. Broken plumbing in the basement? : LOOOUTBELOW
63. Proscriptions necessitated by kosher law? : PIGGYBANS
65. Historical records : ANNALS
66. Refrigerator device : DEFROSTER
68. Card game for three : SKAT
69. It may be raw : DEAL
71. Flipper : FIN
72. CNN offering: Abbr. : REPT
74. Nanking nanny : AMAH
77. Take back : REPOSSESS
82. Covers up : CLOAKS
86. Reprobate's choices on a hot day? : SINORSWIM
88. "Go ahead, shoot!"? : TAKEYOURPIC
90. Candidate's concern : IMAGE
91. Executes : DOES
93. Stock or C.D.: Abbr. : INV
94. She played Nora in "The Thin Man" : MYRNA
95. Maxima maker : NISSAN
97. Like virgin land : UNTRODDEN
101. Missing a match : ODD
102. Mars, e.g. : DEUS
104. It has body parts : AUTO
105. City near San Jose : SALINAS
108. Most popular Halloween mask? : BESTSELLINGBOO
114. Bog : FEN
115. Often-twisted treat : OREO
116. Harmony : SYNC
117. It may reveal some bugs : BETATEST
122. Bang source : GUNSHOT
125. What happened when I spilled coffee? : THEJOEWASONME
129. Like Rodeo Drive shops : UPSCALE
130. Undo : REVERSE
131. Provide : ENDUE
132. Soft-shell clam : STEAMER
133. Order from Florida : ORANGES
134. Is quiet : RESTS
1. "Airplane!" actor Robert : HAYS
2. "Return of the Jedi" critter : EWOK
3. Haleakala Crater locale : MAUI
4. Deodorized spot : ARMPIT
5. Close by : NEARTO
6. Still drying : DAMP
7. So far : ASYET
8. Pilot's problem : YAW
9. Friend in the 'hood : BRO
10. Sharer's word : OUR
11. Inherited wealth : OLDMONEY
12. "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" novelist : KESEY
13. Attack from the air : STRAFE
14. Significant stretch : ERA
15. 11th-century date : MIV
16. Architect Jones : INIGO
17. One of the Judds : NAOMI
18. Sen. Specter : ARLEN
19. Reason for a spanking, maybe : LYING
24. Inn array : ROOMS
28. Car trunk item : TOOLKIT
32. Badger : HECKLE
33. Wild bugler : ELK
34. Hook target : JAW
35. Loc. ___ : CIT
36. Science : OLOGY
37. Indian drum : TABLA
38. Cineplex ___ (theater chain) : ODEON
39. No-brainer? : MORON
40. Run through : STAB
45. Receivable : OWED
46. Prunes : LOPS
48. Tale of woe : SOBSTORY
49. Gouge : SOAK
50. Sch. for midshipmen : USNA
51. Nudnik : PEST
53. They're likely to be honked at : ROADHOGS
54. Tree-trimming time : YULE
57. Elbe feeder : EGER
60. Former despots : TSARS
61. Rubs out : OFFS
62. Flicker? : WRIST
64. ___-Roman : GRECO
67. Most qualified to serve : ONEA
70. Dirty : LEWD
73. Prized : PLUM
74. Abecedary link : ASIN
75. "La Bohème" heroine : MIMI
76. Santa ___ (hot winds) : ANAS
78. Way to pray : PIOUSLY
79. Broken mirror, to some : OMEN
80. Big name in snowmobiles : SKIDOO
81. E-mail, e.g. : SEND
83. Splash catcher : APRON
84. Rather, informally : KINDA
85. A heap : SCADS
87. Reviews : READS
89. Part of Y.S.L. : YVES
92. Styptic pencil, e.g. : STANCHER
96. Once called : NEE
98. Persian, e.g. : RUG
99. Handicapper's hangout, briefly : OTB
100. Tariff-eliminating pact : NAFTA
103. Winter coat : ULSTER
106. Flat provider : LEASER
107. Chant : INTONE
108. Phony : BOGUS
109. Blow : ERUPT
110. Have a hunch : SENSE
111. Opera about a diva : TOSCA
112. Opener : INTRO
113. Way too weighty : OBESE
118. Romano sources : EWES
119. Some scrimmagers : ENDS
120. No children's viewing : SMUT
121. Some souvenirs : TEES
123. Easter entrée : HAM
124. Córdoba cry : OLE
126. Astronaut's outing: Abbr. : EVA
127. "Dawson's Creek" character Lindley : JEN
128. Part of many U.R.L.'s : ORG

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