INDIAN CORN

New York Times, Sunday, February 22, 1998

Author: Fred Piscop
Editor: Will Shortz
Fred Piscop
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 74 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 41 for Mr. Piscop. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1998, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Instrument superseded by the viol : REBEC
6. W.W. I Allied plane : SPAD
10. Switch's partner : BAIT
14. Unappetizing fare : GLOP
18. Dangerous strain : EBOLA
19. "I understand!" : AHSO
20. Put ___ question : INTO
21. Bagpipe part : DRONE
22. Primitive Indian? : CROWMAGNON
24. Former White House nickname : DICK
25. Rebelled : RISEN
26. Not happy with : SOREAT
27. Words before "about" : ONOR
29. Indian comic strip character? : THESADSAC
31. Take a powder : SCRAM
33. Country name : REBA
35. "Carousel" choreographer : DEMILLE
36. Where the Knicks play: Abbr. : MSG
39. PC menu selection : HELP
40. Simmons rival : SEALY
42. Ending with iron or tin : WARE
43. Stopover for young Indians? : UTEHOSTEL
46. Hydroplane part : FLOAT
48. Brewery fixture : OAST
51. Anderson of sitcoms : LONI
52. C in a C scale, e.g. : TONIC
54. What the Indian said after taking out a car loan? : IOWABUNDLE
57. Some computer program sequences : LOOPS
59. Bound collection : SHEAF
61. "The Capeman" composer : SIMON
62. Kind of bank : EYE
63. Tot's cry : PAPA
64. It bollixes up the machinery : GRIT
66. Neighed : NICKERED
68. Indian's interpretation of Robert Browning? : OTOEBEINENGLAND
73. In condensed format : CAPSULAR
76. "Well done!" in Italy : BENE
77. Vintner's prefix : OENO
80. One of L.B.J.'s beagles : HER
81. Make a new connection with : RETAP
83. Rest stop lineup : SEMIS
86. Jordan dropped it in 1949 : TRANS
88. Sound effects in an Indian haunted house? : ERIENOISES
91. Metronome settings : TEMPI
93. Dietary, in ads : LITE
94. It's sometimes "junk" : FOOD
95. ___ one's heels : NIPAT
97. Indian weatherman's forecast? : APACHEFOG
99. Echo : RING
102. Advantage : LEGUP
104. Current: Prefix : RHEO
105. Trainer's workplace, perhaps : SPA
106. Paint remover component : ACETONE
109. Give off intense light : LASE
110. "___ Thief" (1950 movie) : ONCEA
112. Indian's "Well, sorr-r-ry!"? : SOSIOUXME
114. Detriment : HARM
116. Citroën model name : ACTIVA
120. He caught his adversary's ear : TYSON
121. Often underreported income : TIPS
123. What the Indian said after his son's road test? : HOPIPASSED
125. Does a warm-up (for) : OPENS
126. "Biscuit" introduced in 1912 : OREO
127. Jazz singer Jones : ETTA
128. "The Family Circus" cartoonist : KEANE
129. "Tom Thumb" star Tamblyn : RUSS
130. Downright blue : LEWD
131. It may be common : NOUN
132. Bridge seats : EASTS
1. RCA products: Abbr. : RECS
2. River through Aragón : EBRO
3. Yahoo : BOOR
4. Cary of "The Princess Bride" : ELWES
5. Former W.B.C. lightweight champion : CAMACHO
6. Flag : SAG
7. Mekong River capital : PHNOMPENH
8. "...and shall bring forth ___": Matt. : ASON
9. Drive participants : DONORS
10. Action at Christie's : BID
11. Lorelei Lee's creator : ANITALOOS
12. Restlessness : ITCH
13. Puffed, as a reefer : TOKED
14. Bronco's locale : GRIDIRON
15. Store come-on : LOSSLEADER
16. Hoopster/actor : ONEAL
17. p., as in Plymouth : PENCE
21. College major : DRAMA
23. Like a body in Newton's first law : ATREST
28. Lagoon perimeter : REEF
30. Patch up : SEW
32. Some choristers : ALTOS
34. "Road" film destination : BALI
36. Weigh, with "over" : MULL
37. Urban playing site : STOOP
38. Salami choice : GENOA
41. Turning about the vertical : YAWING
44. "Fantasia" dancers : HIPPOS
45. Loyal subject : LIEGE
47. Language of India : TAMIL
49. Roy Rogers, né Leonard ___ : SLYE
50. Initiated, with "off" : TEED
53. West Indies native : CARIB
55. Florida city, informally : BOCA
56. Disentangle : UNKNOT
58. Husband of Ops, in myth : SATURN
60. They often accompany ejections : FINES
65. Precept : TENET
67. Channel swimmer Gertrude : EDERLE
69. It's found in sticks : OLEO
70. Kind of kitchen : EATIN
71. South American stamp word : BRASIL
72. Temple of Zeus site : NEMEA
73. One who takes orders : CHEF
74. Sleek, in car lingo : AERO
75. Some wimple wearers : PRIORESSES
78. Babes in the woods : NAIFS
79. Bunk position : ONTOP
82. Black and white cartoon character : PEPELEPEW
84. Like a jam : IMPROMPTU
85. He notched 363 victories : SPAHN
87. Big name in games : SEGA
89. Bibliophilic data : EDITIONS
90. Long story : SAGA
92. Martian feature : ICECAP
96. "Oh, go on!" : TUSH
98. Cornmeal slab : HOECAKE
100. High times? : NOONS
101. Hartebeest kin : GNU
103. Female fowl : PEAHEN
106. New York "Place" name : ASTOR
107. South American rodent : COYPU
108. Hail : EXTOL
111. Lost : ATSEA
113. Goo : MIRE
115. ___-tiller : ROTO
117. "Stupid ___ stupid does" : ISAS
118. Garment slit : VENT
119. Cool drinks : ADES
122. "Old" country : SOD
124. Author Fleming : IAN

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