LOGICAL CAREER CHANGES

New York Times, Sunday, March 16, 1997

Author: David J. Kahn
Editor: Will Shortz
David J. Kahn
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 74 Missing: {QZ} This is puzzle # 26 for Mr. Kahn. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1997, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Cruelty : SADISM
7. Conspicuous success : ECLAT
12. Deliver : SHIP
16. Metered rental : CAB
19. 1979 Vanessa Redgrave title role : AGATHA
20. "You ___ Beautiful" : ARESO
21. Naturalness : EASE
22. Santa ___ winds : ANA
23. PLASTIC SURGEON : LIFTOPERATOR
25. Trisyllabic cadences : ANAPESTS
27. Landon from Kansas : ALF
28. GARDENER : PLANTMANAGER
30. Play to ___ (deadlock) : ATIE
31. Hamlin's "L.A. Law" co-star : DEY
32. A pop : PER
33. "Yikes!" : EEK
34. Fraternity letters : NUS
35. Lively ones : GRIGS
36. Storm type : WESTER
38. ___ Friday : GAL
39. Reddish brown : WALNUT
40. Curator's deg. : MFA
42. Really enjoys oneself : HASABALL
45. Female friend of Franco : AMIGA
46. Feel-good times : WELLDAYS
49. Cassio's adversary : IAGO
50. Injured, in a way : KNEED
51. Eye problem : IRITIS
52. Spice used in pickling : TARRAGON
55. Order : WRIT
57. Valueless item : FIG
58. Neighbor of Turk. : SYR
60. Take-home : NET
61. Slave of Amneris : AIDA
63. St. Louis pro : RAM
65. Old English letter : EDH
66. BASKETBALL REFEREE : COURTREPORTER
70. Quite some time : ERA
71. Even : YET
72. Royal Ascot time : JUNE
73. House vote : NAY
74. Blue : SAD
75. Economic stat. : CPI
76. Org. involved in Bosnia : NATO
78. Small endocrine : GLANDULA
82. Early German : TEUTON
84. Some schools, informally : TECHS
86. Perceive : FEEL
87. Baby oil brand : JOHNSONS
89. Interest : STAKE
90. Kind of error : CLERICAL
92. Crisis points?: Abbr. : ERS
93. Actress North : SHEREE
94. Tricked : HAD
95. Lime and others : OXIDES
98. Zestful : TANGY
99. Short dog, for short : POM
100. Joined : ONE
102. Force: Lat. : VIS
103. Ax : CAN
106. Old Norse collection : EDDA
107. MARRIAGE COUNSELOR : MAKEUPARTIST
110. ___ Piedras, P.R. : RIO
111. Enhearten : REASSURE
113. CATTLE BREEDER : STOCKANALYST
115. Bird with a white tail : ERN
116. Expos V.I.P. : ALOU
117. Copier, for short : MIMEO
118. Anna Pavlova, e.g. : ETOILE
119. 37-Down, in Oberhausen : OST
120. Squeal : YELP
121. Fatty ___ : ACIDS
122. Longed : YENNED
1. Leaves for a restaurant? : SALAD
2. Quick : AGILE
3. Bats : DAFFY
4. Sheraton's parent : ITT
5. Boutique : SHOPPE
6. "The ___ redden in the sun": Bryant : MAPLES
7. Take home : EARN
8. Bomb aftermaths : CRATERS
9. 1969 Paul Revere & the Raiders hit : LETME
10. Drenched : ASOAK
11. Rip, but not Van Winkle : TORN
12. Harbor sight : SEAGULL
13. Certain hose : HANES
14. Bavarian river : ISAR
15. Sparkle : PEP
16. FISHING BOAT CAPTAIN : CASTINGDIRECTOR
17. 1493 Columbus landing site : ANTIGUA
18. Most abject : BASEST
24. Ribald : EARTHY
26. More primitive : EARLIER
29. Kind of computer : ANALOG
35. TOY DESIGNER : GAMEWARDEN
36. With 96-Down, movie pioneer : WALT
37. N.F.C. ___ : EAST
38. Dotty : GAGA
39. Pasty : WAN
40. City near Hartford : MERIDEN
41. BAIL BONDSMAN : FLIGHTATTENDANT
43. Exposer : AIRER
44. JUDGE : BARTENDER
46. Judy Blume best seller : WIFEY
47. CHIROPRACTOR : DISCJOCKEY
48. Words with were or know : ASYOU
50. Joins : KNITS
53. Amazon, e.g. : ANT
54. It fits in a lock : OAR
56. Florida game fish : TARPONS
59. Stepping places : RUNGS
62. Finis : DEATH
64. Pipelines : MAINS
67. Bro. or sist. : REL
68. King, Pope or Emperor : PAULI
69. Fleischer's Olive ___ : OYL
77. March ender, maybe : TEARGAS
79. Burning : AFLAME
80. Shortage : NEED
81. Comet competitor : AJAX
83. Brings into play : USES
85. Part of a bray : HEE
88. "Twelfth Night" countess : OLIVIA
89. Overhangs : SHADERS
90. Become emotional : CHOKEUP
91. Arm-twisted : COERCED
93. Family room feature : STEREO
96. See 36-Down : DISNEY
97. Leftovers? : ESTATE
99. Word of mouth : PAROL
100. ___ nerve : OPTIC
101. Wynonna's mother : NAOMI
103. 1993 Aerosmith hit : CRYIN
104. Seating request : AISLE
105. Wrote down : NOTED
107. Slipper without a back : MULE
108. West Point inits. : USMA
109. Ring results : TKOS
112. Right to influence : SAY
114. Cambodia's ___ Nol : LON

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