New York Times, Thursday, March 8, 2001

Author: Peter Gordon
Editor: Will Shortz
Peter Gordon
TotalDebutLatestCollabs
969/5/19893/30/20030
SunMonTueWedThuFriSatVariety
83318139519
ScrabbleRebusCirclePangrampre-WS
1.5891611

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JVZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 52 for Mr. Gordon. NYT links: Across Lite

1
C
2
A
3
E
4
N
5
P
6
A
7
S
8
O
9
P
10
R
11
O
12
S
13
O
G
L
E
14
C
AT
C
H
P
15
H
R
A
S
E
16
Q
U
A
D
17
R
AT
I
C
E
Q
U
AT
I
O
N
18
A
L
B
I
N
O
19
H
E
L
L
O
20
E
P
A
21
R
22
O
23
B
24
R
AT
E
R
25
T
26
R
27
E
AT
28
P
29
E
AT
B
O
30
G
S
31
S
O
F
T
32
C
33
N
AT
T
E
R
34
A
35
R
36
M
37
P
O
L
Y
U
38
N
S
AT
U
R
AT
39
E
D
F
AT
40
S
K
AT
41
G
O
U
T
S
42
E
X
U
D
E
43
M
AT
U
R
AT
E
44
S
45
P
E
S
O
46
M
47
O
48
T
A
49
N
E
S
50
E
51
T
AT
52
A
G
E
N
53
T
54
S
T
E
R
55
N
56
O
57
G
R
E
AT
E
58
X
59
P
60
E
C
T
AT
I
O
N
61
S
62
D
E
T
E
R
I
O
R
AT
E
63
AT
R
E
E
64
A
S
H
E
65
S
W
AT
S
66
E
I
L
AT
© 2001, The New York Times
Across Down
1. "One Man's San Francisco" author : CAEN
5. ___ doble (Latin dance) : PASO
9. Some Olympians, nowadays : PROS
13. Stare impertinently : OGLE
14. Slogan : CATCHPHRASE
16. Algebra topic : QUADRATICEQUATION
18. Like some rats : ALBINO
19. "You there?" : HELLO
20. Org. that banned DDT : EPA
21. Knock over : ROB
24. Critic, at times : RATER
25. Pay the entire check : TREAT
28. Fertilizer sources : PEATBOGS
31. What a cedilla indicates : SOFTC
33. Talk incessantly : NATTER
34. Turnstile part : ARM
37. It can be found in oil : POLYUNSATURATEDFAT
40. Game in which jacks are highest trumps : SKAT
41. Inflammatory diseases : GOUTS
42. Radiate : EXUDE
43. Ripens : MATURATES
45. Monterrey jack? : PESO
46. Pinch-hitting great Manny ___ : MOTA
49. Super ___ (old video game standard) : NES
50. Washington, to Lafayette : ETAT
52. Fed : AGENT
54. Chafing dish fuel : STERNO
57. 1947 Best Picture nominee : GREATEXPECTATIONS
62. Waste away : DETERIORATE
63. Answer to the riddle "Dressed in summer, naked in winter" : ATREE
64. 1980's Davis Cup captain : ASHE
65. Hits a fly : SWATS
66. City on the Gulf of Aqaba : EILAT
1. Serving with vin : COQ
2. Río contents : AGUA
3. Airline with King David Lounges : ELAL
4. "Nashville" co-star : NEDBEATTY
5. Outdoor dining spot : PATIO
6. N.C. State plays in it : ACC
7. H. Rider Haggard novel : SHE
8. Alphabet trio : OPQ
9. They talk too much : PRATERS
10. Angrily harangue : RAILAT
11. "___ Mio" : OSOLE
12. "Sí" man? : SENOR
14. Break activity, perhaps : CATNAP
15. "What's that?" : HUH
17. Saw with the grain : RIP
21. Knocking noises : RATATATTATS
22. Kind of triangle : OBTUSE
23. Louis Botha, notably : BOER
25. Recipe abbr. : TSPS
26. Fleece : ROOK
27. Black key : EFLAT
29. Guarantee : ENSURE
30. Blender setting : GRATE
32. The Rhumba King : CUGAT
34. Together, in music : ADUE
35. Some mail designations: Abbr. : RFDS
36. San ___, Calif. : MATEO
38. Something in writing? : NOUN
39. An American in Paris, perhaps : EXPATRIATE
43. Dugong's cousin : MANATEE
44. Half of quattordici : SETTE
46. A Gabor sister : MAGDA
47. Cruel people : OGRES
48. Choppers : TEETH
51. Part of a baby bottle : TEAT
53. Artist Gerard ___ Borch : TER
54. Flies away : SCATS
55. "Me neither" : NORI
56. 1977 Scott Turow book : ONEL
58. Greek letters : XIS
59. "Ker-bam!" : POW
60. Quod ___ faciendum : ERAT
61. Subway wish : SEAT

Found bugs or have suggestions?

Previous puzzle | Next puzzle