New York Times, Saturday, March 9, 2002

Author: Dana Motley
Editor: Will Shortz
Dana Motley
TotalDebutLatestCollabs
311/30/19978/16/20130
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
20001721
ScrabbleRebusCirclePangram
1.53000

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 30 Missing: {FQXZ} This is puzzle # 12 for Ms. Motley. NYT links: Across Lite

Support XWord Info

Donation Amount

XWord Info is only possible when people like you choose to support it through donations.

Consider giving $10, $20, or more so this web site can continue to provide its in-depth analysis of NYT crosswords.

Thank you!

1
W
2
E
3
B
4
B
5
S
6
O
7
H
8
M
9
E
10
W
11
O
12
W
13
S
14
A
T
O
U
T
15
J
U
A
N
16
H
A
R
T
17
S
T
A
G
E
18
C
O
A
C
H
19
A
S
I
A
20
H
U
R
L
E
R
21
C
H
A
22
S
T
I
T
Y
23
D
E
L
I
24
A
25
I
N
C
I
S
E
S
26
B
27
M
W
28
E
M
B
29
R
A
C
E
S
30
L
E
A
31
K
32
P
R
O
V
E
N
A
33
N
34
C
35
E
36
O
G
L
E
37
D
38
A
Y
E
39
T
R
E
E
S
40
W
A
K
E
U
41
P
C
A
L
42
L
43
T
W
I
T
44
P
A
R
A
L
L
E
45
L
46
S
L
O
47
S
48
C
49
O
R
N
E
D
50
I
D
O
51
L
S
52
M
E
D
I
E
V
A
53
L
54
G
L
U
T
55
E
56
S
57
O
L
E
G
58
A
B
O
59
V
E
I
T
A
L
L
60
K
I
T
H
61
I
R
A
E
62
T
E
N
S
E
63
E
A
S
T
64
L
A
D
Y
65
A
D
D
E
D
© 2002, The New York Times
Across Down
1. "Our Town" family : WEBBS
6. Words of woe : OHME
10. Blows away : WOWS
14. ___ prix (at all costs): Fr. : ATOUT
15. Bullfighter Belmonte : JUAN
16. Stag : HART
17. Way out West, once : STAGECOACH
19. Indian's home : ASIA
20. One having a fling? : HURLER
21. What a belt might ensure : CHASTITY
23. Ionian festival honoring Apollo : DELIA
25. Carves : INCISES
26. Z3 or X5 : BMW
28. Holds close to one's heart? : EMBRACES
30. Breach of security : LEAK
32. Source : PROVENANCE
36. Turned a greedy eye toward : OGLED
38. Voter's choice : AYE
39. Dendrologists' study : TREES
40. Stark dose of reality : WAKEUPCALL
43. Needle : TWIT
44. Fated never to meet? : PARALLEL
46. Street caution : SLO
47. Like a pariah : SCORNED
50. Celebrities, sometimes : IDOLS
52. Like knights : MEDIEVAL
54. Rear end muscles : GLUTES
57. Cosmonaut Makarov : OLEG
58. Oh-so-superior : ABOVEITALL
60. Friends and neighbors : KITH
61. Requiem Mass word : IRAE
62. Brace, in a way : TENSE
63. League division : EAST
64. 1955 Disney title character : LADY
65. Extra : ADDED
1. It may get agitated : WASH
2. Words heard in the Senate : ETTU
3. Coney Island attraction : BOARDWALK
4. 40-Across producer? : BUGLE
5. "The Crisis" essayist : STEELE
6. Spanish eye : OJO
7. Grp. that questioned Alger Hiss : HUAC
8. Cunning and deceptive one : MACHIAVELLI
9. Elevate : ENHANCE
10. A question of aesthetics : WHATISART
11. Refreshment site : OASIS
12. Dash off : WRITE
13. Doesn't dash off : STAYS
18. Inhibit : CRIMP
22. Hunt à la hounds : SCENT
24. Trick shout : ABRACADABRA
26. Ruin big-time : BLOW
27. Start of something big? : MEGA
29. Kind of pain : ROYAL
31. Side order? : KEEPRIGHT
33. Paper dispenser : NEWSSTAND
34. Furnish with a lining : CEIL
35. "Salus populi suprema lex ___" (Missouri's motto) : ESTO
37. An Allman brother : DUANE
41. Come out on top : PREVAIL
42. Place to perch : LEDGE
45. Nabokov novel : LOLITA
47. Fire sign : SMOKE
48. "As You Like It" daughter : CELIA
49. "The Country Girl" playwright : ODETS
51. Accompanied a madrigal, maybe : LUTED
53. 1-Down unit : LOAD
55. It may follow something : ELSE
56. Runners' place : SLED
59. "Oy ___!" : VEY

Found bugs or have suggestions?

Previous puzzle | Next puzzle