IT TAKES ALL KINDS

New York Times, Sunday, April 4, 2004

Author: Manny Nosowsky
Editor: Will Shortz
Manny Nosowsky
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 72 Missing: {QX} This is puzzle # 195 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2004, The New York Times
Across Down
1. "Help!" : SAVEME
7. Cry of relief : TGIF
11. Top spot : ACME
15. Time period : SPAN
19. First : PRIMAL
20. Costa follower : RICA
21. Sen. Cochran of Mississippi : THAD
22. "What can ___ to help?" : WEDO
23. Blazing : AGLARE
24. Garden figure : ADAM
25. Dan attacks while ... : VANGUARDS
27. Polly punishes while ... : MOLLYCODDLES
30. One way to wait : INAMBUSH
31. Dilly-dally : STALL
32. Bona fide : REAL
33. Like some Mideast conferences : PANARAB
35. Morals man : AESOP
37. All-day sch. events : SATS
38. Girl's name that means "sorceress" : SYBIL
42. Occasionally : OFFANDON
46. Faye rides while ... : JAYWALKS
49. Bear: Sp. : OSO
50. Fictional rubber : ALADDIN
51. Cause of many an accident : FOG
52. Doppelgänger : TWIN
53. Lincoln and others : ABES
54. Having the most reason : SANEST
55. Building regulations : CODE
56. Greatest chance : BESTBET
58. Halfway houses : INNS
59. West Indies native : CARIB
60. A fighting force : THEARMY
62. Wild blue yonder : SKY
63. Lester bats while ... : CHESTERFIELDS
66. Old protest org. : SDS
69. Outcasts : PARIAHS
71. Coaxes : URGES
72. What's left at sea : PORT
73. Certain nuts : BRAZILS
75. Pip or pit : SEED
76. Chewing gum ingredient : CHICLE
78. Daft : LOCO
79. Give a hand : DEAL
82. This girl : HER
83. Tutor of the Beatles : SHANKAR
84. Question : ASK
85. Chad rows while ... : TADPOLES
87. Takes hold of quickly : SEIZESON
88. Operatic villains, often : BASSI
90. March time : IDES
91. Certain print : MATTE
92. Ear problem : OTALGIA
95. As found, after "in" : SITU
96. Hanukkah serving : LATKE
101. Some salad items : AVOCADOS
104. Lenny makes buys while ... : PENNYPINCHES
107. Vic doesn't finger anyone while ... : NICKNAMES
109. Bull: Prefix : TAUR
110. Battlement : TURRET
111. Bit of infirmity : ACHE
112. 1950's TV's "The Martha ___ Show" : RAYE
113. South American monkey : TITI
114. "The Tatler" writer : STEELE
115. Try : TEST
116. Had down cold : KNEW
117. "Smart" one : ALEC
118. Judge : ASSESS
1. Sends unwanted messages : SPAMS
2. Talk of the town? : ARGOT
3. Home for the holidays : VILLA
4. Online shopping center : EMALL
5. Carey leaves shore while ... : MARYLANDS
6. Util. bill : ELEC
7. Take advantage of : TRADEON
8. Opposite of "Whoa!" : GIDDAP
9. Poker phrase : ICALL
10. "A fickle food upon a shifting plate," according to Emily Dickinson : FAME
11. Off-road goer, for short : ATV
12. What a feller needs? : CHAINSAW
13. Food in Exodus 16 : MANNA
14. First name in mystery : EDGAR
15. Gob : SWABBY
16. El Misti's locale : PERU
17. Sums (up) : ADDS
18. Twinkies or cookies, e.g. : NOSH
26. Amherst campus, briefly : UMASS
28. Bean of Hollywood : ORSON
29. Neuter : SPAY
34. Periodic table abbr. : ATWT
36. Rework : EDIT
37. Paige tangles the hair while ... : SAGEBRUSHES
39. Robbie takes punches while ... : BOBBYSOCKS
40. "Gotcha" : ISEE
41. Deep in thought : LOST
42. Sanctuary : OASIS
43. Wing : FLANK
44. Manny leaves guns at home while ... : FANNYPACKS
45. Cool drinks : ADES
46. Foster in the movies : JODIE
47. Sullies : LIBELS
48. Work, in a way : KNEAD
51. Western settings : FORTS
53. Money source, for short : ATM
55. Checkout clerk's question : CASH
57. Class group: Abbr. : SRS
59. Quit : CEASED
60. Fierce one : TIGER
61. Listen to : HEED
63. ___ de coeur : CRI
64. Imagist poet Doolittle : HILDA
65. Lets go : FREES
67. 1964 title role for Tony Randall : DRLAO
68. Demanding : STERN
70. Prefix with benzene : AZO
72. Languish : PINE
73. Not hold it in : BLAB
74. Spanish flower : ROSA
76. Voucher : CHIT
77. Basil picks fruit while ... : HAZELNUTS
80. Never, after "in" : APIGSEYE
81. New Jersey city near Hackensack : LODI
83. Layout : SETUP
85. Giant : TITAN
86. Act of faith? : LEAP
87. Like a lecher : SATYRIC
89. Hole in the wall? : SOCKET
91. Tiny : MINUTE
93. "It was ___ and stormy night" : ADARK
94. Fictional salesman : LOMAN
95. Antenna holder? : SNAIL
97. A large spread : ACRES
98. Florida ZIP code starter : THREE
99. Naval bases? : KEELS
100. Opera singer Simon ___ : ESTES
101. Body structure: Abbr. : ANAT
102. Rehab target : VICE
103. Baron in "Der Rosenkavalier" : OCHS
105. Blues singer James : ETTA
106. "___ deal!" : ITSA
108. Darn : SEW

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