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New York Times, Sunday, June 20, 2004

Author: Manny Nosowsky
Editor: Will Shortz
Manny Nosowsky
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 76 Missing: {QV} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 199 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2004, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Club of song : COPA
5. "___ good cheer!" : BEOF
9. Follow intently : STALK
14. Score sign : GCLEF
19. "In principio ___ verbum" : ERAT
20. Gold's is 79: Abbr. : ATNO
21. Spread : WIDEN
22. "Mule Train" singer, 1949 : LAINE
23. Newsman famous for inventing folksy similes : DANRATHER
25. Green pear : ANJOU
26. Fast food chain since 1964 : ARBYS
27. Online business : ETAIL
28. "Rose ___ rose ..." : ISA
29. Welcome sight after a big storm : MOUNTARARAT
31. Kerry or Gore: Abbr. : DEM
32. Clear cover : LUCITE
35. It's stranded : RNA
36. Crumbly salad topping : FETA
37. When taps is played : TEN
38. 1948 election group : DIXIECRATS
41. Old air letters : TWA
44. Verne's circumnavigator : FOGG
45. 1948-52 Olympic track gold medalist Zatopek : EMIL
46. Grid goals, for short : TDS
47. 1987 self-titled million-selling album : CHER
48. One getting strokes? : PURRER
50. Street on old TV : DELLA
52. Rock's ___ Band : ESTREET
55. Is a guest of : STAYSAT
57. "The ___ Sanction" (Trevanian book) : EIGER
60. Bad-tempered : CRABBY
61. Was not off one's rocker : SAT
62. Mermaid feature : TAIL
65. Shout made with an outstretched hand : TAXI
66. Pro ___ : RATA
67. Leader of the pack hidden in this puzzle? : THEPIEDPIPEROFHAMELIN
74. Jazz bit : RIFF
75. Trade punches : SPAR
76. Balance due : DEBT
77. Suffix with cannon : ADE
78. Panhandle city : JUNEAU
80. State bordering Tibet : ASSAM
82. Some are in the 90's : OCTANES
85. Some : ALITTLE
87. Nevil Shute's "___ Like Alice" : ATOWN
90. Dude, once : HEPCAT
91. Spy ___ Hari : MATA
92. Spray producer : UZI
95. To be, in Toulon : ETRE
96. Place to get conked : PATE
97. In the least : ANY
98. Setting for a Disneyland attraction : PIRATESHIP
101. ___ magica (alchemist's work) : ARS
102. Rime : HOAR
104. Chaps : MEN
105. Locations, old-style : STEADS
107. Once owned : HAD
110. Sitter's headache : SPOILEDBRAT
114. Bambi's aunt : ENA
115. Mindful (of) : AWARE
117. Cut back : PRUNE
118. Goes here and there : ROAMS
119. Trick : STRATAGEM
121. Port containers : CASKS
122. Winning : ONTOP
123. "Oops!" : UHOH
124. Palace resident : RANI
125. Bomb trial : ATEST
126. Quays : PIERS
127. Phnom ___ : PENH
128. "Phooey!" : DRAT
1. Quit claiming : CEDED
2. Make an allocution : ORATE
3. Old rival of 41-Across : PANAM
4. Longfellow's bell town : ATRI
5. Cricket club : BAT
6. Moral standard : ETHIC
7. Unfair : ONESIDED
8. Awhile : FORATIME
9. Didn't sink : SWAM
10. Cassiterite : TINORE
11. Add-on : ADJUNCT
12. Irish dramatist Hugh, who won a Tony for "Da" : LEONARD
13. Old Danish king who conquered England : KNUT
14. Glowers : GLARES
15. Weight in gems : CARAT
16. Zodiac sign : LIBRATHEBALANCE
17. "Only Time" singer : ENYA
18. Song ending? : FEST
24. Claims : ALLEGES
30. Back on board : AFT
33. Thankless : UNGRATEFUL
34. Cast out : EXILE
37. Disraeli, e.g. : TORY
39. Nonreaders : ILLITERATES
40. Peer Gynt's mother : ASE
42. Football Hall-of-Famer Ewbank : WEEB
43. Showing signs of culture : ARTY
44. This is its brothers' keeper : FRATERNITYHOUSE
47. Box : CRATE
48. "Hey!" : PSST
49. Slickrock Trail locale : UTAH
51. What E. coli eat : AGAR
53. Doodler's target : SCRATCHPAD
54. It goes by rail : TRAM
56. Smidgen : TAD
58. Commemoration at a seder: Abbr. : EXOD
59. Loaded : RIFE
63. Res ___ loquitur : IPSA
64. Kissers : LIPS
68. Vatican treasure : PIETA
69. "___ first ..." : IFAT
70. "Que ___?" : PASA
71. Home of "The Sopranos" : HBO
72. What comes to mind : IDEA
73. Hotbed : NEST
78. Dr.'s magazine : JAMA
79. ___-Ude (Trans-Siberian Railroad city) : ULAN
81. Hole producers : MOTHS
83. Claws : TEARSAT
84. Rentals: Abbr. : APTS
86. It. is there : EUR
88. Prepares for editing : WRITESUP
89. Drink of forgetfulness : NEPENTHE
93. Ice machine : ZAMBONI
94. Echo : ITERATE
98. Most like a ghost : PALEST
99. "Nor heady-rash provoked with raging ___": Shak. : IRE
100. Charm : ENAMOR
103. Pen chorus : OINKS
106. Early priest : AARON
107. Cartoon character with a helmet : HAGAR
108. Showground : ARENA
109. Relinquish : DEMIT
110. Spot remover?: Abbr. : SPCA
111. Rear end, in a fall : PRAT
112. No longer carry : DROP
113. Cough syrup amts. : TSPS
116. Charge : WARD
120. Sound of satisfaction : AHH

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