FAMOUS DIETERS

New York Times, Sunday, July 24, 1994

Author: Matt Gaffney
Editor: Will Shortz
Matt Gaffney
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 78 Missing: {QZ} This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Gaffney. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1994, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Yacht spot : MARINA
7. Greenspan's domain : THEFED
13. Haifa hi : SHALOM
19. Coordinates : ALINES
20. Eastern European nation : ROMANIA
22. Mexican state south of Jalisco : COLIMA
23. Get a grip on : CLENCH
24. Dieting Supreme Court Justice : OWENDELLHOLMES
26. Telly on the telly : KOJAK
27. Aesir member : ODIN
28. Springfield family, with "The" : SIMPSONS
29. Radio choice : STATION
31. Teach : EDIFY
35. Damage, so to speak : COST
36. Add aroma to : CENSE
37. Hardly art : SHLOCK
39. River through Leeds : AIRE
43. Set the price : ASK
45. Gaps to be bridged : GULFS
48. Dieting comic : MORESTERDAM
51. Not too badly : SOSO
53. Physicist Georg : OHM
55. April mailing : RETURN
56. Word with ad or gay : LIB
57. Pedestal figure : IDOL
58. Festival of deliverance : PURIM
60. On _____ with : APAR
61. Nationality suffix : ESE
62. Amandine Dupin's pen name : SAND
63. Mother of Salome : HERODIAS
66. No good : VOIDED
68. Dieting industralist : ELIUSVANDERBILT
72. Sucker seeker : BARNUM
75. Officially, Alcatraz had none : ESCAPEES
76. Cubemeister Rubik : ERNO
80. Live : ARE
81. 1935 Cagney film : GMEN
84. Miss Webb of "Our Town" : EMILY
85. Speaking role for Rocky Lane : MRED
86. Fisher's gear : BOB
87. Virgil hero : AENEAS
90. Manuscript encl. : SAE
91. Big rig : SEMI
92. Dieting actor : ESEARLJONES
95. March honoree, for short : STPAT
99. Part of Italy : TOE
100. Individual : SELF
101. Recorded : ONTAPE
103. Greek god's blood : ICHOR
105. Wear out : FRAY
108. Some type: Abbr. : ITALS
110. Winter Olympics sight : SKIJUMP
113. Overwhelms : BESIEGES
117. Actress Swenson : INGA
119. Cassette top : SIDEA
120. Dieting Founding Father : ALEXANDERILTON
124. With 114 Down, ship of song : ROBERT
125. A hairline can do it : RECEDE
126. "Happy Hooker" Hollander : XAVIERA
127. One way to lie : INWAIT
128. Ross and others : BETSYS
129. Socialites : JETSET
130. Miss Universe, e.g. : BEAUTY
1. McLarty and the Knife : MACKS
2. Dispense carefully : ALLOT
3. Dieting baseball player : RIEJACKSON
4. Born : INNATE
5. Bit of romance : NECKING
6. Refuse : ASH
7. Like taken paths : TROD
8. Denzel "St. Elsewhere" co-star : HOWIE
9. Touches up : EMENDS
10. Cool off : FAN
11. Word before and after "to" : END
12. Do alternative : DIE
13. Jerk : SCHMO
14. Basketball, slangily : HOOPS
15. Selected athlete : ALLSTAR
16. Fancy wheels : LIMO
17. Dodona message : OMEN
18. Physics calculation : MASS
21. Michaels and Martino : ALS
25. Laps : LICKSUP
27. Scott Turow book : ONEL
30. Midwest megacampus: Abbr. : OSU
32. German pronoun : IHM
33. "Dona _____ and Her Two Husbands" : FLOR
34. Knight time : YORE
38. Govt. program for the unemployed : CETA
40. Unemployed : IDLED
41. Hike : RAISE
42. Lay (in) : EMBED
43. Sale condition : ASIS
44. Kind of water : SODA
46. Quartets : FOURS
47. Tuesday type : SHROVE
49. Heartthroub singer Randy : TRAVIS
50. Matriculate : ENROL
52. Former : OLDEN
54. Touchy one : MIDAS
58. Little: Fr. : PEU
59. Kind of meat : MINCE
63. Where Gott resides : HIMMEL
64. "Careless Love" novelist Alice : ADAMS
65. Art photos : SEPIAS
67. New couples : ITEMS
69. Indiana Senator Richard : LUGAR
70. Got a new roomer : RELET
71. Bygone notable : BEY
72. Start of a Victor Herbert title : BABES
73. Revolted : AROSE
74. Revolter : REBEL
77. Dieting Prime Minister : RRETRUDEAU
78. Nobody, in ancient Rome : NEMO
79. Garfield's pal : ODIE
82. Benefited from : ENJOYED
83. Bright, colorwise : NEON
88. Nay sayer : ANTI
89. Pants part : SEAT
93. Adds on : AFFIXES
94. Karlovy Vary is one : SPA
96. City north of Livorno : PISA
97. Cry of horror, in the comics : ACK
98. 1989 Paul McCartney song : THISONE
102. Ruling groups : ELITES
104. Algonquin language : OJIBWA
106. Set : READY
107. "_____ of God" : AGNES
109. Insomnia cause : SNORE
111. Kind of system : MERIT
112. Barbecued item : PATTY
113. Biting comment : BARB
114. See 124 Across : ELEE
115. Branch : SECT
116. Driver's license info : SEX
118. Relative of the midge : GNAT
121. Onetime Indian government : RAJ
122. "_____ got it!" : IVE
123. Aflame : LIT
124. Kid : RIB

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