New York Times, Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Author: Tony Orbach
Editor: Will Shortz
Tony Orbach
TotalDebutLatestCollabs
244/6/20044/13/201613
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
15043101
ScrabbleRebusCirclePangram
1.66021

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {Q} This is puzzle # 21 for Mr. Orbach. NYT links: Across Lite PDF

Support XWord Info

Donation Amount

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

Donate to get access to XWord Info for a year.

Benefits vary by donation level. Thank you!

1
E
2
V
3
A
4
C
5
F
6
R
7
A
8
N
9
C
10
A
11
G
12
F
13
A
14
H
E
X
A
15
A
R
D
O
R
16
L
O
A
M
17
S
A
L
V
18
E
T
R
A
D
E
19
L
O
K
I
20
L
E
E
S
21
O
S
22
M
O
S
I
S
23
A
L
24
P
25
T
26
O
P
C
O
V
E
R
S
27
B
28
S
29
M
T
30
H
O
P
E
31
R
E
F
32
O
T
I
S
33
I
R
T
34
P
A
R
L
35
O
36
R
37
T
A
R
38
A
L
T
E
39
R
O
N
40
E
L
O
41
H
Y
A
42
T
T
S
43
D
E
N
44
P
S
I
S
45
C
H
O
46
D
I
A
Z
47
A
H
O
Y
48
P
49
A
L
I
N
50
S
I
N
D
I
51
A
N
52
S
T
E
R
E
O
S
53
S
A
54
A
55
B
56
A
L
B
S
57
F
A
58
L
59
K
60
J
A
C
K
E
61
T
62
T
A
R
T
63
T
R
U
E
R
64
H
I
V
E
65
S
W
A
Y
66
Y
M
C
A
S
67
E
N
Y
A
© 2012, The New York TimesNo. 22,940
Across Down
1. Rescue op : EVAC
5. 100 centimes, once : FRANC
10. Belgium-based imaging company : AGFA
14. Dodeca- halved : HEXA
15. Fiery feeling : ARDOR
16. Nursery bagful : LOAM
17. Balm business? : SALVETRADE
19. Mischievous Norse god : LOKI
20. Bottom-of-the-barrel stuff : LEES
21. Learn by ___ : OSMOSIS
23. Yodeling tribute band's repertoire? : ALPTOPCOVERS
27. Place for a washer and dryer: Abbr. : BSMT
30. Cross one's fingers : HOPE
31. Call a game : REF
32. R&B pioneer Johnny : OTIS
33. N.Y.C.'s first subway line : IRT
34. Tattoo ___ : PARLOR
37. Steamrolled stuff : TAR
38. Words of encouragement to a tailor? : ALTERON
40. "Evil Woman" grp. : ELO
41. Regency hotels : HYATTS
43. Place to play video games : DEN
44. Next-to-last Greek letters : PSIS
45. Comic Margaret : CHO
46. Cameron who voiced Fiona : DIAZ
47. Matey's greeting : AHOY
48. Figure at Sarah's cigar store? : PALINSINDIAN
52. Gear with docking stations : STEREOS
53. "Born from jets" automaker : SAAB
56. Mass vestments : ALBS
57. "Columbo" trench coat? : FALKJACKET
62. Pucker-producing : TART
63. More faithful : TRUER
64. Busy place : HIVE
65. Influence : SWAY
66. Rec centers : YMCAS
67. New Ager who sings in Irish Gaelic : ENYA
1. Comments accompanying shrugs : EHS
2. Osso buco need : VEAL
3. What a drivetrain connects to : AXLE
4. "As is" and others : CAVEATS
5. Marbled meat feature : FAT
6. Grammar school basics, briefly : RRR
7. Decay-fighting org. : ADA
8. A real smarty : NODOPE
9. Dimin.'s opposite, in music : CRESC
10. Here, there and everywhere : ALLOVER
11. Bodily reaction to fear : GOOSEFLESH
12. Hot-coals walker : FAKIR
13. Out of kilter : AMISS
18. Alien's subj. : ESL
22. Bugs of the underworld : MORAN
24. Pop music's Collins and Spector : PHILS
25. Suit material? : TORT
26. Decided to join : OPTEDIN
27. This and that : BOTH
28. Hang around : STAY
29. Push-up garment : MIRACLEBRA
34. Kind of scheme : PONZI
35. This and that : OLIO
36. Looking up : ROSY
38. Do penance : ATONE
39. Scan, as a U.P.C. : READ
42. Like under-watered plants : THIRSTY
44. Pizazz : PANACHE
46. Render harmless : DISARM
48. Some H.S. exams : PSATS
49. Counselor-___ : ATLAW
50. Pushover : SOFTY
51. "... lovely ___ tree" : ASA
54. Very similar : AKIN
55. Group of quail : BEVY
58. TV captain Jean-___ Picard : LUC
59. Mauna ___ : KEA
60. Takers of 48-Down: Abbr. : JRS
61. Caddy's contents : TEA

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle.

Found bugs or have suggestions?

Previous puzzle | Next puzzle