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New York Times, Sunday, August 7, 1994

Author: Dean Niles
Editor: Will Shortz
Dean Niles
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 142, Blocks: 74 Missing: {Q} This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Niles. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1994, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Quite the rage : CHIC
5. "Throw _____ from the Train" : MOMMA
10. Abbr. in car ads : APR
13. Gilt : PLATED
19. Top of the line : AONE
20. Ne plus ultra : IDEAL
21. Associate of Tigger the Tiger : ROO
22. One of the Beverly Hillbillies : JETHRO
23. 1990 Craig Lucas play : PRELUDETOAKISS
26. Rich fabric : SATEEN
27. Go with : ASSENTTO
28. Old-fashioned : MOSSY
29. Galatea's beloved : ACIS
30. Agathe and others: Abbr. : STES
31. Lofty perch : AERIE
32. Onetime Hershey's rival : BOSCO
35. Contributing _____ : FACTOR
38. "It is a nipping _____ eager air": Shakespeare : ANDAN
39. Location of many bars : FORTKNOX
42. Side petals of a flower : ALAE
43. 1966 Wilson Pickett hit : MUSTANGSALLY
46. Anderson's "High _____" : TOR
47. Skedaddles : LAMS
48. _____-distant (so-called) : SOI
49. Good-sized : TIDY
50. Sphinx site : GIZA
51. Sample : SIP
52. "Hurts So Good" singer : JOHNCOUGAR
57. Dred Scott Justice : TANEY
58. Purpose : END
59. Robt. _____ : ELEE
60. Worker, informally : PROLE
61. Disposes of evidence, in a way : SHREDS
62. Colorful perennial : ASTER
64. Sculptor George : SEGAL
65. Stone heap : CAIRN
66. One of the twins in "Twins" : DEVITO
68. _____-ski : APRES
69. Caramel-topped dessert : FLAN
70. Literary monogram : TSE
73. Copacetic state : AMITY
74. Shelley work : TOASKYLARK
76. _____ glance : ATA
77. Criticized : RODE
78. L.B.J. biographer Robert : CARO
80. Propeller : OAR
81. France's _____ de Glenans : ILES
82. Sorority letter : ETA
83. 1954 Kurosawa classic, with "The" : SEVENSAMURAI
88. Give way : MOVE
89. Boost the battery : RECHARGE
91. Cache : TROVE
92. Let down one's guard : NAPPED
94. Tilts : CANTS
95. Person with a mission : PADRE
96. _____ cosa (something else): Sp. : OTRA
97. Small airport craft, for short : STOL
99. First woman in the British Parliament : ASTOR
100. Places for doctors' strikes? : KNEECAPS
104. Author Raymond : CARVER
107. Oklahoma group : CHEROKEENATION
109. News interruption : UPDATE
110. Chess champ Mikhail : TAL
111. Certain addicts : WINOS
112. Actress _____ May Oliver : EDNA
113. Fit : MESHED
114. Rte. 66, e.g. : HWY
115. Feminist Lucy : STONE
116. Baritone : DEEP
1. Bullfighter's red cloak : CAPA
2. _____ de combat : HORS
3. _____ de Castro (Spanish noblewoman) : INES
4. Piano pedals that mute the strings : CELESTES
5. College test : MIDTERM
6. "Waiting for Lefty" playwright : ODETS
7. "Take _____ your leader" : METO
8. Much-quoted luminary : MAO
9. San Francisco suburb : ALAMEDA
10. Stemming : ARISING
11. Group on horseback : POSSE
12. Looking up : ROSY
13. Nightwear, for short : PJS
14. Wildflower site : LEA
15. Onslaught : ATTACK
16. Hammett character : THECONTINENTALOP
17. "... _____ saw Elba" : EREI
18. Capos : DONS
24. Golden-rule word : UNTO
25. It starts "In the name of Allah..." : KORAN
31. Prank : ANTIC
32. Not shrinking : BOLD
33. Paris designation : ORLY
34. Piggery : STY
35. Disloyal : FALSE
36. Novelist Robbe-Grillet : ALAIN
37. Carter compact : CAMPDAVIDACCORDS
38. Collectively : ASONE
39. Laissez-_____ : FAIRE
40. Displayed, as charm : OOZED
41. Dentist's shots : XRAYS
44. House of Poe : USHER
45. Stop running : STALL
50. "Mr. Mom" co-star, 1983 : GARR
52. Overhang : JETTY
53. Low-fat alternative : OLEO
54. "Yolanta," e.g. : OPERA
55. Presses : URGES
56. "_____ Alice" (antidrug film) : GOASK
57. "Just _____!" : THINK
61. Mosel feeder : SAAR
63. Spot : SITE
64. Scoop (up) : SPOON
65. David Copperfield's mother : CLARA
66. Adventurous one : DARER
67. Gush : EMOTE
68. Up _____ (stuck) : ATREE
69. Distress signal : FLARE
71. Publisher Hoffenberg : STEVE
72. Let up : EASED
75. Porter's "_____ Got That Thing" : YOUVE
78. Legal writ from an appeals court, briefly : CERT
79. Middle amts. : AVGS
81. Influenced : IMPACTED
83. _____ Bruno, Calif. : SAN
84. First word of "Ulysses" : STATELY
85. Fire : ARDOR
86. Times hence : MORROWS
87. High-powered : INTENSE
90. Honeyed Turkish confection : HALVAH
93. Range of expertise : AREA
95. "Fiddlesticks!" : PSHAW
96. Tie _____ : ONEON
97. Lowlife : SCUM
98. Runner's goal : TAPE
99. Pituitary hormone, for short : ACTH
100. Vegas attraction : KENO
101. Man Friday : AIDE
102. Corn cake : PONE
103. Cereal sound : SNAP
105. When Paris sizzles : ETE
106. Raw : RED
108. Do-it-yourselfer's start : KIT

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