TERRA COGNITA

New York Times, Sunday, September 9, 2001

Author: Harvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Editor: Will Shortz
Harvey Estes
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Nancy Salomon
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 70 Missing: {JVX} This is puzzle # 59 for Mr. Estes. This is puzzle # 76 for Ms. Salomon. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2001, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Attach, as a patch : SEWON
6. How high can you go? : NORTHPOLE
15. Like DNA : CODED
20. "Time in a Bottle" singer : CROCE
21. Over : ONCEAGAIN
22. Heaps : APILE
23. Set one's sights on : AIMAT
24. Back-pedaled : RETREATED
25. Walk, slangily : LEGIT
26. Shoemaker Thom : MCAN
27. East German secret police : STASI
28. On : ASTRIDE
30. Dash : PANACHE
32. Shakespearean setting : GLOBETHEATER
37. Jazz singer Anita : ODAY
38. Kind of park : TRAILER
40. School mo. : OCT
41. "___ first ..." : IFAT
42. Cut : SHORTENED
44. Up on, as the jive : HEPTO
48. Red army member : ANT
49. Not so stiff : SPRIER
51. Whisper sweet nothings : COO
53. Pig : SLOB
54. "___ Jury" (Spillane novel) : ITHE
56. "M" director, 1931 : LANG
57. Takes a break : RESTSUP
61. ___ Antiqua : ARS
62. Rough areas : GHETTOS
64. Back in? : RETRO
65. Number of days in Avril : TRENTE
67. Something bad to have on one's head : REWARD
68. Big belt : EQUATOR
70. Lady-killers : ROMEOS
71. Overplayed : EMOTED
72. Chucklehead : DUNCE
73. Forest denizens : WAPITIS
74. Pitch : TAR
75. Supremely spooky : EERIEST
77. Uneven do : SHAG
79. Shake : LOSE
80. Work the land : TILL
82. Cool, to the Fresh Prince : DEF
83. Farm routine : CHORES
85. Hoover employee, once : FED
86. Back, in a way : ENDOW
88. Nitpick : FINDFAULT
92. Symbols of office : HATS
94. Flyers' org. : NHL
96. Wrinkled : CREASED
97. Allied commander of 1918 : FOCH
98. Buck book : THEGOODEARTH
102. Like Hilo, Hawaii, vis-à-vis other major American cities : WETTEST
105. Stud site : EARLOBE
106. Spanish port : CADIZ
109. "Symphonie espagnole" composer : LALO
110. Vegas venue : STRIP
111. Speaking up? : PRAYERFUL
116. Hamelin musician : PIPER
117. Sierra ___ : LEONE
118. Deep crimson : TOMATORED
119. Kind of shooter : SKEET
120. Irene ___, figure in Sherlock Holmes stories : ADLER
121. Bottom land : SOUTHPOLE
122. Hospital work : TESTS
1. Little rascal : SCAMP
2. Longtime "All My Children" role : ERICA
3. Sophisticated lady : WOMANOFTHEWORLD
4. It's heard at some ball games : OCANADA
5. Take home : NET
6. Opposite of sur : NORTE
7. Most qualified to serve : ONEA
8. Proofs of purchase: Abbr. : RCTS
9. "Dumb & Dumber" actress : TERIGARR
10. Ian's "own" : HAE
11. Tour grp. : PGA
12. Morsel a horse'll eat : OAT
13. Golfer's concern : LIE
14. Conclude by : ENDAT
15. Jet Propulsion Lab site : CALTECH
16. Manages : OPERATES
17. 1 or 2 : DIGIT
18. Omit : ELIDE
19. Put a damper on : DETER
27. Lacking : SHY
29. HBO competitor : SHO
31. Noted debut of 10/7/82 : CATS
33. Blotto : LIT
34. "Hooray!" : OLE
35. Michael Jackson's first #1 song : BEN
36. Kind of set : ERECTOR
38. Watered down : THIN
39. Film director Nicolas : ROEG
41. By and large : INTHEMAIN
42. Sp. titles : SRAS
43. Recommendations : DOS
45. Film with four sequels : PLANETOFTHEAPES
46. Slowpokes : TORTOISES
47. Fanatical : OBSESSED
48. Feathered head ornament : AIGRETTE
50. Trudged : PLODDED
52. Storm producer? : OUTRAGE
55. Virginia, in Versailles : ETAT
57. Strike back : REACT
58. Sermon ender : ETTE
59. B'way posting : SRO
60. Play thing : PROP
63. Family portrait, of sorts : TREE
64. Shutout spoilers : RUNS
66. German Expressionist Nolde : EMIL
68. Skyscraper : EDIFICE
69. What's what in Mexico : QUE
73. Flaw : WART
76. One who cries foul? : REF
77. "Leaving Las Vegas" co-star : SHUE
78. Reserve : HOLD
81. Shopper's annoyance : LONGLINE
83. Corn or soybeans : CASHCROP
84. Kind of putter : SHOT
87. Noisy celebrant : WHOOPER
89. Big pol. campaign donor : NRA
90. ___ Stern : DER
91. ___ city : FAT
93. Imitate : ACTLIKE
95. It may result in a smash hit : LOB
97. Casbah headgear : FEZ
98. One weber per square meter : TESLA
99. Couldn't stand : HATED
100. Flynn of film : ERROL
101. Govt. divisions : DEPTS
102. Dorian Gray's creator : WILDE
103. Cause of an accident, maybe : SLEET
104. Law school class : TORTS
107. Place to stick a comb : AFRO
108. Face-off : DUEL
112. Pal of Piglet : ROO
113. ___ Darya (Asian river) : AMU
114. Sun ___-sen : YAT
115. Suffix for King James : ETH
116. L.A. clock setting : PST

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