SOUND EFFECTS

New York Times, Sunday, August 4, 1991

Author: Arthur W. Palmer
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 78, Avg Word Len: 5.19, Missing: { J K Q }, Scrabble score: 533 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 131, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 20, XRef: 0
Arthur W. Palmer has 38 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.
1
A
2
C
3
A
4
T
5
M
6
A
7
T
8
H
9
S
10
H
11
E
12
B
13
O
14
B
15
B
16
E
17
D
18
S
M
A
S
H
19
A
B
R
A
20
T
E
D
21
A
P
L
A
C
E
22
H
A
R
P
E
23
R
S
B
I
Z
24
A
R
R
E
25
S
T
A
N
C
E
26
E
R
A
27
O
T
E
28
I
L
I
O
N
29
I
N
D
E
S
30
R
I
V
31
A
32
L
S
33
E
N
I
D
34
M
35
A
N
D
I
36
P
L
E
B
E
S
37
C
Y
G
N
E
38
T
39
R
I
N
G
40
N
41
C
42
A
43
A
L
L
E
N
44
T
H
E
S
E
45
H
O
N
G
46
E
B
O
N
47
S
O
S
48
S
O
I
T
49
L
A
T
E
R
50
L
O
N
G
51
L
52
A
P
P
S
O
53
F
54
M
E
M
O
R
Y
55
A
S
T
O
56
R
57
E
58
C
E
D
E
S
59
E
A
G
E
R
60
M
I
T
E
R
61
E
R
A
S
E
D
62
L
I
R
A
S
63
W
I
N
O
N
A
64
C
R
I
S
S
65
T
E
N
E
T
66
P
A
R
E
N
T
S
67
T
A
R
E
68
P
69
R
I
N
T
S
O
70
F
71
W
A
L
E
S
72
O
T
O
E
73
R
A
M
O
S
74
A
A
R
E
75
G
76
A
77
R
78
R
I
P
S
79
O
N
E
R
80
S
81
A
L
V
E
82
D
83
E
A
N
E
84
S
C
R
85
O
X
I
D
E
86
D
A
I
S
Y
87
S
A
N
D
A
L
88
A
89
T
T
Y
S
90
E
T
R
E
91
E
S
C
A
P
E
92
A
93
S
C
O
T
94
S
95
I
N
U
S
96
A
97
R
E
98
B
E
A
99
M
U
T
U
E
100
L
101
P
R
O
P
H
102
E
T
A
N
103
D
104
L
O
S
S
105
A
V
O
T
R
E
106
O
A
T
107
I
R
O
N
108
S
A
U
T
E
109
D
A
R
E
S
T
110
T
E
E
111
P
E
N
T
112
C
W
T
S
© 1991, The New York Times
Across Down
1. "___ may look on a king": Heywood : ACAT
5. High-school subj. : MATH
9. "Murder, ___ Said," 1962 film : SHE
12. Like a flapper's hair : BOBBED
18. Type of hit : SMASH
19. "East of Eden" temptress : ABRA
20. Loser to H.S.T. : TED
21. "___ in the Sun" : APLACE
22. Odd magazine? : HARPERSBIZARRE
25. Closed or open position, in golf : STANCE
26. Mayan or Mundane : ERA
27. Suffix for Capri : OTE
28. Troy, to Ajax : ILION
29. Rameau's "Les ___ galantes" : INDES
30. Sheridan play, with "The" : RIVALS
33. Site of Phillips University : ENID
34. Town in N India : MANDI
36. Annapolis freshmen : PLEBES
37. Gang of swans? : CYGNETRING
40. Org. for the rah-rah people : NCA
43. Certain wrench : ALLEN
44. "___ Foolish Things . . . ," 1935 song : THESE
45. Chinese warehouse : HONG
46. Black, in poesy : EBON
47. Distress letters : SOS
48. "Honi ___ . . . " : SOIT
49. After a bit : LATER
50. Protracted : LONG
51. Former Scandinavian notables? : LAPPSOFMEMORY
55. Concerning : ASTO
56. What a hairline sometimes does : RECEDES
59. Like some beavers : EAGER
60. Kind of box or joint : MITER
61. Wiped out : ERASED
62. Turkish money : LIRAS
63. Minn. city : WINONA
64. Wooden stand with a curved top : CRISS
65. Doctrine : TENET
66. They're sometimes grand : PARENTS
67. Counterweight in a lab : TARE
68. Photos from Merthyr Tydfil? : PRINTSOFWALES
72. A Siouan : OTOE
73. ___ gin fizz : RAMOS
74. River at Bern : AARE
75. Wood, the boat builder : GAR
78. Saws with the grain : RIPS
79. Lollapalooza : ONER
80. Assuage : SALVE
82. He recruited Lafayette : DEANE
84. Part of a TV set : SCR
85. Chemical flower? : OXIDEDAISY
87. Patten or huarache : SANDAL
88. A.B.A. members : ATTYS
90. To be, in Aix : ETRE
91. Type of clause : ESCAPE
92. Site of a Liza Doolittle triumph : ASCOT
94. Anatomical cavity : SINUS
96. A verb for you : ARE
98. Cole Porter's "___ Clown" : BEA
99. Like betting partners' feelings? : MUTUEL
101. Balance sheet for Amos? : PROPHETANDLOSS
105. "___ santé!" : AVOTRE
106. This won't fill a filly : OAT
107. What Mr. America pumps : IRON
108. Pan-fry : SAUTE
109. "___ thou now O soul": Whitman : DAREST
110. Strange need : TEE
111. Kind of house : PENT
112. Hundred-weights: Abbr. : CWTS
1. Tropical timber tree : AMARILLO
2. Niña and her sisters : CARAVELS
3. "Worm of the Nile" : ASP
4. Article printed daily : THE
5. What Dana sailed before : MAST
6. Secular French clergyman : ABBE
7. Part of TNT : TRI
8. Actions banned on many campuses : HAZINGS
9. What to take a reverse in : STRIDE
10. Her lover drowned : HERO
11. Where the Pison flowed : EDEN
12. Kind of relief : BAS
13. Action often taken on campus : OPTING
14. Wishy-washy : BLAND
15. Pops outlawed? : BANDINBOSTON
16. Lo! to Lucretius : ECCE
17. Rick ___, talk-show host : DEES
18. Tibetan bearers : SHERPAS
23. Antarctic sea : ROSS
24. Adjust : ALINE
31. Featherweight Attell : ABE
32. Dawson of football fame : LEN
33. Have an ___ (look after) : EYETO
34. He makes vein efforts : MINER
35. Afire with ire : ANGRY
37. X's for Xanthippe : CHIS
38. "Sweet ___! run softly . . . ": Spenser : THAMES
39. Revolver of a sort : ROTOR
41. Satisfied : CONTENT
42. Cats, goats or rabbits : ANGORAS
44. A-one : TOPS
46. May and Stritch : ELAINES
48. Tore : SPED
49. Smooth and connected, in music : LEGATO
51. Tenants : LESSEES
52. Summer refreshments : ADES
53. Boxing ploys : FEINTS
54. ___-tail (cirrus cloud) : MARES
56. Heads of certain colleges : RECTORS
57. Capricious : ERRATIC
58. Egyptian manipulator? : CAIROPRACTOR
60. Fen footing : MIRE
62. Actress Ulric : LENORE
63. Fabric texture : WALE
65. Like some vault locks : TIMED
66. Skin : PARE
68. Agent : PROXY
69. Punjabi princesses : RANIS
70. Bogus : FALSE
71. Perm term : WAVY
75. Rover : GADABOUT
76. Metrical feet : ANAPESTS
77. Quitclaim : RELEASE
80. Showed interest : SATUP
81. Zeppelin, e.g. : AIRSHIP
82. "___ Kapital" : DAS
83. Ref. book : ENC
85. Paravanes : OTTERS
86. Mean : DENOTE
87. " . . . after they've ___ Paree" : SEEN
89. ___-puissance (omnipotence): Fr. : TOUTE
92. " . . . more deadly than ___ dog's tooth": Shak. : AMAD
93. Capital of Fiji : SUVA
94. Espy : SPOT
95. Dies ___ : IRAE
96. Like ___ of bricks : ATON
97. Declaim violently : RANT
100. Call at Wimbledon : LET
102. Homophone for air : ERE
103. G.I.'s award : DSC
104. Nomologist's forte : LAW

Found bugs or have suggestions?