Emily Cox
Emily Cox
Henry Rathvon
Henry Rathvon

NY Times, Sun, Jun 09, 2002 CRYPTIC CROSSWORD

Author:Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon
Editor:Will Shortz
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: , Blocks: 65, Across Lite

Support XWord Info

Donation Amount

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

Consider giving $10, $20, or more so this web site can continue to provide its in-depth analysis of NYT crosswords.

Thank you!

1
I
S
2
R
A
3
E
L
4
P
U
5
T
N
6
A
M
7
E
N
A
W
O
W
N
8
N
I
G
H
T
I
E
9
S
L
E
I
G
H
10
T
C
R
I
S
S
L
E
H
11
A
R
A
G
O
N
12
P
E
R
V
E
R
S
E
P
I
N
13
A
S
E
E
R
14
S
U
N
D
A
Y
B
E
S
T
15
I
D
L
E
U
L
S
I
16
A
A
17
L
E
18
F
T
19
S
T
A
N
D
S
T
20
I
L
L
A
U
21
N
I
G
T
M
T
22
T
A
N
G
O
I
N
G
23
O
O
M
P
A
H
E
F
D
E
24
A
N
O
I
25
D
R
A
G
O
O
N
26
C
R
I
M
S
O
N
I
F
C
E
S
E
G
27
A
R
I
F
L
E
I
S
C
H
E
R
© 2002, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Revolutionary War general reconstructed planetariums (6,6) : ISRAELPUTNAM
8. Sleepwear near neckwear (7) : NIGHTIE
9. In conversation, minor deception (7) : SLEIGHT
11. A scurrilous publication covering part of Spain (6) : ARAGON
12. Each work of Pound is willfully bad (8) : PERVERSE
14. Fine attire for Betsy and us tailored (6,4) : SUNDAYBEST
15. For an audience, pop star is not working (4) : IDLE
17. Remaining sinister (4) : LEFT
19. Stanley Dill goes around street with a traffic problem (10) : STANDSTILL
22. Lie in the sun before going dancing (8) : TANGOING
23. Sex appeal about a tuba's sound (6) : OOMPAH
25. Doctor followed by a roughneck soldier (7) : DRAGOON
26. Jailbird keeps lips red (7) : CRIMSON
27. A shooter is Cher's press secretary (3,9) : ARIFLEISCHER
1. Dye in the fiber ran in G.I. maneuvers (7) : INGRAIN
2. Take Gore in small doses? That's sane (8) : RATIONAL
3. For audit, employ some sheep (4) : EWES
4. Having Wild West groups make music (10) : POSSESSING
5. Two elves, both short, with the usual number of doughnuts (6) : TWELVE
6. "American Gigolo" star is inside and mad (7) : ANGERED
7. Drunk saluted pecan in a nutshell (12) : ENCAPSULATED
10. Yonder parliament of Iceland is genuine article (3,4,5) : THEREALTHING
13. Teens in cab exercising self-control (10) : ABSTINENCE
16. Surprise: author Morrison's sitting in tree (8) : ASTONISH
18. Carnival, not just after failing (7) : FUNFAIR
20. Buttinsky's broken promise (7) : IMPOSER
21. Bum fond of nap (3,3) : NODOFF
24. Holes in one part of peace symbol (4) : ACES
Answer words that have never appeared in any daily puzzle are in this color.
Answer words that haven't appeared in a daily puzzle in the Shortz Era look like this.
Other variety puzzles are not considered here when determining uniqueness but you can click each answer word to see all previous usage.

Found bugs or have suggestions?