Fred Piscop
Fred Piscop

NY Times, Sun, Feb 15, 2004 DIAGRAMLESS

Author:Fred Piscop
Editor:Will Shortz
Rows: 17, Columns: 17, Words: , Blocks: 74, Across Lite
Notepad: This diagramless is 17 squares wide by 17 squares deep and has regular crossword symmetry. The first square across is the sixth square in the first row.
1
F
2
R
3
A
4
M
5
E
6
A
7
L
8
A
9
S
10
G
R
O
W
E
R
11
K
E
B
A
12
B
13
P
H
O
T
O
S
I
14
N
A
N
H
O
U
15
R
16
A
E
O
N
17
L
O
C
O
18
S
O
T
T
O
19
E
G
E
S
T
20
A
21
A
C
22
T
23
R
O
T
O
24
A
D
O
P
T
A
P
25
E
26
T
27
A
I
28
L
29
M
E
T
30
L
S
U
31
L
E
C
H
32
N
E
A
33
T
E
R
34
F
E
T
35
O
36
R
37
L
E
38
A
D
O
R
E
39
L
I
F
E
40
G
41
U
A
R
D
O
N
D
U
42
T
43
Y
44
F
L
A
T
T
E
D
45
S
T
O
A
46
T
47
R
48
I
S
E
T
O
49
I
T
50
I
51
S
52
N
R
A
53
F
E
N
54
T
O
P
55
N
O
T
I
56
P
57
P
I
N
G
58
O
C
H
59
S
60
R
I
61
O
62
S
L
E
E
T
S
63
R
O
U
T
64
S
65
A
L
66
B
67
A
68
L
A
T
E
69
M
R
M
A
S
70
O
N
S
O
F
71
F
I
C
E
72
D
A
R
T
S
73
E
N
T
R
E
E
74
N
E
S
S
75
N
O
S
I
R
© 2004, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Bowling unit : FRAME
6. "Oh, woe!" : ALAS
10. Farmer : GROWER
11. Meal on a stick : KEBAB
13. Negative sign? : PHOTOSINANHOUR
16. Long, long time : AEON
17. Plumb crazy : LOCO
18. ___ voce (softly) : SOTTO
19. Discharged matter : EGESTA
21. Do : ACT
23. ___-tiller : ROTO
24. Pound sign? : ADOPTAPET
27. Feel awful : AIL
29. One of baseball's "Amazin's" : MET
30. Baton Rouge sch. : LSU
31. Dirty old man : LECH
32. Better organized : NEATER
34. Awful smell : FETOR
37. Galena, e.g. : LEADORE
39. Water sign? : LIFEGUARDONDUTY
44. Lowered in pitch : FLATTED
45. Brown ermine : STOAT
47. Meet, as the occasion : RISETO
49. Inflammatory suffix : ITIS
52. Grp. whose cause is the Second Amendment : NRA
53. Boggy area : FEN
54. Sweater or blouse : TOP
55. Counter sign? : NOTIPPING
58. Newspaperman Adolph : OCHS
60. Carnival spot : RIO
62. Precipitates nastily : SLEETS
63. Whomps : ROUTS
65. Jessica of "Dark Angel" : ALBA
68. After the bell : LATE
69. Street sign? : MRMASONSOFFICE
72. Blowgun ammo : DARTS
73. Menu pick : ENTREE
74. Famous fed : NESS
75. Emphatic denial : NOSIR
1. ___ lobe : FRONTAL
2. Decompose : ROT
3. G.I. who's skipped base : AWOL
4. Prefix with -zoic : MESO
5. Writer Jong : ERICA
6. Rap sheet letters : AKA
7. Lorgnette part : LENS
8. Can't stomach : ABHOR
9. Island once governed by Portugal : SAOTOME
10. Classic word game : GHOST
12. Churn output : BUTTER
13. Hatchery sound : PEEP
14. "Sorry, that's impossible!" : NOCANDO
15. Cheer (for) : ROOT
16. Cousin of a guinea pig : AGOUTI
19. Detroit flop : EDSEL
20. Big galoot : APE
22. Attach, in a way : TIEON
24. Franklin's 1936 opponent : ALF
25. Great acclamation : ECLAT
26. Legalese adverb : THEREIN
28. Adds grease to : LARDS
33. German: Abbr. : TEUT
35. Slays, slangily : OFFS
36. Like apartments with new tenants : RELET
38. Build on : ADDTO
40. Swamp critter : GATOR
41. Ideal : UTOPIAN
42. Time on a marquee : TONITE
43. They're spun : YARNS
46. Yard game : TAG
47. Generally a good thing to break : RECORD
48. Lacking compassion : INHUMAN
50. Part of T.G.I.F. : ITS
51. More frivolous : SILLIER
53. Dressmaker's dummy : FORM
56. Hippie's parting word : PEACE
57. Rose of Cincinnati : PETE
59. Disconcerting look : STARE
61. Football's Merlin : OLSEN
64. Grounded fleet : SSTS
66. U2 vocalist : BONO
67. Times to call, in ads : AFTS
70. C.I.A.'s forerunner : OSS
71. Part of T.G.I.F.: Abbr. : FRI
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?