Mel Taub
Mel Taub

NY Times, Sun, Aug 21, 2011 PUNS AND ANAGRAMS

Author:Mel Taub
Editor:Will Shortz
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: , Blocks: 35, Across Lite

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© 2011, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Pure wit in author's account : WRITEUP
8. Fasteners one has as an afterthought : HASPS
13. Nine toes examined : SEENINTO
14. Scares L.A. Rams : ALARMS
16. Damages in some panels : INJURIES
17. Succeeded with ad time : MADEIT
18. Put away doters : STORED
19. Miss. doctrines : ISMS
21. One revered by Auguste, in the end : STE
22. Man with undergraduate degree, that is : ABIE
23. One who's chatty a lot with clients : ATTY
24. Take Prince William's bride, for example : KATE
25. Kind of key : LAC
26. Where to find clerical names : MANSE
28. Argue it could be boring : AUGER
29. Flaw found at 600 feet : DEFECT
31. Andrew's custodians : WARDENS
33. Weak male : LAME
34. Italian guy in legal document : ALDO
35. Looked out for Oct. dues : SCOUTED
38. On which birds relax torsos : ROOSTS
41. Tall and thin like Ellen Kay : LANKY
42. Tree held dearly? Why not! : ALDER
44. Fellow's greetings : HIS
46. Just the insides of nylons : ONLY
47. Oh, it's the elevator guy : OTIS
48. Branch seen in intersection : SECT
49. Central model of a poem : ODE
50. Drinks for sale : ALES
51. Water added to tank, i.e. : INTAKE
53. Surfaces of panels : PLANES
55. Menace near the T : THREATEN
57. Like the weather on Everest, endlessly : SEVERE
58. Greet men who are newly independent : EMERGENT
59. Stone attack : SETON
60. Offspring of many fodders : DODDERS
1. Spoiled a wet band : WENTBAD
2. Delight Joe & Eric : REJOICE
3. Get used to U.N. ire : INURE
4. Become bored with Michelin, e.g. : TIRE
5. Eat up : ENID
6. Ill. Rep. follower : UTE
7. Presumes where Spot is : POSITS
8. Porky : HAMMY
9. Regretful word a Scottish miss heard : ALAS
10. Blue ads : SAD
11. Prophesy pears, e.g. : PRESAGE
12. In love with mittens : SMITTEN
13. Source of Lisa's rope : SISAL
15. Guides cattle : STEERS
20. They manage things when stars wed : STEWARDS
23. The day poker players kicked in : ANTEDATE
24. At dusk, nothing but praise : KUDOS
26. Beefy matey : MEATY
27. Came out on top : ACME
28. Do a RR fire : ARDOR
30. Lucky to go by plane around Britain : FLUKY
32. Even parts of Karl Rove may be soothing : ALOE
35. They sailed to Oslo: Sp. : SLOOPS
36. Send Elsie a few for her cake : CANDLES
37. A novel 'e produced while away : ONLEAVE
39. Where matinee is at 3:00 : THEATER
40. Disgusts or makes fatter, as the lisper might say : SICKENS
43. 51 Teds in the phone book : LISTED
45. Surgical tube in tents : STENT
47. Noel's other name : OLSEN
48. Place that gets a hand : STAGE
50. Sol preceder : AERO
51. How one might feel after being taken for a ride : IRED
52. Any dr., at heart : NERD
54. Total of 10 : NET
56. Insurance provider for Dr. Ohm : HMO

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