PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

New York Times, Sunday, January 16, 2005

Author: Damon J. Gulczynski
Editor: Will Shortz
Damon J. Gulczynski
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 76 Missing: {JKQVX} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Gulczynski. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2005, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Accomplices : COHORTS
8. Andean treasure : ORO
11. Suffix with sermon : IZE
14. Slightest trace : WHIFF
19. Wardrobe : ARMOIRE
20. Popular fish sandwich : TUNASUB
22. "Christmas bombing" target : HANOI
23. Klutzy dog's habit? : DROPPINGTHEBONE
25. Matter of debate : ISSUE
26. Farm call : MOO
27. Bathroom on wheels? : ROLLINGSTALL
29. ___-Pei (dog) : SHAR
33. TV palomino : MRED
35. Homer Simpson's next-door neighbor : NED
36. Paid the penalty : ATONED
37. One holding corn bread? : PONEBEARER
40. Run in syndication, maybe : REAIR
43. O'Neill and others : EDS
44. Like many shorelines : ERODED
45. Where to see a mummy: Abbr. : MUS
47. Prince Valiant's wife : ALETA
50. Include : ADDIN
51. Next in line for slavery? : HEIRTOTHETHRALL
58. Did a third draft of : REEDITED
60. Credit for driving people home?: Abbr. : RBI
61. What surprises can come out of : THEBLUE
62. Wrapping weights : TARES
64. Crew equipment : OARS
66. Cantina cooker : OLLA
67. Famous rallying cry … and a hint to eight other answers in this puzzle : ALLFORONEANDONEFORALL
75. Starship princess : LEIA
76. Do a number : SING
77. East Indian heartwood : SAPAN
78. It keeps the ball rolling : INERTIA
82. "Apocalypse Now" setting : NAM
83. Doles out differently : REALLOTS
88. Get a workout via horseback riding? : TONEINTHESADDLE
92. Spinnaker site : YACHT
93. Flashback, e.g. : SCENE
94. "___ will not!" : NOI
95. Baker's gadget : SIFTER
96. Actress Busch : MAE
99. Sibling of un frère : SOEUR
102. Renowned razor sharpener? : HONEOFFAME
105. Multitudes : ARMIES
108. Instructors' org. : NEA
110. Live nomadically : ROAM
111. Multitude : SLEW
112. Visit to Ben & Jerry's? : ICECREAMCALL
116. Live : ARE
117. Recurring Nintendo character : MARIO
118. Annoy people by blowing a fan on them? : GALLWITHTHEWIND
125. Cutting parts : EDGES
126. Perk up : ANIMATE
127. Veteran, on Veteran's Day : HONOREE
128. Mower maker : DEERE
129. Weightlifter's unit : REP
130. It's made in Japan : YEN
131. Make more attractive : SWEETEN
1. Rude dude : CAD
2. Legend on the ice : ORR
3. Plan for patients, for short : HMO
4. Alley-___ : OOP
5. It may be in stitches : RIP
6. Neat, as a beard : TRIMMED
7. Málaga missus : SENORA
8. Polo Grounds standout : OTT
9. Duisburg's locale : RUHR
10. Hit-and-run situation? : ONEON
11. Tryster with Tristan : ISOLDE
12. Pueblo dweller : ZUNI
13. Irving Bacheller's "___ Holden" : EBEN
14. Trick-taking game : WHIST
15. Can't help but : HASTO
16. Bananas : INSANE
17. Hit, in basketball : FOULED
18. "Jingle Bells" sleighing locales : FIELDS
21. More fit : ABLER
24. Suffix with theater : GOER
28. Round Table knight : GARETH
29. Caveman's tool : SPEAR
30. Multitude : HORDE
31. Nicad's cadmium component : ANODE
32. Fixed up : REDID
34. Patrick's "Ghost" co-star : DEMI
38. Melville's "___ Cereno" : BENITO
39. Automaton-themed play of 1921 : RUR
41. "This is so-o-o relaxing!" : AAH
42. "Why should ___ you?" : ILET
46. Sideshow attraction : STRONGMAN
48. Café alternative : THE
49. Shady plot : ARBOR
51. Savior : HERO
52. Idyllic settings : EDENS
53. Book between Amos and Jonah: Abbr. : OBAD
54. NASA weather satellite : TIROS
55. Teatro ___ Scala : ALLA
56. Put to sleep : LULL
57. Faithful, to a Scot : LEAL
59. Besmear : TAR
63. Divider of Paris : SEINE
65. Tieup : SNARL
67. Touched down : ALIT
68. Nightly monologue deliverer : LENO
69. Property lawyer's concern : LIEN
70. Airline posting : FARES
71. Santa ___ (hot winds) : ANAS
72. Fencing piece : EPEE
73. Skyway regulation grp. : FAA
74. Not unless : ONLYIF
79. Certain X or O : TIC
80. Real : INESSE
81. Periodic table stat. : ATNO
84. Comedy club responses : LAFFS
85. In base 8 : OCTAL
86. Variation preceder : THEME
87. Sprinkle : STREW
89. Snicker syllable : HEE
90. Play-___ : DOH
91. Last name in fashion : DIOR
95. In a way : SOMEHOW
96. Injured : MAIMED
97. Where a token may be taken : ARCADE
98. Surface : EMERGE
100. Detach, as a lapel mike : UNCLIP
101. Sphere : REALM
103. Flood survivor : NOAH
104. Brownish pigments : EARTHS
106. Not nearly as emotional : ICIER
107. Irregularly notched : EROSE
109. E'er : ALWAY
113. Biology lab supply : AGAR
114. Wildebeest feature : MANE
115. Beer option : LITE
119. Top mark : TEN
120. Map dir. : ENE
121. Doomsayer's cry : WOE
122. N.Y.C.'s first subway line : IRT
123. Originally : NEE
124. Cave : DEN

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