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New York Times, Sunday, October 9, 1994

Author: Bryant White
Editor: Will Shortz
Bryant White
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Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 162, Blocks: 88 Missing: none – this is a pangram This is puzzle # 20 for Mr. White. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1994, The New York Times
Across Down
1. World-weary : JADED
6. Licensing _____ : FEES
10. Eng. network : BBC
13. Biblical incense spice : STACTE
19. Faulty : AMISS
20. Christmas present peekers do it : REWRAP
22. Tune : AIR
23. Wages : SALARY
24. Side door, perhaps? : CORPORALENTRANCE
27. The Iliad, e.g. : EPOPEE
28. Microscopic life : ALGA
29. Weapon in action-thrillers : UZI
30. Finback whale : RORQUAL
32. Room extensions : ETTES
33. _____-do-well : NEER
34. Suspect in a whodunit game? : GENERALMUSTARD
38. Kind of farm : ANT
39. Igor and Dr. Watson: Abbr. : ASSTS
41. Spaghetti-western attire : SERAPE
42. Lyric poem : EPODE
43. Dynasty after the T'ang : LIAO
44. Outlet for N.Y. horseplayers : OTB
46. Robe adornment : OBI
47. Revolution site of 1979 : IRAN
48. Getting _____ years : ONIN
49. French seasoning : SEL
52. Mil. offshoot : ROTC
55. Common Market inits. : EEC
57. A.M.A. members : MDS
58. Morning awakener, for some : BUGLE
59. _____ particle : PSI
60. "Get _____ of this!" : ALOAD
62. "Elephant Boy" boy : SABU
64. Ringbearer in "The Lord of the Rings" : FRODO
66. Mineral suffix : ITE
67. Stinking : PUTRID
69. Joys : RAPTURES
72. Zoological duct : VAS
75. Sentence subject : NOUN
77. Flogging, e.g.? : SERGEANTPUNISHMENT
80. Conscious of : ONTO
81. Numskulls : BEETLEHEADS
82. Jocular Johnson : ARTE
83. Union action? : FIELDMARSHALSTRIKE
87. Judah's second son : ONAN
88. Cooler : FAN
89. Trattoria fare : RIGATONI
90. Name tag : SENIOR
92. Strip for Spot : ORT
93. Ice cream thickeners : AGARS
95. Coin in 47 Across : RIAL
97. Honkers : GEESE
98. Pierce Arrow rival : REO
99. Shrewd : CANNY
101. _____ amore (with love) : CON
103. "Under a Glass Bell" author : NIN
105. Eastern "holies" : SRIS
106. 50 Down, once: Abbr. : SSR
107. Westernmost of the Aleutians : ATTU
108. Give-and-take : SWAP
110. South Africa's _____ Paul Kruger : OOM
112. Fresh : NEW
114. Seance sounds : RAPS
115. Like some coats and paper : LINED
117. Loosen rigging : UNLASH
120. Thomas Moore's "The Harp That Once Through _____ Halls!" : TARAS
124. "_____ you sure?" : ARE
125. Baseball star? : COLONELLEAGUER
128. Topic: Sp. : TEMA
129. Sugar source : MAPLE
131. Bests : DEFEATS
132. One who's taken vows : NUN
133. Medicinal amts. : TSPS
134. Disburse : EXPEND
136. Spencer Tracy movie? : MAJORSCOURAGEOUS
140. Faces the wind while stationary, at sea : LIESTO
141. Portugese writer Jose Maria _____ de Queiroz : ECA
142. Agamemnon's mother : AEROPE
143. Bogart's "High Sierra" role : EARLE
144. Tailor, in old Rome : SARTOR
145. Napoleonic marshal : NEY
146. Nurses : SIPS
147. Quiet : MUTED
1. Long-toed aquatic bird : JACANA
2. Soap substitutes, in the Southwest : AMOLES
3. Sad songs : DIRGES
4. Grass used for making paper : ESPARTO
5. Brit. medal : DSO
6. Cunning, in a way : FELINE
7. Yeanling's mother : EWE
8. Fish-eating bird : ERN
9. Despotic jurisdictions : SATRAPIES
10. Where to get French bread? : BANQUE
11. Premolar : BICUSPID
12. Authors : CREATORS
13. Naut. heading : SSE
14. On delayed-broadcast : TAPED
15. Heaps : ALOT
16. State officers? : CAPTAINGOVERNORS
17. Shipbuilder's pin : TREENAIL
18. Ophthalmologist's implement : EYESTONE
20. Flattens : RAZES
21. Humble toiler : PROLE
25. Dancers cut it : RUG
26. Word with strong or straight : ARM
31. Terhune's "_____ Dog" : LADA
35. Mancinelli opera "_____ e Leandro" : ERO
36. Playwright David : RABE
37. Stimpy's chum : REN
40. Buckle holder : STRAP
43. Forte : LOUD
45. Large pill : BOLUS
49. "Maude" or "Frasier" e.g. : SPINOFF
50. Where the kroon is spent : ESTONIA
51. Beatles character? : LIEUTENANTPEPPER
53. Shoppers' receptacles : TOTEBAGS
54. Actress Barbara : CARRERA
56. Red chalcedony : CARNELIAN
57. Children's entertainers : MUPPETS
58. Nonsense : BOSH
61. Summary : DIGEST
63. Turkish _____ : BATHS
64. More kittenlike : FRISKIER
65. In medias _____ : RES
68. Make roses safe to handle : DETHORN
70. Berber language : TUAREG
71. Water spirits : UNDINES
73. Scorpius's red giant : ANTARES
74. Powerful speaker : STENTOR
76. Cambodia's Lon _____ : NOL
78. Ancient Mideast nomads : ALANI
79. Warhol subject : MAO
84. Strong cart : DRAY
85. Cosmonaut's home : MIR
86. Red dye : EOSIN
91. Fix a fracture : RESET
94. Oxlike antelopes : GNUS
96. Mothers with pride? : LIONESSES
99. Candy cubes : CARAMELS
100. Tranquility : ATARAXIA
101. Some boaters : CANOEMEN
102. Sandwich style : OPENFACE
104. Vincent Lopez's theme song : NOLA
108. Traffic warning : SLO
109. Like jokers : WILD
111. Kind of wheels : MAG
113. "Embarkation of Cythera" artist : WATTEAU
116. Record holder? : DEEJAY
117. Extremist : ULTRA
118. Aurora's doings : SUNUPS
119. Soixante minutes : HEURE
121. Lido, e.g. : RESORT
122. Hypodermic needle holder : AMPULE
123. Was smart : SASSED
125. Poetic patchwork : CENTO
126. Film "7 Faces of Dr. _____" : LAO
127. Gene material : RNA
130. For fear that : LEST
135. Palme _____ (award at Cannes) : DOR
137. _____ de coeur : CRI
138. Caveman in Moo : OOP
139. The Blue Carbuncle, to Holmes : GEM

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