ODD COUPLES

New York Times, Sunday, November 21, 1999

Author: Patrick D. Berry
Editor: Will Shortz
Patrick Berry
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 138, Blocks: 72 Missing: {J} This is puzzle # 6 for Mr. Berry. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1999, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Telephone user : DIALER
7. Obeyed "Down in front!" : SAT
10. Everybody : ALL
13. Clean the last bit : MOPUP
18. Not straight up : ASLOPE
19. A "man that is not passion's slave," in Shakespeare : HORATIO
21. Home of Kansas Wesleyan University : SALINA
22. Antic : MADCAP
23. Energize : ANIMATE
24. Roswell visitors? : ALIENS
25. Cry from Homer Simpson : DOH
26. System of measuring cereal by weight? : CHEXANDBALANCES
28. When repeated, an island NW of Tahiti : BORA
29. Down : SAD
30. ___ while : INA
31. Cracker Jack surprise : TOY
32. Big name in real estate : ERA
33. Where diners use dinars : IRAN
34. Prison library's contents? : PROSEANDCONS
38. Baseball fig. : AVG
39. Stared off into space : DAYDREAMT
41. Sticky stuff : GOOP
42. Place for a pad : KNEE
43. Reeve role : KENT
44. Family's coat of arms, say : EMBLEM
47. In a group of : AMID
49. Not yet actualized : LATENT
52. Ordinary worker : PROLE
53. Mayan ruin site : PALENQUE
57. Grayish : ASHY
58. Columbus's birthplace : GENOA
59. Ship salvager's aid : SONAR
60. Actress Thurman : UMA
61. Forbidding : ICY
62. Unhip cabbie with passenger? : FAREANDSQUARE
65. OS/2 company : IBM
66. Play bumper-cars : RAM
67. "There's ___ In My Soup" (Peter Sellers comedy) : AGIRL
68. Frighten : DAUNT
69. "My ___!" : HERO
70. Sit in the bleachers : SPECTATE
72. Overhauled : REDID
73. Himalayan kingdom : BHUTAN
75. Impressionist : APER
76. More sullen : DOURER
78. Reagan Cabinet member : HAIG
79. Original Stoic : ZENO
81. Swiss snowfield : FIRN
82. Garment industry innovator : ELIASHOWE
87. Line in a voting booth: Abbr. : IND
88. Complain at restaurants? : WHINEANDDINE
92. Hearst book division : AVON
93. Common desk items : PCS
94. Kind of tracks : HEN
95. Lobster eggs : ROE
96. ___ Xing (street sign) : PED
97. Propeller-head : NERD
98. The Merry Men in Sherwood Forest? : COPSEANDROBBERS
103. Hospital V.I.P.'s : DRS
104. Took to the stump : ORATED
105. Musical embellishment : ROULADE
106. Family men : UNCLES
109. They're called "transfers" in Britain : DECALS
110. Condition sometimes treated by hypnosis : AMNESIA
111. Pilgrim's goal : SHRINE
112. Perfect places : EDENS
113. Ringed? : WED
114. LAX monitor info : ETD
115. Most like Iago : SLYEST
1. Fort Peck, for one : DAM
2. First name in dance : ISADORA
3. "The Naked and the Dead" star : ALDORAY
4. Island in a Scottish bay? : LOCHANDKEY
5. Grp. with standards : EPA
6. Business solicitor : REP
7. 33-Across, once : SHAHDOM
8. Top-notch : AONE
9. Fictional teen sleuth Belden : TRIXIE
10. Diagonally : ATANANGLE
11. English professor's deg. : LITD
12. Leopold's partner in crime : LOEB
13. Southeast Asian natives : MALAYS
14. Actress Lena : OLIN
15. Gun with a silencer? : PIECEANDQUIET
16. Rattle : UNNERVE
17. Bible reading : PASSAGE
20. Name on a fridge : AMANA
21. Clip joint? : SALON
26. 200-milligram unit : CARAT
27. Straddling : ATOP
28. Auction action : BID
29. Exhausted : SPENT
35. Of the breastbone : STERNAL
36. John ___ : DOE
37. Fenced-off area : COMPOUND
40. Cartoon dog : REN
42. Flesh and blood : KIN
45. Lycanthrope's catalyst : MOON
46. Waterskin : BLADDER
47. Wing-shaped : ALAR
48. Bébé watcher : MERE
49. Hideouts : LAIRS
50. Music org. : ASCAP
51. Mostly-empty spice rack? : THYMEANDSPACE
52. Pressed one's nose to the glass : PEEREDIN
54. Surg. study : ANAT
55. Planetary shadow : UMBRA
56. Irish P.M. ___ de Valera : EAMON
58. Doggedness : GRIT
59. Took places : SQUIRED
62. One way to explain a coincidence : FATE
63. Algae product : AGAR
64. Pop singer from Nigeria : SADE
69. Emotional scene with actor Grant? : HUGHANDCRY
71. TV's "___ Sharkey" : CPO
72. Evasive answer : RUNAROUND
73. Greeted a shepherd : BAAED
74. Part of H.M.S. : HIS
77. Miner's quarry : ORE
78. Duncan ___ : HINES
79. Numbers on letters : ZIPCODE
80. Went back on stage : ENCORED
81. Laplander, maybe : FINN
83. Watch words? : LIPREAD
84. Be situated above : OVERLIE
85. Goes downhill : WORSENS
86. Objective : END
88. Potters' needs : WHEELS
89. Flip comment? : HEADS
90. Chevalier : NOBLE
91. Cheapen : DEBASE
99. Hall-of-Famer Coveleski : STAN
100. Performer who fills the club : DRAW
101. Tarpeian Rock's location : ROME
102. Pare, say : EDIT
106. Preamble to the Constitution? : USS
107. Stanley Cup org. : NHL
108. Primed : SET

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