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New York Times, Sunday, April 21, 2013

Author: Jonah Kagan
Editor: Will Shortz
Jonah Kagan
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 72 Missing: {QX} This is puzzle # 6 for Mr. Kagan. NYT links: Across Lite PDF

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1. Solar panel spots, sometimes : ROOFS
6. Coolidge's vice president : DAWES
11. Hollywood hrs. : PST
14. Grammar concern : USAGE
19. "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly" composer Morricone : ENNIO
20. Dramatic response to "Who's there?" : ITISI
21. Neighboring bunkers? : ROOMMATES
23. Biting : ACERB
24. Tammany Hall corruption, e.g.? : EVILFROMNEWYORK
26. Patisserie offerings : DESSERTS
28. Sunflower State capital : TOPEKA
29. Starting stake : ANTE
30. Bona fide : TRUE
31. Poetic pause : CAESURA
33. Sign that means "Do not disturb" : ONAIR
34. Try to see what you're getting for Christmas? : PEEKUNDERWRAPS
38. Something a model should be in : STYLE
39. Up, as an anchor : ATRIP
40. Piazza parts? : ZEES
41. Way to go : GAIT
42. What much can follow : INAS
43. Is in the works : BREWS
45. Academy for criminals? : PERPSCHOOL
51. Journey from the nest to the kitchen, say? : RATSTREK
53. "Arrested Development" character Fünke : TOBIAS
54. "Harry Potter" librarian Pince : IRMA
55. Itty-bitty battery : AAA
56. Cactus features : SPINES
58. Had an appetite : YENNED
60. Take in or take on : ADOPT
64. Hidden drug habit, maybe? : POTSECRET
67. Torture : AGONY
68. Accidentally reveal : BETRAY
70. Psychologist Jean known for his theory of cognitive development : PIAGET
71. Laugh syllable : HAR
73. Prefix with -plasm : ECTO
74. Pitchers to publishers : AGENTS
76. Drink greedily? : GULPITIN
81. Playground apparatus of the Apocalypse? : DOOMSWINGS
83. Game for players with steady hands : JENGA
85. ___ deck (part of a cruise ship) : LIDO
86. Plasma constituents : IONS
87. Vibe : AURA
88. Cooler, to LL Cool J : ILLER
89. Comes to : COSTS
91. Be a lenient judge? : DIALDOWNTHELAW
96. Hayride seats : BALES
97. Some tennis play : SINGLES
98. All that and ___ of chips : ABAG
99. Top Qatari : EMIR
100. Lifeguard's act : RESCUE
101. It might be right under your nose : MUSTACHE
105. Maligned merchandise? : REVILEDTHEGOODS
109. Cartoon boy with an antenna on his cap : ELROY
110. Lover of Lancelot : GUINEVERE
111. Actor Hirsch of "Speed Racer" : EMILE
112. "Victory is yours" : ILOSE
113. Wolfgang Puck restaurant : SPAGO
114. Part of a reactor : ROD
115. One of the Ephrons : DELIA
116. Like some blood and articles : TYPED
1. Librarian's urging : READ
2. "When I was young ..." : ONCE
3. A lot of binary code : ONES
4. Memorable romantic moment : FIRSTKISS
5. Regain clarity, say : SOBERUP
6. Got rid of the waist? : DIETED
7. Relatives of dune buggies, for short : ATVS
8. Something to connect to a TV : WII
9. U.S. alien's subj. : ESL
10. They're shaken in kitchens : SIFTERS
11. Support : PROPUP
12. Actress Suzanne : SOMERS
13. Hasbro brand : TONKA
14. Affiliate of the A.F.L.-C.I.O. : UMW
15. 1989 John Cusack romantic comedy : SAYANYTHING
16. Like some noise music : ATONAL
17. "___ the Dinosaur" (pioneering cartoon short) : GERTIE
18. Gravelly ridge : ESKER
22. ___ culpa : MEA
25. Sub ___ : ROSA
27. Series : RUN
31. Captain's command : CREW
32. Stupefies : AWES
33. Ear-related : OTIC
34. Two threes, for one : PAIR
35. Site of Cyclops' smithy : ETNA
36. "It was," in Latin : ERAT
37. O.T. book : EZEK
38. Pert : SASSY
41. No. between 0 and 4 : GPA
43. Support provider : BRA
44. Gather : REAP
45. Puerto Rican city that shares its name with an explorer : PONCE
46. "Awake in the Dark" writer : EBERT
47. Increase : RISE
48. Yes ___ : ORNO
49. You might see one in an eclipse : OMEN
50. Margaret Thatcher, e.g. : LADY
52. "Catch ya later!" : TATA
53. Supermodel Cheryl : TIEGS
56. Police setup : STING
57. Exams for would-be Natl. Merit Scholars : PSATS
59. Family name in the Old West : EARP
60. Undercover? : ABED
61. Some '30s design : DECO
62. Good name for a car mechanic? : OTTO
63. Commitment signifier : PROMISERING
65. Amenable (to) : OPEN
66. Tough : THUG
69. Reflexes said to be contagious : YAWNS
72. Like : ALA
75. They're not vets yet : GIS
76. Bother, with "at" : GNAW
77. Under the table, maybe : ILLEGALLY
78. Work the land : TILL
79. "What's the big ___?" : IDEA
80. Land on the Arctic Cir. : NORW
82. Dipsos : SOTS
83. Title fellow in a Beatles song : JUDE
84. Figure with arrows : EROS
87. Supposed : ALLEGED
88. "Eww, no!" : IHATEIT
89. Was mentioned : CAMEUP
90. Lover of Cesario in "Twelfth Night" : OLIVIA
91. Set of software components packaged for release, briefly : DISTRO
92. Moved like a caterpillar : INCHED
93. Possible flu symptom : AGUE
94. Possible flu symptom : NAUSEA
95. "Conan" channel : TBS
96. Arctic Circle sights : BERGS
97. Annual dinner : SEDER
100. Excite, with "up" : REV
101. Roman 1551 : MDLI
102. Wheat or corn : CROP
103. It might fill a kiddie pool : HOSE
104. Carefully saw? : EYED
106. Rex of the jungle : LEO
107. Kipling's "Follow Me ___" : OME
108. It can be refined : OIL

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