JEWELRY JEST

New York Times, Sunday, May 25, 1997

Author: Cathy Millhauser
Editor: Will Shortz
Cathy Allis
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 134, Blocks: 78 Missing: {FJQX} This is puzzle # 32 for Ms. Allis. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1997, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Where heads are put together : TOTEM
6. Skater Harding and others : TONYAS
12. "___ behold!" : LOAND
17. Tulle's schools : ECOLES
19. Popeye's son : SWEEPEA
21. Founding editor of the O.E.D. : MURRAY
22. How jewelers get absolution? : THEYDOPENDANTS
24. Per : APIECE
25. "Le Comte Ory" composer : ROSSINI
26. Cut forage : REAP
27. Super Bowl XXIX winners, informally : NINERS
28. Midwestern jewelry article? : CINCINNATIBANGLE
33. Cut forests : HEW
36. Ends : CEASES
37. Mechanical method : ROTE
38. Character actress Tessie : OSHEA
41. Oscar-winning "Love Story" composer : LAI
42. More than big : OBESE
44. Tamperer hamperer : SEAL
48. Patron of jewelers? : SAINTNECKLACE
52. Exudation : SEEPAGE
54. Fills the cracks : PUTTIES
55. "Snow White" dwarf : SLEEPY
57. Notorious Bugs : MORAN
58. Subjects of planning : ESTATES
61. Actress of "Fame" fame : CARA
62. Pippi Longstocking creator Lindgren : ASTRID
63. Green : RAW
65. Where crazy jewels end up? : THELOONYPIN
68. Powers that be : INS
69. Section of a pas de deux : ADAGIO
72. Diamond great : RUTH
73. "Hansel and Gretel" role : SANDMAN
76. Stale : DATED
77. Mustachioed detective : POIROT
79. Run : SMUGGLE
82. Bend : INCLINE
84. Jewelry disaster? : CALAMITYCHAIN
87. Surprise cries : OOHS
88. "Picnic" playwright's kin : INGES
90. ___ Canals : SOO
91. Second-oldest country in the Western Hemisphere : HAITI
92. Adenauer, a k a Der ___ : ALTE
93. Position : STANCE
96. Family man : DAD
97. Part of a jeweler's education, with "the"? : BIRDSANDTHEBEADS
103. Sal and others : MINEOS
104. Kind of diagram : TREE
105. Comeback : RIPOSTE
110. Banderillero's target : ELTORO
111. Jeweler's ultimatum? : LOCKETORLUMPIT
115. Late-night name : OBRIEN
116. "The Mighty Ducks" star : ESTEVEZ
117. Bring to a boil? : ENRAGE
118. Angora, merino, etc. : WOOLS
119. "Springtime-fresh" smokes : SALEMS
120. Wind-up toys? : KITES
1. Fourfront? : TETR
2. Dos cubed : OCHO
3. Wing tips' tips : TOES
4. Country rocker Joe et al. : ELYS
5. Triage team member : MEDIC
6. Literary inits. : TSE
7. Mine ___ : OWN
8. Sparks on the screen : NED
9. Aches : YEARNS
10. Breathing problem : APNEA
11. Assail : SETAT
12. Predatory : LUPINE
13. Rocket gasket : ORING
14. Spinning : AREEL
15. Button material : NACRE
16. Photography supplies : DYES
18. ___ depth finder : SONIC
20. Shoot for, with "to" : ASPIRE
21. Possible source of mermaid legends : MANATEE
23. Long : PINE
29. Math class, for short : CALC
30. Writer Dinesen : ISAK
31. Diamond and others : NEILS
32. Jersey girl? : BOSSY
33. "Chicago Hope" setting: Abbr. : HOSP
34. Biblical barterer : ESAU
35. Platinum item of jewelry? : WHITEWATCH
39. Tolkien tree creatures : ENTS
40. Plugging away : ATIT
42. Wide expanse : OCEAN
43. Acting family of TV and film : BEERYS
44. Smudge : SPOT
45. Help at the jeweler's? : EARRINGAID
46. Over : AGAIN
47. Imparts : LENDS
49. Peachy-keen : NEATO
50. O.T. book : ESTH
51. Driving hazard : ALCOHOL
53. German river : EMS
56. Perry Como's "___ Loves Mambo" : PAPA
59. Gateway Arch-itect, to friends : EERO
60. Floodgate : SLUICE
62. Song words before gal or shadow : ANDMY
63. Mariner's need : RADIO
64. Fictional Italian town : ADANO
66. Others: Sp. : OTRAS
67. Acad. : INST
70. Hair applications : GELS
71. Ugandan with abandon : IDI
74. A lot : MUCH
75. Turkish title : AGHA
77. Prefix with dactyl : PENTA
78. Preference : TASTE
80. Grammy-winning Ford : LITA
81. Tennyson heroine : ENID
83. Swedish soprano Birgit : NILSSON
85. Land subjugated by 106-Down : MOAB
86. "The Last Days of Pompeii" heroine : IONE
89. Washer setting : GENTLE
92. Honors : ADORES
93. 100 agorot : SHEKEL
94. Writer famous for locked-room mysteries : CARR
95. Roman title : EDILE
97. "The Hobbit" hero Baggins : BILBO
98. Opening : INTRO
99. Do maintenance work on : REOIL
100. Rubbish : DROSS
101. Anatomical roofs : TECTA
102. Grit : SPUNK
103. Word in Morris code? : MEOW
106. Ahab's father : OMRI
107. Showed disdain : SPAT
108. Shoe-touting bulldog : TIGE
109. Tours seasons : ETES
112. Figurative brink : EVE
113. Pro ___ : TEM
114. Bar measures: Abbr. : OZS

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