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New York Times, Sunday, August 6, 1995

Author: Manny Nosowsky
Editor: Will Shortz
Manny Nosowsky
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 76 Missing: {JXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 42 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. A Marx brother : HARPO
6. Orpheus, Heracles et al : ARGONAUTS
15. Pronunciation symbol : SCHWA
20. Silver companion? : SCOUT
21. Role : CHARACTER
22. Defense motions : PLEAS
23. Boat for a tipsy crew? : THETHREEMARTINILAUNCH
26. Needles : TEASES
27. Control tower datum: Abbr : ALT
28. Eur. land : IRE
29. Noted family in philanthropy : ASTORS
32. Certain radio stas. : FMS
34. '70s-'80s music genre : PUNKROCK
39. Bolger co-star : LAHR
40. In a big way : HUGELY
44. Prize for Toni Morrison : NOBEL
45. Strike out : FAN
46. Word between Friends : THEE
47. Head honcho : MRBIG
48. Without company : ALONE
49. Be beholden to : OWE
50. "War of the Worlds" base camp : MARS
51. Flop : FIASCO
52. Kid's ammo : PEAS
53. Hoskins role in "Hook" : SMEE
54. In _____ (going nowhere) : ARUT
55. Size up : RATE
56. Atomic bomb trial, briefly : NTEST
58. Leaf vegetable : CHARD
59. Put the cuffs on : NAB
60. Related (to) : AKIN
61. Microsoft product : DOS
62. Chickens to cook : FRIERS
64. Fall : AUTUMN
67. "Gee" plus : WOW
68. From Bratislava : SLOVAK
69. Podium-pounding speech : TIRADE
70. Gibson of "Braveheart" : MEL
71. Aachen abode : HAUS
72. Tricked : HAD
75. Three-time Presidential nominee : BRYAN
76. Biblical monarchy : SHEBA
78. Author Rand et al. : AYNS
79. _____-mutuel : PARI
80. Unimagined : REAL
81. Meter-watcher : POET
82. Russia's St. Alexander _____ : NEVSKI
84. They pass bills : AYES
85. Business magazine : INC
86. Daughter of David : TAMAR
87. Witch : CRONE
88. Rhone/Saône city : LYON
89. Imprecise ordinal : NTH
90. Kind of driver : SLAVE
91. Write, as computer programs : ENCODE
93. Penthouse reader : MALE
94. Prepare : GETREADY
96. That, to Pedro : ESO
97. Brit's word of suprise : BLIMEY
99. Baseball's Master Melvin : OTT
100. _____ stretch (serve time) : DOA
102. Forbidden fruits, e.g. : TABOOS
105. Diagram error at a naval museums? : BARQUESUPTHEWRONGTREE
114. Norelco competitor : BRAUN
115. Old office group : STENOPOOL
116. Black Bears' town : ORONO
117. Captain of the Caine : QUEEG
118. One who goes along : SYCOPHANT
119. Gettysburg general George : SYKES
1. F.D.R.'s successor : HST
2. German "alas" : ACH
3. Potential perch : ROE
4. Scotch : PUTTOREST
5. Not yet named : OTHER
6. Bridge honors : ACES
7. '50s South Korean leader : RHEE
8. Cheesecake feature : GAMS
9. _____ pro nobis : ORA
10. Not wide: Abbr. : NAR
11. Take the role of : ACTAS
12. Gas or elec. co. : UTIL
13. Canvas stretchers : TENTPOLES
14. Asian honorific : SRI
15. Diamond play? : SPARKLE
16. Crossword maker, at times : CLUER
17. Coop dweller : HEN
18. Female enlistee, once : WAC
19. Bit of air pollution : ASH
24. Ill-considered : RASH
25. Bedding : LINENS
29. "M*A*S*H" director : ALTMAN
30. Most of Libya : SAHARA
31. With 36-Down gem of the Persian navy? : THERUBAIYACHT
32. Caen cop : FLIC
33. Naval expression of regrets? : MYGONDOLANCES
35. Bad news for twin middies at Annapolis? : UBOATFLUNKED
36. See 31-Down : OFOMARKHAYYAM
37. Crows : CAWERS
38. Fouled, in a way : KNEED
41. Petty officer's petty remark? : UMIAKMESOMAD
42. Au _____ (menu phrase) : GRATIN
43. "Barnaby Jones" star : EBSEN
44. Turtlenecks hide them : NAPES
51. Mountebank : FRAUD
53. Met home : SHEA
57. Service station service : TOW
58. Weeks in duo anni : CIV
63. Dr. Michael on "Peyton Place" : ROSSI
65. Russia's _____ Mountains : URAL
66. Beat soundly : TAN
67. Fly trap : WEB
68. Refuses : SAYSNO
69. Twice quinze : TRENTE
70. Scotland yard? : METRE
71. Devastation : HAVOC
73. Biological ring : AREOLE
74. Theme park name : DISNEY
75. Deliver : BRING
77. Industrial strength : HEAVYDUTY
79. Handyman's work? : PALMISTRY
81. Taste : PALATE
83. Mr. Rubik : ERNO
86. Mao follower : TSETUNG
92. Black : EBON
95. Lawn game played with mallets : ROQUE
96. "... could _____ lean" : EATNO
98. Commercial eye-catchers : LOGOS
101. Crude group? : OPEC
102. Occupational deferment category in the '60s draft : TWOA
103. Schoenberg's "Moses and _____" : ARON
104. Cloth measure : BOLT
105. Letters on a charcoal sack : BBQ
106. _____ Islands, southwest of New Guinea : ARU
107. _____ Dawn Chong of "Quest for Fire" : RAE
108. Snake sound : SSS
109. '50s dance : HOP
110. N.T. book : EPH
111. Soldier for 7-Down : ROK
112. Chemical suffix : ENE
113. Sister of Selene : EOS

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