Richard Silvestri
Richard Silvestri

NY Times, Sun, Apr 24, 2005 CRYPTIC CROSSWORD

Author:Richard Silvestri
Editor:Will Shortz
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© 2005, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Refuse to comply — delay about one week (9) : STONEWALL
6. Leading man in a commercial (5) : AHEAD
9. Found college freshman ultimately broken-hearted (9) : UNEARTHED
10. Egg eaten by some wild animal (5) : MOOSE
11. Roscoe, unfair player, loses head (6) : HEATER
12. Line on a map is additional mile (8) : ISOTHERM
13. Tiny Tim never holds back bad feeling (6) : ENMITY
15. Unwary Pat embraces the Spanish (8) : CARELESS
19. Poet composed sonnet about New York (8) : TENNYSON
20. Fit jockey used it (6) : SUITED
21. After-dinner drink I prepared before going outside (8) : ANISETTE
23. Stupefy son of drunken bum (6) : BENUMB
26. Cast nearly all of "Paradise" (5) : HEAVE
27. Destroyed ancestral house in England (9) : LANCASTER
28. Old-fashioned saw (5) : DATED
29. Upends open coffee containers (9) : OVERTURNS
1. Needle point to sew thus: poorly (9) : SOUTHWEST
2. Last ball game fixed (5) : OMEGA
3. Sincerely make style changes (9) : EARNESTLY
4. Initially, aspirin can help ease pain (4) : ACHE
5. Guide changed leotards (8) : LODESTAR
6. Allow a New England school to accept poor grade (5) : ADMIT
7. Escape work, in part (9) : ELOPEMENT
8. Imagine West Road heading north (5) : DREAM
14. One who asks for money to repair one bevel (9) : MENDICANT
16. Lively new Texan has German over (9) : EXUBERANT
17. Subordinate overcooks muttonchops (9) : SIDEBURNS
18. Old comic companies reveal nothing (8) : COSTELLO
21. Dad turned up concealed bug (5) : APHID
22. Correct a famous aunt last (5) : EMEND
24. Total, say (5) : UTTER
25. Crook needs to case the joint (4) : KNEE

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