It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker. Please consider supporting our site by purchasing an account.
This web browser is not supported. Use Chrome, Edge, Safari, or Firefox for best results.

New York Times, Monday, November 22, 1999

Author:
Frances Hansen
Editor:
Will Shortz
TotalDebutLatestCollabs
12112/27/19643/29/20060
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
836671243
ScrabRebusCirclePangramPre‑WS
1.63110881
Frances Hansen

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQVXZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 105 for Ms. Hansen. NYT links: Across Lite
1
F
2
A
3
N
4
G
5
S
6
L
7
I
8
P
9
H
10
A
11
S
12
N
13
T
14
O
G
E
E
15
H
E
R
A
16
E
R
N
I
E
17
G
E
O
R
18
G
I
A
O
N
19
M
Y
M
I
N
D
20
Y
E
S
M
E
N
21
N
A
B
22
F
E
D
23
A
L
B
24
S
M
A
25
L
26
L
F
R
Y
27
O
28
P
29
E
N
T
O
30
E
31
A
S
I
A
32
P
A
L
33
N
R
34
A
35
F
L
36
U
37
N
38
K
39
T
W
O
40
S
41
L
E
E
P
42
Y
43
P
E
O
P
L
E
44
S
N
I
P
E
45
E
E
L
46
T
E
E
47
A
W
48
H
49
O
50
N
E
51
W
52
B
O
R
N
53
S
54
T
55
A
R
D
U
S
56
T
57
A
A
A
58
C
R
T
59
A
C
H
60
S
A
R
61
O
62
N
63
G
64
H
O
A
65
G
66
Y
C
A
R
67
M
I
C
H
A
E
L
68
M
O
L
T
O
69
R
E
I
N
70
O
H
I
O
71
O
N
L
O
W
72
S
W
A
G
73
P
U
L
P
© 1999, The New York TimesNo. 1122 ( 18,276 )

Support XWord Info today

Pay now and get access for a year.

1. Select account level
2. Choose how to pay
Across
1
Wolf's tooth : FANG
5
Ice hazard : SLIP
9
___ a clue (is out of it) : HASNT
14
S-shaped molding : OGEE
15
Queen of the Heavens : HERA
16
Baseball great Banks : ERNIE
17
Nostalgic song by 64-Across : GEORGIAONMYMIND
20
Toadies : YESMEN
21
Catch in the act : NAB
22
Played chef to : FED
23
Priest's robe : ALB
24
Indulgent song by 64-Across : SMALLFRY
27
Kind of women's shoe : OPENTOE
31
Where China is : ASIA
32
Chum : PAL
33
1930's Depression org. : NRA
35
Hold back a year in school : FLUNK
39
Drowsy song by 64-Across : TWOSLEEPYPEOPLE
44
Make cutting remarks : SNIPE
45
Moray, e.g. : EEL
46
Links peg : TEE
47
Dr. Seuss's "Horton Hears ___" : AWHO
50
Babe in a maternity ward : NEWBORN
53
Prom finale by 64-Across : STARDUST
57
Motorists' org. : AAA
58
Computer screen, for short : CRT
59
4-Down exclamation : ACH
60
Polynesian wrap : SARONG
64
Composer born Nov. 22, 1899 : HOAGYCARMICHAEL
68
Very, in music : MOLTO
69
Bridle strap : REIN
70
Not-so-lazy river : OHIO
71
At the minimum setting : ONLOW
72
Booty, in slang : SWAG
73
An orange, minus the juice : PULP
Down
1
Old ___ (not the modern type) : FOGY
2
Pulitzer writer James : AGEE
3
Revivalists : NEOS
4
Munich citizen : GERMAN
5
Often-bumped part of the leg : SHINBONE
6
Meadow : LEA
7
Shackles : IRONS
8
Canal site : PANAMA
9
"Watch it, buster!" : HEY
10
Elbow's site : ARM
11
Haughty response : SNIFF
12
Frisco footballer : NINER
13
Classic doll : TEDDY
18
Moolah : GELT
19
Budding entrepreneurs, for short : MBAS
25
Biography : LIFE
26
"Le Roi d'Ys" composer : LALO
27
Chooses : OPTS
28
Frequent chess sacrifice : PAWN
29
"The Time Machine" people : ELOI
30
Before : ERE
34
Mimic : APE
36
___ snuff : UPTO
37
N.Y. Met, e.g. : NLER
38
Eager : KEEN
40
Practice in the ring : SPAR
41
Off-color : LEWD
42
Hankering : YEN
43
Harmonious : PLEASING
48
1950's Red-hunting grp. : HUAC
49
Hollywood treasures : OSCARS
51
W.W. II female : WAAC
52
Go from pub to pub : BARHOP
53
Stupid jerk : SCHMO
54
Scottish resort town : TROON
55
To any degree : ATALL
56
Hurled : THREW
61
Honolulu's location : OAHU
62
Moon walker Armstrong : NEIL
63
Food served with a ladle : GLOP
65
Sports car : GTO
66
"That hurts!" : YOW
67
"Mamma ___!" : MIA

Answer summary: 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

Found bugs or have suggestions?