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, Safari, Firefox, or Edge for best results.

New York Times, Saturday, August 10, 2002

Author:
Dana Motley
Editor:
Will Shortz
TotalDebutLatestCollabs
311/30/19978/16/20130
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
20001721
ScrabbleRebusCirclePangram
1.53000
Dana Motley

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 31 Missing: {JQWX} This is puzzle # 16 for Ms. Motley. NYT links: Across Lite
1
K
2
A
3
Z
4
O
5
O
6
M
7
A
8
A
9
M
10
C
11
U
12
F
13
F
14
A
D
A
M
S
15
E
L
M
O
16
O
S
L
O
17
R
U
B
B
E
18
R
M
A
I
D
19
R
E
A
R
20
L
E
A
R
21
H
O
D
G
E
22
P
O
D
G
E
23
G
E
24
R
E
25
D
O
R
A
L
26
B
27
A
L
28
H
A
29
R
I
30
A
T
L
31
A
32
S
33
T
34
O
L
I
35
V
E
36
I
N
37
A
T
R
A
N
C
E
38
S
C
O
O
T
39
E
D
40
G
E
O
R
G
I
E
41
C
A
N
T
O
N
E
42
S
E
43
N
Y
L
O
N
44
S
N
E
E
R
S
45
V
E
46
N
A
47
O
N
S
48
F
I
C
49
H
E
50
A
L
51
U
M
52
B
53
E
54
E
R
C
O
O
L
55
E
R
56
N
A
57
I
58
F
59
U
C
L
A
60
N
O
T
A
C
61
H
A
N
C
E
62
F
R
A
U
63
C
E
E
S
64
A
R
I
E
L
65
F
U
N
D
66
E
Y
R
E
67
S
M
A
R
T
© 2002, The New York TimesNo. 0810 ( 19,268 )

Support XWord Info today

Access this site for a full year:

  1. Select your level
  2. Choose how to pay

Learn about support levels.

$50 — Angel

Full access + download

$20 — Regular User

Full access, limited Finder

$10 — Casual User

Students & seniors
Across
1
Buzz producer : KAZOO
6
Miss alternative : MAAM
10
It may have a link : CUFF
14
Don or John : ADAMS
15
Pollster Roper : ELMO
16
Kon-Tiki Museum site : OSLO
17
Name on a plastic container : RUBBERMAID
19
Stern : REAR
20
Albany's father-in-law : LEAR
21
Goulash : HODGEPODGE
23
"Mr. Jones" star : GERE
25
Camel competitor : DORAL
26
Gallic gala : BAL
28
"Roots" actor Rhodes : HARI
30
None too soon : ATLAST
34
Oil source : OLIVE
36
Dazed : INATRANCE
38
Went quickly : SCOOTED
40
One of les États-Unis : GEORGIE
41
Cuisine style : CANTONESE
43
Kind of hose : NYLON
44
Shows cynicism, perhaps : SNEERS
45
___ cava (heart connector) : VENA
47
Come-___ : ONS
48
Information storage unit : FICHE
50
Many a homecoming attendee : ALUM
52
One may be taken to a tailgate party : BEERCOOLER
56
Babe in the woods : NAIF
59
Pac 10 member : UCLA
60
"In your dreams!" : NOTACHANCE
62
Mrs. abroad : FRAU
63
They're in circulation : CEES
64
Moon of Uranus : ARIEL
65
Stockbroker's suggestion : FUND
66
Salt lake of South Australia : EYRE
67
Like some bombs : SMART
Down
1
One of the Wallendas : KARL
2
In unison, in a way : ADUE
3
Italian custard served either hot or chilled : ZABAGLIONE
4
Old card game for three : OMBRE
5
Carbohydrate ending : OSE
6
Message : MEMO
7
Robin Williams had a voice in it : ALADDIN
8
Pal : AMIGO
9
Not going too far : MODERATE
10
It naturally follows : COROLLARY
11
Like most yard sale goods : USED
12
Olympic ceremony sight : FLAG
13
Cry while holding an iron : FORE
18
Mother of Hades : RHEA
22
Supporting the arts, say : PATRONAL
24
Bombast : RHETORIC
26
Some pears : BOSCS
27
Old highway name : ALCAN
29
Fair feature : RIDE
31
Fetish for the British : ANGLOMANIA
32
Issue : SCION
33
Youth : TEENS
35
Stuffing the ballot box, e.g. : VOTEFRAUD
37
"The African Queen" screenwriter : AGEE
39
Settle snugly : ENSCONCE
42
Thinner : SVELTER
46
Prosecution witness, maybe : NARC
49
Rot : HOOEY
51
Render defenseless : UNARM
52
Like a bodybuilder : BUFF
53
Neutral shade : ECRU
54
Snap : ELAN
55
Naturalness : EASE
57
Patisserie gizmo : ICER
58
Intuited : FELT
61
Experiences : HAS

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

Found bugs or have suggestions?