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, Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Author:
Ian Livengood
Editor:
Will Shortz
TotalDebutLatestCollabs
554/12/20109/15/20164
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
617667112
ScrabbleRebusCirclePangram
1.64371
Ian Livengood

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {QZ} Featured in Will Shortz's favorite puzzlemakers This is puzzle # 19 for Mr. Livengood. NYT links: Across Lite PDF
1
S
2
O
3
I
4
T
5
G
6
R
7
A
8
Y
9
R
10
E
11
T
12
R
13
O
14
I
N
F
O
15
Y
A
L
E
16
O
T
H
E
R
17
T
E
F
L
18
O
N
D
O
N
19
L
E
E
R
Y
20
H
A
Y
D
N
21
I
N
T
22
E
L
23
J
A
X
24
Y
U
25
R
I
G
A
G
A
26
R
I
N
27
P
28
I
29
C
A
S
A
30
A
W
A
G
31
A
D
A
32
H
33
A
34
V
35
A
N
A
G
I
36
L
37
A
38
T
O
R
39
I
40
C
41
W
I
N
42
Y
E
S
E
S
43
E
L
I
M
A
44
N
N
I
N
45
G
46
U
V
A
47
C
O
R
E
48
T
49
O
50
R
P
I
D
51
B
A
K
I
N
52
G
53
S
54
T
O
N
E
55
J
E
T
56
L
E
R
O
I
57
O
D
58
D
59
E
60
R
61
U
S
U
62
A
L
63
I
N
N
64
E
R
C
I
T
Y
65
T
O
R
S
O
66
P
I
E
R
67
A
C
N
E
68
S
T
E
I
N
69
S
C
A
R
70
P
E
A
S
© 2012, The New York TimesNo. 0814 ( 22,925 )

Support XWord Info today

Pay now and get access for a year.

1. Select account level
2. Choose how to pay
Across
1
"... and ___ goes" : SOIT
5
Pre-dyed hair color, often : GRAY
9
Hip again : RETRO
14
Help desk offering : INFO
15
Connecticut Ivy : YALE
16
This, that and the ___ : OTHER
17
John Gotti's nickname, with "the" : TEFLONDON
19
Cautious : LEERY
20
Father of the Symphony : HAYDN
21
What a military operative may provide : INTEL
23
1995 N.F.L. expansion team, for short : JAX
24
First human in space : YURIGAGARIN
27
Google image-organizing app : PICASA
30
Like an excited puppy's tail, old-style : AWAG
31
Oklahoma town : ADA
32
Folk song played at Jewish weddings : HAVANAGILA
38
Life Saver-shaped : TORIC
41
Come out on top : WIN
42
Approvals : YESES
43
Giant who was the Super Bowl XLVI M.V.P. : ELIMANNING
46
Thos. Jefferson founded it : UVA
47
Nuclear reactor part : CORE
48
Sluggish : TORPID
51
Flat item to cook food on : BAKINGSTONE
55
Black shade : JET
56
"Vive ___!" : LEROI
57
More puzzling : ODDER
61
Regular : USUAL
63
Densely populated area ... or what 17-, 24-, 32-, 43- and 51-Across each have? : INNERCITY
65
Sculptor's subject : TORSO
66
Place to drop a line from : PIER
67
Skin woe : ACNE
68
Oktoberfest container : STEIN
69
Memento from Zorro : SCAR
70
Food items catapulted with a spoon, maybe : PEAS
Down
1
Dark Lord of the ___ ("Star Wars" title) : SITH
2
Eminently draftable : ONEA
3
Not certain at all : IFFY
4
"Was I right, or was I right?!" : TOLDYA
5
Ob-___ : GYN
6
Lines going out in all directions : RADII
7
"Run ___ now ..." : ALONG
8
Dirt disher : YENTA
9
Bed with wheels : ROLLAWAY
10
Juillet season : ETE
11
"Caught you, at long last!" : THEJIGISUP
12
Showed again : RERAN
13
Large African antelope : ORYX
18
Arduous task : ONUS
22
Richard of "Love Me Tender" : EGAN
25
Bowl noise : RAH
26
Huge fad : RAGE
27
Spread on crackers : PATE
28
Worshiped one : IDOL
29
Many an illustration in The Economist : CARICATURE
33
Plant bristle : AWN
34
Roman septet : VII
35
Curry who formerly co-hosted "Today" : ANN
36
Italian writer Primo : LEVI
37
"What ___ state of affairs!" : ASAD
39
"No problem here" : IMOK
40
Bell tower instrument : CARILLON
44
Spanish baby : NENE
45
Pontiac model discontinued in '74 : GTO
49
___ about (around) : ONOR
50
Station aide : REDCAP
51
Make drunk : BESOT
52
Movie set aides : GRIPS
53
Title character in a Sega game : SONIC
54
Skin woe : TINEA
55
Extends (out) : JUTS
58
Yahtzee equipment : DICE
59
Italian hot spot : ETNA
60
Some deli loaves : RYES
62
"___ see it ..." : ASI
64
Do something wrong : ERR

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

Found bugs or have suggestions?