This web browser is not supported. Use Chrome, Edge, Safari, or Firefox for best results.

New York Times, Tuesday, August 23, 2011

The "she" in the lyric "She walked up to me and she asked me to dance"

Author:
Michael Farabaugh
Editor:
Will Shortz
TotalDebutLatest
34/20/20118/27/2012
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
0111000
Scrabble
1.48
Michael Farabaugh

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 42 Missing: {JKQZ} This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Farabaugh.
Jim Horne notes:

As of the publication date of this puzzle, Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt still holds the world and Olympic records in the 100 and 200 metres, and with his teammates, the 4x100 metres relay.

1
S
2
A
3
W
4
T
5
O
6
C
7
A
8
M
9
P
10
L
11
A
12
T
13
H
14
I
M
E
A
N
15
O
B
O
E
16
E
U
R
O
17
C
O
B
R
A
18
R
I
D
E
19
S
P
A
R
20
S
P
R
21
I
N
T
E
R
22
U
S
A
I
N
23
A
24
L
I
25
O
N
E
26
S
E
I
N
E
27
M
E
T
28
A
L
F
A
29
S
30
T
31
E
N
E
R
32
O
N
E
A
L
33
L
O
L
A
34
S
A
S
H
35
A
36
L
O
O
F
37
T
38
C
39
B
40
Y
41
A
S
I
A
42
E
R
A
S
E
43
L
44
I
G
H
T
N
45
I
46
N
G
U
N
I
T
47
S
48
T
O
N
E
49
N
E
G
50
D
X
I
51
L
E
A
V
E
52
S
53
U
54
D
D
E
N
55
L
Y
56
U
L
N
A
57
T
R
E
E
58
O
O
M
59
P
60
H
61
S
L
E
D
62
O
G
L
E
63
G
R
A
C
E
64
H
Y
D
E
65
W
E
L
D
66
S
E
N
S
E
© 2011, The New York Times8/23/11 ( No. 22,568 )
Across
1
Handled, as a matter : SAWTO
6
Sleepaway, e.g. : CAMP
10
Wood strip : LATH
14
"Er ... um ..." : IMEAN
15
Instrument heard in Sonny & Cher's "I Got You Babe" : OBOE
16
Currency that replaced the drachma : EURO
17
"Spitting" snake : COBRA
18
Roller coaster, e.g. : RIDE
19
Rigging support : SPAR
20
23
Cousin of Muhammad : ALI
25
Sharer of an exclamation point on a keyboard : ONE
26
Locale of the Île de la Cité : SEINE
27
32
Tatum of "Paper Moon" : ONEAL
33
The "she" in the lyric "She walked up to me and she asked me to dance" : LOLA
34
Window part : SASH
35
Unlikely to hug, say : ALOOF
37
Frozen dessert franchise : TCBY
41
Part of the Old World : ASIA
42
Wipe the slate clean : ERASE
43
47
Marble, for one : STONE
49
What "-" may mean: Abbr. : NEG
50
511, to Caesar : DXI
51
56
Wrist/elbow connector : ULNA
57
Every family has one : TREE
58
Energy : OOMPH
61
Toy sometimes pulled with a rope : SLED
62
Leer : OGLE
63
It's a blessing : GRACE
64
Half of a famous split personality : HYDE
65
Unite under fire? : WELD
66
Smarts : SENSE
Down
1
Word to an attack dog : SIC
2
___, amas, amat ... : AMO
3
They have homes that many people visit : WEBSITES
4
Protective covering : TARP
5
Hot, scoring-wise : ONAROLL
6
Pupil coverer : CORNEA
7
Somewhat : ABIT
8
Number in statistics : MODE
9
___ review : PEER
10
Renter : LESSEE
11
Foreign domestic : AUPAIR
12
Choo-choo : TRAIN
13
See 24-Down : HORNE
21
Like Brahms's Symphony No. 3 : INF
22
Jimmy Carter's alma mater: Abbr. : USNA
23
Famous ___ cookies : AMOS
24
With 13-Down, "Stormy Weather" singer : LENA
28
Sound from a weary person sinking into a hot tub : AAH
29
___-Kettering Institute : SLOAN
30
Also : TOO
31
Figure in Santa's workshop : ELF
35
Result of a fire : ASH
36
On fire : LIT
37
Play about Capote : TRU
38
1972 #1 hit for Sammy Davis Jr., with "The" : CANDYMAN
39
Vitamin whose name sounds like a bingo call : BSIX
40
Mountain sighting : YETI
41
Writer James : AGEE
42
Drinks that are often ladled : EGGNOGS
43
Given for a time : LOANED
44
Attack, as across a boundary : INVADE
45
"Absolutely!" : INDEED
46
Born as : NEE
47
Snow when it's around 32°F : SLUSH
48
British boob tube : TELLY
52
Store : STOW
53
Persuade : URGE
54
Big maker of 59-Down : DELL
55
Folk tales and such : LORE
59
Office staples, for short : PCS
60
___-haw : HEE

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

Found bugs or have suggestions?

Like this puzzle? Please share this page on social media to help spread the word about XWord Info. Thanks!