The Crossword Puzzle Mug

Puzzle No.7 (August 2014)

by Neville Fogarty, edited by John Chaneski

ACROSS

1
Songwriters' org.
6
Sudden shocks
11
Four Corners tribe
17
Cutting comments
22
Bottle toppers
26
"Royals" singer
27
Spinning
28
50 meters at a swimming pool, perhaps
29
German sub
30
It's entered in court
31
Mammal named for its grey-tipped hair (not for being gruesome)
33
Canal country
34
Peach schnapps and orange juice cocktail
36
Space invaders, for short
37
Comedian Ansari
38
Genesis creator
39
Chin dent
41
Lumberjack's tool
42
"___ Got a Secret"
43
Current affairs?
46
Fortuneteller's deck
49
Country star McEntire
51
1899 Puccini work
53
Drops off
55
Inventor Nikola
57
Curaçao neighbor
59
Acid in protein
61
Ticked off
63
Orlando team
66
Thrill
68
Mathematician Khayyám
70
Attacked headfirst
72
Strong passions
76
"One Day ___ Time"
77
Crunch targets
79
Manicurist, sometimes
81
Scandinavian furniture company
83
"Muy ___!"
85
Bud
86
Funky improvisational genre
89
Gotten up
91
It might fit in on the edge
95
Sandwich cookie
96
Astronaut's environment
97
Turned over and over
98
Savage
99
Screwed up
100
Amusement park attraction
101
Lemon peels
102
Wins it all
103
Indicators
104
Bike parts

DOWN

1
Gilded Age author Horatio
2
More or less
3
Like fresh lettuce
4
Wood-shaping tool
5
Austrian candy with recognizable dispensers
6
"Empire State of Mind" rapper
7
Revolutionary?
8
Gibbons on TV in the '90s
9
Potential mug filler
10
Camera inits.
11
"Uh-uh"
12
Meg Ryan for Germany, e.g.
13
___ cavae (blood vessels)
14
In the style of
15
Traffic reporter's aid
16
Australian export
17
Foolish fellow
18
Touches
19
Peri's "Frasier" character
20
Middle Eastern market
21
River sworn upon in myth
22
Number cruncher, for short
23
Chipmunk in red
24
Exasperate
25
Corporate department
32
Highlands girl
35
More up-to-date
38
"Rugrats" dad
40
European erupter
44
"Lord, is ___?"
45
Coffee choice that will leave you without a 78-Down
47
G, PG, etc.
48
Baseball's Hershiser
50
He makes the rounds?
52
With 62-Down, 1941 film that starts in Xanadu
54
Mix in
56
One paying rent
58
Take for a while
60
Broadway lyricist Gershwin
62
See 52-Down
63
Undergrad's declaration
64
Pong publisher
65
Stared with intent
67
Under way
69
Grocery path
71
Pioneering New York congresswomen Bella
73
51-Across, e.g.
74
Indy 500 competitor
75
They go downhill fast
78
Result of drinking too much coffee, or a sound made in the first part of this crossword's longest answers
80
Head pair
82
Brings to a close
84
Some bends
87
Saldana of "Star Trek"
88
Form letters?
90
Land in la mer
91
HP products
92
Mentalist Geller
93
Coatrack component
94
Boiling blood

Neville Fogarty is a graduate student in mathematics at the University of Kentucky, in Lexington, KY. In his free time, Neville is also a freelance crossword constructor whose work has been featured in venues such as The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, and The Chronicle of Higher Education.