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Solution to Puzzle #91 - December 2008 "What You Will"

The omitted letters (in parentheses in the list below) spell
TWELFTH NIGHT

Across

  1. OGIVES
  2. (T)ANDEM
  3. ROBE
  4. LENTEN
  5. (W)ORSE
  6. NAPOLEONIC
  7. LAY(E)R
  8. POSTED
  9. OLLA
  10. VERTICAL
  11. ILLYRIA
  12. CONTROL
  13. FASTEN
  14. GRAVE(L)
  15. RAPE
  16. PRE(F)ACE
  17. NERO
  18. HEALER
  19. REED
  20. MORSEL
  21. ADAM
  22. (T)EAPOT

Down

  1. (H)ORRID
  2. ANGEL
  3. EGOS
  4. COLTRA(N)E
  5. LIBEL
  6. LIRA
  7. CRAVEN
  8. ALL OVER
  9. DELAY
  10. ALLEN
  11. EASE
  12. PR(I)VY
  13. FREEMAN
  14. OPERA
  15. ARDENT
  16. LORIS
  17. POMADE
  18. (G)ESTATE
  19. HOPE
  20. NOTICE
  21. P(H)EROMONE
  22. CON(T)RAST

Kevin Wald solved the puzzle in 35 minutes.

December Puzzle Solvers
(The first ten are listed in the order their solutions were received, the others alphabetically)

  1. Mike Lessie – Douglassvile, PA
  2. Judy Adamski – Jenison, MI
  3. Thomas Wilson – South Williamsport, PA
  4. Stan Kurzban – Chappaqua, NY
  5. Darreby Ambler – Bath, ME
  6. Gerald Hurtubise – Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  7. Jim Christenson – Port Townsend, WA
  8. Dwight Freund – Sacramento, CA
  9. Dina Fertig – Cherry Hill, NJ
  10. Charles J. Rohrmann, Jr. – Scarsdale, NY


Al Backiel – Ridgewood, NJ
Ed Binkowski – New York, NY
Barry Brandes – Purdys, NY
Robert Brown – Albuquerque, NM
Cathy Childs – Pompano Beach, FL
Charlene Coates – Coatesville, PA
Henry Cook – Chicago, IL
Patricia Coppersmith – Venice, FL
Jeff Courtright – Normal, IL
David Durfee – Petersburgh, NY
Keith and Elizabeth Falkner – Sarasota, FL
Barbara Featherston – St. Louis, MO
Stan Francuz – Forster NSW, Australia
Edward Gee – Richmond, VA
Lewis Gee – Poway, CA
Michael N. Geselowitz – Cedarhurst, NY
John Gliessman – Seattle, WA
Wayne Gooley – Forster NSW, Australia
Kris Green – Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Ralph Jones – Aurora, CO
Wayne Jones – Worcester, NY
Dave Kaplan – New City, NY
Rick Kasten – Alexandria, VA
Robert Leavitt – Fredericton, NB, Canada
Richard Letourneau – Bonita Springs, FL
Paul Lustig – Lakewood, OH
Carol Marsh – Greensboro, NC
Vic Mather – New York, NY
Jim McNally – Shortsville, NY
Mary Lyndal Nyberg – Manhattan, KS
Priscilla Olson – Framingham, MA
Patrick D. Phillips – Bainbridge Island, WA
Charles Ray – North Potomac, MD
Ned Robert – Los Gatos, CA
Charles J. Rohrmann, Jr. – Scarsdale, NY
Mordy Rosen – Berkeley, CA
Al Sanders – Fort Collins, CO
Arthur Schless – Unionville, PA
Joe Schrader – Hillsboro, OR
Dexter Senft – Bedford, NY
Carolyn G. & Robert M. Smith – Massena, NY
Donald Stanley – Littleton, CO
Edward Stejskal – Raleigh, NC
Joan B. Strassman – Belmont, MA
Steve Tice – Great Falls, VA
Claire Trazenfeld – Crownsville, MD
Charlie Varon – San Frabcisco, CA
Venkatraghavan – Mumbai, India
Margaret Webster – Medford, MA
Jay Winter – Farmington Hills, MI