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Solution to Puzzle #124 - September 2011 "Clew"

The omitted letters (in parentheses in the list below) spell
LABYRINTH

 

Across

  1. DAEDALUS
  2. ALARM
  3. MONOMER
  4. PROPE(L)
  5. (A)RAME
  6. STRIPE
  7. MATIN
  8. CROAT
  9. RODE
  10. STRAND
  11. HERON
  12. (B)ORE
  13. NENE
  14. TYRONE
  15. ACRES
  16. (Y)ETI
  17. MAD
  18. TEASE
  19. ROMANCE
  20. SITUATE
  21. FALSE
  22. MISTE(R)
  23. MINOTAUR

Down

  1. DROP
  2. THESEUS
  3. AMPERE
  4. (I)TERATE
  5. MEMORY
  6. TOTE
  7. DORADO
  8. RIM
  9. EMANATE
  10. NOMA
  11. FILO
  12. MISO
  13. NANA
  14. NUMEN
  15. TRE(N)D
  16. CLOSES(T)
  17. CREATE
  18. STAR
  19. TRANC(H)E
  20. SEAL
  21. PRONE
  22. RAIMU
  23. ARIADNE
  24. STIR

Kevin Wald solvedd the puzzle in 35 minutes.

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

  1. Darreby Ambler Bath, ME
  2. Judy Adamski Jenison, MI
  3. Al Sanders Fort Collins, CO
  4. Itai Pines Portland, OR
  5. Stan Kurzban Chappaqua, NY
  6. Rick Kasten Alexandria, VA
  7. Dina Fertig Cherry Hill, NJ
  8. Arnold Reich Bronxville, NY
  9. Cathy Childs Pompano Beach, FL
  10. Dorothy Juhlin Bank Hillsborough, NC

William Alcorn Cleveland Heights, OH Dale Ashworth San Francisco, CA
Al Backiel Ridgewood, NJ
Robert Brown Albuquerque, NM
Eric Chipman Boulder, CO
Jim Christenson Port Townsend, WA
Henry Cook Chicago, IL
Al Damm Marshall, WI David Durfee Bennington, VT Keith and Elizabeth Falkner Sarasota, FL Barbara Featherston St. Louis, MO
Joe Fendel - Berkeley, CA
Juan Carlos Fernandez West Hollywood, CA
William Flis Philadelphia, PA
Stan Francuz Somewhere in Australia
Warren Fraser Marmora, Ontario, Canada
Lewis Gee Poway, CA
Michael N. Geselowitz Cedarhurst, NY
Steve Gunter Raleigh, NC
Richard Harrison Portland, OR
Ralph Jones Aurora, CO
Dave Kaplan New City, NY
Eliot Kieval NewYork, NY
Mike Lessie Douglassvile, PA
Paul Lustig Lakewood, OH
Steph Mabie Oxford , GA
Bob Mattson Smithtown, NY
Allan Mayoff San Felipe, Baja Norte, Mexico
Jackie Miller Everett, MA
Daniel J. Milton Vienna, VA
Mark Navarrete Quezon City, the Philippines
Mary Lyndal Nyberg Manhattan, KS
Priscilla Olson Framingham, MA
Patrick D. Phillips Bainbridge Island, WA
Huw Powell Lee, NH
Charlie Pritzlaff Silver Spring, MD
Ned Robert Los Gatos, CA
Joe Rogers Old Greenwich, CT
Charles J. Rohrmann, Jr. Scarsdale, NY
Mordy Rosen Berkeley, CA
Arthur Schless Unionville, PA
Joe Schrader Hillsboro, OR
Wayne Scott Jamaica Plain, MA
Dexter Senft Bedford, NY
Callie and Bob Smith Massena, NY
Ashutosh Sodhani Indore, MP, India
Stephen Throop Grover, NC
Steve Tice Great Falls, VA
Ed Wallerstein Prairie Village, KS
Thomas Wilson South Williamsport, PA
Mayumi Yagi Seattle, WA
Jay Winter Farmington Hills, MI