New York Times, Saturday, January 1, 2000

Author: Rich Norris
Editor: Will Shortz
Rich Norris
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 31 Missing: {JQVZ} This is puzzle # 114 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. It's out of order : FLASHBACK
10. Eats : GRUB
14. He gets a lot of parts : REPAIRMAN
15. "Fistful of Dollars" director Sergio : LEONE
16. Brass : IMPUDENCE
17. "Enchanted April" setting : ITALY
18. Sound : GOOD
19. Winged goddess : NIKE
20. Computer acronym : MSDOS
21. Grp. protecting U.S. borders : INS
22. Snooty retort : ITOLDYOUSO
24. Some leather workers : DYERS
26. Filter : SEEP
27. Part of a Mexican-American accord? : SISI
29. Med. specialty : ENT
31. Van follower in Holland : DER
32. First Earl of Avon : EDEN
33. Mad : FRANTIC
37. Suspended : PENDENT
39. Harangue : RANT
40. "Vega$" detective Tanna : DAN
42. Was idle : SAT
43. Has power over : OWNS
44. Ranked : AROW
46. Premonishes : BODES
50. They may be twisted : BOTTLECAPS
53. Ohio Northern University town : ADA
54. Actor Michael : NOURI
55. Cause : SAKE
56. Grand ___ : PRIX
57. Show with the song "It's the Hard-Knock Life" : ANNIE
58. Crash : SNEAKINTO
60. Narrow parts : NECKS
61. Aristotle's "best provision for old age" : EDUCATION
62. Chick's ending : ADEE
63. Choplogic : SOPHISTRY
1. Stiff : FRIGID
2. Tart : LEMONY
3. Put together : APPOSE
4. King Faisal's brother : SAUD
5. Masked : HID
6. Wembley Stadium site, in London : BRENT
7. Short medical procedures? : AMNIOS
8. Sounded like a witch : CACKLED
9. Mired : KNEEDEEP
10. Becomes familiar with : GETSUSEDTO
11. Like some inns : ROADSIDE
12. Free from restraint : UNLOOSEN
13. Ottoman dignitaries : BEYS
15. Wedding day sight : LIMO
22. Ain't right? : ISNT
23. Belgian town in W.W. I fighting : YPRES
25. Landlord's woe : RENTSTRIKE
28. Info for an I.R.S. Sched. B : INT
30. Like some pools : TIDAL
33. One of two ways : FRO
34. Haggard : RAWBONED
35. Reveal : ANNOUNCE
36. Signs of fondness : CARESSES
38. Nails : NABS
41. Unequivocal refusal : NOCANDO
45. Kind of call : WAKEUP
47. "Phooey!" : DARNIT
48. Money changer? : EDITOR
49. Henry I was its first king : SAXONY
51. Connections : TIES
52. Pip : PEACH
54. 1926 Jean Renoir film : NANA
56. Absolute worst : PITS
59. Trombonist Winding : KAI

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