New York Times, Monday, January 11, 1999

Author: Randall J. Hartman
Editor: Will Shortz
Randall J. Hartman
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 28 for Mr. Hartman. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1999, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Begin, as school : ENTER
6. St. Peter's Square figure : POPE
10. Broadway "Auntie" : MAME
14. Peter of "Casablanca" : LORRE
15. Cards up one's sleeve? : ACES
16. Muslim holy man : IMAM
17. Any one of God's creatures : BEING
18. Classic Bette Davis line from "Beyond the Forest" : WHATADUMP
20. Second-place finishers : ALSORANS
22. Call forth : ELICIT
23. WNW's opposite : ESE
24. DiCaprio, to fans : LEO
25. Lock opener : KEY
26. Proceeding easily, at last : OVERTHEHUMP
31. Dallas's locale : TEXAS
32. Metal to be refined : ORE
33. Res ___ loquitur : IPSA
37. Tempers : IRES
38. Flogged : CANED
40. Underground vegetable : BEET
41. Miss America wears one : SASH
42. ___ de Janeiro : RIO
43. Word on mail from Spain : AEREO
44. Oscar-winning role for Tom Hanks : FORRESTGUMP
47. Greyhound, e.g. : BUS
50. Slalom curve : ESS
51. It's perpendicular to long. : LAT
52. Golden Delicious and others : APPLES
54. 1966 Simon and Garfunkel hit : IAMAROCK
59. High school parking lot fixture : SPEEDBUMP
61. Religious law : CANON
62. Soho socials : TEAS
63. Responsibility : ONUS
64. Blackjack phrase : HITME
65. Flubs : ERRS
66. Sage : WISE
67. Run off to the chapel : ELOPE
1. Exile site for Napoleon : ELBA
2. Christmas : NOEL
3. Speaker of Cooperstown : TRIS
4. Cube inventor Rubik : ERNO
5. Brief turndown to an invitation : REGRETS
6. Oklahoma Indian : PAWNEE
7. Newspaperman Adolph : OCHS
8. Stew morsel : PEA
9. Highly regarded : ESTEEMED
10. Skirt style : MIDI
11. Frenzied: Var. : AMUCK
12. Mrs. Eisenhower : MAMIE
13. Running on ___ : EMPTY
19. Not straight : ALOP
21. Fire remnant : ASH
24. Tackle box item : LURE
26. Mayberry jail habitué : OTIS
27. Actress Miles : VERA
28. Alimony receivers : EXES
29. Poison ivy woe : RASH
30. Courtroom addressee, with "your" : HONOR
33. "___ to differ!" : IBEG
34. Lima's land : PERU
35. Appear : SEEM
36. Surmounting : ATOP
38. Medieval weapon : CROSSBOW
39. Broadcasts : AIRS
43. Diplomat's aide : ATTACHE
44. Corn, to chickens : FEED
45. Run out : ELAPSE
46. Uncle ___ : SAM
47. Sew with loose stitches : BASTE
48. Certain berth : UPPER
49. Weapon that's thrown : SPEAR
53. More or ___ : LESS
54. Radio man Don : IMUS
55. Train track : RAIL
56. Word after catch or hang : ONTO
57. Free ticket : COMP
58. Bouncing baby's seat : KNEE
60. Single: Prefix : UNI

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