New York Times, Friday, January 15, 1999

Author: John Wolting
Editor: Will Shortz
John Wolting
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JKQX} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 8 for Mr. Wolting. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1999, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Chopin's style : ROMANTICISM
12. Sites for bites : LUNCHEONETTES
14. Stop dreaming : COMEDOWNTOEARTH
16. Parts of royal regalia : ORBS
17. A mail carrier has one: Abbr. : RTE
18. Copy : MIMEO
19. Harris of "thirtysomething" : MEL
20. One carrying a back pack : ASS
21. Fox sci-fi series : SLIDERS
23. Brother-to-be : PLEDGE
25. 1956 crisis site : SUEZ
26. Course abbr. : NNE
27. Hitchcockian : EERIE
28. Parts of hearts : VALVES
30. Job for a speech coach : LISP
31. Christmas decoration : HOLLY
32. Salt mines : PITS
36. Bowman of hockey : SCOTTY
38. Russian retreat : DACHA
39. Pendleton of Dr. Kildare films : NAT
42. Follow : OBEY
43. Tribulation : MISERY
44. Much-admired First Lady : ELEANOR
46. Burn source, sometimes : RUG
47. Wax producer : BEE
48. Ranges : ROAMS
49. Woody Herman's "___ Autumn" : TIS
50. Prove durable : WEAR
51. Precalamity pronouncement : FAMOUSLASTWORDS
55. Stars produce it : NUCLEARENERGY
56. Stiff examinations? : POSTMORTEMS
1. Gang fighters : RUMBLERS
2. People : ONES
3. Fast-food chain, in the ad biz : MCD
4. Ponied up? : AHORSE
5. Red-spotted creatures : NEWTS
6. Kind of poem : TONE
7. Investment consideration: Abbr. : INT
8. Business big : CEO
9. Catalogue : ITEMIZE
10. Far from flighty : STAID
11. Half-humans of folklore : MERMEN
12. Siren : LORELEI
13. Finger-wagging : STERN
14. Drive : COMPEL
15. It can go to blazes : HOSE
20. Get on : AGE
21. Disgrace : SULLY
22. Duty : LEVY
24. Falls off : DIPS
25. Full of four-letter words : SALTY
28. Ticket examiner : VOTER
29. They have springs : SPAS
31. Bindle bearer : HOBO
33. Seafaring dangers : ICEBERGS
34. Lacking fullness, as the voice : THREADY
35. "Strong Poison" author : SAYERS
37. Attachés : CONSULS
38. Groove on : DIG
39. Toy ball brand : NERF
40. Float ___ : ALOAN
41. Join hands (with) : TEAMUP
43. "You ___!" ("No!") : MUSTNT
45. Shell alternative : AMOCO
46. Speaker's platform : RISER
49. Elephant's-ear : TARO
50. It may be on a hook : WORM
52. Fixed : SET
53. Take a powder : LAM
54. Like a Burnsian mouse : WEE

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