New York Times, Saturday, January 17, 1998

Author: Rich Norris
Editor: Will Shortz
Rich Norris
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 33 Missing: {QZ} This is puzzle # 74 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1998, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Some required reading : CLASSICS
9. They might raise quarters : SHARPS
15. Accumulated : RACKEDUP
16. Kitchen gadgets : PARERS
17. Sophocles work : ANTIGONE
18. Minister, at times : UNITER
19. Weapons prog. since 1983 : SDI
20. Noted adviser : ANNLANDERS
22. Moved, nautically speaking : HOVE
24. Cultivate : TILL
25. Those, to Tomás : ESOS
26. Clears : NETS
28. Where the Gurkha reigned : NEPAL
30. Chinchilla, for one : FUR
32. Abject : HANGDOG
34. Let go : FIRE
35. 50's FireFlite : DESOTO
38. Violent, perhaps : RRATED
40. Rock blasters? : AMPS
41. More than uncooperative : DEFIANT
45. Crude meas. : BBL
46. Put on a new staff : REMAN
47. "No way!" : ASIF
50. Provoked response : RISE
52. Euterpe, e.g. : MUSE
54. Unique : ONLY
56. "All About Eve" actress : ANNEBAXTER
59. Rope used in sailing : TYE
60. Organ stop : OCTAVE
61. Result of plotting, perhaps : PARABOLA
63. One who hoots : JEERER
64. Disney Studios employee : ANIMATOR
65. Least common : ODDEST
66. Quit : STEPDOWN
1. Market problem : CRASH
2. "I Was a Teen-Age Werewolf" star, 1957 : LANDON
3. Kind of ingredient : ACTIVE
4. Word with bum or bunny : SKI
5. Sonic the Hedgehog maker : SEGA
6. "___ Wanna Cry," 1991 #1 song : IDONT
7. Art : CUNNING
8. Spoke literally? : SPELLED
9. Created a web site? : SPUN
10. Bach contemporary : HANDEL
11. Old Dodge : ARIES
12. Modify equipment, in a way : RETROFIT
13. Urgency : PRESSURE
14. Abbr. on old maps : SSR
21. Food for Fido : ALPO
23. Community spirit : ETHOS
27. Met : SAT
29. Uttar Pradesh city : AGRA
31. River to the Mississippi : RED
33. Protuberance : NODE
34. "Porky" : FATSO
35. Apply gently : DAB
36. Adopted : EMBRACED
37. Set, in a way : SPLINTED
39. Genetic stuff : RNA
42. 19th-century educator Willard : EMMA
43. Slip : FAUXPAS
44. Flash : INSTANT
46. "Speed" actor : REEVES
48. Completely : INTOTO
49. Proceed so as to avoid radar detection : FLYLOW
51. Hunting device : SNARE
53. Like a Dean Koontz novel : EERIE
55. Long : YEARN
57. One of the Bobbsey twins : BERT
58. Garage feature : RAMP
60. Eye, in Iberia : OJO
62. Ill-done : BAD

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