New York Times, Monday, January 17, 2000

Author: Trip Payne
Editor: Will Shortz
Trip Payne
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34 Missing: {BJQXZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 11 for Mr. Payne. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Smokes : CIGS
5. Sandbar : SHOAL
10. Con game : SCAM
14. Aboard a ship : ASEA
15. Primary blood carrier : AORTA
16. Quiz option : TRUE
17. Atlanta landmark #1 : PEACHTREESTREET
20. August meteor shower : PERSEIDS
21. Strong fishing nets : TRAWLS
22. "You ___ here" : ARE
23. Tiny scissors cut : SNIP
24. Bill Clinton's number two : ALGORE
28. Pillow covering : SHAM
29. Ooh and ___ : AAH
32. French revolutionary Jean Paul : MARAT
33. Unwanted e-mail : SPAM
34. Gumbo pods : OKRA
35. Atlanta landmark #2 : EMORYUNIVERSITY
38. Front-page stuff : NEWS
39. Walk nervously : PACE
40. J.R.'s mother, on "Dallas" : ELLIE
41. Hosp. workers : DRS
42. Similar to : LIKE
43. They hold 27-Down : THOLES
44. Jaywalker's punishment : FINE
45. Dernier ___ (last word) : CRI
46. Large African expanse : SAHARA
49. Area including Turkey and Israel : NEAREAST
54. Atlanta landmark #3 : THECARTERCENTER
56. "This ___ my day!" : ISNT
57. Not glossy : MATTE
58. Peace proponent : DOVE
59. Flagmaker Betsy : ROSS
60. Hardly the macho type : SISSY
61. Captain Hook's helper : SMEE
1. "Li'l Abner" cartoonist : CAPP
2. Psychiatrist's response : ISEE
3. Neutral or first : GEAR
4. Small pouches : SACS
5. Lampoon : SATIRE
6. Throng of people : HORDE
7. Smeltery materials : ORES
8. Chowed down : ATE
9. Washington or Irving : LASTNAME
10. Subway handhold : STRAP
11. Stage workers : CREW
12. "The Clan of the Cave Bear" author : AUEL
13. "Amazin' " team : METS
18. Vigorous : HEARTY
19. Barber's job : TRIM
23. Barber's job : SHAVE
24. Modify : AMEND
25. Less plausible, as an excuse : LAMER
26. Gets bigger : GROWS
27. Galley propellers : OARS
28. Ginger or cinnamon : SPICE
29. James Bond's "A View to ___" : AKILL
30. Bandleader Shaw : ARTIE
31. Grant's successor : HAYES
33. Venom carrier : SNAKE
34. Norway's capital : OSLO
36. Ready to fight : UPINARMS
37. Bring back on staff : REHIRE
42. Milan money : LIRA
43. Comedian Ullman : TRACEY
44. Lowdown : FACTS
45. Popular mints : CERTS
46. Move a muscle : STIR
47. Mock words of understanding : AHSO
48. Coop group : HENS
49. Butterfly snarers : NETS
50. Extremities : ENDS
51. Molecule part : ATOM
52. Golfer Ballesteros : SEVE
53. Branch site : TREE
55. Mai ___ : TAI

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