New York Times, Wednesday, January 20, 1999

Author: Fred Piscop
Editor: Will Shortz
Fred Piscop
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 41 Missing: {FW} This is puzzle # 52 for Mr. Piscop. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1999, The New York Times
Across Down
1. "Lydia" poet : CATO
5. Beethoven dedicatee : ELISE
10. Dugout, for one : BOAT
14. "Jake's Thing" author : AMIS
15. "O come, ___..." : ALLYE
16. Prefix with skeleton : ENDO
17. Fairy who loved Peter : TINKERBELL
19. "Show Girl" tune : LIZA
20. At home, but available : ONCALL
21. Popped in on : VISITED
23. ___ Dame : NOTRE
24. Individually : APIECE
26. Noted name in civil rights : MEDGAREVERS
31. Modern ink source : SOY
34. It's served in spots : TEA
35. Not o'er : NEATH
36. Galoot : APE
37. One of the Brady Bunch : JAN
38. Deposit : PUT
40. Galilee, e.g. : SEA
41. Horse of the Year, 1960-64 : KELSO
43. ___ Percé : NEZ
44. Abbr. for F. Lee Bailey : ESQ
45. Risk-taker's declaration : ILLCHANCEIT
49. Like some tennis courts : INDOOR
50. Footnote abbr. : OPCIT
55. Goes postal : LOSESIT
58. What "I love" in a 1915 Irving Berlin song : APIANO
59. Stratford's stream : AVON
60. Hint to this puzzle's theme : DOUBLEPLAY
63. Like some plating : ZINC
64. Photographer Adams : ANSEL
65. 60's talk show host Joe : PYNE
66. Beat by a nose : EDGE
67. Broken-down : SEEDY
68. Pink-slipped : AXED
1. "___ a Hot Tin Roof" : CATON
2. Acid type : AMINO
3. Color slightly : TINCT
4. Schindler of "Schindler's List" : OSKAR
5. Suffolk, for one, in Shakespeare : EARL
6. Legal deg. : LLB
7. ___ Royale, N.S. : ILE
8. Popular Nicole Hollander comic : SYLVIA
9. More slippery : EELIER
10. Trust in : BELIEVE
11. "Don't bet ___!" : ONIT
12. Wood trimmer : ADZE
13. Sticky-tongued critter : TOAD
18. Kind of sch. : ELEM
22. Hound's trail : SCENT
24. Mideast port : ADEN
25. Links letters : PGA
27. LAX guesstimate : ETA
28. The life of Riley : EASE
29. A.A.A. suggestions : RTES
30. Hoops nickname : SHAQ
31. Literary pseudonym : SAKI
32. European car : OPEL
33. "Gimme a C!" etc. : YELL
37. Long ___ : JOHNS
38. Use a keyhole, perhaps : PEER
39. Dangerous gun : UZI
42. Knowledge : SCIENCE
43. Certain G.I. : NCO
46. Gymwear name : ADIDAS
47. Zero : NOTONE
48. Hit the bottle : TOPE
51. "___ Passes" (Browning poem) : PIPPA
52. Flower part : CALYX
53. Lacking substance : INANE
54. Fiddled : TOYED
55. Loaf : LAZE
56. "Tristia" poet : OVID
57. Dance's partner : SONG
58. Compatriot : ALLY
61. Bring into play : USE
62. Convertible, after conversion : BED

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