New York Times, Friday, January 21, 2000

Author: John Wolting
Editor: Will Shortz
John Wolting
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 34 Missing: {QXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 14 for Mr. Wolting. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Moseyed : AMBLED
7. Specious argument : SOPHISM
14. Let out, in a way : PAROLE
15. Get totally involved with : DIVEINTO
16. Listen : PRICKUPONESEARS
18. Thrill-seeker's love : RISK
19. Like a D. W. Griffith film : SILENT
20. "___ a chance" : NOT
21. Like contracts : INKED
23. Mint : NEW
24. Come together : JELL
25. Be sore : SEERED
27. "The X-Files" agent : SCULLY
29. Abbr. on a business sign : EST
30. Doctor's write-up : CASESTUDY
34. It gets stuck in bars : DARTBOARD
35. Tootsy-wootsies : HONEYBUNS
36. Machine rotator : CAM
39. Newscast part : SPORTS
41. Give a black eye : DEFAME
43. Winston Churchill, e.g. : TORY
44. Pop Art pioneer Lichtenstein : ROY
47. Fuselage fastener : RIVET
48. Professional org. since 1847 : AMA
49. Amateurish artist : DAUBER
52. Crown wearer : SIRE
53. Cut loose : LETDOWNONESHAIR
56. Put off : ALIENATE
57. Like some winds : FIERCE
58. Black-footed albatrosses : GOONEYS
59. The Ponderosa, e.g. : SPREAD
1. Notify : APPRISE
2. Early beach arrivals? : MARINES
3. Meat cut : BRISKET
4. Meat site : LOCKER
5. American ___ : ELK
6. Jupiter, e.g. : DEUS
7. Strength : SINEW
8. Place for a timer : OVEN
9. Pain in the neck : PEST
10. Tear : HIE
11. Foolishly : INANELY
12. Boardwalk diversion : STROLL
13. In the main : MOSTLY
15. Share : DOLE
17. Ring ending : PIN
22. Draw off : DECANT
24. Actress Ashley : JUDD
26. Steps over the line : DARES
27. Handle : STAND
28. Foul-mouth : CURSER
31. Dump : STY
32. Drop : EBB
33. Tiny amount : SOU
34. Open boat : DORY
35. Friend of Hamlet : HORATIO
36. Hors d'oeuvres bit: Var. : CAVIARE
37. Statute of Liberty's home : AMERICA
38. Like some mail : METERED
39. Place of confinement : STALAG
40. Large citrus fruit : POMELO
42. Pole carrier : FISHER
44. Small fry : RUNTS
45. Snake charmer, in musician's slang : OBOE
46. Itch : YEN
49. Wrapped up : DONE
50. Kind of game : AWAY
51. Zebras : REFS
54. Bear necessity : DEN
55. Mere taste : SIP

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