New York Times, Thursday, January 22, 1998

Author: Patrick Jordan
Editor: Will Shortz
Patrick Jordan
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {WX} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 8 for Mr. Jordan. NYT links: Across Lite

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JimH notes: Missing clues: Grant, Ford, Pierce
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© 1998, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Come from ___ : AFAR
5. She's an inspiration : MUSE
9. Mythomaniacs : LIARS
14. Ear dangler : LOBE
15. Composer Stravinsky : IGOR
16. Pakistani river : INDUS
17. ___ : FULFILLAREQUEST
20. "Butterflies ___ Free" : ARE
21. Radar signal : BLIP
22. Helps back to health : NURSES
23. Gofer : AIDE
24. Missouri Valley tribesman : OTOE
25. ___ : CROSSARIVER
29. Shrouded : HID
32. Globetrotter's home : HARLEM
33. It's bleu on maps : MER
34. "Power" star, 1986 : GERE
35. "Less Than Zero" author : ELLIS
36. Month on a cal. : JAN
37. Maui neighbor : LANAI
38. Bomb : FLOP
39. Sharp turn : ZAG
40. Playing : TOYING
41. Dict. offering : SYN
42. ___ : POKEAHOLEIN
44. Curse : BANE
45. Near the surface : RISE
46. Say "There, there" to : SOLACE
49. Lot of rows to hoe : ACRE
50. Bustle : ADO
53. Three of these could complete the missing clues above : PRESIDENTSNAMES
56. Brother of Simon and Theodore in a 1958 song : ALVIN
57. Sergeant's command : UNIT
58. Lifelike : REAL
59. Making even : TYING
60. Like "Lady Chatterley's Lover" : RACY
61. Poop : INFO
1. ___ Romeo (sports car) : ALFA
2. Lou Gehrig, on the diamond : FOUR
3. Accomplished : ABLE
4. Make the calls : REF
5. Structure near a flour factory : MILLDAM
6. Like the wicked stepsisters vis-?-vis Cinderella : UGLIER
7. It's sold in bars : SOAP
8. Blunder : ERR
9. It's sold in bars : LIQUOR
10. Accustom : INURE
11. Fruity drinks : ADES
12. Sly tactic : RUSE
13. Boom makers : SSTS
18. "White" and "scarlet" birds : IBISES
19. Computer command : ENTER
23. "There's many ___..." : ASLIP
24. Baker : OVEN
25. Bakers : CHEFS
26. Make a comeback : RALLY
27. Wrinkle-resistant fabric : ORLON
28. Publicist's concern : IMAGE
29. 1928, 1932 and 1936 Olympic gold medalist : HENIE
30. Tabriz citizen : IRANI
31. Condescend : DEIGN
34. Country crooner Crystal : GAYLE
36. O.K., in slang : JAKE
37. Relax : LOOSEN
39. Like urban land : ZONED
40. Absorbent : THIRSTY
42. Father-to-be's activity : PACING
43. Polar bear's domain : ARCTIC
44. Boatyard : BASIN
46. Exchange of words : SPAT
47. Paris airport : ORLY
48. Founder of one of the 12 tribes : LEVI
49. Dancer Pavlova : ANNA
50. Word said before opening the eyes : AMEN
51. Heedless : DEAF
52. Artist Edvard Munch's home : OSLO
54. Continental abbr. : EUR
55. Jackie's second : ARI

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