New York Times, Tuesday, January 26, 1999

Author: Brendan Emmett Quigley
Editor: Will Shortz
Brendan Emmett Quigley
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQXZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 26 for Mr. Quigley. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1999, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Airline founded in 1927 : PANAM
6. Garden smoother : RAKE
10. Bygone Mideast leader : SHAH
14. D-Day beach : OMAHA
15. "Make it quick!" : ASAP
16. Showed up : CAME
17. "Look who just showed up!" : SPEAKOFTHEDEVIL
20. Uncle of rice fame : BEN
21. Court game : ONEONONE
22. Cluckhead : SAP
25. Marooned motorist's need : TOW
27. Scouting job : RECON
28. ___ Gras : MARDI
30. Perpendicular to the keel : ABEAM
34. "___ With a View" : AROOM
35. Where cold cuts are cut : DELI
36. "This ___ fair!" : ISNT
40. Popular basketball shoe : CONVERSEALLSTAR
43. Midleg point : KNEE
44. Rudely abrupt : CURT
45. Escape detection of : ELUDE
46. Expire : LAPSE
47. Eagle's home : AERIE
48. Pitcher Hideo Nomo's birthplace : OSAKA
52. Popular oil additive : STP
54. "Spy vs. Spy" magazine : MAD
55. Intern in the news : LEWINSKY
59. Spooky sighting : UFO
61. Rutgers, e.g. : STATEUNIVERSITY
66. Raison d'___ : ETRE
67. Numbskull : DOPE
68. Blast from the past : OLDIE
69. Drifts off : NODS
70. Leave be : STET
71. Thugs : GOONS
1. Not neg. : POS
2. Sound booster : AMP
3. Highland negative : NAE
4. Captain of the Pequod : AHAB
5. Provide (for), in a schedule : MAKETIME
6. "A Yank in the ___" (1941 war film) : RAF
7. Regarding : ASTO
8. Actress Madeline : KAHN
9. Fencer's blade : EPEE
10. Public row : SCENE
11. Ruinous damage : HAVOC
12. Protein building block : AMINO
13. Her face launched a thousand ships : HELEN
18. Lennon's lady : ONO
19. Quad building : DORM
22. Impact sound : SMACK
23. Baseball's Hank : AARON
24. Lying facedown : PRONE
26. Crumples into a tiny ball : WADSUP
29. Peacenik : DOVE
31. A round at the tavern, say : BEERS
32. Delights : ELATES
33. Do poorly : AIL
36. Castaway's spot : ISLE
37. ___ und Drang : STURM
38. Gymnast Comaneci : NADIA
39. In a corner : TREED
41. Company with a dog in its logo : RCA
42. Quaint children's game : LEAPFROG
46. Shady route : LANE
48. Sportscaster Merlin : OLSEN
49. Brawl : SETTO
50. O. Henry, in the literary world : AWARD
51. Toys with tails : KITES
53. Wed. preceder : TUE
56. Brewski : SUDS
57. Shoelace problem : KNOT
58. Cry of pain : YIPE
60. 1993 peace accord city : OSLO
62. November honoree : VET
63. Joining words : IDO
64. Food container : TIN
65. "Right" : YES

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