New York Times, Tuesday, January 27, 1998

Author: Manny Nosowsky
Editor: Will Shortz
Manny Nosowsky
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQVZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 69 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1998, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Prelude to a duel : SLAP
5. Not hearing : DEAF
9. Competitor for a Clio : ADMAN
14. Seat of Allen County, Kan. : IOLA
15. Unattractive fruit that sounds that way : UGLI
16. Upright, e.g. : PIANO
17. Taking radical action : GOINGTOEXTREMES
20. Kiss mark : HICKEY
21. Lamb's kin : EWE
22. Wonderment : AWE
23. "Bye!" : SEEYA
24. Much too bright : GARISH
27. Romulus's brother : REMUS
29. Rundown in appearance : SEEDY
33. Words of woe : OHME
37. "Buddy" : MAC
38. "23 ___": Var. : SKIDOO
39. Holing up : GOINGINTOHIDING
42. Expired : RANOUT
43. Princess of operetta : IDA
44. "___ boy!" : ITSA
45. One who can't go home : EXILE
46. Give quarters to : LODGE
48. Laotians, e.g. : ASIANS
50. Mowed strip : SWATH
55. Breakfast staple : EGG
58. Have some tea : SIP
59. Sound investment? : STEREO
60. Civil War story : GONEWITHTHEWIND
64. Disconcert : ABASH
65. Theater award : OBIE
66. Peak in the "Odyssey" : OSSA
67. "Same here!" : DITTO
68. Fishing area : POND
69. Lack : NEED
1. Lovers' sounds : SIGHS
2. Sarge's boss : LOOIE
3. Restaurant owner of song : ALICE
4. Hanky-___ : PANKY
5. Scout's pledge word : DUTY
6. I, to Claudius : EGO
7. Inn drink : ALE
8. Repairmen : FIXERS
9. Like some mountain lodge activities : APRESSKI
10. Conk out : DIE
11. Nursery call : MAMA
12. Freshly : ANEW
13. It smells a lot : NOSE
18. Equipment : GEAR
19. Prefix with light : TWI
24. Dillinger fighter : GMAN
25. Setting for this puzzle's theme : AUCTION
26. Alpine heroine : HEIDI
28. Give off, as light : EMIT
30. Redo, as text : EDIT
31. Puts on : DONS
32. Eastern discipline : YOGA
33. Grimm character : OGRE
34. Martian invasion report, e.g. : HOAX
35. 60's dress style : MINI
36. ___ Gay (W.W. II plane) : ENOLA
38. Mass of hair : SHAG
40. Caller's playful request : GUESSWHO
41. 3 : 1, 5 : 2, etc. : ODDS
46. Portable computer : LAPTOP
47. Renaissance name of fame : ESTE
49. Certain grandson : III
51. Champions' cry : WEWON
52. Get up : ARISE
53. Edgy : TENSE
54. Nonsurfer at the beach : HODAD
55. "Omigosh!" : EGAD
56. Mongolian desert : GOBI
57. Flying pest : GNAT
59. Tool repository : SHED
61. N.C. and S.C. zone : EST
62. Cable channel : HBO
63. Type of type : TIN

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