New York Times, Wednesday, January 6, 1999

Author: Sam Bellotto Jr.
Editor: Will Shortz
Sam Bellotto Jr.
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQVWXZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 12 for Mr. Bellotto. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1999, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Add-ons : ELLS
5. Firefighter Red : ADAIR
10. Sheik ___ Abdel Rahman : OMAR
14. Outdoor party : LUAU
15. Mimi's thanks : MERCI
16. Meteorological effect : HALO
17. Pump kin? : GRILLONESFAMILY
20. American charge : AIRFARE
21. Zoo creatures : LLAMAS
22. Fix, as a voiceover : REDUB
23. No-goodnik : BADEGG
26. Yank's foe : REB
28. Mediums for announcements, in brief : PAS
29. "Gandhi," for one : EPIC
33. Bar order : REFILL
36. 12 points : PICA
38. Award bestowed by Queen Eliz. : OBE
39. Mush room? : SPACEONADOGSLED
42. Rocky crag : TOR
43. Surf sound : ROAR
44. Large's opposite : PETITE
45. Letters at Camp Lejeune : USMC
47. Some forensic evidence : DNA
48. Priest of I Samuel : ELI
49. Having handles : ANSATE
52. Not tarry to marry : ELOPE
56. Accelerate : STEPUP
59. Colts may be found here : ARSENAL
61. Car rot? : AUTOBODYRUSTING
64. Wedlock, so to speak : KNOT
65. TV exec Arledge : ROONE
66. Umbrian tourist town : TODI
67. Sensible : SANE
68. Tie up : TRUSS
69. "...___ open fire" : ONAN
1. Composer knighted in 1904 : ELGAR
2. Pulitzer-winning author Alison : LURIE
3. Scot with a lot : LAIRD
4. Kind of acid : SULFURIC
5. Marc Antony's love : AMOR
6. Star in Cygnus : DENEB
7. "You ___ here" : ARE
8. Suffix with electron : ICS
9. Marksman's aid : RIFLESCOPE
10. Woofer measure : OHMAGE
11. Injure : MAIM
12. "It was ___ mistake!" : ALLA
13. Rogers and others : ROYS
18. Office gizmo : LABELER
19. Math. course : ALG
24. Political power structure : APPARAT
25. "Pore Jud Is ___..." ("Oklahoma!" song) : DAID
27. Bullfighting, e.g. : BLOODSPORT
30. ___ Sci : POLI
31. "Yeah, right!" : IBET
32. Turn over : CEDE
33. Queue after Q : RSTU
34. "Iliad" and "Odyssey," e.g. : EPOS
35. Spread : FARM
37. Undying : AGELESS
40. Children's caretaker : NANA
41. Kind of heel : STILETTO
46. O. Henry award winner for "Shut a Final Door" : CAPOTE
50. Kernel : NUB
51. Brings home : EARNS
53. Part of "the works" : ONION
54. Cuddly carnival prize : PANDA
55. Ex-Laker Baylor : ELGIN
56. Fashionable store since 1902 : SAKS
57. Florida catch : TUNA
58. 007's alma mater : ETON
60. Is penitent : RUES
62. Golden, in France : DOR
63. "That means ___!" : YOU

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