New York Times, Saturday, January 8, 2000

Author: Joe DiPietro
Editor: Will Shortz
Joe DiPietro
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 31 Missing: {JQX} This is puzzle # 28 for Mr. DiPietro. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2000, The New York Times
Across Down
1. One punting, e.g. : BOATER
7. Grazing site : TAPASBAR
15. Growth rings : ANNULI
16. Insinuation : OVERTONE
17. The human senses, e.g. : PENTAD
18. They ended around 1000 : DARKAGES
19. Much/much separator : TOO
20. Like some Winter Olympics events : NORDIC
22. Well-disposed : GAME
23. ___ to one's ears : INUP
25. Chap : FELLA
26. Gray of "Six Pack" : ERIN
27. Like a lot, maybe : ZONED
29. Dribble : SEEP
30. Sports figure : STAT
31. Make secret, in a way : ENCRYPT
33. Carried through on : DID
35. Like Ontario vis-à-vis Erie : DEEPER
36. Discoverer of New Zealand : TASMAN
41. Propitiatory present : SOP
43. "Oye Como Va" band : SANTANA
44. Supt.'s inferior : INSP
48. Far from seedy : POSH
50. Last name in fashion : KARAN
51. Figures : DATA
52. Victorious : ONTOP
54. Fleece : BILK
55. Rework : EDIT
56. Increase : STEPUP
58. "Baled Hay" humorist : NYE
59. Kind of missile : AIRTOAIR
61. Labor class? : LAMAZE
63. Devoted : TRUEBLUE
64. Nobel's birthplace : SWEDEN
65. After-dinner order : ESPRESSO
66. Puts in : ENTERS
1. Like many babies : BAPTIZED
2. Private : ONEONONE
3. Herald : ANNOUNCE
4. His tomb was discovered in 1922 : TUT
5. Sparkle : ELAN
6. Free from : RIDOF
7. Take initial steps? : TODDLE
8. Helped : AVAILED
9. Kind of income : PERCAPITA
10. Ham's place : ARK
11. Hams' places : STAGES
12. Spade player : BOGART
13. Condition treated with ferrous sulfate : ANEMIA
14. Like poor faxes, perhaps : RESENT
21. Others : REST
24. One for the record books? : PERP
28. They may get in your hair : DYES
32. Some people kneel before them : PROPOSALS
34. Dungeonlike : DANK
37. Stick : STAB
38. Oil and vinegar, maybe : MARINADE
39. Good looker? : ANALYZER
40. Yellow cotton trousers : NANKEENS
42. First name in the Gospels : PONTIUS
43. Get the goods : SHOP
44. Conceive : IDEATE
45. They're the pits : NADIRS
46. Opposite of quell : STIRUP
47. Magician's monologue : PATTER
49. It may house the speaker : STEREO
53. It comes from the heart : PULSE
57. Future queen? : PAWN
60. Eng. award : OBE
62. Satisfied : MET

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