New York Times, Saturday, January 9, 1999

Author: Harvey Estes
Editor: Will Shortz
Harvey Estes
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 37 Missing: {HJQXZ} This is puzzle # 38 for Mr. Estes. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1999, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Very visible point : ACME
5. Rough : RUDE
9. Set up : FRAME
14. Pitman : COALMINER
16. Photographer Siskind : AARON
17. Full of hedges : TENTATIVE
18. Kind of airship : RIGID
19. Like phrase book entries : IDIOMATIC
20. Exercises : USES
21. Uncertifiable? : SANE
22. Person with a J.D. : ATT
23. Lorillard brand : KENT
24. Tolerate : BROOK
26. Do a slow burn : STEW
28. Bad move : MISPLAY
33. Iceberg alternative : ROMAINE
35. V-E Day celebrants : ALLIES
36. Not bought, perhaps : RENTED
37. Enters quietly : SLIPSIN
39. There may be a gap between them : GENDERS
40. One-named pop/R.&B. singer : SADE
41. His last film was "Pocketful of Miracles" : CAPRA
43. Fink : TELL
45. Cole Porter's "___ Clown" : BEA
46. First ___ : DIBS
50. Jay Gould railroad : ERIE
51. Personified : INCARNATE
54. Zoologists' study : FAUNA
55. Sail at the America's Cup : SPINNAKER
56. Lands in water : ISLES
57. One with big arms : CANNONEER
58. They'll get you down : GEESE
59. "Freaks" star Baclanova : OLGA
60. Coastal raptors : ERNS
1. Intermission preceder : ACTI
2. Subjects of old Playboy pictorials : COEDS
3. Furbies, e.g., in 1998 : MANIA
4. Country yodeler ___ Britt : ELTON
5. Title woman in a Beatles song : RITA
6. Whole : UNITARY
7. He played a twin in "Twins" : DEVITO
8. Kind of set : ERECTOR
9. Fuad's successor: Var. : FARUK
10. Make a commotion : RAISESAND
11. Valuable silver ore : ARGENTITE
12. Mailroom device : MOISTENER
13. It may be living or dead : END
15. Jerry Herman musical : MAME
24. No-frills : BASIC
25. Perennial trouble spot : KOREA
27. Makes one : WEDS
28. Large-scale : MASS
29. Nervous : ILLATEASE
30. Old tool for working on logs : SLIDERULE
31. Crude carriers : PIPELINES
32. Baxter of the swing era : LES
34. Door word : MEN
38. LifeSavers producer : NABISCO
39. Adorning : GRACING
42. Foreign correspondent, perhaps : PENPAL
44. Paper for a pad : LEASE
46. Noted Joseph Wiseman role : DRNO
47. Daffy : INANE
48. Doughnut? : BAKER
49. "Serenade" painter : STEEN
52. Grandma Moses' first name : ANNA
53. Is guilty of a 28-Across : ERRS
54. Whit : FIG

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