New York Times, Thursday, October 1, 1998

Author: Manny Nosowsky
Editor: Will Shortz
Manny Nosowsky
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {BJZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 79 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1998, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Willing spirit? : GENIE
6. One who may be caught off base : AWOL
10. Thin veneer : FILM
14. Combat zone : ARENA
15. Wellington resident : KIWI
16. Concern for 90's investors : ASIA
17. Stickers : PORCUPINEQUILLS
20. U.S./Canada's ___ Canals : SOO
21. Media attention : INK
22. Skin damager, for short : UVRAYS
23. Table-hop : MIX
25. Penetrate, with "through" : SEEP
26. High-grade : PREMIUMQUALITY
33. "Black Orpheus" setting : RIO
34. Fill another teacup : REPOUR
35. Bide-___ : AWEE
36. Marty's friend in "Marty" : ANGIE
38. 70's kidnappers : SLA
39. Bombing, as a comic : DYING
40. World War II weapon : STEN
41. De-icer : THAWER
43. Pants part : LEG
44. Artful cover : PATCHWORKQUILT
47. Hot items : LOOT
48. She played Maid Marian in "Robin Hood," 1991 : UMA
49. Offend, in a way : INSULT
52. Promise to pay : IOU
54. "Give ___ break" : MEA
57. Suggestion for solving today's puzzle : MINDYOURPSANDQS
61. Lotion base : ALOE
62. Peter, Paul or Mary : NAME
63. Scalawag : ROGUE
64. Latest word : NEWS
65. Spirit : ELAN
66. Kind of bath or boat : STEAM
1. Dental problem corrected by braces : GAP
2. God offended by Daphnis : EROS
3. Stout fellow? : NERO
4. Tips, e.g. : INCOME
5. Seine filler : EAU
6. Analogous : AKIN
7. Split second : WINK
8. Part of 52-Across : OWE
9. Cordial : LIQUEUR
10. Referees ensure it : FAIRPLAY
11. Mallorca or Menorca, e.g. : ISLA
12. Emblem of innocence, in art : LILY
13. Certain service : MASS
18. Mischief-maker : PIXIE
19. Part of the eye : UVEA
24. Hungarian name equivalent to Amory : IMRE
25. Bellyache : SQUAWK
26. One of a famous trio : PINTA
27. Doctor-turned-wordsmith : ROGET
28. Result : UPSHOT
29. Grinder : MOLAR
30. "___ not yield" (Macbeth to Macduff, unwisely) : IWILL
31. It may be held in a church : TENET
32. Burglar : YEGG
33. File : RASP
37. Covers : INCLUDES
39. Snare, maybe : DRUM
41. Shaded, like some 50's cars : TWOTONE
42. Play with horses? : EQUUS
45. Start of many an exclamation from Robin : HOLY
46. Kid's rebuttal : IAMNOT
49. African model : IMAN
50. Shade of blue : NILE
51. Fall on Pikes Peak? : SNOW
52. "My Friend" at the movies : IRMA
53. Out-of-doors : OPEN
55. Halftime lead, e.g. : EDGE
56. Prefix with plane : AQUA
58. American rival: Abbr. : UAL
59. M-G-M motto start : ARS
60. Rabbinical sch. : SEM

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