New York Times, Tuesday, October 17, 2000

Author: Peter Gordon
Editor: Will Shortz
Peter Gordon
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {KQXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 43 for Mr. Gordon. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Concession stand purchase : SODA
5. Egyptian snakes : ASPS
9. Lox holder : BAGEL
14. Whaler of fiction : AHAB
15. Wing tip, e.g. : SHOE
16. Item in a Greek salad : OLIVE
17. River the Aswan Dam dams : NILE
18. Chimney residue : SOOT
19. Interlaced : WOVEN
20. One who's handy around the house : DOITYOURSELFER
23. Gallery display : ART
24. Deep black : JET
25. Highlight : ACCENT
29. Sly look : LEER
31. Run up the phone bill : GAB
34. [Oh, that's awful!] : GROAN
35. Painter Chagall : MARC
36. Florence's river : ARNO
37. 2000 hit album by Britney Spears : OOPSIDIDITAGAIN
40. Fall color : RUST
41. Psychiatrist's response : ISEE
42. Thickheaded : DENSE
43. Orangutan, for one : APE
44. Abbr. on a business letter : ATTN
45. Learn completely : MASTER
46. One marching in a column : ANT
47. Bart, to Homer Simpson : SON
48. Comment to a klutz : NOWYOUVEDONEIT
56. Fleshy fruit : PAPAW
57. Quitting time, often : FIVE
58. Forest measure : ACRE
59. La Scala offering : OPERA
60. Change from a cashier : ONES
61. Tibia : SHIN
62. Pops : DADDY
63. Mailed : SENT
64. Party thrower : HOST
1. Hourglass fill : SAND
2. Buckeye's home : OHIO
3. Mustachioed Surrealist : DALI
4. Help in a heist : ABET
5. Classify : ASSORT
6. Vociferate : SHOUT
7. Poverty-stricken : POOR
8. Match parts : SETS
9. One who hopes for strikes : BOWLER
10. In the air : ALOFT
11. Donate : GIVE
12. Penultimate fairy tale word : EVER
13. Novelist Deighton : LEN
21. New Age musician of note : YANNI
22. Oust : EJECT
25. Ancient Greek marketplace : AGORA
26. Infant's illness : CROUP
27. Small woods : COPSE
28. N.L. ___ : EAST
29. Burdened : LADEN
30. Buffalo's lake : ERIE
31. Scholar's wish, maybe : GRANT
32. Licoricelike flavor : ANISE
33. Cause for a head-slap? : BONER
35. Atomizer's output : MIST
36. Forever : AGES
38. "Hi & Lois" child : DITTO
39. "A Bell for ___" : ADANO
44. Nonetheless : ANYWAY
45. Not boastful : MODEST
46. Bestow : AWARD
47. Crapping-out throw : SEVEN
48. Auto parts brand : NAPA
49. Newspaper page for essayists : OPED
50. ET's transports : UFOS
51. Grape plant : VINE
52. "A bit of talcum / Is always walcum" poet : NASH
53. Comeback : ECHO
54. Part of the eye : IRIS
55. Camping gear : TENT
56. Pea holder : POD

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