New York Times, Saturday, October 2, 1999

Author: Rich Norris
Editor: Will Shortz
Rich Norris
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JKQXYZ} This is puzzle # 110 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1999, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Finds, informally : SCARESUP
9. Interruption cause, maybe : PAGER
14. Solo : ALLALONE
15. Cricket violation : NOBALL
16. Traction aids : BATHMATS
17. God represented in mummy wrappings : OSIRIS
18. Remain : LIE
19. Teller : SNITCH
21. Once, once : ERST
22. Goes off : ERRS
24. Qaddafi, for one : DESPOT
26. Only Super Bowl won by the Jets : III
27. ___ Park : ESTES
29. Five-time Iditarod winner Rick : SWENSON
31. Start over : REOPEN
34. 1963 Ray Charles hit : NOONE
35. Whale's location? : THAR
37. W.W. II battle site, for short : IWO
38. Some servers : URNS
39. Farsi speaker : IRANI
40. Nuke, maybe : REWARM
42. 1993 Peace Prize co-winner : MANDELA
44. Passing : DEATH
47. Dog with a curled tail : PUG
48. Mus. direction : RITARD
51. Lounge : LOAF
53. Burke of "Burke's Law" : AMOS
55. Rejected : VETOED
57. They pass through tubes : OVA
58. Excoriate : SAVAGE
60. Projects : RADIATES
62. Edberg of tennis : STEFAN
63. Vented repressed feelings : ACTEDOUT
64. Like most owls : EARED
65. Times for shooting stars : PHOTOOPS
1. Black : SABLE
2. Eau ___ : CLAIRE
3. Makes fit : ALTERS
4. "Well done!" : RAH
5. "The moan of doves in immemorial ___": Tennyson : ELMS
6. Stinker : SOANDSO
7. Free : UNTIE
8. Annoyances : PESTS
9. Dropoff points: Abbr. : POS
10. Anne Nichols hero : ABIE
11. Outpost group : GARRISON
12. Speakers' shortcuts : ELISIONS
13. "Goosebumps" series author : RLSTINE
15. Ever, in dialect : NOHOW
20. "Strangers and Brothers" novelist : CPSNOW
23. Hair piece : STRAND
25. Staying power? : TENURE
28. More fantastic : EERIER
30. Standard : NORMAL
32. Plagiarist : PIRATE
33. One in a flock : EWE
35. Shocks : TRAUMATA
36. Toot follower : HANGOVER
39. Standoff : IMPASSE
41. Supplemented : ADDEDTO
43. Energize : LIVEN
45. Overly : TOOTOO
46. Escort, as to one's flat : HAVEUP
49. "It's ___!" (cry in a police drama) : ATRAP
50. Kind of motel : ROACH
52. Religious observances : FASTS
54. Reliable : SAFE
56. Losing proposition? : DIET
59. Not stay at home : GAD
61. Rumpus : ADO

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