New York Times, Friday, October 20, 2000

Author: Brendan Emmett Quigley
Editor: Will Shortz
Brendan Emmett Quigley
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 33 Missing: {Q} This is puzzle # 43 for Mr. Quigley. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2000, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Adam Dalgliesh's creator : PDJAMES
8. Notch cut into a board : RABBET
14. Blast furnace input : IRONORE
15. Target of a deadly attack : JUGULAR
16. I may be replaced by it : ROYALWE
17. Encouraged by others, in a way : ONADARE
18. Visa statement abbr. : APR
19. Makes a scene? : DIRECTS
21. "___-ching!" : CHA
22. Not rouge : NOIR
24. Tie : NEXUS
25. It requires 32 cards : SKAT
26. "Musée des Beaux Arts" poet : AUDEN
28. Mozart's "L'Oca ___ Cairo" : DEL
29. Drunken : BEERY
30. Obsolescent communication : TELEX
32. Paleontological study : CAVEART
34. Some club members : ELKS
36. Jazz bit : RIFF
37. Bit of gunpowder : TEALEAF
40. Vegetable sponge : LOOFA
43. Heart's-ease : PANSY
44. It may be corny : TOE
46. ___ body (cell part) : GOLGI
48. Old character : RUNE
49. Crusade : JIHAD
51. "My Heart Will Go On" singer : DION
52. Word before while : ERE
53. Shacks : LEANTOS
55. Spain's Victoria Eugenia, familiarly : ENA
56. Grand master? : PIANIST
58. Strands, perhaps : SNOWSIN
60. Direction for a 56-Across : ANDANTE
61. Stunned : INADAZE
62. Approvals : YESSES
63. Company in a prominent 2000 lawsuit : NAPSTER
1. Amazonian menace: Var. : PIRANA
2. Classless one? : DROPOUT
3. It might be done 17-Across : JOYRIDE
4. Suffix with Shakespeare : ANA
5. It's found in a foundry : MOLD
6. Gen. Rommel : ERWIN
7. Fume : SEERED
8. No big babies : RUNTS
9. "What ___!" : AGAS
10. Frost victim : BUD
11. Less cheery : BLACKER
12. She never reached Howland Island : EARHART
13. Place for signatures : TREATY
15. Facetious : JOCULAR
20. Inc. reader, perhaps : EXEC
23. Opener : RELEASE
25. Crab, e.g. : SEAFOOD
27. Poet Sachs : NELLY
29. Blur : BEFOG
31. Jaguar model : XKE
33. Disney's Cruella De ___ : VIL
35. Oversupply : SATIATE
37. Bully? : TAURINE
38. The planets and others : ENNEADS
39. Warm Alpine wind : FOHN
41. Charges : FLIESAT
42. Go through hell : AGONIZE
43. Settle beforehand : PREPAY
45. Has a quiet dinner, say : EATSIN
47. Comparatively cockamamie : INANER
49. Is 15-Down : JESTS
50. Andrews of the L.P.G.A. : DONNA
53. Bank sight : LINE
54. Cake composition : SOAP
57. "If I Ruled the World" rapper : NAS
59. Logophile's love: Abbr. : WDS

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