New York Times, Wednesday, October 21, 1998

Author: Matt Gaffney
Editor: Will Shortz
Matt Gaffney
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 46 for Mr. Gaffney. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1998, The New York Times
Across Down
1. U. of Maryland athletes : TERPS
6. Grape place : VINE
10. Traditional pooch name : SPOT
14. Love to death : ADORE
15. "___ your pardon!" : IBEG
16. Cold capital : OSLO
17. Greek metropolis? : NUYORKCITY
19. Tool for a prisoner's escape, maybe : FILE
20. Goes head-to-head : VIES
21. Local lingo : PATOIS
23. O.K.'s from city hall : PERMITS
27. Conflict : STRIFE
28. Terry McMillan's "Waiting to ___" : EXHALE
29. Tipped individual : WAITER
30. XX : SCORE
31. Longtime Bears coach George : HALAS
32. Green's prefix : ECO
35. Power Rangers and such : TOYS
36. Old English dialect : SAXON
37. Express glee : CLAP
38. Noted Japanese-American : ONO
39. Best Actress of 1961 : LOREN
40. Make eyes, maybe : FLIRT
41. Seizes : USURPS
43. Shoulder extension : SLEEVE
44. Moving needs : CRATES
45. Unable to eat another bite : STUFFED
46. Result of a bad bite? : RABIES
47. Potpie ingredients : PEAS
48. One-a-Day ingredient : IRON
49. Greek's fanciful thinking? : PIINTHESKY
55. Fizzless : FLAT
56. Lofty works : ODES
57. Spooky : EERIE
58. Nonmuscular parts : FATS
59. Ran : TORE
60. Narrow vents : SLITS
1. Trig. ratio : TAN
2. Part of some E-mail addresses : EDU
3. Dale's man : ROY
4. Shark, so to speak : PRO
5. Humbly yielding : SERVILE
6. Drinking and others : VICES
7. Sacred bird of the Nile : IBIS
8. Make after expenses : NET
9. Like hieroglyphics : EGYPTIAN
10. Pushover : SOFTIE
11. Greek's lessening of anxiety? : PSIOFRELIEF
12. North of Virginia : OLLIE
13. There are five per foot : TOES
18. Swallow-tailed bird : KITE
22. These may be fine : ARTS
23. Italian sauce : PESTO
24. One who no longer has life? : EXCON
25. Greek's chant on a trireme? : RHOYOURBOAT
26. Olympus Mons site : MARS
27. Where dos get done : SALON
29. Shines : WAXES
31. Heavenly host? : HARPS
33. Perform a Thanksgiving task : CARVE
34. Chose : OPTED
36. Sensitive area : SORESPOT
37. Pitch indicator : CLEF
39. Guitar relative : LUTE
40. Some good hands : FLUSHES
42. Superdome team : SAINTS
43. "ER" command : STAT
44. "Cheers" waitress : CARLA
45. Hearing, say : SENSE
46. Bit of jazz : RIFF
47. Dock : PIER
50. Phrase of commitment : IDO
51. One making twists and turns : EEL
52. ___ Lanka : SRI
53. Mess ___ : KIT
54. Nodded answer : YES

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