New York Times, Monday, October 25, 1999

Author: Philip Lew
Editor: Will Shortz
Philip Lew
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Lew. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Weeps uncontrollably : SOBS
5. [Nothing but net] : SWISH
10. Midbody muscles : ABS
13. Stage device : PROP
14. Electrical pioneer Nikola : TESLA
15. Cabal's plans : PLOT
16. "Like, no way!" : ASIF
17. "The Breakfast Club" actress : ALLYSHEEDY
19. Pro's opposite : CON
20. "Gomer ___, U.S.M.C." : PYLE
21. Thrill-seeker's cord : BUNGEE
22. Duelist's warning : ENGARDE
24. Actor Lugosi : BELA
25. Star of TV's "Veronica's Closet" : KIRSTIEALLEY
30. Image that may be burned : EFFIGY
33. Brinker with silver skates : HANS
34. Fury : IRE
35. Break off from a mother's milk : WEAN
36. "___ Misérables" : LES
37. Roman wrap : TOGA
38. Like some stocks, for short : OTC
39. Vaudeville bit : SKIT
41. Key of Chopin's "Piano Concerto No. 2" : FMINOR
43. 1980's sitcom : KATEANDALLIE
46. Spy Aldrich : AMES
47. It doesn't look good : EYESORE
51. Little piggy that went to market? : BIGTOE
54. Muscat's land : OMAN
55. Phone transmission : FAX
56. "Love Story" actress : ALIMACGRAW
58. Wind instrument : VANE
59. Severe sentence : LIFE
60. Boxing site : ARENA
61. Transylvanian lab assistant? : IGOR
62. Came across : MET
63. Dull, as text : PROSY
64. Shut (up) : PENT
1. Extraterrestrial realm : SPACE
2. With 6-Down, Citizen Kane portrayer : ORSON
3. Sound of a spring : BOING
4. Coppertone no. : SPF
5. Keep out of the rain : STAYDRY
6. See 2-Down : WELLES
7. ___ of Wight : ISLE
8. Foxy : SLY
9. Faded star : HASBEEN
10. "Shake ___!" : ALEG
11. Foreshadow : BODE
12. 47-Across, literally : STYE
15. Prison-related : PENAL
18. Luau dances : HULAS
20. Bluenose : PRIG
23. Like, with "to" : AKIN
24. Slant : BIAS
26. Iota preceder : THETA
27. Its pride is its pride : LION
28. Thus : ERGO
29. Two semesters : YEAR
30. Friendly "Star Wars" creature : EWOK
31. Cheese from sheep's milk : FETA
32. It's true : FACT
36. Box tops : LIDS
37. 20-20 and 7-up : TIES
39. Pago Pago site : SAMOA
40. Patella : KNEECAP
41. Abandon the nest : FLYAWAY
42. Bearing : MIEN
44. Words on a Wonderland cake : EATME
45. Noted French auto race : LEMANS
48. Mature : OFAGE
49. Kept going and going and... : RANON
50. Exercise : EXERT
51. Pain soother : BALM
52. Tennis's Nastase : ILIE
53. Present : GIFT
54. Nabisco cookie : OREO
57. Dog's warning : GRR
58. Bigwig : VIP

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