New York Times, Wednesday, October 27, 1999

Author: Chris Sallade
Editor: Will Shortz
Chris Sallade
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 80, Blocks: 42 Missing: {BJKQXZ} This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Sallade. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1999, The New York Times
Across Down
1. States : AVERS
6. Lawyers make it : CASE
10. Quarrel : SPAT
14. Kosher : LEGIT
15. Last word in the New Testament : AMEN
16. Olio : HASH
17. See 22-Down : LEGGEDRACE
19. Old Phillips 66 rival : ESSO
20. All over the counter, say : SPILT
21. Sacred place : ALTAR
22. Elizabethan pronoun : THOU
25. See 22-Down : POINTPLAY
28. Chips in : HELPS
30. Sphere : AREA
31. "Norma ___" : RAE
32. Meathead's father-in-law : ARCHIE
36. Like a very rare day in hell : COLD
40. Victorian ___ : ERA
41. See 22-Down : WHEELER
43. Eng. defender : RAF
44. Sicilian spouter : ETNA
46. Oil city of west Texas : ODESSA
47. "___ my brother's keeper?" : AMI
48. Florida's Miami-___ County : DADE
50. Swimming pool site, sometimes : MOTEL
52. See 22-Down : PIECESUIT
57. Salon job : PERM
58. Search blindly : GROPE
59. Cleo of jazz : LAINE
61. "___ it the truth!" : AINT
62. See 22-Down : RINGCIRCUS
67. Dirty : SOIL
68. "Bye!" : CIAO
69. Ruth's mother-in-law : NAOMI
70. Entreat : PRAY
71. Goes on TV : AIRS
72. "___ Fell Out of Heaven" (1936 hit) : ASTAR
1. Totality : ALL
2. Neck design : VEE
3. It may be coddled : EGG
4. Hastily puts together : RIGSUP
5. ___ aerobics : STEP
6. Monte ___ : CARLO
7. Valuable violin : AMATI
8. Jiffy : SEC
9. From Okla. City to Tulsa : ENE
10. Finish, of a sort : SHELLAC
11. Ziti or orzo : PASTA
12. Examine : ASSAY
13. Thunderous one? : THOR
18. Chip's partner : DIP
21. Simian : APE
22. Word that precedes six other answers in this puzzle : THREE
23. The Tin Woodsman's quest : HEART
24. City on the Allegheny River : OLEAN
26. Manicurists' jobs : NAILS
27. Walnuts and others : TREES
29. Dated : SAW
33. ___ Island Red : RHODE
34. Gives up : CEDES
35. Part of a giggle : HEE
37. Speak : ORATE
38. Not so believable : LAMER
39. See 22-Down : DFILM
42. Hit hard : RAM
45. With skill : ADEPTLY
49. Sampras specialty : ACE
51. Met production responsibilities? : OPERAS
52. Rap sheet listing : PRIOR
53. Aegean region : IONIA
54. Opposite of radial : ULNAR
55. Villainous Shakespearean roles : IAGOS
56. Spasm : TIC
58. Exhibit shock : GASP
60. Ship of Columbus : NINA
62. Big TV maker : RCA
63. Sequel's sequel : III
64. Camp sight : COT
65. Actress Thurman : UMA
66. What to call a baronet : SIR

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