New York Times, Thursday, October 29, 1998

Author: Cathy Millhauser
Editor: Will Shortz
Cathy Allis
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQVZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 48 for Ms. Allis. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1998, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Wrap : COAT
5. Scrap : SPAT
9. Sparkle : ECLAT
14. Common rhyme scheme : ABBA
15. Mayor Dinkins's predecessor : KOCH
16. Coronet : TIARA
17. Choose one of two gas forms : PICKEITHERETHER
20. Connecticut River town : ESSEX
21. ___ Maria liqueur : TIA
22. Not give ___ : ARAP
23. Kind of bay : SICK
26. Poker game : STUD
28. Grand you earn, old-style : THOUTHOUMAKEST
34. King David's instrument : HARP
35. Author Beattie : ANN
36. Yale of Yale University : ELIHU
38. Prohibition ___ : ERA
39. Hoffman and Streep, in a 1979 film : KRAMERS
42. "Just kidding!" : NOT
43. ___ Martin cars : ASTON
45. Airport approximation : ETA
46. Mideast capital : SANA
47. Part of a Pilgrim's anatomy lesson : HEREISTHYTHIGH
51. Metric prefix : DECI
52. Rex's stout detective : NERO
53. Let go : FREE
56. Noisy trains : ELS
58. Caddies' offerings : IRONS
62. "Do that vowel over, Kojak" : REWRITETHEOTHEO
66. Poster boys, maybe : IDOLS
67. Pitcher Hideo : NOMO
68. Falsified : LIED
69. 1964 Olympics site : TOKYO
70. Times that try parents' souls : TWOS
71. Geriatric Jedi master : YODA
1. May in New Jersey, e.g. : CAPE
2. "The Mikado" attire : OBIS
3. Basics : ABCS
4. Occupies : TAKESUP
5. Word with water or jet : SKI
6. Olla : POT
7. Sieben follower : ACHT
8. Belief in God : THEISM
9. Berlioz's "Nuit d'___" : ETE
10. It went coed 8/24/96, with "The" : CITADEL
11. Bert who was a Leo, aptly : LAHR
12. Department : AREA
13. Field cover : TARP
18. Withdrawal : EXIT
19. Pro ___ : RATA
24. Flat cleaner : CHAR
25. Hawaiian coffee : KONA
27. Banjos' kin : UKES
28. Former ABC sitcom : THEA
29. Grating : HARSH
30. Emulate Cicero : ORATE
31. Like some goals, sadly : UNMET
32. Where Moses got the word : SINAI
33. Flip-flop : THONG
37. Its motto is "Industry" : UTAH
39. Kind of jerk : KNEE
40. People: Prefix : ETHN
41. Actress Martha : RAYE
44. Neat : ORDERLY
46. Soon : SHORTLY
48. "Body Count" rapper : ICET
49. Mum : SILENT
50. The Fates, e.g. : TRIO
53. Glassmaking ingredient : FRIT
54. Overhaul : REDO
55. Furry "Star Wars" creature : EWOK
57. Put in the hold : STOW
59. Wheeling's river : OHIO
60. Financial aid criterion : NEED
61. Kind of jerk : SODA
63. Prefix with -prene : ISO
64. Medical provider grp. : HMO
65. Daybreak deity : EOS

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