New York Times, Saturday, October 3, 1998

Author: Rich Norris
Editor: Will Shortz
Rich Norris
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 35 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 89 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1998, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Parades : SHOWSOFF
9. Percussion instruments : ANVILS
15. Review in detail : HASHOVER
16. Sacred : ICONIC
17. With savvy : ASTUTELY
18. Cavalry member : LANCER
19. Way off : RAMP
20. Claw : NIPPER
22. Horatian work : ODE
23. Grp. hosting an open house : PTA
24. Riot : CARD
25. Sheet : FLOE
26. Lords : SIRS
28. Compacter than compact : MINI
29. Kind of costume : CLOWN
30. Result of a wallop : TKO
31. 1980 Diana Ross hit : ITSMYTURN
33. A substitute? : ALFA
35. Tops : AONE
36. Using fiscal prudence : THRIFTILY
39. Cowboys' grp. : NFC
42. Merino, for one : BREED
43. ___ many words : INSO
44. French chalk : TALC
46. Construed : READ
47. Anjou alternative : BOSC
48. "Angie" actor, 1994 : REA
49. Vex, with "at" : EAT
50. Indication of permanence : TENURE
52. Seaweed product : AGAR
53. Not so good physically : ACHIER
55. Not to mention : LETALONE
57. Like bons mots : CLEVER
58. Borders on the beach? : TANLINES
59. Grounds for excommunication : HERESY
60. Dabbles (in) : SMATTERS
1. Experts : SHARPS
2. Dives into a project : HASATIT
3. European coin until 1990 : OSTMARK
4. Paste : WHUP
5. Lush : SOT
6. Dutch ___ : OVEN
7. Compliment : FELICITATION
8. Skillets : FRYPANS
9. Distressed : AILED
10. Tenn. neighbor : NCAR
11. Part of a noble's name : VON
12. Like almost all TV shows nowadays : INCOLOR
13. Go to bed, say : LIEDOWN
14. Show for critics : SCREEN
21. Kind of therapy : PRIMALSCREAM
25. Smooth : FLUENT
27. Became exalted : SOARED
28. Annoy : MIFF
29. Bill of lading abbr. : CTN
32. Dork : YOYO
34. Cover : LID
36. Goo : TREACLE
37. Low-growing shrub : HEATHER
38. Schoolyard taunts : INSULTS
40. Beyond repair : FARGONE
41. Having fewer errors, as copy : CLEANER
42. Security error : BREACH
45. Treat lovingly : CARESS
47. Tart ingredient : BERRY
50. Elevators, of a sort : TEES
51. "Empedocles on ___" (Arnold poem) : ETNA
52. Settled (on) : ALIT
54. Suffix with correct : IVE
56. Ft. above land : ALT

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