New York Times, Thursday, November 12, 1998

Author: David J. Kahn
Editor: Will Shortz
David J. Kahn
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 34 Missing: {BFJKW} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 43 for Mr. Kahn. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1998, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Finish a suit? : SETTLE
7. Steak style : TARTARE
14. Between here and there : ENROUTE
16. Floor cover : AREARUG
17. Combination : AMALGAM
18. Decorating with crinkled paper : CREPING
19. Weekly since 1955, with "The" : VILLAGEVOICE
21. Saison d'___ : ETE
22. Actor Santoni : RENI
23. Washington V.I.P. Jordan : VERNON
27. Bread and whisky : RYES
29. Seventh-century date : DCII
31. Naughts-and-crosses failure : OXO
32. Sensitivity : EAR
35. Fettered : ENSLAVED
38. Washington Memorial dedicatees : VIETNAMVETERANS
42. Not benched, in hockey : ONTHEICE
43. Catchall abbr. : ETC
44. Realtor's offering : LOT
45. Non-P.C. letter opening : SIRS
47. Frau's spot : HAUS
51. Blessing precursor : SNEEZE
54. Percolate slowly : SEEP
57. A, in France : UNE
58. Flame tender of myth : VESTALVIRGIN
61. Reception helper : ANTENNA
64. Dehydration remedy : LIQUIDS
65. Lover in dire straits? : LEANDER
66. Sink : SCUTTLE
67. Five-year periods : PENTADS
68. Tittered : TEHEED
1. Three-time Cy Young Award winner : SEAVER
2. Ill will : ENMITY
3. "Rose of ___" : TRALEE
4. Sound : TOLL
5. Longtime Hoosier Senator : LUGAR
6. French level : ETAGE
7. Crunchy dish : TACO
8. Pushy upstart : ARRIVISTE
9. Model Gabrielle : REECE
10. Candle : TAPER
11. Jackie's "O" : ARI
12. Smuggle : RUN
13. Bacon accompanier : EGG
15. Touch up : EMEND
20. Conversely : VICEVERSA
24. Brunch item : NOVA
25. Team mates? : OXEN
26. Some auction bids : NODS
28. One of Adam's clan : SETH
30. Dvorák's Symphony No. 9 ___ minor : INE
33. Actress Sue ___ Langdon : ANE
34. Causes trouble, in old-fashioned talk : RAISESNED
36. Reason for a do-over? : LET
37. Mischievous : ARCH
38. Crimson Tide rival : VOLS
39. Apprised of : INON
40. Suffix with leather : ETTE
41. Bell Atlantic competitor : MCI
46. Advertises : SELLS
48. Common mineral in rocks : AUGITE
49. Busy : UNIDLE
50. Had a hunch : SENSED
52. Gala, e.g. : EVENT
53. "The Prisoner of ___" : ZENDA
55. Put out : EVICT
56. Put out : PIQUE
59. Crew on the high seas : TARS
60. Babe's name : RUTH
61. Piz Bernina is one : ALP
62. Wedding page word : NEE
63. Whip but good : TAN

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