New York Times, Tuesday, November 14, 2000

Author: Brendan Emmett Quigley
Editor: Will Shortz
Brendan Emmett Quigley
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQVX} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 44 for Mr. Quigley. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2000, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Exchange : SWAP
5. No longer waiting on the pier : ABOARD
11. Watch display, for short : LCD
14. Fictional wizard who studies at Hogwarts : HARRYPOTTER
16. Cargo on the Spanish Main : ORO
17. Rarely : ONCEINABLUEMOON
19. Sch. org. : PTA
20. According to : PER
21. Mining tools : PICKS
22. Cushion : PAD
23. Miss Hawkins of Dogpatch : SADIE
26. Talk a blue streak? : CUSS
28. Tree of life locale : EDEN
30. Angry dog's response : SNARL
33. Stew vegetable : PEA
34. Hubbub : ADO
37. Quartet after a desertion : TRIO
38. Popeye's gal Olive ___ : OYL
39. 1956 sci-fi classic : FORBIDDENPLANET
44. French article : UNE
45. QB Flutie : DOUG
46. Break bread : EAT
47. Old draft initials : SSS
48. Partner of dangerous : ARMED
50. Baseball's Say Hey Kid : MAYS
54. Prefix with plasm : ECTO
56. Filmgoer's lure : PROMO
59. Mideast inits. : UAE
60. Air traffic control device : RADAR
63. U.S. soldiers : GIS
64. Schuss : SKI
65. Song from the Beatles' "Abbey Road" : HERECOMESTHESUN
69. A foot wide? : EEE
70. Convert to McDonald's, the Gap, etc. : AMERICANIZE
71. Genetic stuff : RNA
72. Serious lack : DEARTH
73. Like Latin, today : DEAD
1. "Olde" establishment : SHOPPE
2. Classified : WANTAD
3. Coin-op place : ARCADE
4. Grand ___, Nova Scotia : PRE
5. Sleeping disorder : APNEA
6. S.A.T.'s : BOARDS
7. Gambling spot, in brief : OTB
8. The "A" of NATO: Abbr. : ATL
9. Enlist again : REUP
10. Eins + zwei : DREI
11. View : LOOKUPON
12. Ocular problem : CROSSEYE
13. Mafia chief : DON
15. Pound sounds : YIPS
18. 1200, on a monument : MCC
24. It has no decimal point : INTEGER
25. Merit : EARN
27. Ice melter : SALT
29. Apprehend : NAB
31. Ready to pluck : RIPE
32. "Copacabana" showgirl : LOLA
35. ___ number on (psyched out) : DIDA
36. "P.U.!" cause : ODOR
39. It may be kept in a box in the basement : FUSE
40. Like a computer icon : ONSCREEN
41. Interstate stopping point : RESTAREA
42. Place for trash : DUMP
43. PIN requester : ATM
49. Loafs : DOGSIT
51. Sydney native : AUSSIE
52. Japanese gangster group : YAKUZA
53. Fished with a net : SEINED
55. "___ to Billie Joe" : ODE
57. Bandleader Miller : MITCH
58. Worker protection grp. : OSHA
61. West Point, e.g.: Abbr. : ACAD
62. Vatican's locale : ROME
65. That girl : HER
66. "Give ___ break!" : MEA
67. Flub : ERR
68. Last part (appropriately) : END

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