New York Times, Wednesday, November 18, 1998

Author: Stephanie Spadaccini
Editor: Will Shortz
Stephanie Spadaccini
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 42 Missing: {JKQX} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 36 for Ms. Spadaccini. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Game of chance : BEANO
6. Exit quickly : FLEE
10. Part of a profit calculation : COST
14. Kind of surgery : LASER
15. Red shade : RUBY
16. 1983 award for David Mamet : OBIE
17. Indian ___ : OCEAN
18. Medicinal plant : ALOE
19. Riviera city : NICE
20. French wine made the old-fashioned way? : CHATEAULAFEET
23. Sphere : ORB
24. Rolaids rival : TUMS
25. Machine part? : POL
28. Birthday-to-birthday span : YEAR
31. Dom DeLuise sitcom "___ Luck" : LOTSA
34. Mine, in Amiens : AMOI
36. Newsman Elie : ABEL
38. Loathsome individuals : TOADS
40. French delicacy served at McDonald's? : PATTYDEFOIEGRAS
43. Jazzman Shapiro : ARTIE
44. Valley : DELL
45. "It ___ Necessarily So" : AINT
46. Young man : SONNY
48. Beggar's duds : RAGS
50. "Hel-l-l-lp!" : SOS
51. Plus others : ETAL
53. Ill. neighbor : WIS
55. Low-cal version of a hi-cal French dessert? : GRAPESSUZETTE
61. Pound of literature : EZRA
63. ___ Duro Canyon, Tex. : PALO
64. Salinger's "Franny and ___" : ZOOEY
65. Become frayed : WEAR
66. What feuding families may get : EVEN
67. Kind of cycle : LUNAR
68. Whirlpool : EDDY
69. Moist : DEWY
70. TV actress Christine : ELISE
1. Group, as of votes : BLOC
2. Apiece : EACH
3. In a muddle : ASEA
4. "Cool!" : NEATO
5. Obstinate : ORNERY
6. The lady of the Haus : FRAU
7. Downtime : LULL
8. W.W. II vessel : EBOAT
9. Quite a sight : EYEFUL
10. Pioneer's wagon : CONESTOGA
11. Life sentences? : OBIT
12. "___ 'em, Rover!" : SIC
13. Driving aid? : TEE
21. Draw ___ on (aim at) : ABEAD
22. Ham it up : EMOTE
25. Family man : PAPA
26. Bradley and Sharif : OMARS
27. Get-rich-quick method : LOTTO
29. Not up : ABED
30. Hand over (to) : REFER
32. Ganges garb : SARIS
33. "A Bell for ___" : ADANO
35. A going concern? : ITINERARY
37. 1970 Kinks hit : LOLA
39. Some jets : SSTS
41. Busybody : YENTA
42. Labor grp. since 1900 : ILGWU
47. Went "blah-blah-blah" : YAPPED
49. Be very hot : SIZZLE
52. Split : LEAVE
54. 1988 Olympics site : SEOUL
55. Alum : GRAD
56. Whole bunch : SLEW
57. Trinitron TV maker : SONY
58. "Beloved" author Morrison : TONI
59. Genteel affairs : TEAS
60. Jane who becomes Mrs. Rochester : EYRE
61. Wool gatherer : EWE
62. Brit's finale : ZED

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