New York Times, Friday, November 20, 1998

Author: Manny Nosowsky
Editor: Will Shortz
Manny Nosowsky
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 28 Missing: {JQVWXZ} Spans: 7, (2 triple stacks) This is puzzle # 81 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1998, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Exotic recreation sites : PLEASUREPALACES
16. Frankie Carle's theme song : SUNRISESERENADE
17. They'll do for now : STOPGAPMEASURES
18. Haifa hill : TEL
19. ___-en-scène : MISE
20. Bluish white twinklers : BSTARS
21. Pullman, e.g. : CAR
22. Cries of mock horror : OYS
23. Rum cakes : BABAS
26. Byways: Abbr. : RDS
28. Ease off : ABATE
33. God with an eight-legged horse : ODIN
34. Brownish : TEACOLORED
36. Scammers : FASTBUCKARTISTS
38. Where a foot rests : FLOORBOARD
39. Raced : TORE
40. Insight : SENSE
41. Workplaces where there are some openings: Abbr. : ORS
42. Like a certain vein : RENAL
43. "Shoot" : ASK
45. 70's-80's N.B.A. star Williams : GUS
46. "Be present," in a song : ADESTE
50. Per ___ : DIEM
52. Mauna ___ : LOA
55. Temporarily : FORTHETIMEBEING
58. Leave an argument unresolved, say : AGREETODISAGREE
59. Quits working : RESTSONONESOARS
1. Call to attention : PSST
2. Cousin of the banjo : LUTE
3. Compound with a doubly linked carbon atom : ENOL
4. Max Ernst collaborator : ARP
5. Letters from Greece : SIGMAS
6. New name for Allegheny in 1979 : USAIR
7. Sales force, informally : REPS
8. Salinger title character : ESME
9. It makes ink pink : PEE
10. Sheikdom of song : ARABY
11. Factor in a more healthful diet, maybe : LESSSALT
12. "Are you some kind of ___?" : ANUT
13. Dear, as a signorina : CARA
14. Germany's ___ Reservoir Dam : EDER
15. Meeting of Cong. : SESS
21. Ezra Pound work, with "The" : CANTOS
22. Some March excitement, with "the" : OSCARS
23. Variety hits : BOFFS
24. Allan-___ : ADALE
25. Prairie sights : BISON
26. Boil over? : RECOOK
27. African capital whose name means "tamarind tree" : DAKAR
29. ___ de nuit (cabarets) : BOITES
30. Alarming felony? : ARSON
31. Tankmate for an angelfish : TETRA
32. Onetime Ford division : EDSEL
34. Clunky ship : TUB
35. Certain number: Abbr. : ORD
37. Pauses to rest : BREATHES
42. Cuban dance tunes : RUMBAS
44. Mind : SEETO
45. Stupidheads : GEESE
46. At some distance : AFAR
47. Former Italian leader : DOGE
48. Doesn't call a spade a spade? : ERRS
49. Leave be : STET
50. Lover of Aeneas : DIDO
51. Poker declaration : IMIN
52. Money in the banca : LIRA
53. A standout for sure : ONER
54. Quite a while : AGES
56. Good deal : TON
57. What makes you you : EGO

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