New York Times, Monday, November 23, 1998

Author: Elizabeth C. Gorski
Editor: Will Shortz
Elizabeth C. Gorski
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 36 for Ms. Gorski. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Labor's partner, in a garage bill : PARTS
6. Pro ___ (proportionate) : RATA
10. Some urban air : SMOG
14. Big name at video arcades : ATARI
15. Dutch cheese : EDAM
16. No-no: Var. : TABU
17. Homeowners may take them out : SECONDMORTGAGES
20. Uttered : SAID
21. Corn units : EARS
22. Watermelon part : RIND
23. Tee precursor : ESS
24. Author Tyler : ANNE
25. Found at this place : HEREIN
27. Good-as-new tire : RETREAD
29. Put down, slangily : DIS
30. Caribbean, e.g. : SEA
31. Op ___ : ART
32. Elsie's chew : CUD
33. Bank earnings: Abbr. : INT
34. Journalists, as a group : THEFOURTHESTATE
40. "Yo!" : HEY
41. Legal thing : RES
42. Org. that gets members reduced motel rates : AAA
43. It's found in the ground : ORE
44. Exchange I do's : WED
45. All thumbs : AWKWARD
49. Made good on, as a loan : REPAID
51. Jai ___ : ALAI
52. Baked Hawaiian dish : POI
53. Helpful ___ : HINT
54. Singer Anita : ODAY
55. Amount to make do with : LESS
56. "The Pastoral," formally : BEETHOVENSSIXTH
59. Big oil company : ARCO
60. Pastrami place : DELI
61. River to the Rhône : ISERE
62. Glimpsed : SEEN
63. Historical spans : ERAS
64. Spanish houses : CASAS
1. Overtaker on the road : PASSER
2. "Relax, soldiers!" : ATEASE
3. Bigot : RACIST
4. Walked (on) : TROD
5. Confession in a confessional : SIN
6. Send back to a lower court : REMAND
7. Like a lot : ADORE
8. Sailors : TARS
9. Tsp. or tbs. : AMT
10. One step : STAIR
11. Milk of ___ : MAGNESIA
12. Following orders : OBEDIENT
13. Gloomy guy : GUS
18. Like alcohol that's unfit for drinking : DENATURED
19. Some college tests, for short : GRES
24. Prefix with dynamic : AERO
25. Treehouses and such : HIDEAWAYS
26. Basketball's Archibald : NATE
28. W.W. II fliers: Abbr. : RAF
29. Comment made while slapping the forehead : DUH
32. Pennies: Abbr. : CTS
34. Comic book superhero : THOR
35. "I agree!" : HEREHERE
36. Lens : EYEPIECE
37. Sunburned : RED
38. H. H. Munro's pen name : SAKI
39. Playing marble : TAW
44. "Get ___ it!" : WITH
45. Singer Morissette : ALANIS
46. Peaks : APEXES
47. Spots for speakers : ROSTRA
48. Spode pieces : DISHES
50. Susan of "Goldengirl" : ANTON
51. Writer ___ Rogers St. Johns : ADELA
54. Dispatcher's word : OVER
55. "Mona ___" : LISA
56. Undergrad degrees : BAS
57. Poem of praise : ODE
58. [their mistake, not mine] : SIC

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