New York Times, Tuesday, November 24, 1998

Author: Jeremy Thomas Paine
Editor: Will Shortz
Jeremy Thomas Paine
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 33 Missing: {JKQX} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 4 for Mr. Paine. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1998, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Some fathers: Abbr. : SRS
4. Winter Palace ruler : CZAR
8. Big name in hotels : HILTON
14. Private eye, for short : TEC
15. $75/night, e.g. : RATE
16. Microscopic creature : AMOEBA
17. Like: Suffix : ISH
18. Picnic raiders : ANTS
19. Maritime hazard in W. W. II : UBOATS
20. Richard Benjamin's film debut, 1969 : GOODBYECOLUMBUS
23. Stubborn beasts : MULES
24. Hospital cry : NURSE
25. Enzyme ending : ASE
26. ___-Israeli relations : ARAB
27. Dangerous date for Caesar : IDES
28. Ripening agent : AGER
29. Vamoosed : SCRAMMED
31. E.M.T.'s procedure : CPR
33. With 34-Across, 1996 action film sequel : ESCAPE
34. See 33-Across : FROMLA
37. "Rubber Soul," "Revolver" and others : LPS
38. Only so far : TOAPOINT
40. Apple or pear : POME
43. Disavow : DENY
44. "Leave ___ Beaver" : ITTO
45. Article in Arles : UNE
46. Quake locale : FAULT
48. Tempestuous spirit? : ARIEL
49. Cage/Shue picture of 1995 : LEAVINGLASVEGAS
52. Clapboards, e.g. : SIDING
53. Locale : SITE
54. Inits. in long distance : ATT
55. Beloved of Aphrodite : ADONIS
56. ___ about (approximately) : ONOR
57. New: Prefix : NEO
58. Least cooked : RAWEST
59. Politician Gingrich : NEWT
60. "Don't give up!" : TRY
1. Marks of shame : STIGMAS
2. Backup help : RESOURCE
3. Academic types : SCHOLARS
4. Shore dinner entree : CRABS
5. Off-the-wall : ZANY
6. One who shows up : ATTENDEE
7. Saved : RESCUED
8. Carries : HAULS
9. Permeate : IMBUE
10. Weaver's apparatus : LOOM
11. It may land in hot water : TEABAG
12. Hardly brainy : OBTUSE
13. Sadat's predecessor : NASSER
21. Disastrous collapse : DEBACLE
22. Surg. areas : ORS
27. Little devils : IMPS
28. Large wardrobe : ARMOIRE
30. Navigator's need : MAP
31. Supercomputer name : CRAY
32. Bad sound for a balloonist : POP
34. Actress Joan of "Rebecca" : FONTAINE
35. Plaintiff or defendant : LITIGANT
36. Aardvark : ANTEATER
38. Runs to mom about : TELLSON
39. "Anna Karenina" author : TOLSTOY
40. Astronomical object : PULSAR
41. Iroquoian tribe : ONEIDA
42. Field : MEADOW
43. Grooved on : DUG
46. The end : FINIS
47. Dread : ANGST
48. Turn aside : AVERT
50. Morning glory, e.g. : VINE
51. Put away : STOW

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