New York Times, Wednesday, November 25, 1998

Author: Rich Norris
Editor: Will Shortz
Rich Norris
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40 Missing: {FJQWXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 92 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Antisubversive grp. until 1975 : HUAC
5. Adagio, for one : TEMPO
10. Edges : RIMS
14. It broke up in Dec. 1991 : USSR
15. Available : ONTAP
16. Switch ending : EROO
17. Jailed : BEHINDBARS
19. Phone, slangily : HORN
20. Kit item : TOOL
21. Rhythmic ballroom dance : TANGO
22. Map feature : INSET
25. Correct : ONTHEBEAM
29. Actor Michael : NOURI
30. Fixed : CURED
31. Kind of fingerprint : DNA
32. Disagreeable encounters : RUNINS
34. Extinct kiwi relative : MOA
35. Gifts for the betrothed : ENGAGEMENTRINGS
42. A pop : PER
43. Finnan ___ (smoked fish dish) : HADDIE
44. Rap sheet letters : AKA
47. Turner and others : TINAS
49. Throw with effort : HEAVE
50. Mattress alternative? : BANKVAULT
52. Weatherman Al : ROKER
53. Fight site : ARENA
54. Uzbekistan's ___ Sea : ARAL
56. Arrived : CAME
57. Tot's riding toy : HOBBYHORSE
63. Subj. of state regulation : UTIL
64. Daughter of William the Conqueror : ADELA
65. Moola : GELT
66. Cainites, e.g. : SECT
67. Hunt in Hollywood : HELEN
68. It may come easily to hand : YOYO
1. Focus : HUB
2. Employment : USE
3. Burn residue : ASH
4. Standards : CRITERIA
5. Bustle : TODO
6. As a whole, in Le Havre : ENBLOC
7. 1959 Kingston Trio hit : MTA
8. Expected result : PAR
9. Wife of Saturn : OPS
10. Kind of center : REHAB
11. Pressed : IRONED
12. 1975-76 National League M.V.P. Joe : MORGAN
13. California wine region : SONOMA
18. Making mention of : NOTING
21. "Hazel" cartoonist Key : TED
22. Concerning : INRE
23. Friend or foe, e.g. : NOUN
24. Vocalized : SUNG
26. Figure : NUMERAL
27. 1982 sci-fi film : TRON
28. Moor : HEATH
33. Dark brown : SEPIA
36. List : MENU
37. Obviously enthusiastic : RAHRAH
38. Democracy, for one : IDEOLOGY
39. Sask. neighbor : NDAK
40. "Had enough?" : GIVE
41. One in the futures market? : SEER
44. Calculator of a kind : ABACUS
45. Dojo activity : KARATE
46. Lacking vitality : ANEMIC
47. Norris Dam project: Abbr. : TVA
48. Arab home : STABLE
51. Genuflected : KNELT
55. "A Bridge Too Far" author : RYAN
57. "A likely story!" : HAH
58. Shelley work : ODE
59. ___ canto : BEL
60. Popular 20's auto : REO
61. Done with a wink, maybe : SLY
62. W.W. II command : ETO

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