New York Times, Thursday, November 25, 1999

Author: David J. Kahn
Editor: Will Shortz
David J. Kahn
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 42 Missing: {QX} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 58 for Mr. Kahn. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Jobs, so to speak : HATS
5. Any ship : SHE
8. Rattle : FAZE
12. Manhattan Project scientist : UREY
13. Gripe : MOAN
14. Gulf ship : OILER
15. See 22-Down : LENS
16. American, e.g. : AIRCARRIER
18. A capital Nobel Prize novelist? : ANATOLEPARIS
20. Shape-changing protozoan : AMEBA
21. Standup bit : GAG
22. "Can ___ dreaming?" : IBE
25. A capital N.B.A. legend? : MICHAELAMMAN
29. Refrain syllable : TRA
32. Apprentice : CUB
33. Implied : MEANT
34. A capital Oscar-winning actor? : HAVANAGOODINGJR
39. African virus : EBOLA
40. Revolutionary leader : MAO
41. Want ad abbr. : EOE
42. A capital English stage actress? : TBILISIBROWN
47. First ___ : AID
48. Bird of myth : ROC
49. Drench : DOUSE
52. A capital movie outlaw? : JOSEYCARDIFF
56. Physically fit : ABLEBODIED
59. Just lying around : IDLE
60. New Zealand native : MAORI
61. New stock issuances, for short : IPOS
62. Pants part : SEAT
63. Smoker's purchase : PACK
64. Big inits. in computer games : NES
65. "Ciao" : TATA
1. Waikiki wiggle : HULA
2. Where some people come to blows : ARENA
3. Coffee break time, perhaps : TENAM
4. Modus operandi : SYSTEM
5. Silk, in Strasbourg : SOIE
6. Plucked item : HARP
7. Confine : ENCAGE
8. Mountain covering : FIRS
9. Champ of 10/30/74 : ALI
10. End of a series : ZEE
11. Drop the ball : ERR
13. Malaysia's Strait of ___ : MALACCA
14. Work for a folder : ORIGAMI
17. Uzbekistan's ___ Sea : ARAL
19. Eastern sash : OBI
22. It's seen through a 15-Across : IMAGE
23. It may be picked in the country : BANJO
24. ___ nous : ENTRE
26. Warm hello : HUG
27. Result of the Manhattan Project : ABOMB
28. Door sign : MEN
29. Fraternity letter : THETA
30. Temple prayer : RABBI
31. Go wide of : AVOID
35. The aggregate : ALL
36. Capital near a game reserve : NAIROBI
37. Blade site : OAR
38. Gizmos : DOODADS
43. Fair : SOSO
44. Stranded during the winter, say : ICEDIN
45. Flagship station of the old Mutual Broadcasting System : WOR
46. Hardly the modest type : NUDIST
50. Where to start playing an LP : SIDEA
51. Beethoven's "Concerto No. 5 in ___ major" : EFLAT
52. Schlemiel : JERK
53. "Holy cow!" : YIPE
54. Business V.I.P.'s : CEOS
55. Greek cheese : FETA
56. Sound booster : AMP
57. Sound from the fold : BAA
58. ___ cit. (footnote abbr.) : LOC

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