New York Times, Thursday, November 27, 1997

Author: Kiran S. Kedlaya
Editor: Will Shortz
Kiran S. Kedlaya
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: none – this is a pangram Scrabble average: 1.85 This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Kedlaya. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Radio station supply : DISCS
6. Dismay : FAZE
10. Louis who was guillotined : XVI
13. Flu ward sound : ACHOO
14. "You said it!" : AMEN
15. Regular Cosmo feature : QUIZ
16. Betraying, briefly : DOUBLEXING
18. Lhasa ___ (dog) : APSO
19. Colony member : ANT
20. Strove (for) : VIED
21. Told (on) : RATTED
23. Advance : LEND
24. Antigun lobbyist Brady : SARAH
25. Congresswoman Waters : MAXINE
28. Respectful : REVERENT
31. Commencement : ONSET
32. Wizards : MAGES
33. Prevent : BAR
34. Four on a four, e.g. : PIPS
35. Tint : COLOR
36. Coffee : JAVA
37. Nationality suffix : ESE
38. Flapjack places, for short : IHOPS
39. Punished, perhaps : CANED
40. Like some pizzas : DEEPDISH
42. Punish, perhaps : PADDLE
43. Speak monotonously : DRONE
44. Soothing instrument : LYRE
45. Knee/ankle connector : FIBULA
47. Glow : AURA
48. "Look here!" : OHO
51. Eager : AVID
52. It indicates what's happening, briefly : SIGNOFTHEX
55. Womanizer : RAKE
56. Raison d'___ : ETRE
57. Bud Grace comic strip : ERNIE
58. Unified : ONE
59. Antique store tag : ASIS
60. Kind of statement : SWORN
1. Arp art : DADA
2. What a model might become : ICON
3. Barricade, with "in" : SHUT
4. Inner ear : COB
5. In the black, like a dry cleaner? : SOLVENT
6. Sent, in a way : FAXED
7. Within : AMID
8. Form of Buddhism : ZEN
9. Currier or Ives : ENGRAVER
10. Start playing, briefly : XUPTHEBAND
11. Tight gripper : VISE
12. ___ Lacoste : IZOD
15. Mideast nation : QATAR
17. "___ kleine Nachtmusik" : EINE
22. God shown with a burning torch : ARES
23. "Fairy tales" : LIES
24. Utah lilies : SEGOS
25. Two-wheeler : MOPED
26. Liqueur flavor : ANISE
27. Two-wheeler, briefly : XSPEEDBIKE
28. "Lord of the Flies" leader : RALPH
29. Object of contemplation? : NAVEL
30. Business : TRADE
32. Bullwinkle, for one : MOOSE
35. Waters off Hong Kong : CHINASEA
36. Green shade : JADE
38. Pop star, say : IDOL
39. Wine orders : CARAFES
41. Bluenose : PRUDE
42. Lighting specialist, informally? : PYRO
44. Crescents : LUNES
45. Betting game : FARO
46. Tolstoy hero : IVAN
47. Prefix with culture : AGRI
48. "Yikes!" : OHNO
49. Son, usually : HEIR
50. Farm team : OXEN
53. "___ a Joke, Son" (1947 flick) : ITS
54. Big inits. in credit reporting : TRW

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