New York Times, Saturday, November 28, 1998

Author: Gilbert H. Ludwig
Editor: Will Shortz
Gilbert H. Ludwig
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 34 Missing: {Q} This is puzzle # 5 for Mr. Ludwig. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1998, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Test sites: Abbr. : HOSPS
6. Tee off : STEAM
11. It's headquartered in Munich : BMW
14. "You've got ___!" : ADEAL
15. Mexican silverwork center : TAXCO
16. Place for a plug : EAR
17. Street of fiction : DELLA
18. Pianist Rubinstein : ARTUR
19. Enchanted : FEY
20. Avocados : ALLIGATORPEARS
23. Come across as : SEEM
24. "Coppélia" costume : TUTU
25. Romance writer's reward : RITA
27. Constitutionals : STROLLS
29. It may hide your pane : DRAPERY
32. "The Steve Allen Show" regular : NYE
33. Kind of organ : REED
34. Prefix with epinephrine : NOR
35. George Town is its capital : CAYMANISLANDS
39. Aron's twin in "East of Eden" : CAL
40. Out of port : ASEA
41. "Feliz ___ Nuevo!" : ANO
42. It's southeast of Rome : ATLANTA
44. Hardly decorated : SPARTAN
48. Newport Folk Festival figure : BAEZ
49. Hip-hop repertory : RAPS
51. Moistureless : SERE
52. Disingenuous sorrow : CROCODILETEARS
56. Nudge : JOG
57. Wool source : LLAMA
58. Bounds : AMBIT
59. "Where ___?" : AMI
60. Bittern relative : EGRET
61. Plunder, old-style : REAVE
62. Telly initials : BBC
63. Humbugs : FAKES
64. Tee off : ANGER
1. Amy Irving's "Yentl" role : HADASS
2. Short poetic tribute : ODELET
3. Market figure : SELLER
4. The high cost of leaving? : PALIMONY
5. Waste : SLAG
6. Concern of some reports : STATUS
7. Kind of deck : TAROT
8. Forces out : EXTRUDES
9. Bra size : ACUP
10. Seconds : MORE
11. Cozy up to : BEFRIEND
12. Baton wielders : MAESTROS
13. Like some humor : WRY
21. Minimally : ATLEAST
22. Noted collagist : ARP
26. Firth of Clyde port : AYR
28. The "L" of L. Frank Baum : LYMAN
30. Backslide : RELAPSE
31. Turkey's fourth-largest city : ADANA
33. Estuary : RIA
35. Tunneled area : CATACOMB
36. Sneezy? : ALLERGIC
37. Time just after sundown : NEARDARK
38. Vinland visitors : NORSEMEN
39. Gypsy ___ : CAB
43. Prefix with benzene : AZO
44. Smashing pumpkin sounds : SPLATS
45. Steeper? : TEABAG
46. Pull in : ARRIVE
47. Home maker : NESTER
50. "Justine" star, 1969 : AIMEE
53. Staff opening : CLEF
54. First name at the '72 Olympics : OLGA
55. First name at the '98 Olympics : TARA
56. Ring connection : JAB

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