New York Times, Saturday, November 4, 2000

Author: Rich Norris
Editor: Will Shortz
Rich Norris
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 31 Missing: {QXZ} This is puzzle # 132 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Controlling element : JOYSTICK
9. Aqua ___ (nitric acid) : FORTIS
15. In first place : ATTHETOP
16. Situate : ORIENT
17. Succeeded : GOTAHEAD
18. Country with a bird in its flag : UGANDA
19. Brit's oath : GOR
20. Little sound : ESTUARY
22. Big sound : DIN
23. "Alain und ___" (1940 Georg Kaiser play) : ELISE
25. Cable inits. since 1988 : TNT
26. Word with life or time : REAL
27. Bargain-hunter's goal : DEAL
28. "The Great Caruso" actress, 1951 : BLYTH
30. Mercyhurst College site : ERIE
31. 60's-70's sports dynasty : UCLA
33. Mountain-making process, in geology : OROGENY
35. Clobbered : BASHED
37. Aaron Burr's birthplace : NEWARK
38. Divinity : GODHEAD
39. Bark : YELL
40. Architect Mies van der ___ : ROHE
41. Bawls (out) : REAMS
43. Actress Kaminska et al. : IDAS
47. Cleared : OKED
48. Coll. divisions : YRS
49. Rotter's opposite : SAINT
50. Three-time Hart Trophy winner : ORR
51. Handel masterwork : MESSIAH
54. Contest : VIE
55. MTV figure : VEEJAY
57. Very quickly : INNOTIME
59. It gets left behind : ESTATE
60. Put away : STOREDUP
61. Put away : STOWED
62. Unvaried, in a way : TONELESS
1. Rough : JAGGED
2. "Lord Jim" actor, 1965 : OTOOLE
3. Rare-earth oxide : YTTRIA
4. ___ Na Na : SHA
5. Snicker : TEHEE
6. Suffix akin to -ese : ITES
7. It may be checked, in two senses : COAT
8. Mil. assignment : KPDUTY
9. Excellent poker hand : FOURTHREES
10. Binge : ORGY
11. Rugged coastline feature : RIA
12. Not so hard : TENDERER
13. Scribe's aid : INDIAINK
14. Lake Victoria circumnavigator : STANLEY
21. Word of opposition : ANTONYM
24. Like pedestrians on winter streets, maybe : SLUSHED
26. Finery : REGALIA
28. Obviously tired : BLEARYEYED
29. Hierarchies : LADDERS
32. Cuban Revolution name : CHE
34. Mouse catcher : OWL
35. Den accessory : BOOKREST
36. Follow : ADHERETO
38. Needle locales : GROOVES
42. Court statistic : ASSIST
44. Great ___ : DIVIDE
45. Hate : ANIMUS
46. Saturates : STEEPS
49. Strand : SHORE
51. Game ender : MATE
52. Excited by : INTO
53. Shortly : ANON
56. Jabber : JAW
58. Business card abbr. : TEL

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