New York Times, Tuesday, December 1, 1998

Author: Stephanie Spadaccini
Editor: Will Shortz
Stephanie Spadaccini
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JVXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 37 for Ms. Spadaccini. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Skiing mecca : ALPS
5. Dogs and cats, e.g. : PETS
9. Hidden room's secret opening : PANEL
14. Comic Sahl : MORT
15. "Dies ___" : IRAE
16. Idolize : ADORE
17. Vulgarian : BOOR
18. Seagoing: Abbr. : NAUT
19. Have a feeling about : SENSE
20. X : ITMARKSTHESPOT
23. Old-time entertainer ___ Tucker : SOPHIE
24. Morse code component : DOT
25. Quiche, e.g. : PIE
26. The Emerald Isle : ERIN
28. Hairpiece : WIG
31. 60's protest : SITIN
34. "Time ___ My Side" (Rolling Stones hit) : ISON
35. Demonstrate : SHOW
36. X : UNKNOWNQUANTITY
39. Music synthesizer : MOOG
40. Malarial fever : AGUE
41. The Phantom's instrument : ORGAN
42. Switch positions : ONS
43. Quaker's "you" : THEE
44. Prefix with nuptial : PRE
45. ___ Paulo, Brazil : SAO
46. Italian cheese : ROMANO
49. X : SYMBOLFORAKISS
54. Slow mover : SNAIL
55. ___ Orange, N.J. : EAST
56. Hollow response : ECHO
57. Pancake syrup flavor : MAPLE
58. Friend, to Françoise : AMIE
59. Actress Perlman : RHEA
60. Like some stomachs : UPSET
61. Look closely : PEER
62. Burn quickly : SEAR
1. Prefix with dexterity : AMBI
2. Makes off with illegally : LOOTS
3. TV teaser : PROMO
4. Big and strong : STRAPPING
5. Finger that curls : PINKIE
6. Rub out : ERASE
7. Tight as a drum : TAUT
8. Clockmaker Thomas : SETH
9. Die, euphemistically : PASSON
10. Highly skilled : ADEPT
11. Forbidden thing : NONO
12. Once, once : ERST
13. Attorney F. ___ Bailey : LEE
21. Zoo beast : RHINO
22. Patsy's pal on "Absolutely Fabulous" : EDINA
26. In the style of: Suffix : ESQUE
27. Debaucher : ROUE
28. Supporter of the American Revolution : WHIG
29. Little bit : IOTA
30. 17th-century actress Nell : GWYN
31. Japanese wrestling : SUMO
32. Get ___ the ground floor : INON
33. W.B.A. calls : TKOS
34. "Come Back, Little Sheba" playwright : INGE
35. Naked runners : STREAKERS
37. "Yippee!" : WAHOO
38. Designer Kamali : NORMA
43. Writing pad : TABLET
44. Baggage handler : PORTER
45. "Look happy!" : SMILE
46. First name in TV talk : ROSIE
47. Hiding spot : NICHE
48. Milo or Tessie : OSHEA
49. Ginger cookie : SNAP
50. Blabs : YAPS
51. Spring : LEAP
52. Renown : FAME
53. Fly like an eagle : SOAR
54. Texas Mustangs, for short : SMU

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