New York Times, Friday, December 12, 1997

Author: Manny Nosowsky
Editor: Will Shortz
Manny Nosowsky
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 66, Blocks: 28 Missing: {FJQWX} Spans: 4 Grid has super symmetry This is puzzle # 67 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1997, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Fit : SUITED
7. Cricket sounds : CHIRRS
13. Ordinary : MUNDANE
14. More available for use : HANDIER
16. Brother of Tamar, in the Bible : ABSALOM
17. Pestiferous : IRKSOME
18. Mathematician's ordinal : NTH
19. "The Lux Show" star of 50's TV : CLOONEY
21. Empty (of) : RID
22. Deadline, sometimes : NOON
24. Jackson and others : ANNES
25. ___-Honey (candy bar) : BITO
26. Register : ENROL
28. Map rtes. : STS
29. Apply (for) : PUTIN
30. Comics debut of 3/12/51 : DENNISTHEMENACE
33. Caddie's item : SCORECARD
34. Four-star ratings, say : CRITICALACCLAIM
40. Move, in a way : REPOT
41. Up to, informally : TIL
42. Reddish-orangish brown : HENNA
43. Order on an order : ASAP
44. I.Q. test name : BINET
46. In ___ (undisturbed) : SITU
47. Whup : TAN
48. Card game also called high-low-jack : SEVENUP
50. McDaniel of C&W : MEL
51. Speak for the dead : ELEGIZE
53. Hauling fee : DRAYAGE
55. Make like new : REMODEL
56. Removed by melting, e.g. : ABLATED
57. In Solomon's way : SAGELY
58. Kind of room : ROMPER
1. Low sound : SUBTONE
2. Like Samson, before Delilah : UNSHORN
3. Gilbert and Sullivan princess : IDA
4. Sprinkle after a shower : TALC
5. Part of a famous plane name : ENOLA
6. Without reticence : DEMONSTRATIVELY
7. It has a 60-year cycle : CHINESECALENDAR
8. Small game : HARES
9. Very dark : INKY
10. Map rtes. : RDS
11. 1942 Abbott and Costello movie : RIORITA
12. Arab, e.g. : SEMITIC
13. Kind of flight : MANNED
15. Not in its original form : REDONE
20. At risk : ONTHELINE
23. Going on and on : NONSTOP
25. ___ of joy (newborns) : BUNDLES
27. Permissible : LICIT
29. Toehold? : PERCH
31. Part of A.S.P.C.A.: Abbr. : SOC
32. Big ___ : MAC
34. Hole in the ground : CRATER
35. Antique dealers' deals : RESALES
36. Locale in a 1964 hit : IPANEMA
37. Provide pizazz : ANIMATE
38. Whole thing : INTEGER
39. Bear-clawed : MAULED
44. Automobile headlight holder : BEZEL
45. Certain engine : TURBO
48. Support, with "with" : SIDE
49. Lifeline site : PALM
52. Prince in Ezekiel : GOG
54. Trap : YAP

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