New York Times, Saturday, December 4, 1993

Author: Glenton Petgrave
Editor: Will Shortz
Glenton Petgrave
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 41 Missing: {BKQXZ} This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Petgrave. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1993, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Puget Sound city : TACOMA
7. Escorts of a sort : GIGOLOS
14. Left out : ELIDED
15. Away doing research, e.g. : ONLEAVE
16. Went by car : AUTOED
17. Raises the hem : SHORTENS
19. Sassy : SMART
20. "Not guilty by reason of insanity," e.g. : PLEA
21. Sticky place? : CRAW
22. Wraps up : ENDS
23. T, for one : SHIRT
24. Odium : HATE
25. Willis's "_____ Hard" : DIE
26. Make up (for) : ATONE
27. Word after flip or tip : TOP
28. Warmhearted : LOVING
30. Ward off : AVERT
32. Lover who lived by the Hellespont : HERO
33. Swing music : JIVE
35. Crawls, in a way : SWIMS
38. Alecto, Megaera and Tisiphone : FURIES
40. Actress Dawber : PAM
41. Added muscle, with "up" : TONED
42. Answers for Nanette? : NOS
45. Tennyson's "Geraint and _____" : ENID
47. Gators' kin : CROCS
48. Madras dress : SARI
49. Voting nay : ANTI
50. Sign of a saint : HALO
51. Aired again : RERAN
52. Not setting the agenda : REACTIVE
54. Kind of room or legend : LIVING
55. Soft-shell clam : STEAMER
56. Repay, in a way : AVENGE
57. Not in so many words? : TERSELY
58. F.T.C. subject : MERGER
1. Bedeviled : TEASED
2. Reuners : ALUMNI
3. Charleston college, with "The" : CITADEL
4. Aromas : ODORS
5. Athletic event : MEET
6. Connect : ADD
7. A little gander? : GOSLING
8. Exist naturally : INHERE
9. Show impolite satisfaction : GLOAT
10. "_____ the ramparts..." : OER
11. Door closer : LATCH
12. Was gluttonous : OVERATE
13. Barbara Boxer, for one : SENATOR
18. Won all the races : SWEPT
20. Record player : PHONO
23. Paint can direction : STIR
26. Welcomes : AVES
29. A little resistance? : OHM
30. Cupidinous : AVID
31. Churchill's sign : VEE
33. Snowbird : JUNCO
34. Wraths : IRES
35. Asparagus unit : SPEAR
36. Most sick-looking : WANNEST
37. Be a copycat : IMITATE
38. Tom's behavior : FOOLERY
39. Entangling : SNARING
41. Go places : TRAVEL
43. Holland's royal family : ORANGE
44. Literature Nobelist, 1978 : SINGER
46. Food-cubing gizmo : DICER
47. Ding-dong : CHIME
48. Split up : SEVER
51. Use a cleaver : RIVE
53. Words of gratitude : TAS
54. Flight from justice : LAM

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