New York Times, Wednesday, December 8, 1999

Author: Fred Piscop
Editor: Will Shortz
Fred Piscop
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {QX} This is puzzle # 67 for Mr. Piscop. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1999, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Drops out of the game : FOLDS
6. Bryn ___ College : MAWR
10. Complement of socks : PAIR
14. Martin's "That's ___" : AMORE
15. Baseball family name : ALOU
16. Ferber of fiction : EDNA
17. Keys to a jail? : CANOPENERS
19. Beats by a hair : NIPS
20. Track support : TRESTLE
21. Reorganize, and then some : SHAKEUP
23. Ford Explorer, e.g. : SUV
24. Tavern munchies : BEERNUTS
25. None too smart : DIM
28. Soggy ground : MIRE
30. Actor Wallach : ELI
31. Commotions : ADOS
33. Somersault : ROLL
35. Football-shaped : OVOID
39. Tabasco quality : ZEST
40. Worth an "F" : AWFUL
42. Like French toast : EGGY
43. Indian honorific : SAHIB
45. Poet Teasdale : SARA
46. Tart plum : SLOE
47. Poet McKuen : ROD
49. FedExed : SENT
51. Pull a boner : ERR
52. Rectangular score marking : HALFREST
56. Subway alternative : CAB
58. "Slips my mind" : IFORGET
59. Sonora shawls : SERAPES
63. They have holes in their middles : TORI
64. Faith among jailbirds? : JOINTTRUST
66. Canadian Indian : CREE
67. ___ breve (music marking) : ALLA
68. Concert pianist Claudio : ARRAU
69. Coop group : HENS
70. Kennel plaint : YELP
71. Any "I Love Lucy" episode, now : RERUN
1. Almanac tidbit : FACT
2. Baseballer Vizquel : OMAR
3. Unattended : LONE
4. Smeltery waste : DROSS
5. Biological wall : SEPTUM
6. Leonine locks : MANE
7. Rathskeller quaff : ALE
8. On the decline : WORSE
9. Fraternity hopeful : RUSHEE
10. Source of some jail violence? : PENKNIVES
11. Polite goodbye : ADIEU
12. Enter : INPUT
13. Horse-hoof smoothers : RASPS
18. "___ Madigan" (1967 film) : ELVIRA
22. Comic strip "___ and Janis" : ARLO
24. Site of longtime strife : BELFAST
25. Häagen-___ : DAZS
26. Inkling : IDEA
27. Dance in a 90's rock club : MOSH
29. Column crossers : ROWS
32. Side dish in a jail? : STIRFRIES
34. Tackle box item : LURE
36. Make eyes at : OGLE
37. Stereotypical lab assistant : IGOR
38. Coloring expert : DYER
41. Surgical incision maker : LANCET
44. Tennis's Bjorn : BORG
48. Wedding band alternative : DEEJAY
50. Prophylaxis target : TARTAR
52. Thumb : HITCH
53. Prior to, dialectally : AFORE
54. "Two Women" Oscar winner : LOREN
55. Pilfered : STOLE
57. Wilkes-___, Pa. : BARRE
59. Piece of cake : SNAP
60. Sound of a fine-tuned engine : PURR
61. Jacob's twin : ESAU
62. Leave speechless : STUN
65. Scarcely : ILL

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