New York Times, Wednesday, February 10, 1999

Author: Nancy Salomon
Editor: Will Shortz
Nancy Salomon
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQXZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 23 for Ms. Salomon. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Fast runners : HARES
6. "There!" : TADA
10. Cut of marble : SLAB
14. Rep : AGENT
15. Paradise : EDEN
16. Paradise's opposite : HELL
17. "I can't use my Q..." (1959) : SINCEIDONTHAVEU
20. ___ king : ALA
21. Puts two and two together : ADDS
22. Chilled : ONICE
23. Plea of a player drawing KILLJO- (1952, 1964 and 1990) : TELLMEY
25. "There!" : LOOK
27. Jerk : ASS
28. Kills, slangily : BUMPSOFF
32. Money guru Greenspan : ALAN
35. Of the ear : AURAL
36. Divinity sch. subj. : REL
37. Theme of this puzzle : SINGINGSCRABBLE
41. "I ___ Camera" (1955 film) : AMA
42. Bluecoats, with "the" : NORTH
43. This, to Tomás : ESTA
44. Ingredients in some pancakes : POTATOES
46. "Bards of Passion and of Mirth," e.g. : ODE
48. Laura's daytime lover : LUKE
49. "Double letter score" refrain (1925) : TFORTWO
53. Big name in computer printers : EPSON
56. Londoner : BRIT
57. Okey-dokes : AYS
58. Where to place DRAMATI- (1914) : BYTHEBEAUTIFULC
62. Domain : AREA
63. Civic group : ELKS
64. Frenzy : MANIA
65. Takes home, in a way : NETS
66. Cut the fat : DIET
67. Walk in : ENTER
1. Sets upon : HASAT
2. Not hidebound : AGILE
3. Kidney-related : RENAL
4. Letter accompanier: Abbr. : ENC
5. Does a slow burn : STEAMS
6. Bear that kids bear : TEDDY
7. Hornets' nests : ADOS
8. Site of iniquity : DEN
9. Picnic crasher : ANT
10. Flubs a golf shot : SHANKS
11. Dolly ___ of "Hello, Dolly!" : LEVI
12. Actor Guinness : ALEC
13. Off-color : BLUE
18. Midmonth date : IDES
19. Hype : HOOPLA
24. Singer k.d. : LANG
25. Pitch suddenly : LURCH
26. Gen. Bradley : OMAR
28. Gang woes : BUSTS
29. Basketballs, but not footballs : ORBS
30. Had a sensation : FELT
31. Dog botherer : FLEA
32. P.D.Q. : ASAP
33. Car with a bar : LIMO
34. Gray's subj. : ANAT
35. Match : AGREE
38. Without a sour note : INTUNE
39. Hide-and-seek hideout : NOOK
40. Miller, for one : BEER
45. Ho's his : ALOHAS
46. Just for the thrill ___ : OFIT
47. Stay in the cooler : DOTIME
49. Something to leave money in? : TRUST
50. Razz : TAUNT
51. "Generation of Vipers" author Philip : WYLIE
52. Star's statuette : OSCAR
53. Israel's Abba : EBAN
54. Combustible heap : PYRE
55. Leave be : STET
56. Lie on the beach : BAKE
59. Foundation : BED
60. Priest of I Samuel : ELI
61. Idol worshiper : FAN

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