New York Times, Monday, February 22, 1999

Author: Gregory E. Paul
Editor: Will Shortz
Gregory E. Paul
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQVXZ} This is puzzle # 65 for Mr. Paul. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1999, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Surrounding glow : AURA
5. Big name in daytime TV : OPRAH
10. Certain herring : SHAD
14. Swamp critter : CROC
15. Appalachian Trail's northern terminus : MAINE
16. Turkish bath decoration : TILE
17. Flee : HITTHEROAD
19. Pulitzer writer James : AGEE
20. Tee preceder : ESS
21. Deplaned : ALIT
22. Stockpile : GATHER
24. Actor Vigoda and others : ABES
25. Father : BEGET
26. Item in a magician's hat : RABBIT
29. Steep, as meat for barbecuing : MARINATE
32. Over 21 : ADULT
33. Determined to follow : SETON
34. Apr. 15 letters : IRS
35. Bog : MIRE
36. Flung : THREW
37. Like the world to pre-Columbians : FLAT
38. Site of ink...or oink : PEN
39. Russian range : URALS
40. It's shown on a projector : SLIDE
41. Dutch Guiana, today : SURINAME
43. The "S" in O.A.S. : STATES
44. Loosen, as laces : UNTIE
45. Gush forth : SPEW
46. Dry martini with a pearl onion : GIBSON
48. Sneaker, e.g. : SHOE
49. Tempe sch. : ASU
52. Judge's wear : ROBE
53. Flee : MAKETRACKS
56. Water pourer : EWER
57. Open-eyed : ALERT
58. Cheese on crackers : BRIE
59. Witch's facial blemish : WART
60. Hard up : NEEDY
61. Fax, say : SEND
1. Result of overexercise : ACHE
2. "Exodus" author : URIS
3. Decomposes : ROTS
4. One of five in "Othello" : ACT
5. Brunch entree : OMELET
6. Capital on the Seine : PARIS
7. Civil uprising : RIOT
8. Santa ___, Calif. : ANA
9. Living "fence" : HEDGEROW
10. ___ Island Ferry : STATEN
11. Flee : HIGHTAILIT
12. Away from the storm : ALEE
13. Bucks and does : DEER
18. Custom : HABIT
23. Opposed to, in the boondocks : AGIN
24. Skilled : ABLE
25. "Psycho" motel name : BATES
26. Wheelchair-accessible routes : RAMPS
27. French farewell : ADIEU
28. Flee : BURNRUBBER
29. Haggard who sang "Okie From Muskogee" : MERLE
30. Lifework : TRADE
31. 1950's candidate Kefauver : ESTES
33. Embarrassment : SHAME
36. Casey Jones, e.g. : TRAINMAN
37. Imperfection : FLAW
39. "Do ___ others as..." : UNTO
40. Animal in a roundup : STEER
42. Advertising section : INSERT
43. Erratic : SPOTTY
45. Piece of broken pottery: Var. : SHERD
46. Sprouted : GREW
47. Des Moines is its capital : IOWA
48. ___-Ball (arcade game) : SKEE
49. Farm division : ACRE
50. Scrape, as the knee : SKIN
51. Like hand-me-downs : USED
54. Pub pint : ALE
55. Stomach muscles : ABS

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