New York Times, Monday, February 23, 1998

Author: Mark Danna
Editor: Will Shortz
Mark Danna
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 4 for Mr. Danna. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1998, The New York Times
Across Down
1. "Dear old" guy : DAD
4. Where Nome is : ALASKA
10. Nick and Nora's pooch : ASTA
14. N.Y.C.'s ___ of the Americas : AVE
15. ___ to go : RARING
16. Urban haze : SMOG
17. Tiny bite : NIP
18. Pat : SINGERBOONE
20. Pet : CATFORONE
22. ET's craft : UFO
23. Patriot Allen : ETHAN
24. Ozs. and ozs. : LBS
26. Facial spasm : TIC
29. Lucy's hubby : DESI
30. Kid's reply to a taunt : DIDSO
33. Cousin of "Oy!" : OHNO
34. Della of "Touched by an Angel" : REESE
36. Suave actor David and others : NIVENS
38. Pit : PEACHCENTER
40. Virginal : CHASTE
42. Unclouded : CLEAR
43. Sentry's "Stop!" : HALT
44. Europe's "boot" : ITALY
46. Hounds : DOGS
50. Yale student : ELI
51. ___ glance : ATA
52. Jazzman Blake : EUBIE
53. Spoil : MAR
55. Pot : POKERBETS
59. Put : STOCKOPTION
62. Chinese leader Sun ___-sen : YAT
63. "___ That a Shame" (#1 hit for 18-Across) : AINT
64. Scottish children : BAIRNS
65. Opposite of WSW : ENE
66. Methods : WAYS
67. Refuse to yield : INSIST
68. Decimal point : DOT
1. Tangoed, e.g. : DANCED
2. Fly a plane : AVIATE
3. Ocean bottoms : DEPTHS
4. Fire-setting crime : ARSON
5. Lion's home : LAIR
6. Florence's river : ARNO
7. Ink a contract : SIGN
8. Prepares to pray : KNEELS
9. Farming: Abbr. : AGR
10. Beginning on : ASOF
11. Not so bumpy : SMOOTHER
12. Coal delivery unit : TON
13. Grow older : AGE
19. City transit : BUS
21. Most equitable : FAIREST
25. Billy the Kid's surname : BONNEY
27. Country restaurant : INN
28. Fortune 500 listings: Abbr. : COS
30. Falseness : DECEIT
31. Common language suffix : ISH
32. Bing Crosby's record label : DECCA
33. Add extra music to, as a vocal tape : OVERDUB
35. Chow down : EAT
37. "Give ___ rest!" : ITA
38. Ex's payment, modern-style : PALIMONY
39. Right-angled bend : ELL
40. Guerrilla Guevara : CHE
41. Falstaff's prince : HAL
45. Alternative to Maytag or KitchenAid : TAPPAN
47. Followed orders : OBEYED
48. Jeans brand : GITANO
49. Six-line poem : SESTET
51. Biblical boat : ARK
52. ___ & Young (accounting firm) : ERNST
54. Play parts : ACTS
56. Elevator innovator : OTIS
57. Opera's ___ Te Kanawa : KIRI
58. Geologic periods : EONS
59. Observed : SAW
60. Spanish aunt : TIA
61. Japanese sash : OBI

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