New York Times, Wednesday, February 23, 2000

Author: Fred Piscop
Editor: Will Shortz
Fred Piscop
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQVXYZ} This is puzzle # 71 for Mr. Piscop. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2000, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Windshield sticker : DECAL
6. Employee's move, for short : RELO
10. Cries heard around cute babies : AWS
13. Dupe : DELUDE
14. Quark's place : ATOM
15. Headlight setting : DIM
16. Spotted wildcat : OCELOT
17. Loafers don't grow on this : SHOETREE
19. Musical markings don't grow on this : FLATBUSH
21. Oscar winner Davis : GEENA
22. Ceiling spinner : FAN
23. Mileage rating org. : EPA
24. Supermarket checkout item : SCANNER
26. Cupid, to the Greeks : EROS
28. Hiker's route : PATH
30. "Try me" preceder : DARE
31. Clears of vermin : DERATS
34. Slip through the cracks : SEEP
36. It might make you see things : LSD
37. Baby fowl don't grow on this : CHICKWEED
40. Accomplished : DID
43. Pennsylvania port : ERIE
44. Like a wake-up time on an alarm clock : PRESET
48. "___ first you don't..." : IFAT
50. Pulls the plug on : ENDS
52. "Comin' ___ the Rye" : THRO
53. Obsolescent term of address : COMRADE
55. Confucian truth : TAO
58. Dawn goddess : EOS
59. Deadly snake : KRAIT
60. Morays don't grow on this : EELGRASS
62. Henhouse products don't grow on this : EGGPLANT
65. QB Doug : FLUTIE
66. Maiden name preceder : NEE
67. Plane measure : AREA
68. Like horses at blacksmiths : RESHOD
69. Ave. crossers : STS
70. Bastes : SEWS
71. Krupp Works city : ESSEN
1. "I do ___!" : DECLARE
2. 1930's first lady : ELEANOR
3. Kind of film : CULT
4. Pueblo brick : ADOBE
5. Abate : LETUP
6. Too hasty : RASH
7. Addis Ababa's land: Abbr. : ETH
8. John, to Ringo : LOO
9. Certain sorority girl : OMEGA
10. Kind of gland : ADRENAL
11. Ballpark purchases : WIENERS
12. Slung mud at : SMEARED
13. Tipped, as a hat : DOFFED
18. Watch : TEND
20. Chucklehead : SAP
24. Meat-and-vegetables fare : STEW
25. Canary's call : CHEEP
27. Midwest Indian : SAC
29. Appealed : ASKED
32. Everyday article : THE
33. Fathered : SIRED
35. According to : PER
38. Motion picture : CINE
39. N.Y.P.D. investigator : DET
40. Devil : DICKENS
41. "Hmmm, it's not coming to me" : IFORGET
42. Compensation in a lawsuit : DAMAGES
45. Protect in a cover : SHEATHE
46. Shoreline problem : EROSION
47. Deep-sixed : TOSSED
49. Dancer's woe : TRIP
51. Sault ___ Marie : STE
54. Shoreline shower : ATLAS
56. Actress Woodard : ALFRE
57. Gawks at : OGLES
60. Hellenic H's : ETAS
61. "tom thumb" star Tamblyn : RUSS
63. Live and breathe : ARE
64. Just out : NEW

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