New York Times, Saturday, February 5, 2000

Author: Chuck Deodene
Editor: Will Shortz
Chuck Deodene
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 30 Missing: {FVXZ} This is puzzle # 27 for Mr. Deodene. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2000, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Tunable drum : TABLA
6. Popular program in Huntsville, Ala. : SPACECAMP
15. Outfit : EQUIP
16. Light-mindedness? : PYROMANIA
17. Bait alternative : LURES
18. Puts in a jug : IMPRISONS
19. Install, as flooring : LAYDOWN
21. Mount first climbed in 1829 : ARARAT
22. Actress Meyers : ARI
23. Mixer : SOCIAL
26. It may follow you : ARE
27. Navel buildup : LINT
29. Scythes : MOWS
30. Steve ___ in "Family Matters" : URKEL
32. Titicaca is one : LAGO
33. Genesis grandson : ENOS
34. Gun emplacements : NESTS
35. Drink in a frosted glass : MINTJULEP
38. Rubber, so to speak : TIRES
41. Coleridge work : RIME
42. Henchmen : APES
46. "What ___!" ("That was rad!") : ARUSH
47. Red sky, perhaps : OMEN
48. Big jerk : YANK
49. Syndicate : MOB
50. "No problemo" : GLADTO
52. Ashram founder's title : SRI
53. Primitive : ANIMAL
56. 24/7 : NONSTOP
58. Environs : LOCALAREA
61. Knot : TIEUP
62. Kamasutra focus : EROTICISM
63. Very perceptive : ACUTE
64. Consciousness : SENTIENCE
65. Knife, maybe : PARER
1. Revelatory : TELLALL
2. Bubble sites : AQUARIA
3. Graveyard-shift work? : BURYING
4. Schubert composition : LIED
5. Lhasa ___ (dogs) : APSOS
6. Political flack's duty : SPINCONTROL
7. Poe character Arthur Gordon ___ : PYM
8. Ernst colleague : ARP
9. Necklace stuff : CORAL
10. OPEC V.I.P. : EMIR
11. Familia dwelling : CASA
12. Eskimo-inspired wear : ANORAKS
13. Cairo skyline feature : MINARET
14. Mellow tones : PASTELS
20. 19th Amendment beneficiaries : WOMEN
24. Mt. Suribachi site : IWOJIMA
25. What a fugitive may live under : ASSUMEDNAME
28. Volumes : TOMES
30. Godard's "___ Femme Mariée" : UNE
31. Service, as debt : REPAY
36. Relative of -esque : ISH
37. Slow, to a maestro : LENTO
38. Treats in husks : TAMALES
39. Mesabi yield : IRONORE
40. Fateful crossing point : RUBICON
43. Paris's Institut ___ : PASTEUR
44. Traveling : ENROUTE
45. Pilot : SKIPPER
50. Candied, in cookery : GLACE
51. Ready : ONTAP
54. ___ Stone, co-creator of "South Park" : MATT
55. Others: Lat. : ALII
57. Director Vittorio De ___ : SICA
59. One-thousandth of a yen : RIN
60. PC key : ESC

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