New York Times, Saturday, February 7, 1998

Author: Frank Longo
Editor: Will Shortz
Frank Longo
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 26 Missing: none – this is a pangram This is puzzle # 31 for Mr. Longo. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1998, The New York Times
Across Down
1. It may make a pupil shrink : POPQUIZ
8. College in La Crosse, Wis. : VITERBO
15. "F Troop" sergeant : OROURKE
16. Raging : ONATEAR
17. Ethylene gas, agriculturally : RIPENER
18. Sitcom set in Norwich, Vt. : NEWHART
19. Undersides : SOLES
20. National Pizza Month: Abbr. : OCT
22. Croatian leader? : SERBO
23. Extended family : CLAN
24. Gems : DEARS
26. 100 dinars : RIAL
27. The other woman : HER
28. Footboard-headboard connector : BEDRAIL
30. Shooting match sponsor, for short : NRA
31. Lamb pieces : ESSAYS
33. U.S. Steel founder : JPMORGAN
35. Early winter fruit : SNOWAPPLE
37. Unusually harsh : DESPOTIC
40. Glass eels : ELVERS
44. ___ and run : EAT
45. Foreman's force : WORKERS
47. Kind of treatment : VIP
48. Whizzes : PROS
50. Favorites, often : SEEDS
51. Astral flareup : NOVA
52. Head dog : ALPHA
54. It began in A.D. 800 : HRE
55. 1979 Pontius Pilate portrayer : PALIN
56. Santa ___ (Baja California port) : ROSALIA
58. Avoided a pothole, perhaps : SWERVED
60. Georgia's capital : TBILISI
61. Undissembling : SINCERE
62. Summoned : SENTFOR
63. Charlie Parker's piece : ALTOSAX
1. Alfa Romeo alternative : PORSCHE
2. "Crying in the Chapel" combo, with "the" : ORIOLES
3. Rocky Mountain trees : POPLARS
4. Fairy ___ : QUEEN
5. Sizable servers : URNS
6. A Turner : IKE
7. Killed, as a Congressional bill : ZEROED
8. Family name in a hit musical : VONTRAPP
9. Like Bruckner's Symphony No. 7 : INE
10. Fancy marbles : TAWS
11. Common solvent : ETHER
12. Raising, in a way : REARING
13. Bush once seen around the White House : BARBARA
14. Old World bird eaten as a delicacy : ORTOLAN
21. Motorist's menace : CARJACKER
24. FireDome and Adventurer, e.g. : DESOTOS
25. Smirks : SIMPERS
28. Already : BYNOW
29. Reclines : LOLLS
32. Hooded menace : ASP
34. Sermonizer, for short : REV
36. Terrier type : WIREHAIR
37. Breaks camp : DEPARTS
38. Stud site : EARLOBE
39. Visits : STOPSIN
41. Develops : EVOLVES
42. Saint-Tropez locale : RIVIERA
43. Hip hugger? : SPANDEX
46. Early center of Christianity : EDESSA
49. Ten Commandments word : SHALT
51. Snow seizer : NARCO
53. It comes before ba : ALIF
55. Shut in : PENT
57. Prefix with -gon : ISO
59. He played Wesley on "Star Trek: T.N.G." : WIL

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