New York Times, Saturday, March 14, 1998

Author: Ed Pegg Jr.
Editor: Will Shortz
Ed Pegg Jr.
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 64, Blocks: 35 Missing: {QVZ} This is puzzle # 3 for Mr. Ed Pegg. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Like a certain computer number system : OCTAL
6. Smoked dish : HADDOCK
13. Queen's land : SHEBA
14. TV royalty : RESIDUAL
15. Subject of "It Must Be Love, My Face Is Breaking Out" : CATHY
16. Its home is on the range : TEAKETTLE
17. Big do : AFRO
18. Good as new : MENDED
19. When tripled, a nursery rhyme cry : WEE
20. Classic movie set in Greenwich Village : REARWINDOW
22. "Buddenbrooks" novelist : MANN
23. Blush : REDDEN
24. Senorita's need : TILDE
25. Pioneer radiation researcher : GEIGER
26. Chipper? : PICKAX
27. Stable place : MANGER
28. Saturn, to Jupiter : FATHER
29. Values : WORTHS
30. The Seven Dwarfs, e.g. : HEPTAD
31. Dye-yielding shrubs : ANILS
32. Formed by melting : FUSILE
33. Pass : GOBY
34. Kind of list : BESTSELLER
38. Fraternity letter : ETA
39. Soldier's helmet : TINHAT
40. De ___ (by right) : JURE
41. Hero type : ROLEMODEL
43. Flaming : AFIRE
44. Where mates are commonly found : ENDGAMES
45. Olden magistrates : DOGES
46. Saw fit : DEIGNED
47. Lime, for one : OXIDE
1. Gold statue : OSCAR
2. Irritate : CHAFE
3. Prefix with fluoride : TETRA
4. In an awful way : ABHORRENTLY
5. Nonprofessional : LAY
6. Direct : HEADON
7. Sideways : ASKEW
8. Didn't get a single laugh : DIED
9. C14H9Cl5, familiarly : DDT
10. Beat on foot : OUTWALKED
11. Desk item : CALENDAR
12. Soft tissue : KLEENEX
14. Perform : RENDER
16. Money : TENDER
18. Tiny flies : MIDGES
21. Evaluates : WEIGHS
22. Emmy-winning actor, 1986-88 : MICHAELJFOX
24. Jot : TITTLE
25. Leader in 19th-century Italian unity : GARIBALDI
26. Old Church of England opponent : PAPIST
27. Boring speech : MONOTONE
28. Suitable for a holiday : FESTAL
29. Bet : WAGERED
30. Quiets : HUSHES
32. Warded (off) : FENDED
34. Complex ecologic community : BIOME
35. Composer Cherubini : LUIGI
36. Was a boob : ERRED
37. 40's-50's Dodger great : REESE
39. Revenuer : TMAN
42. Halloween prankster's aid : EGG
43. Tumult : ADO

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