New York Times, Friday, March 16, 2001

Author: Manny Nosowsky
Editor: Will Shortz
Manny Nosowsky
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 32 Missing: {JQ} This is puzzle # 127 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Careless : SLAPDASH
9. Gardener's need : TROWEL
15. Gradually become part of : EASEINTO
16. City near Gulfport : BILOXI
17. Period of the first dinosaurs : TRIASSIC
18. Shanghai : ABDUCT
19. Panama claim : HATCHECK
20. 24-Down player : RADNER
21. Leviathan : HULK
22. It may be found in a stew : LADLE
23. 4-0 World Series win, e.g. : SWEEP
26. Jerry-built : SHODDY
30. 1930's movie bowdlerizer : HAYS
31. Cartoons collected in "Cows of Our Planet" : THEFARSIDE
35. You may be struck with it : AWE
36. Cheap : CHINTZY
37. Iced, with "in" : DID
38. Smooth-running : HASSLEFREE
40. Safe harbor : COVE
41. Entered : WENTIN
42. A Thomas from Wales : DYLAN
43. Where some cabins are found : ATSEA
46. Magazine with dating tips : TEEN
48. Congratulates oneself : PREENS
50. Fictional island-dweller : GILLIGAN
54. Traveler's accessory : LAPTOP
55. "You fool!" : IMBECILE
56. '64 event for the Beatles : USTOUR
57. Acrobats' need : LEOTARDS
58. Poor housing : SHANTY
59. And : ASWELLAS
1. ___ Arnold's Balsam (old patent medicine) : SETH
2. Woman with a 1960's movie theme : LARA
3. ___ were : ASIT
4. Picked fruit : PEACHES
5. Serve, as a meal : DISHUP
6. Longtime Sierra Club director Adams : ANSEL
7. Impediment to drive-in smooching, maybe : STICKSHIFT
8. Pawn : HOCK
9. Way up some hills : TBAR
10. Risquéness : RIBALDRY
11. Past times : OLDDAYS
12. Twisted : WOUND
13. Be outstanding : EXCEL
14. BP purchase, maybe : LITRE
23. Deposed leader : SHAH
24. Baba for 20-Across : WAWA
25. Views : EYES
27. Fashionable Bendel : HENRI
28. Quite a bit : OFTENTIMES
29. Fog : DAZE
31. And so : THEN
32. Fetishist's object : IDOL
33. Tosca is one : DIVA
34. Elysium : EDEN
36. Completely empty : CLEANOUT
39. Liking : SWEETON
40. Like Diogenes : CYNICAL
42. Drop : DELETE
43. Super-exceptional : APLUS
44. Criticize and how! : TRASH
45. Anatomical dividers : SEPTA
47. Bend : ELBOW
49. Lively : SPRY
50. Tributary of the Colorado : GILA
51. Miss : GIRL
52. 1940's-80's actor Robert : ALDA
53. ___ City, seat of a Kansas county of the same name : NESS

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