New York Times, Thursday, March 18, 1999

Author: Rand H. Burns
Editor: Will Shortz
Rand H. Burns
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34 Missing: none – this is a pangram Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 26 for Mr. Burns. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Wisconsin dairy product : CHEDDAR
8. Clad : ATTIRED
15. Like Niccolò Paganini : GENOESE
16. Basement fixture : FURNACE
17. Vagabond, in 37-Across : SWAGMAN
18. Big banana exporter : ECUADOR
19. Fed. money overseer : OMB
20. Don Juan : RAKE
21. Pale ___ : ALE
22. District in Japan : PREFECTURE
26. Not just a hike : TREK
27. Nipper : LAD
28. Physicist Sakharov : ANDREI
30. Overseas ties : OBIS
32. Lingerie item : BRA
33. Fawns : BAMBIS
37. National song, theme of today's puzzle : WALTZINGMATILDA
40. Solid alcohol : STEROL
41. Third qtr. time : AUG
42. Vale : DELL
43. Shoelace tips : AGLETS
45. Great Basin Natl. Park locale : NEV
46. Influence : SWAY
49. Electricity pioneer Volta : ALESSANDRO
53. Duty : TAX
54. Grand slam foursome : RBIS
55. Buzzing about : ADO
56. Forming an exact proper divisor, in math : ALIQUOT
58. Sheep, in 37-Across : JUMBUCK
62. Not ersatz : GENUINE
63. University in Garden City, N.Y. : ADELPHI
64. Border decorations : EDGINGS
65. Apple variety : WINESAP
1. Like a system of scientific meas. : CGS
2. Chop : HEW
3. 1930's Spanish queen : ENA
4. "A ___ Flanders" (1959 tear-jerker) : DOGOF
5. Director Jonathan : DEMME
6. Easy ___ : ASABC
7. Stimpy's TV pal : REN
8. Trepid, dialectally : AFEARD
9. Food carrier, in 37-Across : TUCKERBAG
10. Align : TRUE
11. Actress Balin : INA
12. "M*A*S*H" role : RADAR
13. St. Cyr, for one : ECOLE
14. Movie "10" : DEREK
20. Fugitives : RUNAGATES
22. Tractor blades : PLOWS
23. Morocco's capital : RABAT
24. Ancient Roman magistrate : EDILE
25. Mountain pool : TARN
26. Pusillanimous : TIMID
29. Chow down : EAT
31. It may be rounded up in a roundup : STRAY
32. Backwater, in 37-Across : BILLABONG
34. Mix : BLEND
35. Clock watcher : IDLER
36. Blast : SALVO
38. Last king of Albania : ZOG
39. Rumple, with "up" : MUSS
44. In groups : ELITES
46. Put on : STAGE
47. Like corduroy : WALED
48. Firing : AXING
50. Gulf war ally : SAUDI
51. Slogan writers : ADMEN
52. Highborn : NOBLE
54. Totally botch : RUIN
57. On the ___ vive : QUI
58. Head bone : JAW
59. Pkg. deliverer : UPS
60. When repeated, a dance : CHA
61. One of TV's "Bosom Buddies" : KIP

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