New York Times, Thursday, March 19, 1998

Author: Manny Nosowsky
Editor: Will Shortz
Manny Nosowsky
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 72 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1998, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Socked away : STASHED
8. Nickname in magazine publishing : HEF
11. Live longer? : AGE
14. Drive back and forth : COMMUTE
15. Secretive org. : IRA
16. Abbr. on highway overpasses : MAX
17. School phrase with a clue to this puzzle's theme : AMOAMASAMAT
19. Dadaist Jean : ARP
20. Auto pioneer Karl : BENZ
21. Prom rental : LIMO
22. Texas leaguer? : ASTRO
24. With 12-Down, a "Tootsie" co-star : TERI
26. Magic charm : AMULET
28. Cry in Kronenberg : ACH
30. Mare fare : OATS
32. Pays for more Time : RENEWS
35. Kind of call : CLOSE
37. Gumbo ingredient : OKRA
39. Take a turn around the track, maybe : TROT
40. Rapids transit? : RAFT
41. 10 out of 10 : IDEAL
42. Character : ROLE
43. To be, for students of 17-Across : ESSE
44. City WSW of Warsaw : LODZ
45. Faux pas : GAFFE
46. Sudden growths : SPURTS
48. Porgy's woman : BESS
50. Cincy player : RED
51. "Bonanza" setting : NEVADA
53. Relaxation : EASE
55. Congratulations : KUDOS
57. Old one: Ger. : ALTE
59. Slip ___ (err) : ACOG
62. ___ turning point : ATA
63. 1981 Ross/Richie #1 hit : ENDLESSLOVE
66. Word before team : YAY
67. Poet Hughes : TED
68. Hot and dry : SAHARAN
69. Fun house cries : OHS
70. It's a mess : STY
71. Silly talk : TWADDLE
1. Healing sign : SCAB
2. Heavy reading? : TOME
3. Long time metaphor : AMONTHOFSUNDAYS
4. Sun block? : SMAZE
5. Be busy, as a bee : HUM
6. And others : ETALIA
7. He loved Lucy : DESI
8. Words mouthed to a TV camera : HIMOM
9. Particular time : ERA
10. Femme ___ : FATALE
11. It's on public file : AMATTEROFRECORD
12. See 24-Across : GARR
13. Big showcase : EXPO
18. Verdi opera : AMASKEDBALL
23. Nissan model : SENTRA
25. School starters? : ROE
27. Russian river : URAL
28. Farmland : ACRES
29. Handshake : CLASP
31. Spat : TODO
33. Author Tom or Thomas : WOLFE
34. Charger : STEED
36. Two-track : STEREO
38. Bring down the house? : RAZE
41. Mrs. Victor Laszlo : ILSA
45. Govt. property overseer : GSA
47. Tellies : TVSETS
49. Go up and down : SEESAW
52. Pop : DADDY
54. Bar creation : SALAD
55. Send to the canvas : KAYO
56. Young legacy? : UTAH
58. Try : TEST
60. Roundish : OVAL
61. It may be dominant : GENE
64. Bring in : NET
65. ___ Na Na : SHA

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