New York Times, Wednesday, March 29, 2000

Author: Peter Gordon
Editor: Will Shortz
Peter Gordon
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQVZ} This is puzzle # 35 for Mr. Gordon. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Fusses : ADOS
5. Clairvoyant's claim : ESP
8. Functioning : USABLE
14. OUTFIELDER : RUTH
15. Chowed down : ATE
16. Projectionist's target : SCREEN
17. SECOND BASEMAN : ROBINSON
19. Did a bootblack's job : SHINED
20. Jotting down : NOTING
22. Start of the 18th century : MDCCI
23. Baseball stat : RBI
26. "Wait a ___!" : SEC
27. "___ tu" (Verdi aria) : ERI
29. Donna Shalala's dept. : HHS
30. Arafat of the P.L.O. : YASSER
32. Courtroom V.I.P. : THEDA
34. With 42-Across, what the 10 answers to the capitalized clues comprise : ALLCENTURYTEAM
38. Literary adverb : NEER
39. Mr. Onassis, familiarly : ARI
40. Harem rooms : ODAS
42. See 34-Across : STARTINGLINEUP
47. Posts : MAILS
48. Priced to move : ONSALE
49. Draft org. : SSS
52. As well : TOO
53. United Nations Day mo. : OCT
54. Acid : LSD
55. What the fat lady sings? : OPERA
57. SHORTSTOP : RIPKEN
60. "___ ergo sum" : COGITO
62. OUTFIELDER : WILLIAMS
66. LEFT-HANDED PITCHER : KOUFAX
67. Actress Sue ___ Langdon : ANE
68. OUTFIELDER : MAYS
69. Like some inclement weather : SLEETY
70. Go down : SET
71. Opportunity : SHOT
1. Airport abbr. : ARR
2. Twosome : DUO
3. Handicapper's place: Abbr. : OTB
4. Tibia : SHIN
5. New York's time zone : EASTERN
6. Zeno, for one : STOIC
7. Ivy League school, briefly : PENN
8. ___ Enterprise : USS
9. THIRD BASEMAN : SCHMIDT
10. Parched : ARID
11. CATCHER : BENCH
12. Moocher : LEECH
13. "The ___ near!" : ENDIS
18. ___-um (gnat) : NOSEE
21. FIRST BASEMAN : GEHRIG
23. RIGHT-HANDED PITCHER : RYAN
24. Cotton bundles : BALES
25. ___ of Langerhans : ISLET
28. King, in Cádiz : REY
31. Beat it : SCRAM
32. Goes bad : TURNS
33. Almost an eternity : AEONS
35. One who hems, but doesn't haw : TAILOR
36. "Let's Make ___" : ADEAL
37. Heavy hammers : MAULS
41. Went like a leadfoot : SPED
43. Knocking sound : RATATAT
44. Spanish uncle : TIO
45. Small curl of hair : LOCKLET
46. Pentium processor maker : INTEL
49. Punches : SOCKS
50. Wind up : SPOOL
51. Musical transition : SEGUE
53. Put one's two cents in : OPINE
56. Abundant : RIFE
58. "___ a Teen-age Werewolf" : IWAS
59. Steals, old-style : NIMS
61. ___-10 (acne-fighting medicine) : OXY
63. Sound of delight : AAH
64. Muscle: Prefix : MYO
65. Fast wings : SST

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