New York Times, Wednesday, March 30, 1994

Author: Eileen Lexau
Editor: Will Shortz
Eileen Lexau
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {FQVZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 18 for Ms. Lexau. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Hazard : JEOPARDY
9. Rumor : BRUIT
14. Took to mean : CONSTRUED
15. Prevention dose? : OUNCE
16. Lousy tips : PITTANCES
17. Be maitre d' : GREET
18. "A Chorus Line" song : ONE
19. Electrical unit : OHM
20. Couples's org. : PGA
21. High-pitched : TREBLE
24. Moon valleys : RILLES
27. One of the Chaplins : SYD
28. Fineness : LUXE
29. Crash sound : BAM
31. Dire : ACUTE
34. St. Paul's top : DOME
35. See 42-Across : SODA
36. 1964 Berne best seller (and a hint to seven other answers in this puzzle) : GAMESPEOPLEPLAY
39. Falls off : EBBS
40. D.J. Jazzy Jeff songs : RAPS
41. Orders of the court : WRITS
42. With 35-Across, a cleanser : SAL
43. Lean : BONY
44. So-so grade : CEE
45. Hears tell of : LEARNS
47. Least prevalent : RAREST
50. Comedian's date : GIG
51. Wallops : KOS
52. Writer Buruma : IAN
54. Went chop-chop? : HEWED
57. After-dinner drink : DEMITASSE
60. Breezing through : ACING
61. Lifeless : INANIMATE
62. Italian summit : MONTE
63. Matter for the Federal Trade Commission : MONOPOLY
1. Butcher's cut of meat : JOINT
2. Reply to a knock : ENTER
3. East, in Berlin : OST
4. School org. : PTA
5. Country music's Tennessee Plowboy : ARNOLD
6. Lacy dress trimming : RUCHE
7. Judge : DEEM
8. Track-meet measure: Abbr. : YDS
9. Amaze : BOGGLE
10. From out of town : RURAL
11. Nice article : UNE
12. Diamonds : ICE
13. Asian holiday : TET
14. U.S.N. rank : CPO
20. Computer dot : PIXEL
22. 0ne of Adlai's running mates : ESTES
23. Toodle-oos : BYES
24. Beef roasts : RUMPS
25. Princess _____ ("Don Carlos" figure) : EBOLI
26. Anwar of Egypt : SADAT
28. Nuts : LOOPY
30. N.L. M.V.P., 1954. and 1965 : MAYS
31. Becomes gray : AGES
32. Intriguing group : CABAL
33. Like Uriah Heep : UMBLE
34. _____ list : DEANS
35. Tear : SPREE
37. Tine : PRONG
38. Jug : EWER
43. George Washington, e.g. : BRIDGE
44. Harrah's, e.g. : CASINO
46. Representative : AGENT
47. Style of type : ROMAN
48. Twine fiber : SISAL
49. Flavorsome : TASTY
51. Relative of lotto : KENO
53. Born : NEE
54. Son of Noah : HAM
55. Umberto of Italy : ECO
56. Be lucky in the lottery : WIN
57. Turn down : DIM
58. Bit of advice : TIP
59. Latin I verb : AMO

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