New York Times, Thursday, March 4, 1999

Author: Cathy Millhauser
Editor: Will Shortz
Cathy Allis
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {GJQW} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 52 for Ms. Allis. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Work on a pumpkin, perhaps : CARVE
6. Secular : LAIC
10. Bogus : SHAM
14. Xenophile's friend : ALIEN
15. It may get a licking after dinner : OREO
16. "Voilà!" : TADA
17. Agency that manages kiosks? : STANDSFIRM
19. Don Juan's mother : INEZ
20. Refraction phenomenon : HALO
21. Put away : ATE
22. "___ on $45 a Day" : EUROPE
24. Sellers of miniatures? : MODELOUTFITS
27. Short stop? : STA
30. Sack : BED
31. Gaff or boom : SPAR
32. Marx with a horn : HARPO
34. "Shine a Little Love" rock grp. : ELO
35. Designer's need : IDEA
39. Overnight mail services? : EXPRESSCONCERNS
43. "How to Murder Your Wife" star Virna : LISI
44. Kind of juice : MOO
45. Fictional Italian town : ADANO
46. Hockey great ___ Broten : NEAL
48. Recovery place : SPA
50. Sushi may be sold in this : YEN
51. Maker of car components? : PARTSCOMPANY
56. Release from an eye : UNHOOK
57. Part of MOMA : ART
58. Hit the helipad : ALIT
62. Stead : LIEU
63. Hairdressing operation? : DOBUSINESS
66. ___-major (staff office) : ETAT
67. 30's-40's pianist Templeton : ALEC
68. Actress Gia ___ : SCALA
69. Insolence : SASS
70. Make a bundle : BALE
71. Wired : HYPER
1. Change, perhaps : CASH
2. ___ Loma, Calif. : ALTA
3. 100 dinars : RIAL
4. Toxic stuff : VENOM
5. Stoppage : END
6. Made a high ball? : LOFTED
7. Prospero's servant : ARIEL
8. Suffix with 1-Down : IER
9. Discover : COMEUPON
10. Like Chinese pepper steak : STIRFRIED
11. Capital on the Red River : HANOI
12. Skilled : ADEPT
13. Some pencil puzzles : MAZES
18. "The Sweetest Taboo" singer, 1985 : SADE
23. Hagen of Broadway : UTA
25. It's in the winds : OBOE
26. Capital on the 60th parallel : OSLO
27. Illustrator Silverstein : SHEL
28. Hack : TAXI
29. Surrealist Jean and others : ARPS
33. Hard copy pages : PRINTOUTS
34. Popular 90's essayist : ECO
36. Sturdy cart : DRAY
37. Feminine suffix : ENNE
38. "...and shall bring forth ___": Matthew : ASON
40. Squarely : SMACKDAB
41. Tension-producing performance : SOLO
42. Actor James : CAAN
47. Placido's "that" : ESO
48. Spiff (up) : SPRUCE
49. Shows of approval : PATS
51. Whines : PULES
52. "West Side Story" girl : ANITA
53. Flightless birds : RHEAS
54. Normand of the silents : MABEL
55. Old TV's "___ Derringer" : YANCY
59. Spring : LEAP
60. Vacation spot : ISLE
61. Rimsky-Korsakov's "The Tale of ___ Saltan" : TSAR
64. Motor suffix, commercially : OLA
65. -like : ISH

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