New York Times, Friday, March 6, 1998

Author: Brendan Emmett Quigley
Editor: Will Shortz
Brendan Emmett Quigley
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 35 Missing: {JQX} This is puzzle # 16 for Mr. Quigley. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Frowned-upon conduct : BADFORM
8. A chorus line : TRALA
13. "Praise be!" : ALLELUIA
14. Arm wrestler's pride : BICEPS
16. Parking lot prankster, perhaps : DEFLATOR
17. Pôrto ___, Brazil : ALEGRE
18. Singer Bobby and others : DARINS
19. Container weight : TARE
21. Bourbon ruler : ROI
22. Popular college items of the 20's : UKES
23. Hampers : BINS
24. First-rate : TOPS
25. One on foot : PED
26. 90's singer Apple : FIONA
28. Engine noise : VROOM
29. Three-time Best Actor nominee : ROBINWILLIAMS
32. Dearth : LACK
33. Meditator : YOGI
34. Sneaky sales tactic : BAITANDSWITCH
39. What roustabouts put up : TENTS
40. One of Oxford's colleges : ORIEL
41. Ad ___ : HOC
43. The gamut : ATOZ
44. His invention made skyscrapers possible : OTIS
45. Hamper contents : WASH
46. End of Rick's toast : KID
47. Sybarite's delight : EASE
48. Land of Leonidas : SPARTA
50. Bulls : EDICTS
52. Tevye and others : DAIRYMEN
54. Change, as in urban planning : REZONE
55. Most refined : URBANEST
56. Artist influenced by Ingres : DEGAS
57. Troubles : PESTERS
1. Less hopeful : BLEAKER
2. "La Traviata" lead : ALFREDO
3. Sub stations : DELIS
4. Crème caramel : FLAN
5. Double play pair : OUTS
6. City on Guanabara Bay : RIO
7. Bond order : MARTINI
8. They'll give you a lift : TBARS
9. Tee off : RILE
10. Hot shot : ACE
11. Compact's lack : LEGROOM
12. Germane : APROPOS
13. Make sense : ADDUP
15. Bad vibration? : SEISM
20. Laboratory task : ANALYSIS
23. Double loops : BOWKNOTS
24. Quality : TRAIT
26. Autostrada sights : FIATS
27. Cuzco inhabitant : INCA
28. Watch : VIGIL
30. Barrage : BLITZ
31. Chad of "Life Goes On" : LOWE
34. Happened to : BETIDED
35. Coat electrolytically : ANODIZE
36. Wizened : DRIEDUP
37. Ladies' man : CHARMER
38. Little Debbie competitor : HOSTESS
39. Plagiarist : TAKER
42. Strikers' commotion : CHANT
44. Where to find dates? : OASES
45. Batman, really : WAYNE
47. Suburb of Pittsburgh : ETNA
48. Estate sharers, often : SIBS
49. Kind of fall : PRAT
51. Tooth : COG
53. "___ we having fun yet?" : ARE

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