New York Times, Tuesday, March 9, 1999

Author: Harvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Editor: Will Shortz
Harvey Estes
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11612/29/199311/26/200845
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Nancy Salomon
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1868/13/199511/7/2012116
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1.581521

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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {QXZ} This is puzzle # 40 for Mr. Estes. This is puzzle # 25 for Ms. Salomon. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1999, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Went airborne briefly : LEAPT
6. Sitcom set in Korea : MASH
10. Weary workers' exclamation : TGIF
14. Eskimo home : IGLOO
15. Division word : INTO
16. "___ Rock" (Simon & Garfunkel hit) : IAMA
17. Musician at a dance? : BALLPLAYER
19. Egyptian cobras : ASPS
20. Vitamin bottle info : RDA
21. Delaney of "N.Y.P.D. Blue" : KIM
22. Address part : STREET
24. Shade of blond : ASH
25. "No" vote from a horse? : NEIGH
28. Funky musical genre, for short : RANDB
29. Rock singer ___ Bon Jovi : JON
30. Julie in "Doctor Zhivago" : LARA
32. Needlefish : GAR
33. Jack who ate no fat : SPRAT
36. "What's your sign?," for example? : PARTYLINE
38. The hunted : PREY
39. Parson's home : MANSE
40. Peruvian native : INCA
41. Booze for a 50's bash? : HOPSCOTCH
43. Fraternity man : GREEK
44. Time of anticipation : EVE
45. Opening amount : ANTE
46. Shoe part that may pinch : TOE
47. Gads about : ROAMS
49. Hells Canyon state : IDAHO
51. Modus operandi : WAY
54. Treat badly : ILLUSE
56. "Praise be to ___!" : GOD
57. ___ brisk pace : ATA
58. Spring feature : COIL
59. Critique of an all-night teen dance? : RAVEREVIEW
63. Beheaded Boleyn : ANNE
64. "Terrible" czar : IVAN
65. MacLeod of "The Love Boat" : GAVIN
66. Relay segments : LEGS
67. Superman's alter ego : KENT
68. Secluded valleys : GLENS
1. The Scales : LIBRA
2. "Holy smokes!" : EGADS
3. Leader of Islam : ALLAH
4. Washington wheeler-dealer : POL
5. Bun : TOPKNOT
6. Dolphins' home : MIAMI
7. Whichever : ANY
8. Sault ___ Marie : STE
9. ___ d'oeuvre : HORS
10. Miss America's prize : TIARA
11. Internal combustion device : GASENGINE
12. Obstacle : IMPEDANCE
13. Basketball strategy : FASTBREAK
18. Lender's claim : LIEN
23. Cafeteria carrier : TRAY
26. Peeked (at) : GLANCED
27. Unduly severe : HARSH
29. Blue birds : JAYS
31. 66, e.g.: Abbr. : RTE
33. Sun-shaped : SPHERICAL
34. Smoked Italian cheese : PROVOLONE
35. Undoing an act : REPEALING
36. LuPone or LaBelle : PATTI
37. Italian cabbage? : LIRE
39. Back-to-work time: Abbr. : MON
42. Singing Mama : CASS
43. Friendly, reliable sort : GOODEGG
46. Norse bolt maker : THOR
48. Symbols of stubbornness : MULES
50. Publicity person : AGENT
51. Forgo : WAIVE
52. Enjoyed home cooking : ATEIN
53. Shows signs of boredom : YAWNS
55. Estrada of "CHiPs" : ERIK
60. Blvd. : AVE
61. Delivery vehicle : VAN
62. Kilmer of "At First Sight" : VAL

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