New York Times, Thursday, April 1, 1999

Author: Kelly Clark
Editor: Will Shortz
Kelly Clark
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 42 Missing: {QXZ} This is puzzle # 6 for Ms. Clark. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1999, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Cutoffs, maybe, before they were cutoffs : JEANS
6. Sound of breaking up? : HAHA
10. Masterpieces : GEMS
14. Sylvia Plath book : ARIEL
15. Religious image : ICON
16. Baker's need : OVEN
17. Oft-quoted Yogi : BERRA
18. Old Spanish kingdom : LEON
19. Coin no longer being minted : LIRA
20. What happens when Kansas City wins a World Series? : ROYALSDOAFLIP
23. Sea's partner : SKI
25. Draw : TIE
26. Boston team, in brief : CELTS
27. Why is the milk production survey so screwy? : OAFPOLLSDAIRY
32. Kind of wrench : ALLEN
33. Like a Burns acquaintance : AULD
34. Sharp : KEEN
35. Detroit's county : WAYNE
37. Item in which to do a plié : TUTU
41. Resistance units : OHMS
42. Not just a franchisee : OWNER
43. Why is the drought-plagued swim club bankrupt? : ADRYPOOLFAILS
47. Film maker Frank : CAPRA
49. Playboy head, to friends : HEF
50. Lake Okeechobee's state: Abbr. : FLA
51. What's the anagrammatic reason for these odd questions? : APRILFOOLSDAY
56. Kind of gin : SLOE
57. Food for Fido : ALPO
58. Songs "di sentimento" : ARIAS
61. High scores : TENS
62. 1963 Liz Taylor role : CLEO
63. Busybody : YENTA
64. New England's locale : EAST
65. Fish locale : TANK
66. "Broca's Brain" author : SAGAN
1. Elbows do it : JAB
2. Before : ERE
3. BB gun, e.g. : AIRRIFLE
4. Peter Lorre's role in "The Story of Mankind" : NERO
5. Mercury astronaut Deke : SLAYTON
6. Noted Talmudic sage : HILLEL
7. Ones that may be high? : ACES
8. Tough : HOOD
9. ___ Domini : ANNO
10. Green party? : GOLFER
11. In a bad way : EVILLY
12. Excellence : MERIT
13. Says quickly : SNAPS
21. Be in a bad way : AIL
22. Kind of wit or test : ACID
23. Saturate : SOAK
24. Curly cabbage : KALE
28. Compose : PEN
29. Authority : SAYSO
30. Press for payment : DUN
31. Ginger ___ : ALE
35. "___ me?" : WHY
36. Band aid? : AMP
37. Air letters? : TWA
38. Making whole : UNIFYING
39. Make known : TELL
40. Bear with us at night : URSA
41. Voiced : ORAL
42. Times when you're not at your peak : OFFDAYS
43. Pinafores : APRONS
44. Thirstiest : DRIEST
45. "Hey, check that out!" : OHLOOK
46. Guitarist Paul : LES
47. Class : CASTE
48. Cop ___ : APLEA
52. It's the truth : FACT
53. Spanish pot : OLLA
54. Available : OPEN
55. Vicinity : AREA
59. ___ standstill : ATA
60. Mateo or Miguel, e.g. : SAN

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