New York Times, Friday, April 11, 1997

Author: Manny Nosowsky
Editor: Will Shortz
Manny Nosowsky
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 29 Missing: {JQWZ} This is puzzle # 61 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1997, The New York Times
Across Down
1. The Garden of Eden? : FIRSTPLACE
11. "I understand now" : AHSO
15. Eloquent : ORATORICAL
16. Agent's income : FEES
17. Don's family : COSANOSTRA
18. Unit of fat : GRAM
19. Articles in Le Monde : UNS
20. Hospital employee : EXTERN
21. One asking for a handout : HOBO
22. Things one sings? : SOLI
24. Skywalker mentor : YODA
25. Beach playthings : PAILS
26. Pitch, in a way : ERECT
28. O.K. sign, maybe : NOD
29. When prompted : ONCUE
30. Camel country : DESERT
32. Salad style : NICOISE
34. Slant : BIAS
36. Unwelcome word at an antique shop : OOPS
37. Words before "signed, sealed, delivered" in a Stevie Wonder hit : HEREIAM
40. Find abhorrent : DETEST
44. Nightclub charge : COVER
45. Med. country : LEB
47. Monkey or pony : DANCE
48. Another name : ALIAS
49. "Yes, ___" : MAAM
51. Ones ranked E-4 to E-9: Abbr. : NCOS
52. Painter Anthony Van ___ : DYCK
53. Slightly black : SINGED
55. ___ Lunas, N.M. : LOS
56. Where el sol rises : ESTE
57. Tactless : INDELICATE
59. Do-well intro : NEER
60. Fainted : KEELEDOVER
61. Williams and Kennedy : TEDS
62. Shoot-'em-up : HORSEOPERA
1. Intent : FOCUSED
2. Taconite, e.g. : IRONORE
3. Grapples with, as a critter : RASSLES
4. Depot: Abbr. : STA
5. Signal on the hour : TONE
6. Stockholder's prerogative : PROXY
7. Loser to Ali : LISTON
8. Followed, as advice : ACTEDON
9. Benzi box : CARRADIO
10. Enthusiasm : ELAN
11. Flemish : Belgium :: Pashto : ___ : AFGHANISTAN
12. Extravagant behavior : HEROICS
13. Aqua-colored : SEABLUE
14. Filtrate : OSMOSE
23. Party picker-uppers : ICEBREAKERS
25. Dog-tired : POOPED
27. Judges and juries : TRIERS
31. Popular sushi fish : TAI
33. Icelander's catch : COD
35. Oscar-nominated "Exodus" actor : SALMINEO
37. Vatican City jurisdiction : HOLYSEE
38. Tossed out : EVICTED
39. Wander aimlessly : MEANDER
41. Surrounded territory : ENCLAVE
42. Kid's transport : SCOOTER
43. Tile square : TESSERA
44. Rhythmic : CADENT
46. Deli wares : BAGELS
50. Free-for-all : MELEE
53. Punjabi believer : SIKH
54. Lover of Aeneas : DIDO
58. Bluecoat : COP

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