New York Times, Saturday, April 17, 1999

Author: Jim Page
Editor: Will Shortz
Jim Page
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 64 for Mr. Page. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Small tip : TENCENTS
9. A ton : LOADS
14. "Likely story" : YEAHSURE
15. Weed of the mint family : HENBIT
16. Shells may be in them : REGATTAS
17. Blazing : AGLARE
18. Christmas times: Abbr. : DECS
19. Egyptian god shown holding a scroll : IMHOTEP
20. Hearst's captors: Abbr. : SLA
23. They're often made of silk : FAKEFLOWERS
25. Las ___, Canary Islands : PALMAS
27. Associate of Dayan : MEIR
28. Connected, nowadays : ONLINE
29. Ellery Queen and others : PENNAMES
34. Site of Kit Carson's grave : TAOS
35. Opening of a retail store? : WAL
36. Strike : XOUT
37. Don't act : SITTIGHT
40. Pupil surrounder : AREOLA
42. Hardly thrilling : BLAH
43. Fox's Fox : MULDER
44. "Equal Time" co-host, once : DEEDEEMYERS
49. Age abbr. : YRS
50. Some cats : ANGORAS
51. Cleaning solution? : BATH
53. Wake-up call? : MORNIN
54. Acts between parties : MEDIATES
58. Tennis's Makarova and others : ELENAS
59. Sorrowful souls : GRIEVERS
60. Bad lover? : SATAN
61. Merchant : STOREMAN
1. One-handed Norse god : TYR
2. Shoe designation : EEE
3. Noodge : NAG
4. McQueen of movies : CHAD
5. "Conga" singer : ESTEFAN
6. Loony : NUTCASE
7. "East of Eden" family name : TRASK
8. French possessive : SES
9. Chicken that's a prolific egg layer : LEGHORN
10. Far from blasting : ONLOW
11. Fall off : ABATE
12. More terrible : DIRER
13. Dance set? : STEPS
15. Lincoln's first Vice President : HAMLIN
19. Words before "Fine" and "Pretty" in song : IFEEL
20. Some are blind : SPOTS
21. Stoop in Hawaii : LANAI
22. Set apart : ALLOT
24. Understanding : EMPATHY
26. Spray : MIST
30. Skating maneuver : AXEL
31. Dour : MOODY
32. Solver of the Königsberg bridge problem : EULER
33. Shiners : STARS
35. Has quite an impact on : WHAMS
38. Basque, e.g. : IBERIAN
39. Learns little by little : GLEANS
40. Its range is about 500-1700 kHz : AMRADIO
41. More out of shape : RUSTIER
44. Iris Murdoch and others : DAMES
45. ___ Gay : ENOLA
46. Protected bird : EGRET
47. "The Secret History" novelist Tartt : DONNA
48. Hindenburg's predecessor : EBERT
52. Include : HAVE
54. British sports cars : MGS
55. Pro ___ : TEM
56. Time piece? : ERA
57. 1040 ID : SSN

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