New York Times, Monday, April 5, 1999

Author: Gregory E. Paul
Editor: Will Shortz
Gregory E. Paul
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {BJQXZ} This is puzzle # 68 for Mr. Paul. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Big first for a baby : STEP
5. Fly high : SOAR
9. Burns's "sweet" stream : AFTON
14. Louisville's river : OHIO
15. Years ago : ONCE
16. Skiing locale : SLOPE
17. Inflexible : HARDNOSED
19. Game with straights and flushes : POKER
20. Be in the red : OWE
21. Best seller's number : ONE
22. Scholarship allowance : STIPEND
24. "Waiting for Lefty" playwright : ODETS
26. Hans of Dadaism : ARP
27. Wyoming city : CASPER
30. Crowd-pleasing basket : ALLEYOOP
35. Throbs : ACHES
36. Control knob : DIAL
37. Writer ___ Stanley Gardner : ERLE
38. Palindromic time : NOON
39. Long-winded : TALKY
40. Detrained, e.g. : ALIT
41. Apothecary's weight : DRAM
42. ___ vera : ALOE
43. Had control of the wheel : DROVE
44. Witness : ONLOOKER
46. Junior high student : TEENER
47. French article : UNE
48. Not be frugal : SPEND
50. Kismet : DESTINY
54. Capone and Capp : ALS
55. "Steady as ___ goes" : SHE
58. Where Pocatello is : IDAHO
59. Having 20/20 vision : EAGLEEYED
62. Emergency signal : SIREN
63. Writer James from Tennessee : AGEE
64. Holdup : SNAG
65. Coin toss call : HEADS
66. German mister : HERR
67. Brazilian booter : PELE
1. Manhattan area with lots of galleries : SOHO
2. Take out of the freezer : THAW
3. Emerald Isle : EIRE
4. Pea container : POD
5. Oklahoman : SOONER
6. Get-go : ONSET
7. Hotshot : ACE
8. Stoplight stop lights : REDS
9. Have hopes : ASPIRE
10. Like a hound : FLOPPYEARED
11. Cigarette puff : TOKE
12. ___ to suggestions : OPEN
13. Dilbert, e.g. : NERD
18. Bumps : NODES
23. Add up : TALLY
24. Gaping : OPENMOUTHED
25. Swabbies : SAILORS
27. Seabees' motto : CANDO
28. Squirrel's prize : ACORN
29. Sand bar : SHOAL
31. Water-skiing locale : LAKE
32. Wrinkle-resistant fabric : ORLON
33. Martini garnish : OLIVE
34. "___ and the Wolf" : PETER
36. Broad valley : DALE
39. Frost's "The Road Not ___" : TAKEN
43. Crowded : DENSE
45. Gazpacho ingredients : ONIONS
46. Person who handles bills : TELLER
49. "On call" device : PAGER
50. Potluck choice : DISH
51. Newswoman Magnus : EDIE
52. Gilbert of "Roseanne" : SARA
53. "Uh-huh" : YEAH
55. "Auld Lang ___" : SYNE
56. Get better : HEAL
57. Border : EDGE
60. Application form info : AGE
61. Thought waves, for short : ESP

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