New York Times, Monday, May 1, 2000

Author: Gregory E. Paul
Editor: Will Shortz
Gregory E. Paul
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQWZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 82 for Mr. Paul. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2000, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Person whose name starts Mc-, maybe : SCOT
5. Kind of carpet : SHAG
9. Betray à la a snitch : RATON
14. Horse's run : LOPE
15. Chanel of fashion : COCO
16. Breathing : ALIVE
17. Prayer's end : AMEN
18. Community gym site : YMCA
19. Frisco gridder : NINER
20. ___ tomato : BACONLETTUCEAND
23. Be a monarch : RULE
24. The "N" in NCO : NON
25. Brussels's land: Abbr. : BEL
28. Indy entry : RACECAR
31. Writing tablet : PAD
34. Second name : ALIAS
36. TV adjunct : VCR
37. Armbone : ULNA
38. ___ cream cheese : SMOKEDSALMONAND
42. College in New Rochelle, N.Y. : IONA
43. Wetland : FEN
44. Like notebook paper : LINED
45. Feminizing suffix : ESS
46. Holy : BLESSED
49. Nickname in the oil biz : OXY
50. Money for old age: Abbr. : IRA
51. Leave : EXIT
53. ___ jelly : PEANUTBUTTERAND
61. Pretend : LETON
62. Spanish 101 verb : ESTA
63. Sailing : ASEA
64. Single-handedly : ALONE
65. Perfect place : EDEN
66. Young lady : MISS
67. Shea player, for short : NYMET
68. Little pastry : TART
69. It may be worn in the woods : PATH
1. Thick slice : SLAB
2. Unwakable state : COMA
3. It controls a lot of U.S. imports : OPEC
4. Soprano's counterpart : TENOR
5. Monster in the "Odyssey" : SCYLLA
6. Class for beginner cooks : HOMEEC
7. Bank no. : ACCT
8. Capricorn's symbol : GOAT
9. Ill will : RANCOR
10. Unearthly : ALIEN
11. Singer Turner : TINA
12. Where to use Easy-Off : OVEN
13. Mr. Uncool : NERD
21. Operating room aide : NURSE
22. Deprive of weapons : UNARM
25. Musical Count : BASIE
26. St. who's fire? : ELMOS
27. Popular civic club : LIONS
29. Cowgirl Dale : EVANS
30. 250, Roman-style : CCL
31. City north of Dallas : PLANO
32. Take over : ANNEX
33. Whom "my heart belongs to" : DADDY
35. Abbr. before a 34-Across : AKA
37. Prefix with cycle : UNI
39. Key of Prokofiev's first piano concerto : DFLAT
40. Envision : SEE
41. "Under the Boardwalk," e.g. : OLDIE
46. Brown-haired : BRUNET
47. Bowling alley machine : SETTER
48. Surviving : EXTANT
50. Words after two or hole : INONE
52. Hobo : TRAMP
53. Blueprint : PLAN
54. Slippery : EELY
55. Chemistry book chapter,with "the" : ATOM
56. Red vegetable : BEET
57. Org. that oversees food stamps : USDA
58. Where Japan is : ASIA
59. Oriole's abode : NEST
60. Short race : DASH

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