New York Times, Monday, May 10, 1999

Author: Frances Hansen
Editor: Will Shortz
Frances Hansen
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQX} This is puzzle # 102 for Ms. Hansen. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1999, The New York Times
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1. Hearty kiss : BUSS
5. "To thine own ___ be true" : SELF
9. Showy success : ECLAT
14. Woodwind : OBOE
15. Shakespearean king : LEAR
16. Michelangelo masterpiece : PIETA
17. Used up : GONE
18. Diva's song : ARIA
19. Ritz-Carlton, e.g. : HOTEL
20. 1934 film starring 58-Across, with "The" : GAYDIVORCEE
23. Dry, as wine : SEC
24. Sedate : STAID
25. Prepared for battle : ARMED
27. Croquet area : LAWN
30. Teeter-totters : SEESAWS
33. Stork's delivery : BABY
36. Lout : OAF
38. Stretched the neck to look : CRANED
39. The works : ALL
40. 1935 film starring 58-Across : ROBERTA
42. Spy's org. : CIA
43. Finnish baths : SAUNAS
45. Tony winner Caldwell : ZOE
46. Brighten, with "up" : PERK
47. Solemnly affirm : SWEARTO
49. Slight advantage : EDGE
51. Bethlehem product : STEEL
52. Makes eyes at : OGLES
56. Pan in Chinese cooking : WOK
58. Star born May 10, 1899 : FREDASTAIRE
62. Excuse : ALIBI
64. Verdi opera or heroine : AIDA
65. Stash away : STOW
66. "Don't You Know" singer Della : REESE
67. Bridle strap : REIN
68. Pakistani language : URDU
69. Teary 1960 Everly Brothers hit : SOSAD
70. Egg foo ___ : YUNG
71. Ooze : SEEP
1. Baseball's Wade : BOGGS
2. German sub : UBOAT
3. "Crime and Punishment" heroine : SONYA
4. In a shabby way : SEEDILY
5. Croat, e.g. : SLAV
6. Architect Saarinen : EERO
7. Lion's den : LAIR
8. Rhubarb : FRACAS
9. Items of short-lived use : EPHEMERA
10. A.F.L.'s partner : CIO
11. 1950 film starring 58-Across : LETSDANCE
12. To ___ (exactly) : ATEE
13. Locker room powder : TALC
21. Gilbert and Sullivan princess : IDA
22. Built : ERECTED
26. That, in Mexico : ESA
28. Ohio town or its college : WOOSTER
29. Collar : NAB
31. Small river dam : WEIR
32. Pierre's state: Abbr. : SDAK
33. Lowest pitch : BASS
34. "There oughta be ___!" : ALAW
35. 1946 film starring 58-Across : BLUESKIES
37. Casbah headgear : FEZ
40. Lofty : RAREFIED
41. Caviar : ROE
44. Slave Turner : NAT
46. Winged horse of myth : PEGASUS
48. Mrs. whose cow started the Chicago Fire : OLEARY
50. Acquired : GOT
53. Petrol unit : LITRE
54. Wear away : ERODE
55. Make final, as a deal : SEWUP
56. Treaties end them : WARS
57. Butter alternative : OLEO
59. "Mon ___!" : DIEU
60. Tennis score after deuce : ADIN
61. Warbled : SANG
63. Jamboree grp. : BSA

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