New York Times, Monday, May 11, 1998

Author: Gregory E. Paul
Editor: Will Shortz
Gregory E. Paul
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JKQXZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 59 for Mr. Paul. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Opening for a coin : SLOT
5. Baby buggy : PRAM
9. Sell illegally, as tickets : SCALP
14. Learn's partner : LIVE
15. Hard to come by : RARE
16. No-no : TABOO
17. Church response : AMEN
18. Auction caution : ASIS
19. More than plump : OBESE
20. Kirstie Alley sitcom : VERONICASCLOSET
23. Parks who wouldn't sit still for injustice : ROSA
24. Ignited : LIT
25. Slangy turndown : NAW
28. On the same family tree : RELATED
31. Once around the track : LAP
34. Drawings that deceive : OPART
36. Gun grp. : NRA
37. Ten: Prefix : DECA
38. New England resort : MARTHASVINEYARD
42. Very top : ACME
43. China's Chou En-___ : LAI
44. "When pigs fly!" : NEVER
45. ___ Moines : DES
46. Kind of greens : COLLARD
49. Suffix with legal : ESE
50. Foe of the Luftwaffe: Abbr. : RAF
51. Carrot or turnip, e.g. : ROOT
53. Andrew Wyeth painting : CHRISTINASWORLD
61. Sunday supper : ROAST
62. Credit's opposite : DEBT
63. ___ de force : TOUR
64. Halo wearer : ANGEL
65. New York Indian : ERIE
66. The "A" of Thomas A. Edison : ALVA
67. Fliers in V's : GEESE
68. Skyrocket : SOAR
69. In case : LEST
1. Eastern European : SLAV
2. Margarita fruit : LIME
3. Walkie-talkie word : OVER
4. Pavarotti, e.g. : TENOR
5. Tout : PRAISE
6. Mischievous one : RASCAL
7. "Tosca" tune : ARIA
8. Clutter : MESS
9. Unemotional : STOLID
10. ___ Cove ("Murder, She Wrote" setting) : CABOT
11. Beame and Burrows : ABES
12. Misplace : LOSE
13. Gwendolyn Brooks, e.g. : POET
21. What's up at Rand McNally? : NORTH
22. Fresh from the shower : CLEAN
25. Bedouin : NOMAD
26. Quickly : APACE
27. Bathes in sunlight : WARMS
29. Smithy's device : ANVIL
30. Prefix with lateral or lingual : TRI
31. Bid adieu : LEAVE
32. Realtors' units : ACRES
33. Priest : PADRE
35. Hwy. : RTE
37. Recolor : DYE
39. Skyward : ALOFT
40. Mule on the 65-Across Canal : SAL
41. Provide with a permanent fund : ENDOW
46. Windsor, for one : CASTLE
47. Mecca's land : ARABIA
48. Scorecard lineup : ROSTER
50. Moves skyward : RISES
52. All-out : TOTAL
53. Rugged rock : CRAG
54. Sharpen : HONE
55. Mania : RAGE
56. One day in March : IDES
57. Detective Wolfe : NERO
58. Part to play : ROLE
59. Brand at the bottom? : LUVS
60. "Oh, fudge!" : DRAT

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