New York Times, Wednesday, May 12, 1999

Author: Nancy Salomon
Editor: Will Shortz
Nancy Salomon
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 28 for Ms. Salomon. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1999, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Wide in the middle : HIPPY
6. Con's cover, of a sort : ALIAS
11. "The eye" network : CBS
14. Esteem to the extreme : ADORE
15. Bunting or sparrow : FINCH
16. ___ y Plata (Montana motto) : ORO
17. Plight of one under house arrest? : HOMESTRETCH
19. Cone producer : FIR
20. Skiing mecca : ALPS
21. Sword sharpener : HONER
22. Way off : AFAR
23. Reason for extra innings : TIE
25. Hotbed for baby bloomers : NURSERY
27. Lifer's beef? : RUNONSENTENCE
32. "Exodus" hero : ARI
33. Garr of "Mr. Mom" : TERI
34. Tool for a duel : SABER
37. Actress Diana : RIGG
39. Jazz section : SAXES
42. Alpaca habitat : PERU
43. Pale : ASHEN
45. Major Air France terminus : ORLY
47. Have a bug : AIL
48. Get-out-of-jail-free card? : TERMINSURANCE
52. Northeast New Jersey city : PASSAIC
54. Country with a blue-and-white flag: Abbr. : ISR
55. Pickable : RIPE
56. Three-masted vessel : XEBEC
59. E-mail: Abbr. : MSGS
63. Response to a bailiff : IDO
64. Inmates? : TIMEKEEPERS
66. Shea player : MET
67. Dumb and then some : INANE
68. Golfer's hole : DIVOT
69. They go below signatures, for short : PSS
70. Lady ___, Girl Guides founder : AGNES
71. Worries : STEWS
1. Result of a crack? : HAHA
2. Teen fave : IDOL
3. Partner of circumstance : POMP
4. Chop-chop : PRESTO
5. "That's a go" : YES
6. Frizzy coif : AFRO
7. Legal claim : LIEN
8. Aim : INTENT
9. Add up : ACCRUE
10. "Put a lid on it!" : SHH
11. Brew bit : COFFEEBEAN
12. Kind of pipe : BRIAR
13. "I take it back" : SORRY
18. Masters' papers : THESES
22. Royalties-collecting org. : ASCAP
24. A.C.D. provides it : INT
26. T.L.C. specialists : RNS
27. ___ avis : RARA
28. "Exodus" author : URIS
29. Bistros : NIGHTSPOTS
30. All alternative : ERA
31. President with an enemies list : NIXON
35. Rock's Clapton : ERIC
36. Make a call : RULE
38. Airborne honkers : GEESE
40. Hosp. receiving centers : ERS
41. Floodgate : SLUICE
44. Org. that sticks to its guns? : NRA
46. Mos. and mos. : YRS
49. Table-hopping, e.g. : MIXING
50. Block party? : ICEMAN
51. Ban site? : ARMPIT
52. Preen : PRIMP
53. Gofers : AIDES
57. Cato's "well" : BENE
58. Manages, with "out" : EKES
60. Golfer Ballesteros : SEVE
61. Multiply : GROW
62. Mach-makers: Abbr. : SSTS
64. Acapulco aunt : TIA
65. Bradley and Harris : EDS

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