New York Times, Friday, May 2, 1997

Author: Matthew L. Jones
Editor: Will Shortz
Matthew L. Jones
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 33 Missing: {FJQW} This is puzzle # 3 for Mr. Jones. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Letterman's last guest on NBC : TOMHANKS
9. Associates : PEERS
14. Burn treatment : ALOEVERA
15. Springy? : VERNAL
16. "Little buddy" of 60's TV : GILLIGAN
17. Captivate : ENGAGE
18. End of the year, e.g. : EVE
19. "Roll ___ bones!" : DEM
20. Base : IGNOBLE
21. Make out : NECK
23. Vice follower : VERSA
25. Grandchild's seat : LAP
26. Catholic Bible version : DOUAY
28. First Nobelist in Physics : ROENTGEN
31. Woody : SYLVAN
33. Woody pipe : BRIAR
34. Pop vocalist Annie : LENNOX
36. Magic act : ESCAPE
39. "The door's open!" : ENTER
41. Olympic statistic : MEDALS
43. Pacific island chain : MARIANAS
46. Antisesquipedalian : TERSE
47. 1944 Bill of Rights subjects : GIS
48. Make confetti of : RIPUP
50. Friend en francais : AMIE
51. Country with a blue, black and white flag : ESTONIA
54. Def, to a slangster : RAD
56. Tilde carriers : ENS
57. Labor leader of note : CHAVEZ
58. Stimulus that causes strain : STRESSOR
60. Literally, empty hand : KARATE
61. Parting phrase : TAKECARE
62. European cars : OPELS
63. Probed : EXAMINED
1. Miscellanea : TAGENDS
2. 1980 Shelley Duvall role : OLIVEOYL
3. Chemistry class model : MOLECULE
4. Norse underworld queen : HEL
5. Passionate : AVID
6. Over half of Israel : NEGEV
7. "Seinfeld" character : KRAMER
8. ___ Ysidro, Calif. : SAN
9. Feller with Teller : PENN
10. Inferential word : ERGO
11. Qualify : ENABLE
12. Eponymous Lord : RAGLAN
13. It was azure-lidded, to Keats : SLEEP
15. Omission of all animal products from the diet : VEGANISM
20. Rhone tributary : ISERE
22. Julie ___, voice of Marge Simpson : KAVNER
24. Hold up : ROB
27. Single-named New Age musician : YANNI
29. Be quiet, to a musician : TACET
30. Good egg's rank? : GRADEA
32. Certify, in a way : NOTARIZE
35. City near Dayton : XENIA
37. Tortellini topping : PARMESAN
38. Shakespearean locale : ELSINORE
40. Bad-mouth : RAP
42. Fumes : SEESRED
43. Bit of bad luck : MISHAP
44. Gazing : ASTARE
45. Additional charge : SURTAX
47. Lizard with clingy toe pads : GECKO
49. Arctic fur : PARKA
52. Site for a race : OVAL
53. Snags : NETS
55. Make judgments : DEEM
58. Marie, e.g.: Abbr. : STE
59. Phys., but not phys. ed. : SCI

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