New York Times, Friday, May 26, 2000

Author: Joe DiPietro
Editor: Will Shortz
Joe DiPietro
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 32 Missing: {FJWZ} Grid has super symmetry This is puzzle # 33 for Mr. DiPietro. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Polite behavior : PSANDQS
8. Gulf war issue : GASMASK
15. Green? : ENVIOUS
16. Newspaper carrier, at times : ATTACHE
17. Navy attire : PEACOAT
18. No place for an epicure : BEANERY
19. Dies (out) : PETERS
20. Noisy reception : STATIC
21. Kingdom until 1979 : IRAN
22. Disgruntled declaration : IQUIT
26. Space heater? : NOVA
27. Guardian spirits : LARES
29. Jordan left it after his jr. year : UNC
30. They inspire passing thoughts : LANES
31. Some U.S.N.A. grads : LTS
32. Without stiffness : AGILELY
35. Word before now : ERE
36. Added, as an ingredient : MIXEDIN
37. Accepted behavior : DOS
40. In a swell situation? : BLOATED
41. Some journ. grads : EDS
44. Coastal opening : INTRA
46. Middle of la notte : TRE
47. It might come with a few pointers : EASEL
49. Weight not counted in pricing : TARE
50. Kind of artery : RENAL
52. Film : CINE
53. Gold-medal swimmer turned film star : CRABBE
55. Turn up : LOCATE
57. Like some guests : HONORED
59. Studies : BONESUP
60. Kyriakos Theotokopoulos, familiarly : ELGRECO
61. It doesn't look good : EYESORE
62. Slight : SLENDER
63. Seven-time Emmy winner : EDASNER
1. Upper : PEPPILL
2. Pooh-pooh : SNEERAT
3. Figures in Hinduism : AVATARS
4. ___ Council : NICENE
5. Revolver, perhaps : DOOR
6. Virtual : QUASI
7. Boom source : SST
8. It's a gift : GAB
9. Boom source : ATEST
10. Assists, e.g. : STAT
11. "Later!" : MANANA
12. Thinner component : ACETONE
13. First director of the U.S. Peace Corps : SHRIVER
14. Jingle producer? : KEYCASE
23. Idealistic one : QUIXOTE
24. Forget : UNLEARN
25. Brewer's product : ICEDTEA
28. Ballroom activity : SAMBA
30. Old "Hollywood Squares" regular : LYNDE
33. Teammate of Jackie and Pee Wee : GIL
34. Be a bad witness : LIE
37. Eighty-sixes : DITCHES
38. Doing very well : ONAROLL
39. Off-center : STRANGE
41. 1988 N.F.L. M.V.P. : ESIASON
42. Plate used at dinner : DENTURE
43. Surprise success : SLEEPER
45. Converted, in a way : REBORN
48. Entree : ACCESS
50. Volleyballer/model Gabrielle : REECE
51. British foreign secretary during the Suez crisis : LLOYD
54. Raised : BRED
56. Most qualified to serve : ONEA
58. Cannes's Palme ___ : DOR
59. Needling session? : BEE

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