New York Times, Thursday, June 11, 1998

Author: Randall J. Hartman
Editor: Will Shortz
Randall J. Hartman
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {BJQXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 22 for Mr. Hartman. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Poly-sci subjects : ISMS
5. Overshadow : DWARF
10. Costner's role in "The Untouchables" : NESS
14. Skip : OMIT
15. Symbol of thinness : WAFER
16. Like some singing : ALTO
17. Six-foot vis-à-vis five-foot : TALLER
18. Administer : ENFORCE
19. Beside oneself? : CLONED
20. Beset : ASSAILED
22. Exit : EGRESS
24. Big name in gyms : GOLDS
25. Expensive eggs? : ROE
26. A growing concern? : FUNGUS
29. Give a hand : AID
30. Operate : ACT
33. End of a list of names : ETAL
34. Botch : MISDO
36. War stat. : MIA
37. Group with a hint to this puzzle's theme : THREEMUSKETEERS
41. Middling mark : CEE
42. Acclaim : KUDOS
43. Make out : NECK
44. Abbr. in a marathon time : HRS
45. "When ___ Love" (Van Halen hit) : ITS
46. French books : LIVRES
48. Cable inits. : TNT
49. Thrill : ELATE
51. Dummy : STOOGE
54. Flying body? : FUSELAGE
58. Lincolnesque : HONEST
59. Familiar political promises : REFORMS
61. Aloud : ORALLY
62. Comic Johnson : ARTE
63. First name in beauty : ESTEE
64. Squint (at) : PEER
65. Site of a W.W. I Allied victory : YSER
66. They have bar signs : RESTS
67. "Smooth Operator" chanteuse : SADE
1. Scintilla : IOTA
2. Shirt sizes : SMALLS
3. Architect ___ van der Rohe : MIES
4. Opposite of lead : STRAGGLE
5. Lives : DWELLS
6. Dwindled : WANED
7. Provides : AFFORDS
8. Boombox button abbr. : REC
9. Something for nothing : FREERIDE
10. Bead material : NACRE
11. Woman of Paris : ELLE
12. Things on rings : STONES
13. Covers the earth : SODS
21. Marker : IOU
23. Noted object of a wait : GODOT
26. Order to Fido : FETCH
27. King Arthur's father : UTHER
28. Nostrils : NARES
29. Shows curiosity : ASKS
30. Mideast chief : AMEER
31. Lurer of sailors, in myth : CIRCE
32. Assignments : TASKS
34. Mucks : MUDS
35. Prefix with thermal : ISO
38. Making (out) : EKING
39. One who can hardly be made out : MUTTERER
40. Wraps up : ENVELOPS
46. Sweethearts : LASSES
47. Suffix in rock names : ITE
48. Bellhop, at times : TOTER
49. Attempts : EFFORTS
50. Director Sidney : LUMET
51. Old-fashioned conveyance : SHAY
52. Xerox products : TONERS
53. Bone: Prefix : OSTE
55. Specialty, so to speak : AREA
56. Vexed : GALLED
57. Jane who stayed at Thornfield : EYRE
60. Vane dir. : ESE

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