New York Times, Friday, June 12, 1998

Author: Matt Gaffney
Editor: Will Shortz
Matt Gaffney
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 31 Missing: {FKQZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 45 for Mr. Gaffney. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. First of four Chuck Noll championships : SUPERBOWLIX
12. The Beatles' "___ Mine" : IME
15. Delta shelter of 1978 : ANIMALHOUSE
16. Present location? : BOX
17. Possible police charge : RESISTINGARREST
19. Remaining silent, at times : TACT
20. Kind of story : SOB
21. "Cobwebs From an Empty Skull" humorist : BIERCE
22. Cardio : heart :: ___ : ear : OTO
23. The people's choice : ELECTION
25. Workout number : REPS
27. Glorify : EXTOL
29. Big name in cartography : RAND
30. Last's correlative : NOTLEAST
32. Paige of stage and screen : JANIS
33. With 34-Across, like some women's shoes : OPEN
34. See 33-Across : TOED
36. Baseball card deals : SWAPS
39. Some new parents : ADOPTERS
43. ___ law, in physics : OHMS
44. One who's full of praise : ODIST
45. "And ___ bed": Pepys : SOTO
47. Lens with a crescent-shaped section : MENISCUS
49. Great ball of fire : SUN
50. In order : ARIGHT
51. Unexpectedly come (by) : POP
54. Part of seawater : NACL
55. Proto-helicopter designer : LEONARDODAVINCI
58. Relative of "Mac-" : IBN
59. Unpredictable sort : LOOSECANNON
60. Bards' affirmations : AYS
61. Modern medicine tablet feature : TIMERELEASE
1. Tailor, humorously : SARTOR
2. Like leftovers : UNEATEN
3. Onetime Sinatra impersonator : PISCOPO
4. Utter : EMIT
5. Dorm overseers, for short : RAS
6. Diner orders : BLTS
7. Home to Columbus : OHIO
8. Was successful in Vegas : WONBETS
9. Blockhead : LUG
10. Actress Sanford of "The Jeffersons" : ISABEL
11. Having a dry environment : XERIC
12. Basque or Catalan : IBERIAN
13. 40's-50's world pool champ Willie : MOSCONI
14. Holds out : EXTENDS
18. Gets rid of a new team acquisition, say : RETRADES
24. Jackpot games : LOTTOS
26. Corner feature : STOPSIGN
27. Bigfoot specification? : EEE
28. "Where blossomed many an incense-bearing tree": Coleridge : XANADU
31. Records that may be broken : LPS
32. Black shade : JET
35. Pick : OPT
36. Site of a 1990's U.N. action : SOMALIA
37. Repeated word in a contract : WHEREBY
38. Embryonic membranes : AMNIONS
40. Incline (to) : DISPOSE
41. Toto's 1982 Record of the Year : ROSANNA
42. Wall materials : STUCCOS
44. Old import tax : OCTROI
46. Surfing the Web : ONLINE
48. Ten Commandments word : SHALT
52. Germany's Frankfurt an der ___ : ODER
53. Clip : PACE
54. Excellent-plus rating : NINE
56. Suffix with czar : DOM
57. ___-de-Marne, France : VAL

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