New York Times, Saturday, June 12, 1999

Author: Matt Gaffney
Editor: Will Shortz
Matt Gaffney
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 32 Missing: {JQZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 51 for Mr. Gaffney. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Kills : STRIKESDOWN
12. Dupes : HAS
15. "Voilà!" : THEREYOUARE
16. Monopoly abbr. : AVE
17. Becomes a new person : REGENERATES
18. Short-haired cat breed : REX
19. Grandiosity : AWESOMENESS
20. Hang out, perhaps : DRY
21. Him, in Heidelberg : IHN
22. They keep you going : INERTIAS
24. Knickknack : NOTION
27. 1975 Pulitzer winner for criticism : EBERT
30. Certain pitch : SIDEARM
35. Marian Anderson, for one : ALTO
36. Iowa Senator : CHARLESGRASSLEY
40. Home to some elephants : ASIA
41. Desperate : DOORDIE
42. Certain infection : STREP
44. Far from uninterested : ENRAPT
48. Slightly off-key : FLATTISH
53. Seek damages, say : SUE
54. Pacific paste : POI
56. Custodians, e.g. : MAINTAINERS
59. Hacker : AXE
60. Fates : PREDESTINES
61. Set : GEL
62. View from Ancona : ADRIATICSEA
63. Cut out : END
64. Roll top? : SESAMESEEDS
1. Back problem : STRAIN
2. Woodstock act : THEWHO
3. Governor : REGENT
4. Burns up : IRES
5. Vegas offering : KENO
6. Tending to gather information visually : EYEMINDED
7. Existentialist Kierkegaard : SOREN
8. One of the Allman Brothers : DUANE
9. One might be shot on the range : OATER
10. Usurp : WREST
11. Supermarket tabloid subject : NESSIE
12. Certain pitch : HARDSELL
13. Say so : AVER
14. Hot : SEXY
23. Bully, often : ABASER
25. Name given to Jacob after he wrestled with the angel : ISRAEL
26. Semi liquid : OIL
28. Delivery path: Abbr. : RTE
29. Bathtub submarine, e.g. : TOY
31. This, in Toledo : ESO
32. It may appear after a long time : AGO
33. Education, initially : RRR
34. Flew : MADEHASTE
36. French matter : CAS
37. Potsdam Conference attendee: Abbr. : HST
38. Tower's locale : AIRFIELD
39. Epitome of ugliness? : SIN
43. Argentine area : PAMPAS
45. "Ayn Rand: ___ of Life" (Oscar-nominated documentary) : ASENSE
46. Turned to mush : PUREED
47. Characters in "Romola" and "The Gondoliers" : TESSAS
49. Afternoon: Sp. : TARDE
50. Arena parts : TIERS
51. Forster novel setting : INDIA
52. Letter opener, at times : STEAM
54. Leaf unit : PAGE
55. Span pair : OXEN
57. "Really?" : ITIS
58. "Good one!" : NICE

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