New York Times, Saturday, June 13, 1998

Author: Richard Silvestri
Editor: Will Shortz
Richard Silvestri
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 29 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 71 for Mr. Silvestri. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1998, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Begin with a Nobel : MENACHEM
9. Italian marble city : MASSA
14. Kind of surgery : OPENHEART
16. Taking turns? : AREEL
17. With reserve : DISTANTLY
18. Demolish : TOTAL
19. Aretha's partner in a 1989 pop hit : ELTON
20. Dine : SUP
21. Stockpile : AMASS
22. Screwball : LOON
23. Put through a sieve : RICED
25. Pit passage : ADIT
26. Cabinet Dept. : AGR
27. Over the top : BONKERS
29. Drillers' org. : ADA
30. L.A.'s ___ Museum : GETTY
31. Kind of seal : EASTER
33. Hurried, musically : AGITATO
36. Auto shop supplies : FILTERS
37. Poe poem : LENORE
38. Red Sea republic : SUDAN
39. Neighbor of Scorpius : ARA
40. Spoke "We-e-ell"? : DRAWLED
42. White House monogram : HCH
45. Plastic alternative : CASH
47. Common sense? : SMELL
48. Hacking tool : BOLO
49. Caper : ANTIC
51. Highland John : IAN
52. Wearing less : BARER
53. Dogie catcher : RIATA
54. Leader in national affairs : STATESMAN
56. After-class aide : TUTOR
57. Whole note : SEMIBREVE
58. Correct : EMEND
59. Withdrew formally : REPEALED
1. Classic car : MODELA
2. Postscript : EPILOG
3. Trojan War figure : NESTOR
4. "Goldengirl" star, 1979 : ANTON
5. "Sky Dragon" detective : CHAN
6. Party member : HEN
7. Erodes : EATSINTO
8. 1943 Cary Grant title role : MRLUCKY
9. Spydom name : MATA
10. Kitchen enticer : AROMA
11. Make wedding plans : SETADATE
12. Shore dweller : SEASIDER
13. Athletic elite : ALLSTARS
15. 1846 novel set on an island of cannibals : TYPEE
23. No-good blokes : ROTTERS
24. December spinner : DREIDEL
27. Garfield feature : BEARD
28. Leaves for lunch? : SALAD
30. Onetime Camaro rival : GTO
32. Bus term. : STN
33. One way to order : ALACARTE
34. Cranesbill : GERANIUM
35. Perturbed : INASTATE
36. Application request : FULLNAME
38. Place for a letter : SWEATER
41. Not right : AMISS
42. Spam maker : HORMEL
43. Stick or split : CLEAVE
44. Bull-like : HORNED
46. Try to pick up : HITON
48. Iraqi port : BASRA
50. Jack, for one : CARD
52. Daniels of early films : BEBE
55. End : TIP

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