New York Times, Tuesday, June 15, 1999

Author: Stephanie Spadaccini
Editor: Will Shortz
Stephanie Spadaccini
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQVX} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 40 for Ms. Spadaccini. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Minnesota ___ : FATS
5. Neighbor of Cameroon : CHAD
9. ___ Alpha Epsilon fraternity : SIGMA
14. 1997 Peter Fonda role : ULEE
15. Despise : HATE
16. Subsequently : AFTER
17. Start of a quip about weight loss : DIETSAREFORFOLK
20. Minnesotan : GOPHER
21. "Heavens!" : MERCY
22. Soissons saison : ETE
23. Kind of code or drive : ZIP
25. Classic TV brand : RCA
26. Where St. Pete is : FLA
29. Mover and shaker : DOER
31. Household name : SIS
33. Scarlett's first love : ASHLEY
35. Ants, in dialect : EMMETS
38. Make fun of : TEASE
39. Middle of the quip : WHOARETHICK
41. In the lead : AHEAD
43. Kissy-kiss : SMOOCH
44. Popular carpet style : BERBER
46. Nearly worthless coin : SOU
47. Biblical country : EDOM
51. "Evita" character : CHE
52. Ump : REF
54. Kind of particle : PSI
56. Comic Philips : EMO
57. Trap : SNARE
59. Michael of Disney : EISNER
61. End of the quip : ANDTIREDOFITALL
65. Spanish port from which Columbus sailed, 1493 : CADIZ
66. Window part : SILL
67. Robt. ___ : ELEE
68. "Voilà!" : THERE
69. Actress Lamarr : HEDY
70. Feel sorry for : PITY
1. Wasn't 100% honest : FUDGED
2. Former San Francisco Mayor Joseph : ALIOTO
3. Crow's home : TEEPEE
4. Clockmaker Thomas : SETH
5. J.F.K. appeal : CHARISMA
6. Laugh sound : HAR
7. "Up and ___!" : ATEM
8. Put off : DEFER
9. Like some humor : SARCASTIC
10. Uncertain : IFFY
11. Car that's "really lookin' fine," in a 1960's song : GTO
12. Danny's "Lethal" co-star : MEL
13. Biblical boat : ARK
18. "___ who?" : SEZ
19. Killer whale : ORCA
24. Wharves : PIERS
26. Criticism : FLAK
27. "___ Miz" : LES
28. Yachtie's "yes" : AYE
30. Curative center : REHAB
32. Flower holders? : STEMS
34. Actress Anne : HECHE
36. Update : MODERNIZE
37. Posture problem : STOOP
39. "As you ___" : WERE
40. Swatter's target : HOUSEFLY
41. Agatha Christie's "The ___ Murders" : ABC
42. Laugh sound : HEH
45. Bring up : REAR
48. Mt. McKinley's Indian name : DENALI
49. Bad place to find shells : OMELET
50. Newsman Safer : MORLEY
53. Unwilted : FRESH
55. "Richard ___" : III
57. Ado : STIR
58. Singer Adams : EDIE
60. Dance instructor's call : STEP
61. Deed : ACT
62. "Uh-uh!" : NAH
63. Presidential inits. : DDE
64. Archaic : OLD

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