New York Times, Friday, June 19, 1998

Author: A. J. Santora
Editor: Will Shortz
A. J. Santora
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 36 Missing: none – this is a pangram This is puzzle # 215 for Mr. Santora. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1998, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Victoria's Secret offering : BRA
4. Lofty verse : EPOS
8. Meccan pilgrim : HADJI
13. Staff break? : REST
15. Deli side : SLAW
16. Glaciate : ICEUP
17. Accepting bribes : ONTHETAKE
19. Star bursts : NOVAS
20. Salinger title character : ZOOEY
21. Doubt : QUESTION
23. Successful : TRIUMPHANT
25. Words after "under" or "down to" : THEWIRE
28. Barney on "The Simpsons," for one : SOT
29. Magazine: Abbr. : ISS
32. Having more hoarfrost : RIMIER
33. Ben-___ : HUR
34. ___ speak : SOTO
35. Annual contribution sites, for short : IRAS
36. Bungling : INEPT
38. In a bit : ANON
39. County on the Strait of Dover : KENT
40. Cowboy sobriquet : TEX
41. W.W. II battle atoll : TARAWA
43. Procter & Gamble detergent : ERA
44. Twaddle : PAP
45. Loving mother, at times : FONDLER
46. What it takes, they say : TWOTOTANGO
49. Like some specially-prepared foods : DIETETIC
50. Content of some boxes : SNUFF
54. Part of LED : DIODE
55. Twin : IDENTICAL
57. High note to low : RANGE
58. "La Scala di ___" (Rossini opera) : SETA
59. Lead : CLUE
60. Big Bertha's birthplace : ESSEN
61. Dept. store inventory : MDSE
62. Good feller : AXE
1. Tito's real name : BROZ
2. Western city named for a Civil War general : RENO
3. Memo start : ASTO
4. Contractor's fig. : EST
5. Film about teeth : PLAQUE
6. Plumber's filler : OAKUM
7. Cleans, in a way : SWEEPSUP
8. Imply : HINTAT
9. Flip ___ (choose, in a way) : ACOIN
10. Used in worship : DEVOTIONAL
11. San ___ : JUAN
12. Velocity meas. : IPS
14. Checker moves : THETWIST
18. High nest: Var. : EYRIE
22. Avoirdupois weight unit : SHORTTON
24. Bug : IRRITATE
25. Early mode of transportation : TRIKE
26. Personnel person : HIRER
27. Scents, e.g. : EMANATIONS
30. Little Eva's creator : STOWE
31. Salvager's system : SONAR
33. Whammy : HEX
34. Like a wisecrack : SARDONIC
37. It's relatively helpful : NEPOTISM
42. Worry : ANGST
44. Irish hooch : POTEEN
45. Sides : FACETS
47. Kind of heel : WEDGE
48. Flowed to and fro : TIDED
49. Cape of Good Hope discoverer : DIAS
51. Pauley Pavilion team : UCLA
52. Imitation : FAUX
53. Make tracks : FLEE
54. Rapping Dr. : DRE
56. "...we fear ___ evil": Burns : NAE

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