New York Times, Wednesday, June 24, 1998

Author: Richard Silvestri
Editor: Will Shortz
Richard Silvestri
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JKQXZ} This is puzzle # 72 for Mr. Silvestri. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1998, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Liberal follower : ARTS
5. Help with the dishes : WIPE
9. Frontier dwelling : CABIN
14. Orderly : NEAT
15. The old sod : ERIN
16. Small type : AGATE
17. Ironed? : DECREASED
19. Brewing need : YEAST
20. U.F.O. crew : ALIENS
21. Hoodwink : DUPE
23. Barrel parts : STAVES
25. Lightweight hat : PANAMA
29. Back biter : MOLAR
31. Wacky : INSANE
33. Fastidious : FUSSY
36. Wrinkled? : DEPRESSED
38. Nile slitherer : ASP
39. Ann and May : CAPES
40. Noted twin : ENG
41. Extinguished? : DELIGHTED
44. X-rated : DIRTY
46. Nonpointed end : ERASER
47. Stable worker : GROOM
49. It's often heard during storms : STATIC
51. Baroque : ORNATE
54. Presuming that : ASIF
56. Neighbor of Namibia : ANGOLA
58. Provide funding for : ENDOW
62. Renounced? : DECLAIMED
64. Miss America topper : TIARA
65. Bibliography abbr. : ETAL
66. Hawaiian honker : NENE
67. Westminster, for one : ABBEY
68. Bank (on) : RELY
69. Those muchachas : ESAS
1. Time ___ half : ANDA
2. Holders of many frames : REELS
3. Implied : TACIT
4. Fords are made here : STREAMS
5. Pop goer : WEASEL
6. Taxing letters : IRS
7. Pinto : PIED
8. Become, finally : ENDUP
9. ___ pepper : CAYENNE
10. The time of one's life? : AGE
11. Flock sound : BAA
12. Part of T.G.I.F. : ITS
13. New Jersey pro : NET
18. Representative : ENVOY
22. Skating event : PAIRS
24. Peace Nobelist of 1978 : SADAT
26. Dunderhead : ASS
27. Part of an atomic clock : MASER
28. With regard to : ANENT
30. Replace a wooden pin : REPEG
32. Irritable : EDGY
33. Fall behind in the stretch : FADE
34. Spreadsheet workers : USERS
35. Relative of "thud" : SPLAT
37. "Don Quixote" role : PEDRO
39. O'Donnell of "Mad Love" : CHRIS
42. Book before Jeremiah: Abbr. : ISA
43. Brief vacation : GETAWAY
44. Italian lady : DONNA
45. John Lennon song : IMAGINE
48. Viva voce : ORALLY
50. Beverage in a jug : CIDER
52. Parts of "complete works" : TOMES
53. "Maria ___" (1941 hit) : ELENA
55. Bash : FETE
57. Citrus quaffs : ADES
58. Hellenic vowel : ETA
59. Pen point : NIB
60. Smidgen : DAB
61. Comstock output : ORE
63. Old White House nickname : CAL

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