New York Times, Thursday, June 25, 1998

Author: Stanley B. Whitten
Editor: Will Shortz
Stanley B. Whitten
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JQXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 18 for Mr. Whitten. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Singer whose life was made into a 1980 hit play : PIAF
5. Word said with vigorous nodding : AMEN
9. Leg up : EDGE
13. Sammy Kaye's "___ Tomorrow" : UNTIL
15. Golfer Sandy : LYLE
16. Hoodlum : THUG
17. Outlet : STORE
18. Atlas section : ASIA
19. Person standing in a row : HOER
20. Page of math problems, say : HOMEWORK
22. African fly : TSETSE
24. Game-ending declaration : GIN
25. Visionary : IDEALIST
27. Opposed : AVERSE
30. Boss Tweed's nemesis : NAST
31. Italian moola : LIRA
32. Villain's doing : DIRTYWORK
37. There are five in a shilling : PENCE
39. Night of celebration : EVE
40. Frank Lloyd Wright's ___ House : ROBIE
41. Like many breakfast cereals : SWEETENED
43. Bootlicking : OILY
44. Reagan Secretary of State : HAIG
45. Elle's elles : MODELS
47. Gulfweed : SARGASSO
51. Diminish : EBB
52. Turn in the right direction : ORIENT
53. Indefatigable : TIRELESS
58. Mother ___ : LODE
59. Gold Glove winner, 1957-68 : MAYS
61. 1945 meeting site : YALTA
62. Cathy ___, "East of Eden" wife : AMES
63. Bard's stream : AVON
64. Kind of rug : SISAL
65. Book classification : RARE
66. Ship-related: Abbr. : NAUT
67. Big tear : RENT
1. Door word : PUSH
2. Get ___ trouble : INTO
3. Kind of bomb : ATOM
4. 1990's sitcom, literally : FIREGRACE
5. Out-of-favor apple treatment : ALAR
6. 1936 Cole Porter song, literally : MYSKINIVEGOTYOU
7. Actor Wallach : ELI
8. Like prizewinning handwriting : NEATEST
9. One of the Barrymores : ETHEL
10. Hindu's loin cloth : DHOTI
11. Riddler's challenge : GUESS
12. White heron : EGRET
14. Clark's partner : LEWIS
21. Wee hour : ONE
23. Dionysus attendant : SATYR
26. Bearded : DARED
27. "The Sound of Music" backdrop : ALPS
28. Scene : VIEW
29. Coastal flier : ERNE
32. Patron saint of France : DENIS
33. "L.A. Law" actor, literally : WOODBLAIR
34. Theater award : OBIE
35. Small brook : RILL
36. Custodian's need : KEYS
38. "___ Frome" : ETHAN
42. Photography pioneer : EASTMAN
45. Terre's counterpart : MER
46. Observes : OBEYS
47. Kind of battery : SOLAR
48. Cigar feature : AROMA
49. Bill attachment : RIDER
50. Ninnies : GEESE
54. "___ It Romantic?" : ISNT
55. Unnamed alternative : ELSE
56. Cartoonist Drake : STAN
57. Dash in the kitchen : SALT
60. Actress Gardner : AVA

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