New York Times, Thursday, June 29, 2000

Author: Robert H. Wolfe
Editor: Will Shortz
Robert H. Wolfe
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 39 Missing: {GJQXYZ} This is puzzle # 42 for Mr. Wolfe. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Tree with a gourdlike fruit : BAOBAB
7. Nail site : PAW
10. Hangup : RUB
13. Lackadaisical response : MANANA
14. Hungarian patriot Nagy : IMRE
16. Suffix with glass : INE
17. Hits newsprint? : WHACKSPAPER
19. Bugs : VWS
20. "Primary Colors" author : KLEIN
21. "De amicitia" writer : CICERO
23. Bring down : ABASE
26. Paste : SOCK
28. "Sicut ___ in principio" (church lyric) : ERAT
29. Blubber : SOB
30. Talks gangster-style : RASPS
31. Rx amts. : TSPS
32. Add as a bonus : THROWIN
35. Decree of a sovereign : ARRET
37. Like many Rod Serling works : IRONIC
38. More like Rod Serling works : EERIER
41. Spanish babies, informally : NENES
43. In reality : DEFACTO
44. Emulate Rembrandt, e.g. : ETCH
46. C-D-G, e.g. : CHORD
48. "Krazy" one : KAT
49. Emphatic aprobación : SISI
50. Jealous wife of myth : HERA
51. Rolls : LISTS
53. Parlor item : SETTEE
55. Hotfoot it : SCOOT
57. Air tester: Abbr. : EPA
58. Items holding up teacher notices? : SCHOOLTACKS
63. Naught : NIL
64. Defraud, slangily : SKIN
65. "It's about time!" : ATLAST
66. Memphis-to-Nashville dir. : ENE
67. 1960's march organizer: Abbr. : SDS
68. Go out of business : FOLDUP
1. 325i maker : BMW
2. Sound at a spa : AAH
3. Put ___ show : ONA
4. Subsidizes : BACKS
5. Achilles reflex site : ANKLE
6. Pedestal : BASE
7. Bench sites : PIANOS
8. One coulomb/ second : AMP
9. Ruins an oboe? : WRECKSREED
10. Flotsam on the Mississippi? : RIVERSTICKS
11. Open : UNWRAP
12. Stupefies : BESOTS
15. "___ tu" (song sung by Renato) : ERI
18. Galileo, notably : PISAN
22. Et ___ : CETERA
23. Wine region : ASTI
24. ___ theory, in physics : BOHR
25. Rodeo yarn? : ABRONCSTALE
27. Book checker, for short : CPA
30. Grain inspections? : RICECHECKS
33. Kind of wonder : ONEHIT
34. Carry the day : WIN
36. Foul caller : REF
39. "L'___, c'est moi" : ETAT
40. Turns : ROTS
42. 1887 romance novel : SHE
43. Athenian lawgiver : DRACO
44. Sect member around the time of Christ : ESSENE
45. Haberdashery item : TIEPIN
47. Bean and others : ORSONS
51. People are picky about this : LOTTO
52. "Darn ___!" : ITALL
54. Bend in a river : ESS
56. King in an Elgar work : OLAF
59. Eclipsed : HID
60. Low one : CAD
61. Wildcats of the Big 12 Conf. : KSU
62. Big Nascar advertiser : STP

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