New York Times, Wednesday, July 14, 1999

Author: Nancy Salomon
Editor: Will Shortz
Nancy Salomon
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 39 Missing: {QXZ} This is puzzle # 33 for Ms. Salomon. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1999, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Words from sponsors : ADS
4. Surgery souvenirs : SCARS
9. Start of a series : ABCDE
14. Pose for pictures : SIT
15. Deejay Casey : KASEM
16. Lag behind : TRAIL
17. Sun. speech : SER
18. Start of a question to ponder : IFAPIGLOSES
20. Some poker settlements : IOUS
22. ___ Gay (W.W. II plane) : ENOLA
23. Big month for pol. campaigns : OCT
24. Poison plant : SUMAC
26. "Calendar Girl" singer : SEDAKA
28. Question, part 2 : ITSVOICE
31. Resulted in : LEDTO
34. Nobel Institute city : OSLO
35. Cookie holder : JAR
37. Wax collector : EAR
38. Official with a gun : STARTER
41. Under debate : ATISSUE
43. Fess (up to) : OWN
44. Hooded snake : ASP
45. Carry on : WAGE
46. High boot : WADER
48. Question, part 3 : ISTHEPIG
52. Navy flier? : ENSIGN
55. A handshake begins it : TRUCE
56. "Exodus" hero : ARI
57. Brew lovers' buys : CASES
60. Editor's notation : STET
61. End of the question : DISGRUNTLED
64. Brits' thank-yous : TAS
65. A cigar has one : AROMA
66. "Beau ___" (Gary Cooper classic) : GESTE
67. Subject of psychoanalysis : EGO
68. Chatty bird : MYNAH
69. Jerk : SPASM
70. Site of iniquity? : DEN
1. Birthplace of St. Francis : ASSISI
2. Cool off, as a fad : DIEOUT
3. Pulls strings : STRUMS
4. Deal with moguls : SKI
5. Outdoor eatery : CAFE
6. Straight ___ arrow : ASAN
7. Sleep : REPOSE
8. It's heard just before a click : SMILE
9. Bermuda's locale: Abbr. : ATL
10. "1914" poet : BROOKE
11. Pours down : CASCADES
12. Become lighter? : DIET
13. U.S. Open champ Ernie : ELS
19. Flit (about) : GAD
21. Relish, as relish : SAVOR
25. Shares top billing : COSTARS
27. O.K., informally : ALRIGHT
29. Martinique et Saint Croix : ILES
30. Wall Street Journal subj. : CORP
32. Greek cross : TAU
33. Where Salem is: Abbr. : ORE
35. Spielberg thriller : JAWS
36. Rat-___ : ATAT
38. Boar's mate : SOW
39. "Find out how good we really are" sloganeer : TWA
40. Independent Presidential candidate of 1980 : ANDERSON
42. Prediction makers : SEERS
47. Complete baffler : ENIGMA
48. Foot part : INSTEP
49. Hit on the green : PUTTED
50. When mammoths lived : ICEAGE
51. Mounts : GETSON
53. Hosp. area : ICU
54. Sides in a turf war : GANGS
56. Well-ventilated : AIRY
58. Style maven Klensch : ELSA
59. Goes down : SETS
61. Hydroelectric project : DAM
62. Fan sound : RAH
63. Donkey supporter: Abbr. : DEM

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