New York Times, Wednesday, July 22, 1998

Author: Mark Elliot Skolsky
Editor: Will Shortz
Mark Elliot Skolsky
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 11 for Mr. Skolsky. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1998, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Regal showing : POMP
5. Arp's art : DADA
9. Kind of gun : RADAR
14. Bahraini bigwig : AMIR
15. Long-legged wader : IBIS
16. Soft palate projection : UVULA
17. Crucifix inscription : INRI
18. Grasslands : LEAS
19. Quiche Lorraine ingredient : BACON
20. Like Richard I : LIONHEARTED
23. Place for powder : KEG
24. Tony-winning actress Grimes : TAMMY
25. Do : COIF
27. Flamethrower fuel : NAPALM
30. Dinghy or wherry : ROWBOAT
33. "Put ___ on it!" : ALID
34. Anent : ASTO
37. The end of one's rope, maybe : NOOSE
38. Joplin composition : RAG
39. Lloyd Webber's "___ of Love" : ASPECTS
41. Poisonous: Prefix : TOX
42. Give a shellacking : CREAM
44. Additionally : ALSO
45. With 66-Across, "Romeo is Bleeding" star : LENA
46. Puffy people? : SMOKERS
48. Kind of voyage : MAIDEN
50. Hoopster Archibald : NATE
51. Leaf's breathing orifice : STOMA
53. Cockpit abbr. : ALT
55. Like some schemes : HAREBRAINED
60. Spacious : ROOMY
62. Humpbacked helper : IGOR
63. Missile housing : SILO
64. Smart guys : ALECS
65. ___-war bird (predatory flier) : MANO
66. See 45-Across : OLIN
67. Not speaking to : MADAT
68. Bushel and a peck : SLEW
69. Undiluted : NEAT
1. Gardener's equipment : PAIL
2. Former Atlanta arena : OMNI
3. Joan of art : MIRO
4. Pitch on paper : PRINTAD
5. Sophie's "choice" and others : DILEMMAS
6. Perpendicular to the keel : ABEAM
7. Bedside book : DIARY
8. Gal Fri. : ASST
9. Steam bath followers : RUBDOWNS
10. She married Mickey, Artie and Frank : AVA
11. Like Chaplin's walk : DUCKFOOTED
12. Skin soother : ALOE
13. Went off, in a way : RANG
21. Shakespearean prince : HAL
22. Author Umberto : ECO
26. Nigerian tribesman : IBO
27. They're always looking for deals : NARCS
28. Burglar's bane : ALARM
29. Like many a Rockwell kid : PIGEONTOED
30. Enormous birds of myth : ROCS
31. Together : ASONE
32. Ross Perot, e.g. : TEXAN
35. Places to get 9-Down : SPAS
36. ___ Avivian : TEL
39. February birthstone : AMETHYST
40. Procrastinator's word : TOMORROW
43. Dossier letters : AKA
45. Go-between : LIAISON
47. "Bad Behaviour" star Stephen : REA
49. Doc bloc : AMA
51. "Love Story" author : SEGAL
52. Butchery selection : TBONE
53. Composer Khachaturian : ARAM
54. "Whatever ___ Wants" (1955 song) : LOLA
56. What swish shots miss : RIMS
57. Shade of green : NILE
58. Lamb's pen name : ELIA
59. Word of warning : DONT
61. Former name of Universal Studios : MCA

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