New York Times, Friday, July 28, 2000

Author: Harvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Editor: Will Shortz
Harvey Estes
TotalDebutLatestCollabs
11612/29/199311/26/200845
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Nancy Salomon
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1868/13/199511/7/2012116
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1.581521

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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 33 Missing: {BQVXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 51 for Mr. Estes. This is puzzle # 57 for Ms. Salomon. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2000, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Proj. begun in 1984 : SDI
4. Kipling's wolf pack leader : AKELA
9. In a fog : ATSEA
14. Shot spot : ARM
15. Charity allotments : DOLES
16. Industrial Light and Magic creator : LUCAS
17. They're used in dumping : DEARJOHNLETTERS
20. Dressing ingredient : SAGE
21. Not be serious : KIDAROUND
22. In the thick of : AMID
23. Travel guide list : INNS
24. Tiny fraction of a foot-pound : ERG
26. Secret sharer : CONFIDANTE
30. So : TRUE
31. Quasimodo's job : KNELLING
32. A mint : THYME
33. "The Seduction of Joe Tynan" star : ALDA
34. Architect Mies van der ___ : ROHE
36. Sides in some wars : GANGS
39. Hearty fare : POTROAST
43. They may be crushed : EGOS
44. Worshipers' place : AMENCORNER
46. Fight figure : REF
47. When Taanit Esther is observed : ADAR
48. Subject preceder : INRE
49. Untouchable : SACREDCOW
53. Takes courses? : SUPS
54. The 13 books from Romans to Philemon : PAULINEEPISTLES
56. Keeps an eye on figures? : OGLES
57. Works with afterimages : OPART
58. Magritte's "Ceci n'est pas ___ pipe" : UNE
59. "I'm stumped" : GOTME
60. N.J. town on the Hudson : FTLEE
61. City grid: Abbr. : STS
1. Born loser : SADSACK
2. "You wish!" : DREAMON
3. Picture : IMAGINE
4. Hot or cold, e.g.: Abbr. : ADJ
5. Flake : KOOK
6. K-12, in education : ELHI
7. Kind of library : LENDING
8. Not on the level? : ASLANT
9. Treble clef readers : ALTOS
10. 1984 Peace Nobelist : TUTU
11. Set back? : SCENERY
12. It catches some waves : EARDRUM
13. Apuleius's "golden" one : ASS
18. Alerts : REDFLAGS
19. Coastal raptor : ERNE
25. "Oh, wow!" : GEE
27. Reform targets : ILLS
28. Carried out : DID
29. Gasteyer of "Saturday Night Live" : ANA
30. Impractical person? : THEORIST
32. "Comin' ___ the Rye" : THRO
34. Darling on the field : RON
35. Stock page hdg. : OTC
36. One who makes a mark: Abbr. : GER
37. Way back when : AGESAGO
38. Like some divorces : NOFAULT
39. Something seen : PERCEPT
40. Growth ring : ANNULUS
41. Treacherous type : SERPENT
42. They may be in a bun : TRESSES
44. Port near Ta'izz : ADEN
45. Having as constituents : MADEOF
47. Surface : ARISE
50. Mr. Miniver : CLEM
51. It's 6.5 on the Mohs scale : OPAL
52. Hide a mike on : WIRE
54. Collectible cap : POG
55. Marie, e.g.: Abbr. : STE

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