New York Times, Tuesday, July 7, 1998

Author: Elizabeth C. Gorski
Editor: Will Shortz
Elizabeth C. Gorski
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQUXYZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 32 for Ms. Gorski. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1998, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Front-line chow, once : SPAM
5. Observer : NOTER
10. Neighbor of Libya : CHAD
14. Ear part : LOBE
15. Fall color : OCHRE
16. In vigorous health : HALE
17. Scores on a serve : ACES
18. 1996 film for which Geoffrey Rush won Best Actor : SHINE
19. Chester Arthur's middle name : ALAN
20. Start of a thought by Oscar Wilde : TOLOVEONESELFIS
23. Neither's partner : NOR
24. Good Housekeeping award : SEAL
25. Diddley and Derek : BOS
28. From the jungle : WILD
31. Brew vessels : STEINS
35. Conductor Klemperer : OTTO
37. Cozy corner : NOOK
39. Iron bar : INGOT
40. Part 2 of the thought : THEBEGINNINGOFA
43. New Testament king : HEROD
44. Flute part : STEM
45. Part of Q.E.D. : ERAT
46. "Gunsmoke" star : ARNESS
48. Back-to-school mo. : SEPT
50. Peter, Paul and Mary: Abbr. : STS
51. Sleep phenomena : REMS
53. Flight : LAM
55. End of the thought : LIFELONGROMANCE
63. Up to it : ABLE
64. Followed a coxswain's orders : OARED
65. Kind of miss : NEAR
66. Safe deposit box item, perhaps : DEED
67. Witch : CRONE
68. Great-great-grandson of Augustus : NERO
69. When the French fry? : ETES
70. Carved : HEWED
71. Annexes : ADDS
1. Wooden piece : SLAT
2. Little of Verdi? : POCO
3. Genesis brother : ABEL
4. A quark and an antiquark : MESON
5. 90's fashion accessory : NOSERING
6. ___ Rios, Jamaica : OCHO
7. Waiflike : THIN
8. Birds at sea : ERNES
9. Brand of peanut butter cup : REESES
10. Dare : CHALLENGE
11. Fair share, maybe : HALF
12. Jai ___ : ALAI
13. Game rooms : DENS
21. "I'll never do it again," e.g. : VOW
22. Dine at home : EATIN
25. South African politico : BOTHA
26. Multiple-choice answer : OTHER
27. Unsmiling : STERN
29. Clark's interest : LOIS
30. Do's and ___ : DONTS
32. Stravinsky et al. : IGORS
33. Yogurt type : NOFAT
34. R.B.I.'s and such : STATS
36. Wind player's purchases : OBOEREEDS
38. Locale for a spanking : KNEE
41. Ford flub : EDSEL
42. Blew inward : IMPLODED
47. Buss : SMOOCH
49. Scot's topper : TAM
52. Entrap : SNARE
54. Food from heaven : MANNA
55. Stow, as cargo : LADE
56. Sarcastic response : IBET
57. ___ Bailey : FLEE
58. Increase : GROW
59. Québec's Lévesque : RENE
60. "___ I say more?" : NEED
61. Joker, e.g. : CARD
62. Love's inspiration : EROS

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