New York Times, Friday, July 9, 1999

Author: Ingrid Truemper
Editor: Will Shortz
Ingrid Truemper
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JVZ} This is the debut puzzle for Ms. Truemper. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Go postal : SNAP
5. Airport lineup : CABS
9. Be a successful pitcher : SELL
13. School locale : HALL
14. Place holder? : ATLAS
16. Half court game? : ALAI
17. Startup cost : ANTE
18. Impracticality : UTOPIANISM
20. Impractical : QUIXOTIC
22. One of a nursery rhyme triad : KITTEN
23. Strains : MUSIC
24. Schoolmarm's impartation : THREERS
25. Direction in 23-Across : PRESTO
27. Working model : POSER
28. Away : OUT
29. Mark alternatives : EUROS
31. Old whistle? : DIXIE
35. Professor Higgins, to Eliza : ENRY
37. Subsequently : SINCE
39. Old-fashioned prefix with photo : AERO
40. Job title never held by any U.S. President : MAYOR
42. Forgoes the lyrics, perhaps : SCATS
44. Vote in Québec : NON
45. Merci across the river : DANKE
47. Long-legged fishers : HERONS
49. Drag locale : RACEWAY
52. Advantage : LEGUP
53. Enfants attend them : ECOLES
54. Lasting event? : MARATHON
57. Bureaucratic buzzwords : FEDERALESE
59. Math models : TORI
60. Passage in Latin : ITER
61. "___ luck!" : LOTSA
62. Falls : EBBS
63. Eighty-six : TOSS
64. Big house in London : GAOL
65. One of a 50's sitcom couple : DESI
1. "Kazaam" star, familiarly : SHAQ
2. When doubled, an old TV signoff : NANU
3. Boeing engineer's study : ALTIMETRY
4. Solar ___ : PLEXUS
5. Guarded : CAUTIOUS
6. Destination of some flights : ATTIC
7. Common-interest group : BLOC
8. Forest flow : SAP
9. Religion originating in Cuba : SANTERIA
10. Beau monde : ELITE
11. Kind of beam : LASER
12. Portrays in words : LIMNS
15. Many Punjabis : SIKHS
19. Shown, in a way : AIRED
21. Bone: Prefix : OSTE
24. Teatro Costanzi premiere of 1900 : TOSCA
25. It may scan : POEM
26. ___ close second : RUNA
27. Puerto Rico's chief port : PONCE
30. Like venture capital investments : RISKY
32. Emigrant eschewer : XENOPHOBE
33. Resolve, with "out" : IRON
34. Astronomical periods : EONS
36. "The Lonely Goatherd" performers, e.g. : YODELERS
38. Very light : ETHEREAL
41. Comparatively crude : RAWER
43. Big name in video games : SEGA
46. Kind of spray : NASAL
48. Groovy? : RUTTED
49. Accouter anew : REFIT
50. Vinegar: Prefix : ACETO
51. Some are made of bars : CODES
52. Capture, in a way : LASSO
54. Physics opening : META
55. Emblems of power : ORBS
56. Unless, in law : NISI
58. Place for a bump : LOG

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