New York Times, Wednesday, August 11, 1999

Author: Rich Norris
Editor: Will Shortz
Rich Norris
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JXZ} This is puzzle # 108 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1999, The New York Times
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1. "Casablanca" heroine : ILSA
5. Fool : DOPE
9. Cavalry weapon : SABER
14. Prime-time time, informally : NITE
15. Copies : APES
16. Mescal ingredient : AGAVE
17. Independent counsel vs. Clinton? : STARRWARS
19. Old Testament part : TORAH
20. Slick : ICY
21. End of a citation : UNQUOTE
23. Composition of some chains : RNA
24. Acupressure technique : SHIATSU
26. "My Cup Runneth Over" singer : EDAMES
28. Anchovy containers : TINS
29. Important times : ERAS
32. Wartime acronym : MASH
33. Bubblehead : ASS
36. Plant of the myrtle family : ALLSPICE
38. Final act on stage? : BOW
41. Knapsack for a popular torch singer? : KITTBAG
43. ___ Plaines : DES
44. Modest swimsuit : ONEPIECE
46. Sloppy place : STY
48. N.Y.P.D. calls : APBS
49. Waves to a wahine : SURF
51. Hollywood canine : ASTA
55. Typewriter feature : TABSET
57. Descendant of Mohammed : AGAKHAN
60. S.A.T. takers : SRS
61. Chatterboxes : MAGPIES
64. Ancient : OLD
65. Wavelike design : MOIRE
67. What "Death in Venice" demonstrates? : MANNPOWER
69. Shorten, maybe : ALTER
70. Johnson of "Laugh-In" : ARTE
71. Ivy feature : VINE
72. Destitute : NEEDY
73. Arbor abode : NEST
74. Opponent : ANTI
1. Be emphatic : INSIST
2. Chinese nut : LITCHI
3. Not go anywhere : STAYIN
4. ___ Lingus : AER
5. Beginnings : DAWNS
6. Hard to understand : OPAQUE
7. Incas' land : PERU
8. Acronym formed from "Standard Oil" : ESSO
9. Fully gratified : SATED
10. Past : AGO
11. "Roseanne" star's employee? : BARRMAID
12. Fade away : EVANESCE
13. Goes over again : REHASHES
18. Furrow : RUT
22. Magnetic induction units : TESLAS
25. Big-house connector : ASA
27. Band trailer item : AMP
30. Critic, at times : RATER
31. Church vestment : ALB
34. Hit the slopes : SKI
35. Reason for a temporary shop closure : SIESTA
37. ___ Pepper : SGT
38. Marina employee : BOATSMAN
39. Conditionally released : ONPAROLE
40. "Dragnet" set? : WEBBSITE
42. The Horned Frogs' sch. : TCU
45. Ltr. additions : PSS
47. Talk and talk : YAK
50. Swoons : FAINTS
52. Greet warmly : SHOWIN
53. Scout's quest : TALENT
54. Peace Nobelist Sakharov : ANDREI
56. Board material : EMERY
58. Playwright Jean : GENET
59. Nile reptile : ASP
62. Fed. agent : GMAN
63. Trim : PARE
66. Old ideological rival : RED
68. Eggs : OVA

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