New York Times, Friday, August 11, 2000

Author: Joe DiPietro
Editor: Will Shortz
Joe DiPietro
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 28 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 36 for Mr. DiPietro. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2000, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Strikes among co-workers? : BACKSLAPS
10. Overthrow, e.g. : ERROR
15. Engineer's charge : IRONHORSE
16. Its capital is St.-Étienne : LOIRE
17. Really dresses down : SCREAMSAT
18. It ends in a point : FABLE
19. Lift, so to speak : THIEVE
20. Wizard's need : TALISMAN
22. Managed : RAN
23. Article in Die Zeit : EIN
25. Fixed : INTENT
26. Rooter's noise? : OINK
28. "Cool!" : NEATO
31. Beverage suffix : ADE
32. It may be stolen : SCENE
34. Stop along the Trans-Siberian Railroad : ULANBATOR
37. Traveling : INTRANSIT
39. American chicken variety : WHITEROCK
42. Soap scent : LILAC
46. Guinea ___ : HEN
47. Put one's name on : INKED
49. Hawaiian harvest : TARO
50. Crate : ENCASE
53. Ball girl? : DEB
55. Hebrew for "day" : YOM
56. Flying Circus performer : ERICIDLE
59. Arises unexpectedly : POPSUP
61. Cell dissolution : LYSIS
62. Mottled mount : APPALOOSA
64. Balances : EVENS
65. Stadiumgoer : SPORTSFAN
66. Like some mountains : RIDGY
67. African danger : TSETSEFLY
1. Places for bières : BISTROS
2. Like 29-Down : ARCHAIC
3. "The Far Country" actress Calvet : CORINNE
4. You may be down on one : KNEE
5. Eliminate one's shadow? : SHAVE
6. Wok concoction : LOMEIN
7. ___ Nova : ARS
8. Math makes up half of it: Abbr. : PSAT
9. ___ record : SETA
10. Short and sweet? : ELFIN
11. Criticize in no uncertain terms : ROAST
12. Chicken breasts may come with it : RIBMEAT
13. "As You Like It" hero : ORLANDO
14. One might do it after being stamped : REENTER
21. African dangers : LIONS
24. One acting on impulse? : NEURON
27. Joined together : KNIT
29. "Wellaway!" : ALACK
30. Blotto : TANKED
33. One way to travel: Abbr. : ENE
35. Cartoonist Keane : BIL
36. Fighting : ATIT
38. Strained : TRIED
39. Word after two, three or four : WHEELER
40. Eton's founder : HENRYVI
41. Cut into : INCISED
43. Lets go : LAYSOFF
44. Awakening : AROUSAL
45. Guests : COMPANY
48. Take off : DEPART
51. Breezing through : ACING
52. No bruiser : SISSY
54. They have heads and threads : BOLTS
57. Definitive : LAST
58. Actor Omar : EPPS
60. Prepare to be shot : POSE
63. His name is a letter short of his description : POE

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