New York Times, Thursday, August 20, 1998

Author: Harvey Estes
Editor: Will Shortz
Harvey Estes
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQVXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 35 for Mr. Estes. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Tombstone name : EARP
5. Carpenter's tool : RASP
9. Waits : BIDES
14. Perplexed : ASEA
15. Bibliographic abbr. : ETAL
16. Like some bookstores : ADULT
17. Pursued pure partners? : CHASEDTHECHASTE
20. Kind of couplet : HEROIC
21. Bolger co-star of 1939 : LAHR
22. Shoe part : TOE
23. Royale, of 30's autodom : REO
25. Appeal (for) : SUE
26. NBC prog. since 1975 : SNL
27. Longed for fog to roll in? : MISSEDTHEMIST
33. Without purpose : IDLY
34. Pecked at : ATE
35. Place for a dinette set : NOOK
37. No mere spectator : DOER
38. They have shoulders : ROADS
41. Mandolin feature : FRET
43. "Star Wars" princess : LEIA
45. Maintained : RAN
46. Pucks : IMPS
47. Set trends in cheap jewelry? : PACEDTHEPASTE
51. 70's White House kid : AMY
53. Mercury or Saturn, but not Mars : CAR
54. Chou En-___ : LAI
55. Japanese drama : NOH
56. Applications : USES
58. Fife player : KNOTTS
63. Was successful on "What's My Line"? : GUESSEDTHEGUEST
66. Really steamed : IRATE
67. Grandpa Walton portrayer : GEER
68. Carhop's load : TRAY
69. Closed : ENDED
70. Rams' ma'ams : EWES
71. Your highness : SIRE
1. A pop : EACH
2. Queens's ___ Stadium : ASHE
3. Nurture : REAR
4. ___ doble (Spanish dance) : PASO
5. Aromatic wood : REDCEDAR
6. Telecom stock listing : ATT
7. Satirist Mort : SAHL
8. Gratify : PLEASE
9. Persian Gulf nation: Var. : BAHREIN
10. Wyo. neighbor : IDA
11. Drought accompaniers, often : DUSTSTORMS
12. Rocker John : ELTON
13. Girder material : STEEL
18. Cork's country : EIRE
19. Intimate : CHUM
24. German king : OTTO
27. Central : MID
28. Second Commandment taboo : IDOL
29. One nodding off : SLEEPYHEAD
30. Aleppo's land : SYRIA
31. Compassion : HEART
32. Balkan capital : SOFIA
36. Didn't hand off : KEPT
39. Willy Wonka's creator : DAHL
40. Air Jordans, e.g. : SNEAKERS
42. Lao-___ : TSE
44. Defendant : ACCUSED
48. Slip (into) : EASE
49. Harbor deepener : DREDGE
50. Ricocheting bullet sound : PING
51. 1973 Rolling Stones hit : ANGIE
52. Lament : MOURN
57. Ragout or burgoo : STEW
59. Scoreboard info : OUTS
60. Actress Hatcher : TERI
61. Tolstoy's "___ Fyodor Ivanovich" : TSAR
62. Eye problem : STYE
64. Canonized mlle. : STE
65. Tee follower : HEE

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