New York Times, Friday, August 21, 1998

Author: Noah Dephoure
Editor: Will Shortz
Noah Dephoure
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQVWXZ} Spans: 2 This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Dephoure. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Bygone title : TSAR
5. 1982 World Cup site : SPAIN
10. "___ date!" : ITSA
14. Year in Trajan's reign : ANNO
15. Bloodline : AORTA
16. Turner and others : NATS
17. Bargain establishment : CONSIGNMENTSHOP
20. Like new tires : TREADED
21. It may be dry : MARTINI
22. Auto pioneer Benz : KARL
23. Fast stopper : EATER
24. Creed, essentially : BELIEFS
27. Shore leave? : EBBTIDE
29. It may be on a roll : OLEO
30. "Night Watch" writer Fletcher : LUCILLE
32. Kind of trip : LSD
33. Break : HOLIDAY
34. Resort in the Ardennes : SPA
37. Less lean : PORKIER
38. Bona fide : REAL
39. Tropical headgear : PANAMAS
42. It may be timed : RELEASE
44. To love, in Livorno : AMARE
45. White House's ___ Room : EAST
46. Sallies forth : SORTIES
49. McDonald's supply : KETCHUP
52. Bargain establishment : SECONDHANDSTORE
54. Like some piano keys : EBON
55. Versatile athlete Sanders : DEION
56. Mesabi Range yield : ORES
57. Beam intensely : LASE
58. Crimean resort : YALTA
59. Break : REST
1. Mediator's skill : TACT
2. Face mask attachments : SNORKELS
3. Tempered : ANNEALED
4. Port on the Paran√° : ROSARIO
5. Solomonlike : SAGE
6. Limnologist's study : POND
7. Heater or repeater : ARM
8. Twosome : ITEM
9. "Peter Pan" dog : NANA
10. Tuition classification : INSTATE
11. Destination of the Bounty : TAHITI
12. Lit : STONED
13. Dream : ASPIRE
18. Wait at the light : IDLE
19. Like a poorly mixed recording, maybe : TREBLY
24. 7' 7" center Manute ___ : BOL
25. Botanist's specialty : FLORA
26. Displays displeasure : SULKS
27. Sea duck : EIDER
28. Proclaim noisily : BLARE
31. Year in Trajan's reign : CII
33. Pinpoint, with "on" : HOMEIN
34. Clam digs? : SEASHORE
35. Grazes : PASTURES
36. Pale ___ : ALE
37. Series opener : PARTONE
38. Pile : REACTOR
39. Slew : PASSEL
40. Slide presentation? : AMOEBA
41. Undercover cops : NARCOS
43. Cry of concurrence : LETS
47. Vortex : EDDY
48. It seats 55,601 : SHEA
49. Complicated problem : KNOT
50. "The Simpsons" schoolteacher Krabappel : EDNA
51. Plague : PEST
53. Plague : AIL

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