New York Times, Thursday, August 3, 2000

Author: Bob Sefick
Editor: Will Shortz
Bob Sefick
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34 Missing: {FJQZ} This is puzzle # 10 for Mr. Sefick. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2000, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Best-selling female writer of 1922 : EMILYPOST
10. Temper : IRISH
15. Place for hand-holding? : GAMETABLE
16. Fifty minutes past : TENTO
17. Bridge dream : GRANDSLAM
18. Ninnies : ASSES
19. Arm of the U.N., e.g. : AGCY
20. Red sushi fish : TAI
21. Magician's hiding place : SLEEVE
22. New deal : RESALE
24. Baseball dream : NOHITTER
26. Missile's trajectory : ARC
28. Agreement : PACT
29. Golf dream : HOLEINONE
34. Fuzz : LINT
38. Ticket category : ADULT
39. Compose : PEN
40. New York Life competitor : AETNA
41. Soccer star Mia : HAMM
42. Gridiron dream : TOUCHDOWN
44. Star turns : SOLI
47. One of the Ewings, on "Dallas" : PAM
48. Hockey dream : HATTRICK
52. Crone : SEAHAG
57. Eastern hospice : IMARET
58. Exclamation of impatience : YAH
60. Capitol feature : DOME
61. Dot on a computer screen : PIXEL
62. Pinochle dream : DOUBLERUN
64. Uses : PLIES
65. "Man, that's fun!" : ITSABLAST
66. Spanish direction : OESTE
67. Big Sunday dinners, maybe : POTROASTS
1. Actress Samantha : EGGAR
2. "The Simpsons" character : MARGE
3. Popular computers : IMACS
4. Austrian-born Tony winner, 1955 : LENYA
5. Stock page abbr. : YTD
6. Part just above a horse's hoof : PASTERN
7. Syllables before "Di" and "Da" in a Beatles song : OBLA
8. Assassinated : SLAIN
9. Pro ___ : TEM
10. Leaning to the right? : ITALIC
11. Moved : RESETTLED
12. Where many an island is found : INSET
13. Computer pioneer Wozniak : STEVE
14. Car wash employee : HOSER
21. ___ Na Na : SHA
23. Café additive : LAIT
25. Police order : OPENUP
27. Liturgical language : COPTIC
29. "So there!" : HAH
30. Harem room : ODA
31. ___ and Abner, old comedy duo : LUM
32. Horror film locale : ELMSTREET
33. Modern : NEO
35. "Am ___ blame?" : ITO
36. Cap'n's heading : NNW
37. Whip but good : TAN
40. "Alas!" : AHME
43. Feature of many a hotel event : CASHBAR
45. "You'll regret it otherwise!" : ORELSE
46. Soused : LIT
48. A big body in Africa : HIPPO
49. ___ a minute : AMILE
50. Street fleet : TAXIS
51. Japan's capital until 1868 : KYOTO
53. Writer ___ Rogers St. Johns : ADELA
54. They're popular in Israeli circles : HORAS
55. "___ to Avoid" (1966 hit) : AMUST
56. Sign on a saloon door : GENTS
59. Locale of Vict. and N.S.W. : AUST
62. Party preparation : DIP
63. Wall St. action : LBO

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