New York Times, Wednesday, August 4, 1999

Author: Richard Silvestri
Editor: Will Shortz
Richard Silvestri
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FJQ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 83 for Mr. Silvestri. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1999, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Proof annotation : STET
5. Resting : ABED
9. Stretch of land : TRACT
14. Common greeting : WAVE
15. Drone, e.g. : MALE
16. Ringing response : HELLO
17. Line of symmetry : AXIS
18. Mrs. Peel of "The Avengers" : EMMA
19. Mystery writer's award : EDGAR
20. Precious rock star? : MILTONBERYL
23. Salt's "sí" : AYE
24. Slash-flanking words : ANDOR
25. There's one at home : UMP
27. Max. opposite : MIN
30. That objeto : ESO
31. Royal German : KAISER
35. A Loos woman : ANITA
37. Two before two? : ZERO
40. You, formerly : THEE
41. Brittle rock star? : MAXIMILIANSHALE
44. In a while : ANON
45. Sell : VEND
46. Lew of Dr. Kildare fame : AYRES
47. Iroquois Confederacy member : SENECA
49. School of thought : ISM
51. Fab leader? : PRE
52. Cain was the first : SON
53. Winter warmer : COCOA
55. Casino area : PIT
58. Hard rock star? : CARYGRANITE
63. Unawares : ABACK
65. Plot piece : ACRE
66. Fair beater : GOOD
67. The Brady Bunch mom : CAROL
68. Burger side : SLAW
69. Mouthful of moonshine : SWIG
70. Economic lifeblood : TRADE
71. A-lines' lines : HEMS
72. Scheherazade specialty : TALE
1. Did the butterfly : SWAM
2. Prepare to fly : TAXI
3. Santana's "___ Ways" : EVIL
4. Seed coat : TESTA
5. Recompense : AMENDS
6. Dupe : BAMBOOZLE
7. Bugs bugs him : ELMER
8. Cherished : DEAR
9. Actress Todd of "Monkey Business" : THELMA
10. Badly chafed : RED
11. Water growth : ALGA
12. Modeling material : CLAY
13. Dashed : TORE
21. A wee hour : ONEAM
22. Sgt. Preston's beat : YUKON
26. Concise : PITHY
27. Half a pop quartet : MAMAS
28. Pointless : INANE
29. Stager of a 1968 political comeback : NIXON
32. On the dot : SHARP
33. Conger catcher : EELER
34. Baseball's Little Colonel : REESE
36. Points at the dinner table : TINES
38. Hamburger's one : EIN
39. Ship-to-shore communication : RADIOGRAM
42. One of Donald's exes : IVANA
43. Mead subject : SAMOA
48. Certain shell : COCKLE
50. Twisty items : SCREWS
53. Washing machine phase : CYCLE
54. Apprehensive feeling : ANGST
55. Agreement : PACT
56. Building beam : IBAR
57. The O'Hara place : TARA
59. Talc target : RASH
60. Big Ten school : IOWA
61. Plug away : TOIL
62. Competitive advantage : EDGE
64. Letters on a package : COD

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