New York Times, Monday, August 9, 1999

Author: Elizabeth C. Gorski
Editor: Will Shortz
Elizabeth C. Gorski
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQWXYZ} This is puzzle # 43 for Ms. Gorski. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1999, The New York Times
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1. They're honored in May : MOMS
5. Hokey stuff : CORN
9. Great reviews : RAVES
14. ___ vera : ALOE
15. Nondairy spread : OLEO
16. Remove from a disk : ERASE
17. Turner in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame : TINA
18. Five cents a minute, say : RATE
19. Partner of effect : CAUSE
20. Temporary town during the Depression : HOOVERVILLE
23. Put on : DON
24. "Für ___" (Beethoven dedication) : ELISE
25. Errand runner : AIDE
27. Capital of Spain : MADRID
30. Hollow pastry : POPOVER
33. Ostrich's kin : EMU
34. Bubbly drinks : SODAS
37. French delicacy : TRIPE
38. Miniature ___ : GOLF
40. Get-well program : REHAB
42. Bubbly drinks : ALES
43. City on the Rhone : ARLES
45. Hand-dyed fabric : BATIK
47. Attorney F. ___ Bailey : LEE
48. Home makers : NESTERS
50. Readiest for picking : RIPEST
52. Start of Caesar's boast : VENI
53. Greek sorceress : MEDEA
55. "Star Wars: The Phantom Menace" boy : ANI
57. Divorce, informally : SPLITSVILLE
62. Stringed instrument : CELLO
64. Hurt : ACHE
65. Coral ___ : REEF
66. Floor layer : TILER
67. Genealogical work : TREE
68. The "U" of CPU : UNIT
69. Coasters : SLEDS
70. Auctioneer's closing word : SOLD
71. Gridiron option : PASS
1. A calculator assists with it : MATH
2. Hodgepodge : OLIO
3. Pre-stereo : MONO
4. Pitching great Tom : SEAVER
5. Hallway : CORRIDOR
6. Several Norwegian kings : OLAVS
7. Knot again : RETIE
8. Sophisticated Coward : NOEL
9. Proof of purchase : RECEIPT
10. Coach Parseghian : ARA
11. Old-style entertainment : VAUDEVILLE
12. Old U.S. gas brand : ESSO
13. Spotted : SEEN
21. Yalies : ELIS
22. China's ___-tse : LAO
26. "Dumb" girl of old comics : DORA
27. 1990's actress Ward : MEGAN
28. "That's ___!" : AMORE
29. It's boring, daddy-o : DULLSVILLE
30. H.S. junior's challenge : PSAT
31. Fencing swords : EPEES
32. VCR button : RESET
35. Young socialites : DEBS
36. "There you are!" : AHA
39. Big party : FETE
41. Preflight snack? : BIRDSEED
44. Burglar alarm features : SENSORS
46. Chicken ___ : KIEV
49. Tear : RIP
51. Join in twos : PAIRUP
53. Prefix with management : MICRO
54. Lucy's neighbor : ETHEL
55. "Macbeth" has five : ACTS
56. Singer Diamond : NEIL
58. Back muscles, for short : LATS
59. Singer Horne : LENA
60. Hawaiian gifts : LEIS
61. Newts : EFTS
63. Conducted : LED

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