New York Times, Friday, September 1, 2000

Author: Joe DiPietro
Editor: Will Shortz
Joe DiPietro
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 30 Missing: {JQVXZ} This is puzzle # 37 for Mr. DiPietro. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2000, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Reviewed : BRUSHEDUP
10. Colorful squawker : MACAW
15. Where the Wildcats play : RUPPARENA
16. Building material : ADOBE
17. Like some immunological agents : ANTIGENIC
18. Join securely : TENON
19. Pour ___ : ITON
20. Cordwood measure : STERE
22. He was well-preserved : TUT
23. 1941 Oscar-winner Crisp : DONALD
26. Oil source : SOY
27. First N.L.'er to hit 500 homers : OTT
28. Late risers : LIEABEDS
31. Mysterious visitor : UFO
32. Like some decisions : LASTMINUTE
35. Interest, slangily : GRAB
36. Free from limits : UNCAP
37. Great leveler : TNT
38. Allotment : PIECE
39. Like some decisions : SNAP
40. On the same page, so to speak : LIKEMINDED
42. Pro ___ : TEM
43. Ready to deliver? : LABORING
44. Abbr. on a gauge : AMP
45. Follower of "Rocky" or "Superman" : III
46. Unfair hiring : AGEISM
50. Invoice amount : FEE
51. Cause of some stomachaches : ECOLI
54. It may be skipped : ROPE
55. Napoleons' relatives : TARTS
57. Alienates : TURNSAWAY
60. At attention : ERECT
61. Protect from bugs : INOCULATE
62. Wave catcher? : RADIO
63. It helps you take off the top : CANOPENER
1. Place for a ribbon : BRAID
2. Total : RUNTO
3. Author Sinclair : UPTON
4. Painful piercing : SPINALTAP
5. Hardly a nymph : HAG
6. "___ he drove out of sight..." : ERE
7. Wolves' creations : DENS
8. Graduation mark : UNIT
9. Bellwether : PACESETTER
10. Reading buddies? : MATEYS
11. Cooler cooler : ADE
12. Like some seats : CONTOURED
13. One-eighty : ABOUTFACE
14. Retired : WENTTOBED
21. Was contingent (on) : RODE
24. Favor one side? : LIMP
25. Opus ___ (work of God) : DEI
29. Protection from bugs : ANTIBIOTIC
30. Swindle : BUNKO
32. More than want : LUSTAFTER
33. Half a noted comedy duo : ANNEMEARA
34. Played tag, e.g. : SCAMPERED
35. Mixer : GINGERALE
38. Striking sound : PING
40. Of the flock : LAIC
41. Frank's third : MIA
43. Misinforms : LIESTO
47. Buffalo Bill, e.g. : IOWAN
48. Avalanche : SPATE
49. Nicholas who wrote "The Seven-Per-Cent Solution" : MEYER
52. Isabel Allende's "Eva ___" : LUNA
53. Smooth : IRON
56. Big inits. in cable : TCI
58. Kind of mil. club : NCO
59. Eat : SUP

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