New York Times, Friday, September 10, 1999

Author: Dana Motley
Editor: Will Shortz
Dana Motley
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 33 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 4 for Ms. Motley. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Turns tail? : WAGS
5. Beef : GRIPE
10. Letter opener? : FLAP
14. Offended : HURT
15. Gyrocompass component : ROTOR
16. 1950's pinup queen ___ St. Cyr : LILI
17. Sinus, e.g. : ITER
18. Tied : EVENSTEVEN
20. Father's quarters : MONASTERY
22. "The Bostonians" star, 1984 : REEVE
23. Capital near an earthquake zone : ANKARA
24. Kind of cow : SACRED
25. Hard to pin down : DODGY
27. Fight : STRIVE
29. Cat Nation members : ERIES
30. Article in Der Spiegel : EINE
31. They're uncertain : IFS
34. One with a tab in a bar : BEERCAN
37. Old-fashioned name for Warsaw's land : POLONIA
39. Lookout point : TOR
40. Quite a card : RIOT
42. Egg producer : OVARY
43. It may fly in legends : CARPET
45. Bud, botanically speaking : GEMMA
46. Live in : OCCUPY
49. Conductor Toscanini : ARTURO
51. Prepare, as mushrooms : SAUTE
52. Produce preserver : SCARECROW
55. Surfing milieu : CYBERSPACE
57. Presidential administration : OATH
58. They're good for tricks : ACES
59. Like some furniture : OAKEN
60. Reno, for one: Abbr. : ATTY
61. Lull : REST
62. Extract : WREST
63. D. H. Lawrence's retreat : TAOS
1. Vagary : WHIM
2. One with a painted body : AUTO
3. Military specialist : GRENADIER
4. New face : STRANGER
5. She played Anna in "Anna Karenina" : GRETA
6. Rolling stones : ROVERS
7. Rehearse : ITERATE
8. Small liqueur glass : PONY
9. Trauma ctrs. : ERS
10. Take to the cleaners : FLEECE
11. It may be donated : LIVER
12. Anacin alternative : ALEVE
13. Carried a torch (for) : PINED
19. Globetrotter's presentation : TRAVELOGUE
21. Storied locale : SKYSCRAPER
24. ___-Soviet relations : SINO
25. Chapter 11 concern : DEBT
26. Dessert item since 1912 : OREO
28. Upholstery uglifier : RIP
31. Beatrice, to Dante : INAMORATA
32. Business : FIRM
33. ___ prayer for : SAYA
35. Gossamer : AIRY
36. Alphabet trio : NOP
38. Chesterfield, e.g. : OVERCOAT
41. Item served with punch : TEACAKE
43. Category in a baby contest : CUTEST
44. Does tec work : TRACES
46. Screenwriter's dream : OSCAR
47. Mystic Edgar : CAYCE
48. Cheese units : CUBES
50. QB Dilfer : TRENT
52. Ready for a fight : SPAR
53. Number after sette : OTTO
54. Reasons : WHYS
56. Animal going to market, maybe : SOW

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