New York Times, Friday, September 12, 1997

Author: Chuck Deodene
Editor: Will Shortz
Chuck Deodene
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 66, Blocks: 34 Missing: {KQWXYZ} This is puzzle # 19 for Mr. Deodene. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1997, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Honey badger : RATEL
6. Drivel : CLAPTRAP
14. École attendee : ELEVE
15. Vacation footage, e.g. : HOMEMOVIE
17. Microscopist's reagent : STAIN
18. Smithsonian specialty : AMERICANA
19. Dixie desserts : PECANPIES
21. Cinnabar et al. : ORES
22. Shiraz resident : IRANIAN
23. Like some paint : LUCITE
25. Armenian President Levon ___-Petrosyan : TER
26. First name in humor : ERMA
28. L.A.-based petroleum giant : UNOCAL
29. D.C. summer hrs. : EDT
30. Freshman language course : LATINI
32. Stutters : ERS
33. Cafeteria wear : HAIRNET
34. Texas A & M rival : SMU
37. Register : ENLIST
38. Spotted amphibian : EFT
41. Egypt's ___ Church : COPTIC
43. Quarries : PITS
45. Windswept spot : TOR
46. Not aching : UNSORE
47. Marine phosphorescence : SEAFIRE
49. ___ Grande, Fla. : BOCA
50. Tropospheric current : JETSTREAM
52. San Antonio arena : ALAMODOME
55. 1964 #1 hit : RINGO
56. Energy-saving cooker : SOLAROVEN
57. Grant portrayer : ASNER
58. Most clement : GENTLEST
59. Jurors : PEERS
1. Timeout : RESPITE
2. Not in its original form : ALTERED
3. Server's trolley : TEACART
4. Lake Geneva spa : EVIAN
5. "Of Mice and Men" character : LENNIE
6. Flexible armor : CHAINMAIL
7. Togo's capital : LOME
8. Home of the N.C.A.A.'s Cyclones : AMES
9. According to : PER
10. Pa. nuke plant : TMI
11. Post-Baroque : ROCOCO
12. Profiteer's vice : AVARICE
13. It helps you get a grip : PINETAR
16. Canvas supports : EASELS
20. Lingo : PARLANCE
23. Crescent-shaped windows : LUNETTES
24. Module : UNIT
27. No longer anchored : ATRIP
31. Hard to brush off : INSISTENT
33. Scion : HEIR
34. Takes a dive : SCUBAS
35. "Hamlet" highlight : MONOLOG
36. Swank : UPSCALE
38. French philosopher Gilson : ETIENNE
39. One rummaging about : FORAGER
40. Aftershocks : TREMORS
42. Unanimously : TOAMAN
44. Despotic governor : SATRAP
48. Thick upholstery fabric : FRISE
50. Roman Zeus : JOVE
51. Scottish uncles : EMES
53. Scrap : ORT
54. It makes a lot of cents: Abbr. : DOL

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