New York Times, Saturday, September 12, 1998

Author: Daniel R. Stark
Editor: Will Shortz
Daniel R. Stark
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 31 Missing: {BQWXZ} This is puzzle # 15 for Mr. Stark. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1998, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Lift : RESCIND
8. Bright spot on a meteorological halo : MOONDOG
15. Willa Cather heroine : ANTONIA
16. Where Catalan is spoken : ANDORRA
17. Thought : IDEATED
18. Coppersmith's creation, e.g. : UTENSIL
19. Mind : SEETO
20. Wave on the Ebro : OLA
21. Undress : PEEL
22. Problems for parents : IMPS
23. Dixie drink : JULEP
25. Crescent : LUNE
26. Goose egg : NIL
27. Like tabloid writing : LURID
28. Like Rabelaisian writing : LUSTY
29. Screenwriter's creation : SCENARIO
31. Ballet follower : RUSSE
32. Psyche's lover : EROS
33. Remote option : MUTE
34. Speleologist : CAVER
36. Ignored : TUNEDOUT
40. Amorous advances, slangily : MOVES
41. Taxes : TRIES
42. ___ de coeur : CRI
43. Daminozide brand : ALAR
44. Popular strolling sites : PIERS
45. Half of a leaf : PAGE
46. Insignificant : SLIM
47. Word with jet or stand : INK
48. Shown : AIRED
49. Oater sights : SALOONS
51. It's irresistible : DESTINY
53. Dwell on : ITERATE
54. Amplify : ENHANCE
55. Kind of case : FEDERAL
56. Opposes : NAYSAYS
1. California ___ : RAISINS
2. Native : ENDEMIC
3. Tapering architectural feature : STEEPLE
4. Checkroom collection : COATS
5. Absorbed by : INTO
6. Never, on Sonntag : NIE
7. Party to many a camping trip : DAD
8. Hardly treated with kid gloves : MAULED
9. Ready : ONTAP
10. Epinicion : ODE
11. Stumped : NONPLUSED
12. "The King's Stilts" author : DRSEUSS
13. East, in Ecuador : ORIENTE
14. Proof place : GALLEY
20. Collage : OLIO
23. Court figure : JUROR
24. "Mitla Pass" author : URIS
27. Household deities : LARES
28. Some chordophones : LUTES
30. Raven's remark : NEVERMORE
31. Futhark units : RUNES
33. ___ Woods National Monument : MUIR
34. Arrange the sheets : COLLATE
35. Helped : AVAILED
36. Tough going : TREK
37. Egg-shaped instrument : OCARINA
38. Need for speed : URGENCY
39. Decorates 60's-style : TIEDYES
40. Annapurna is one : MASSIF
41. Glitter : TINSEL
44. Martín Alonso Pinzón's ship : PINTA
45. They're pocketed in delis : PITAS
48. Far from ruddy : ASHY
50. Shell requisite : OAR
51. ___ mother : DEN
52. "Dan August" actress Hartmann : ENA

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