New York Times, Wednesday, September 15, 1999

Author: Thomas W. Schier
Editor: Will Shortz
Thomas W. Schier
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {BJKQZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 26 for Mr. Schier. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1999, The New York Times
Across Down
1. False "handle" : ALIAS
6. Tag along : COME
10. Window-___ : SHOP
14. Freetown currency unit : LEONE
15. Western Samoa's capital : APIA
16. Go in the water just a little way : WADE
17. ___ good faith : ACTIN
18. Carry on : RANT
19. Confess openly : AVOW
20. Start of a question : WHATDOPRISONERS
23. Found a new tenant for : RELET
24. "What's more..." : AND
25. Arid expanse : SAHARA
28. Wood furniture worker : STAINER
32. Bio bit : AGE
33. "Animal House" house : FRAT
36. The Donald's first ex : IVANA
37. Engine sounds : ROARS
40. Middle of the question : USE
41. Splits apart : RENDS
42. Square (with) : AGREE
43. Doctrines : ISMS
45. Top off : CAP
46. Odd-shaped figure : NONAGON
48. Sports surprises : UPSETS
51. Rarer than rare : RAW
52. Nouveau ___ : RICHE
54. End of the question (Rearrange the circled letters for the answer) : TOCALLEACHOTHER
61. N.Y.S.E. competitor : AMEX
62. Seaside bird : ERNE
63. Alamogordo's county : OTERO
64. In the 50's or 60's, say : COOL
65. "I did it!" : TADA
66. Unearthly : EERIE
67. Hoover hookup : HOSE
68. Charon's river : STYX
69. "Oui" and "sí" : YESES
1. What there oughta be : ALAW
2. Poland's Walesa : LECH
3. Scintilla : IOTA
4. "Peer Gynt" dancer : ANITRA
5. Fax originator : SENDER
6. ___ diem : CARPE
7. Eyeball benders : OPART
8. Tiny car : MINI
9. Bothers incessantly : EATSAT
10. Graceful pool entrance : SWANDIVE
11. Moneyed one : HAVE
12. Meaning of wavy lines, in the comics : ODOR
13. Seats with kneelers : PEWS
21. Norway's patron saint : OLAF
22. Studio sign : ONAIR
25. See-through wrap : SARAN
26. Suffix on bygone nightclub names : AGOGO
27. "Sunset Boulevard" Tony winner George : HEARN
28. Florist's cutting : STEM
29. "Eraserhead" star Jack : NANCE
30. "This foolishness must ___ once!" : ENDAT
31. Coarse tools : RASPS
34. Completely botch : RUIN
35. Fool : ASS
38. Differential gear's spot : REARAXLE
39. George of "Just Shoot Me" : SEGAL
44. So great : SUCH
47. Wise kids? : OWLETS
49. "Rats!" : PHOOEY
50. Soft seat : SETTEE
52. Lecherous : RANDY
53. Mountaineer's tool : ICEAX
54. Dash gauge : TACH
55. Melville novel : OMOO
56. Boardroom V.I.P.'s : CEOS
57. Part of Q.E.D. : ERAT
58. Half a matched set : HERS
59. Put-in-Bay's lake : ERIE
60. Fictitious Richard et al. : ROES

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