New York Times, Saturday, September 26, 1998

Author: Jerry Ferguson
Editor: Will Shortz
Gerald R. Ferguson
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 30 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 20 for Mr. Ferguson. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1998, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Annual P.G.A. Tour event : SKINSGAME
10. Hosiery material : LISLE
15. Long hours : NINETOSIX
16. Beeweed, e.g. : ASTER
17. One who goes for the gold? : ALCHEMIST
18. City in northeast Texas : PLANO
19. Like cornrows : PLAITED
20. Some teas : BLENDS
21. Raccoon : TREEBEAR
24. Irritates : CHAFES
28. Cold developments : REDNOSES
32. ___ in on (moved toward) : HOMED
33. Yellow-belly : FRAIDYCAT
34. New York and ___ Railroad, started in 1832 : ERIE
35. Germ ___ (chromosome locale) : PLASM
36. Museo displays : ARTE
37. Decorator's canful : WALLPAINT
39. Knight sight? : PLUME
40. Wasn't decisive : SEESAWED
41. Pretended to be : SEEMED
42. Enterprise, e.g. : STARSHIP
44. Torturer : SADIST
47. Journeyman's teacher : ARTISAN
52. "Don Carlos" princess : EBOLI
53. Participate (in) : HAVEAROLE
55. White poplar : ABELE
56. Alley availability : OPENLANES
57. St. ___ Falls, Mich. : MARYS
58. Marathoner's woe, maybe : SOREKNEES
1. It may be cold : SNAP
2. Extinguish : KILL
3. Manco Capac, e.g. : INCA
4. RC Cola brand : NEHI
5. Marked for inclusion : STETTED
6. Tediously stupid persons, in slang : GOMERS
7. "Love Me Do" vis-à-vis "P.S. I Love You" : ASIDE
8. Musical notes : MIS
9. Certain phone no. : EXT
10. Deer herding area : LAPLAND
11. Lake Superior attraction : ISLEROYALE
12. Cartoonist Drake : STAN
13. Have an interest in interest : LEND
14. Piccadilly Circus statue : EROS
20. Obscure : BEDIM
22. Legman's list : ERRANDS
23. Antichrist, in Revelation, with "the" : BEAST
24. Has a plug : CHEWS
25. Dike, Eunomia and Irene : HORAE
26. Miss by ___ : AMILE
27. Is mildly embarrassed : FEELSSILLY
29. Rugby formation : SCRUM
30. Wonderland phrase : EATME
31. Knight mare? : STEED
33. Ace : FLIER
35. Handle roughly : PAWAT
38. Pushovers : PATSIES
39. Certain motivator : PEPTALK
41. Nadia Boulanger's "La ___" : SIRENE
43. "The Dolly Sisters" co-star : HAVER
44. Petticoat junction? : SEAM
45. Coptic bishop's title : ABBA
46. Hardly a side-liner : DOER
48. 1979 revolution site : IRAN
49. Loudness unit : SONE
50. Nautical adverb : ALEE
51. Dull finish? : NESS
53. Xmas sounds : HOS
54. V-mail address : APO

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