New York Times, Saturday, September 4, 1999

Author: Brendan Emmett Quigley
Editor: Will Shortz
Brendan Emmett Quigley
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 66, Blocks: 39 Missing: {J} This is puzzle # 34 for Mr. Quigley. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1999, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Frisky ones : LAMBS
6. When some cycles occur : WASHDAY
13. Clarification starter : IMEAN
14. Sable coat? : CARPAINT
15. With 43-Across, small wagers : PENNY
16. Anxiety : WORRIMENT
17. It ends with Hector's funeral : ILIAD
18. Capital on the Jabbok : AMMAN
19. Self starter? : HER
20. "An Aperture Monograph" photographer : DIANEARBUS
22. Airport waiter? : TAXI
23. Sports contract issue : SALARYCAP
24. Jazz pianist with eight Grammys : COREA
25. N.Y.C. subway line : IRT
26. Bodybuilder's pride : QUADS
27. Sea : BRINY
30. Vitiates : HURTS
31. Caramel-topped desserts : FLANS
32. ___-Bo (exercise system) : TAE
33. Increase, with "up" : CRANK
34. Military strength : FIREPOWER
40. It may be picked : LOCK
41. Showbiz monthly : USMAGAZINE
42. Parrot's cry : AWK
43. See 15-Across : ANTES
44. They're on the move : GOERS
45. 1978 Woody Allen drama : INTERIORS
47. Part of a Woody Allen title : ANNIE
48. Some mast platforms : MAINTOPS
49. Great-___ : NIECE
50. Pulitzer poet Wallace : STEVENS
51. Seafood selection : SCROD
1. Structural components of cells : LIPIDS
2. "Un Ballo in maschera" heroine : AMELIA
3. Hireling : MENIAL
4. It has thick skin : BANANA
5. Emmy-winning TV host : SNYDER
6. Stretch, perhaps : WARMUP
7. Capital of Pas-de-Calais : ARRAS
8. Specialty of some doctors : SPIN
9. Mugger? : HAM
10. Irreconcilables : DIEHARDS
11. Some wings : ANNEXES
12. Powder used in television tubes : YTTRIA
14. See 16-Down : COMBAT
16. Sound heard during 14-Down : WARCRY
21. 16th letters in Hebrew : AYINS
22. Exactly : TOAT
24. Man behaving badly : CUR
26. His crew nicknamed him "Old Yellowstain" : QUEEG
27. Phrase on some invitations : BLACKTIE
28. Noisome : RANK
29. Cartridge filler : INK
30. Press hard : HARASS
31. View disapprovingly : FROWNAT
32. Meet people : TIMERS
33. Insurance work : CLAIMS
34. Shutterbugs' concerns : FSTOPS
35. Ancient Romans, e.g. : PAGANS
36. Like fresh air : OZONIC
37. Frank : WIENER
38. Donizetti's Lord ___ Ashton : ENRICO
39. Tend to, as a bad lawn : RESEED
41. Kind of jack : UNION
43. Galería de ___ : ARTE
46. Letter carrier?: Abbr. : ENV

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