New York Times, Thursday, September 7, 2000

Author: Manny Nosowsky
Editor: Will Shortz
Manny Nosowsky
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JPXZ} This is puzzle # 115 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. "A miss ___ good..." : ISAS
5. "Excuse me..." : AHEM
9. Swindler, slangily : GANEF
14. Hardly the pick of the litter : RUNT
15. When said three times, a W.W. II movie : TORA
16. Prayer starter : OLORD
17. Utah ski resort : ALTA
18. Like many an I.R.A. : ROLLEDOVER
20. Octet's peculiarity? : QUIRKOFEIGHT
22. Year in Justinian I's reign : DLII
23. Happy baby talk : GOOGOO
27. "Et tu, Brute?," e.g.? : QUESTIONOFACT
30. Scene of W.W. I fighting : MEUSE
32. Well-behaved : GOOD
33. Writer-critic Hentoff : NAT
34. Biol. course : ANAT
35. Cast : FLING
37. Eyeball : OGLE
38. Night off for Scheherazade? : MII
39. Norwegian hero : OLAV
40. Cause fuzzy vision : BLEAR
41. One who babbles "baa, baa"? : MANOFEWEWORDS
45. On the move : ACTIVE
46. "Perfectly clear, man!" : IDIG
47. What pollution in the Sargasso Sea may lead to? : LACKOFEELING
53. Do an autumn job : RAKELEAVES
56. Imitation butter : OLEO
57. Hokkaido port : OTARU
58. ___ Diner : MELS
59. It may be polished : RICE
60. Like sudden-death playoffs : TENSE
61. "Dragonwyck" author Seton : ANYA
62. Gabs : YAKS
1. Modern site of ancient Nineveh : IRAQ
2. Officer in the original "Star Trek" : SULU
3. Not a pro : ANTI
4. Hoagy Carmichael classic : STARDUST
5. For three: Fr. : ATROIS
6. Walk : HOOFIT
7. ___ Stanley Gardner : ERLE
8. Bamako is its capital : MALI
9. Divinity : GODHOOD
10. Many : ALOTOF
11. Election time: Abbr. : NOV
12. Before, once : ERE
13. N.Y.C.'s ___ Drive : FDR
19. Cold weather drink : EGGNOG
21. "The Twittering Machine" artist : KLEE
24. Destination of some pilgrims : GANGES
25. City SSE of Gainesville : OCALA
26. Web-footed swimmer : OTTER
27. Like many an English inn : QUAINT
28. "Uncle!" : IGIVE
29. Suffix with ball : OON
30. Bambino watcher : MAMMA
31. Granddaddy of all computers : ENIAC
35. Bamboozle : FLEECE
36. Barrister's concern : LAW
37. June 14 display : OLDGLORY
39. Useful : OFVALUE
40. High-calorie cheese : BRIE
42. Defunct Texas team : OILERS
43. Uxorial : WIFELY
44. Where Leon Trotsky grew up : ODESSA
48. ___ Sutra : KAMA
49. Cooker : OVEN
50. Hip bones : ILIA
51. Chain site : NECK
52. Operates : GOES
53. Become unusable : ROT
54. Took the cake? : ATE
55. Neb. neighbor : KAN

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