Frank Longo
Frank Longo

NY Times, Sun, Oct 03, 1999 DIAGRAMLESS

Author:Frank Longo
Editor:Will Shortz
Rows: 17, Columns: 17, Words: , Blocks: 63, Across Lite
Notepad: This diagramless is 17 squares wide by 17 squares deep and has left/right symmetry. 1-Across begins in the fourth square of the top row.
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© 1999, The New York Times
Across Down
1. "Bam!" : KAPOW
6. Sen. Goldwater : BARRY
11. Reduced in price : ONSALE
12. Didn't cook at home : ATEOUT
14. Not quit early (like 69-, 74- and 75-Across?) : GOTHEDISTANCE
16. Supplement : ADDTO
18. Football's Merlin : OLSEN
19. Weigher : SCALE
22. Dregs : LEES
23. Feedbag tidbit : OAT
24. Sizzling serves : ACES
25. Massachusetts' Cape ___ : ANN
26. On top of each other (like 69-, 74- and 75-Across?) : STACKEDUP
32. Agitated, with "up" : HET
33. Vintner's barrel : WINECASK
35. Stamp officially, as a document : NOTARIZE
37. Lords' residences : MANORS
38. Gloria Estefan, e.g. : LATINA
39. Make every effort (like 69-, 74- and 75-Across?) : STOPATNOTHING
43. Cool, old-style : HEP
44. They have strings attached : YOYOS
45. Taboo suffix for feminists : ESS
46. Massage : RUB
48. Slangy assent : YEP
49. Buffalo-to-Syracuse dir. : ENE
50. Tricycle rider : TOT
53. ___ green : PEA
55. Tosspot : SOT
56. Upsilon follower : PHI
59. ___ jiffy : INA
60. Fetter : ENCHAIN
64. NASA vehicle : LEM
65. CVI halved : LIII
67. Legendary body snatcher : GHOUL
68. O.K. Corral figure : EARP
69. Drink with tequila, rum, vodka and gin : LONGISLANDICEDTEA
74. Home design specialist : INTERIORDECORATOR
75. Regulation of a computer network, e.g. : SYSTEMSMANAGEMENT
1. Shoelace problems : KNOTS
2. Regarding : ASTO
3. "Hogwash!" : PAH
4. Margarine : OLEO
5. Marriage : WEDLOCK
6. Like the metric system : BASETEN
7. Memo abbr. : ATTN
8. Stephen of "The Crying Game" : REA
9. Silver and Howard : RONS
10. State flower of New Mexico : YUCCA
11. He rhymed "prodigality" with "waspitality" : OGDENNASH
13. Lessons : TEACHINGS
15. Author Dinesen : ISAK
16. "There oughta be ___!" : ALAW
17. Jeans cloth : DENIM
20. Gibbons of TV talk : LEEZA
21. Villa d'___ : ESTE
26. Grab with a spoon : SCOOPUP
27. Baseball field cover : TARP
28. Analyze, as ore : ASSAY
29. Chowderheads : DOLTS
30. Salt lake site : UTAH
31. "ER" extra : PATIENT
34. Go into : ENTER
36. Use a finger bowl : RINSE
40. Gift from Santa : TOY
41. "Science Guy" on PBS : NYE
42. "Alley ___" : OOP
47. Flower bed frequenter : BEE
49. Years and years : EON
50. "Coca Cola Cowboy" singer : TILLIS
51. Like bialys : ONIONY
52. Besmirches : TAINTS
54. Whites, to Hispanics : ANGLOS
55. Glass ingredient : SILICA
56. Missouri feeder : PLATTE
57. Immediately following this : HEREON
58. Bestow : IMPART
61. Bracelet adornment : CHARM
62. Accord producer : HONDA
63. "The Age of Anxiety" poet : AUDEN
66. "___ the picture" : IGET
68. Wax-coated cheese : EDAM
70. High dudgeon : IRE
71. Actor Alastair : SIM
72. Gear tooth : COG
73. Afore : ERE

Answer summary: 7 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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