Mel Taub
Mel Taub

NY Times, Sun, Mar 21, 1999 PUNS AND ANAGRAMS

Author:Mel Taub
Editor:Will Shortz
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: , Blocks: 31, Across Lite

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© 1999, The New York Times
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1. Man with you and Lee : EMANUEL
8. Br. fool : BRASS
13. Pressing need for niece, 10, e.g. : EXIGENCE
14. O, a pure woman of Greek myth : EUROPA
16. Cold storage : NASALCONGESTION
18. Mrs. Landlady rents them : RMS
19. Ellen reads her column : LANDERS
20. Place to take notes in biology : LOG
21. Sacred bull of Pisa : APIS
23. Appropriately, Edgar Allan and Eliot : POETS
24. Edna Borge, e.g. : DANE
25. Grounds for intrigue : PLOTS
27. Rim of medical technology : MRI
28. With which to beep for grape : PAGER
29. Taking over of neat N.Y.C. property : TENANCY
31. Author of five rarest Poppins books : TRAVERS
33. One for the road : MAP
34. Cupid's newsmaking middle name : UPI
35. I'd alarm him at sea : ADMIRAL
39. During which one can rest : TRANCES
43. Not d' file : DRANK
44. Cafeteria center : ETE
46. Biscuit for the Coens : SCONE
47. She hit the road : DORA
48. Fifty songs : LAIRS
50. As regards Erin : INRE
51. Tome's beginning : EPI
52. U.S.A., Rita finds, is far from here : AUSTRIA
54. See commercial : CAD
55. "I love you," in French, e.g. : ROMANCELANGUAGE
58. A burp's not up to snuff : SUBPAR
59. One who works on metal but never rag : ENGRAVER
60. Patisserie treat : TARTE
61. Undid paternity? : DESIRED
1. For eel, a 10 p.m. specimen : EXAMPLE
2. Ambassador Simon is on one : MISSION
3. A leader no matter how you look at it : AGA
4. She sounds like a ringer : NELL
5. Open up can : UNCAP
6. Concern of my C.E.O., no? : ECONOMY
7. Ellen Reed is drawing a lot of interest : LENDER
8. Bees are likely to get drunk on them : BEERS
9. U.S.S.R. native : RUSS
10. Official's fake first name? : ART
11. Goalie's stain : SOILAGE
12. Old lover who used no prose : SPOONER
13. Carried away, pet ran : ENRAPT
15. Tees off on ranges : ANGERS
17. Every other position in guest list. Understand? : GETIT
22. It's a man of endurance : STAMINA
24. Can 507 paintings be his? : DAVINCI
26. It ranks as a Carroll creature : SNARK
28. A thousand leaving the pampas with them : PAPAS
30. One familiar with salary cap : CPA
32. Murray may go to play : RUR
35. Snakes that can't multiply? : ADDERS
36. Not one of our top 500 students : DROPOUT
37. Rib mama about instrument : MARIMBA
38. Flat piece of paper : LEASE
39. Geological area for a renter : TERRANE
40. Where a prison escapee hides out : CONCAVE
41. Furious grandee : ENRAGED
42. He plants cedar, it is said : SEEDER
45. Named idle tease : TITLED
48. It's cruel and filthy : LUCRE
49. Follows musical signs : SINGS
52. Short course for a Cole : ANAT
53. Kind of culture : AGRI
56. Natl. rap month : APR
57. Old land where Jaguar ended up? : UAR
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