New York Times, Thursday, January 8, 1998

Author: Nancy S. Ross
Editor: Will Shortz
Nancy S. Ross
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {KQWXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 47 for Ms. Ross. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Places for pickles : JARS
5. Vanzetti's partner in anarchy : SACCO
10. Slowdowns : LAGS
14. Have ___ in one's bonnet : ABEE
15. Without extra toppings : PLAIN
16. Suffix with Saturn : ALIA
17. 1904 La Scala premiere : MADAMABUTTERFLY
20. Angle type : ACUTE
21. Purpose : USE
22. A bunch : LOADS
23. 1896 Teatro Regio premiere : LABOHEME
25. Deep-six : CAN
26. "Whether ___ nobler..." : TIS
27. Surreptitiously thwart : SANDBAG
31. Friendly : GENIAL
35. Ending with cloth or cash : IER
36. Island close to Mull : IONA
37. Like Lex Luthor : EVIL
38. Duck down : EIDER
40. Abbr. in many org. names : NATL
41. Round home : NEST
42. Stat. that's good when low : ERA
43. Albéniz piano masterpiece : IBERIA
45. Theseus abandoned her : ARIADNE
47. Sci-fi's Lester ___ Rey : DEL
48. Undergrad degs. : BAS
49. 1926 La Scala premiere : TURANDOT
54. Corday's victim : MARAT
57. Physics unit : OHM
58. Silents actress Talmadge : NORMA
59. Theme of this puzzle : OPERASBYPUCCINI
62. By : NEAR
63. Shakespearean hero : TIMON
64. Neat as ___ : APIN
65. Where the Storting sits : OSLO
66. Kind of pad : STENO
67. Aspiring atty.'s exam : LSAT
1. Actor Malcolm-___ Warner : JAMAL
2. Ropemaking fiber : ABACA
3. Fix, as a soundtrack : REDUB
4. Defense grp. abolished in 1977 : SEATO
5. Where some losers hang out : SPA
6. Picture holders : ALBUMS
7. Bring about : CAUSE
8. Write up, as a speeder : CITE
9. Hamilton's prov. : ONT
10. 1917 Monte Carlo premiere : LARONDINE
11. Italian car, briefly : ALFA
12. Apply gold leaf to : GILD
13. Comes out with : SAYS
18. Israel Philharmonic director : MEHTA
19. Dash : ELAN
24. Actress Atkins et al. : EILEENS
25. Aircraft ___ : CARRIER
27. Discern : SEE
28. Big pig : BOAR
29. Oppositionist : ANTI
30. Benefit, often : GALA
31. Rowlands of "Gloria" : GENA
32. Unceasingly : EVER
33. Not yet final, legally : NISI
34. 1918 Met premiere : ILTABARRO
35. First Lady in 1900 : IDA
39. Hot blood : IRE
44. Not rosé : BLANC
46. Contents of some banks : DATA
47. Attack verbally : DUMPON
49. Stew seasoning : THYME
50. Diet : NOCAL
51. Tap problems : DRIPS
52. ___ vincit amor : OMNIA
53. Sully : TAINT
54. Like old records : MONO
55. Fossey's fascination : APES
56. True-to-life : REAL
57. Notice in passing : OBIT
60. Blvds. : STS
61. Tres less dos : UNO

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