New York Times, Saturday, October 17, 1998

Author: Bryant White
Editor: Will Shortz
Bryant White
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 38 Missing: {BFJQX} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 39 for Mr. White. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. "Is there anyone here I haven't offended?" comic : SAHL
5. 1990's cartoon Dr. : KATZ
9. Really want : CRAVE
14. It may be fixed : IDEA
15. British poet laureate, 1715-18 : ROWE
16. Keep getting Mad? : RENEW
17. Not well-articulated : MISSPOKEN
19. Guess : OPINE
20. Skull and crossbones : POISONINDICATOR
22. It might be on the corner : STORE
23. Part of OOO : TAC
24. Alpo alternative : IAMS
25. "Shoot" : ASK
26. Fabulous winged dragon : WYVERN
28. Quick : APT
30. Weed killer : HOE
31. Discombobulated : ATSEA
35. Deceive : LIETO
38. Powers that be : INS
39. "Don't give me that!" : PSHAW
40. "Belling the Cat" author : AESOP
41. Astro or Asta, e.g. : PET
42. James Whitcomb Riley's "___ I Went Mad" : ERE
43. Kajar dynasty's domain : PERSIA
45. Int. disclosure : APR
47. Oeillade : OGLE
50. BBC competitor : ITN
51. Messy places : STIES
53. Jolly Roger : HOOKSPIRATESHIP
57. Pool problem : ALGAE
58. Leaseholds : TENANCIES
59. Catherine de Médicis, e.g. : REINE
60. Danish king who conquered England: Var. : CNUT
61. The Cyclopes' workplace : ETNA
62. Stockpile : AMASS
63. Perfect : HONE
64. Rush-hour rarity : SEAT
1. Ninny : SIMP
2. "See ya!" : ADIOS
3. Hangs back : HESITATES
4. Catches, in a way : LASSOS
5. Monetary unit being replaced by the euro : KRONE
6. Golfer Isao : AOKI
7. Blackjack : TWENTYONEINRENO
8. Zoroastrian scriptures : ZENDAVESTA
9. Big-mouthed critter : CROC
10. Puts on a new coat : REPAINTS
11. Santa ___ : ANITA
12. Hate : VENOM
13. Ablutionary vessels : EWERS
18. Legislative largess : PORK
21. Put away : ICE
26. Finish a fabric edge, perhaps : WHIPSTITCH
27. It may be beaten : RAP
28. ___ vapeur (steamed) : ALA
29. Symbol of simplicity : PIE
32. "Women and Love" author : SHEREHITE
33. Notice : EAR
34. Miracle response : AWE
36. Gwendolyn Brooks and Nancy Kassebaum, by birth : TOPEKANS
37. Unlock, in verse : OPE
44. Lay into : RIP
45. Deity for Nefertiti : ATEN
46. Winter arrival : PISCES
47. "My Friend Flicka" author : OHARA
48. Automaton : GOLEM
49. Religious maxims : LOGIA
51. Union member : STATE
52. Piazza del Campo site : SIENA
54. Surveys : SEES
55. Faulkner's "Requiem for ___" : ANUN
56. H.S. exam : PSAT

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