New York Times, Wednesday, December 9, 1998

Author: Alan Arbesfeld
Editor: Will Shortz
Alan Arbesfeld
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FJ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 20 for Mr. Arbesfeld. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1998, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Reprimand, with "out" : BAWL
5. Capital on the Willamette River : SALEM
10. Full mark : BRIM
14. Inter ___ : ALIA
15. Three-time A.L. batting champ : OLIVA
16. Relax : LAZE
17. TV series? : SONYRCAMAGNAVOX
20. Made hot? : STOLE
21. Intertwined : ENLACED
22. City half an hour north of Des Moines : AMES
25. Mentally twisted : SICK
26. Facial movement : TIC
29. Off the job : IDLE
31. Football squad : ELEVEN
35. Mountain in Crete : IDA
36. Slumber rumble : SNORE
38. William Howard Taft's alma mater : YALE
39. World Series? : MARSSATURNVENUS
43. Popular restaurant chain, briefly : IHOP
44. Tear : SPREE
45. D.C. summer clock setting : EDT
46. Spoonful, say : DOLLOP
49. Virgin Islands, e.g.: Abbr. : TERR
50. ___ Plaines, Ill. : DES
51. Mideast hot spot : IRAQ
53. Prescription info : DOSE
55. Widespread : GENERAL
58. City ESE of Rome : UTICA
62. Mini-series? : LITTLETINYSHORT
65. Fiend : OGRE
66. No longer ineffable : NAMED
67. A party to : INON
68. Unloading site : PIER
69. Puts on display, with "out" : TROTS
70. Guitar accessory : CAPO
1. Word with blue or sea : BASS
2. Plenty : ALOT
3. Bowery denizen : WINO
4. Eric Clapton hit with a seemingly endless chorus : LAYLA
5. Assn. : SOC
6. Like : ALA
7. Many a twist : LIME
8. Rogers's partner : EVANS
9. The Barber of the old Polo Grounds : MAGLIE
10. Stigma : BLACKEYE
11. Angel's delight : RAVE
12. Big name in menswear : IZOD
13. Neighbor of Guat. : MEX
18. Negligent : REMISS
19. Table salt : NACL
23. Mystery writer Buchanan : EDNA
24. Vegas equipment : SLOTS
26. Shrinking : TIMID
27. Potato choice : IDAHO
28. Seasonal song : CAROL
30. Appear suddenly : ERUPT
32. Like many barns : VANED
33. Give the slip : ELUDE
34. Settles down : NESTS
37. Committed a faux pas : ERRED
40. Kind of group : SPLINTER
41. Detective Wolfe : NERO
42. Against : VERSUS
47. Pitcher Hershiser : OREL
48. Disney, to ABC : PARENT
52. Gulf emirate : QATAR
54. Set of values : ETHIC
55. "Thank Heaven for Little Girls" musical : GIGI
56. Peut-___ (maybe, in France) : ETRE
57. Fancy wheels : LIMO
59. Macbeth's burial place : IONA
60. Cut off : CROP
61. ___ extra cost : ATNO
62. Cut (off) : LOP
63. Take home : NET
64. Gridiron gains: Abbr. : YDS

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