New York Times, Wednesday, February 16, 2000

Author: Gene Newman
Editor: Will Shortz
Gene Newman
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQVXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 6 for Mr. Newman. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Low-lying area : SWALE
6. Dept. of Labor grp. : OSHA
10. A&P part: Abbr. : ATL
13. "Three's Company" actress : SOMERS
15. Dazzles : AWES
16. River inlet : RIA
17. Start of a quip : WOMENLIKESILENT
20. English maritime county : DORSET
21. Core : ESSENCE
22. Matterhorn, e.g.: Abbr. : MTN
23. Reason for imprisonment, once : DEBT
25. Satyr's kin : FAUN
26. Prettify oneself : PRIMP
29. War room items : MAPS
31. Recipe amts. : TSPS
32. Not participate : SITOUT
34. Beauty's admirer : BEAST
36. Part 2 of the quip : MENTHEYASSUME
40. Covalent bond formers : ATOMS
41. Like firewater : STRONG
43. One of Henry's Catherines : PARR
46. Concrete : REAL
48. Irritated moods : SNITS
49. Meg's "Prelude to a Kiss" co-star : ALEC
50. I-80 et al. : RTES
52. Stat that's good when it's low : ERA
53. Sony rival : TOSHIBA
56. Beethoven's "Pathétique," e.g. : SONATA
59. End of the quip : THEYRELISTENING
62. Follower of Christ? : IAN
63. Eighty Eight, for one : OLDS
64. Nero's tutor : SENECA
65. N.J. clock setting : EST
66. Tammany skewerer : NAST
67. Radiation quantities : DOSES
1. St. Louis-to-Little Rock dir. : SSW
2. Carpenter's finishing touch : WOODTRIM
3. Ancient resident of Jordan's present-day capital : AMMONITE
4. Wanton look : LEER
5. Coastal raptors : ERNS
6. Symbol of might : OAK
7. Fragrant climbing plant : SWEETPEA
8. Pianist Myra : HESS
9. [No return allowed] : ASIS
10. Scenes of action : ARENAS
11. 1996 golf movie : TINCUP
12. Gets dark : LATENS
14. It has runners : SLED
18. Bit of gossip : ITEM
19. No-no at some intersections : LEFTTURN
22. G.I. constabulary : MPS
24. Played the nanny : BABYSAT
27. Saudi Arabia is one : MONARCHY
28. Any miniature golf shot : PUTT
30. Talk trash to : SASS
33. Son of Odin : THOR
35. Transporters since '76 : SSTS
37. Beryl varieties : EMERALDS
38. Halves : MOIETIES
39. Hypnotize : ENTRANCE
42. Fed. management agcy. : GSA
43. Flat peppermint candy : PATTIE
44. Warm hellos : ALOHAS
45. Take offense at : RESENT
47. More, in a saying : LESS
51. Dipsos : SOTS
54. It may be pumped : IRON
55. Gymnastics coach Karolyi : BELA
57. Cry out for : NEED
58. ___ Domini : ANNO
60. Musician's suffix : IST
61. Jabber : GAS

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