New York Times, Monday, February 8, 1999

Author: Sidney L. Robbins (1909-97)
Editor: Will Shortz
Sidney L. Robbins
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 203 for Mr. Robbins. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1999, The New York Times
Across Down
1. England's ___ Downs : EPSOM
6. Secluded vale : GLEN
10. German philosopher Immanuel : KANT
14. Summa cum ___ : LAUDE
15. Lifesaver, say : HERO
16. Hand cream ingredient : ALOE
17. Tootsie : SWEETHEART
19. One of Columbus's ships : NINA
20. Implore : ENTREAT
21. Pathetically inept person : SADSACK
23. Baptism, e.g. : RITE
25. Places for camels to drink : OASES
26. Two quarters : HALF
30. Kick-around shoes : LOAFERS
33. Florida city : OCALA
35. Sellout shows, for short : SROS
36. Building wing : ELL
39. Occasion for roses : STVALENTINESDAY
43. Suffix with Canton : ESE
44. Country way : LANE
45. Sign by a free sample : TRYME
46. Bullfighters : TOREROS
49. Nile vipers : ASPS
50. Underway : AFOOT
53. March tourney sponsor : NCAA
55. Way of thinking : MINDSET
58. Compel obedience to : ENFORCE
63. Inter ___ : ALIA
64. Love note : BILLETDOUX
66. Space on a schedule : SLOT
67. Margarine : OLEO
68. Delivery person's path : ROUTE
69. "Auld Lang ___" : SYNE
70. Insect's home : NEST
71. Comic Johnson and others : ARTES
1. Otherwise : ELSE
2. One on the way to a promotion? : PAWN
3. Bird feeder food : SUET
4. River to the Baltic : ODER
5. Olympics measure : METER
6. Area needing urban renewal : GHETTO
7. Meadow : LEA
8. Misses the mark : ERRS
9. ___ care in the world : NOTA
10. Topeka's home : KANSAS
11. Spy's name, possibly : ALIAS
12. Time being : NONCE
13. Shipbuilding woods : TEAKS
18. Salute with enthusiasm : HAIL
22. English county known for sheep : DORSET
24. "We earn our wings every day" airline : EASTERN
26. Fire truck attachment : HOSE
27. Book after John : ACTS
28. Wash : LAVE
29. Neighbor of Ga. : FLA
31. Thurs. follower : FRI
32. Long, long time : EON
34. Apportions : ALLOTS
36. Ice cream brand : EDYS
37. Den light : LAMP
38. Caustic materials : LYES
40. Order of corn : EAR
41. SSW's opposite : NNE
42. Mme., in Spain : SRA
46. Until now : TODATE
47. Cousin of a leopard : OCELOT
48. Playing with a full deck : SANE
50. Stockpile : AMASS
51. Colt's counterpart : FILLY
52. Burger topper : ONION
54. Media workers' union : AFTRA
56. Black : EBON
57. Easy-to-clean floor : TILE
59. Scent : ODOR
60. Win in a runaway : ROUT
61. Baby-faced : CUTE
62. Partners who called it quits : EXES
65. "___ Misérables" : LES

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