New York Times, Wednesday, March 25, 1998

Author: Gene Newman
Editor: Will Shortz
Gene Newman
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 39 Missing: {JKQV} This is puzzle # 4 for Mr. Newman. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Kind of shower : BRIDAL
7. Bedroom furniture : ARMOIRE
14. Treat with gas : AERATE
15. "Gunsmoke" deputy : CHESTER
16. Mythical warrior : AMAZON
17. Consolidated clockmaker? : SETHOMAS
19. Give off : EMIT
21. Teachers' org. : NEA
22. Cleopatra biter : ASP
23. Oldenburg "oh!" : ACH
26. Private reply, maybe : NOSIR
28. Oktoberfest supply : BIER
29. Valerie Harper TV role : RHODA
32. Start of many ship names : USS
33. "Peter Pan" heroine : WENDY
34. Consolidated composer? : GEORGERSHWIN
37. Decree : ORDAIN
38. Popular radio format : OLDIES
42. Consolidated singer? : PLACIDOMINGO
46. Wistful exclamation : OHGEE
49. Stir : ADO
50. Accepted rule : AXIOM
51. Actor's goal : LEAD
52. Office folk : STAFF
54. Literary monogram : TSE
55. Yalie : ELI
56. Ally of the Fox tribe : SAC
57. Kismet : FATE
60. Consolidated puzzle author? : GENEWMAN
63. Mountainous : RIDGED
67. Distinguished : NOTABLE
68. Headline-making weather phenomenon : ELNINO
69. Deviation : ANOMALY
70. Places to sit, paradoxically : STANDS
1. Cry to Bo-peep : BAA
2. "Losing My Religion" rock group : REM
3. Brother of 34-Across : IRA
4. Stun : DAZE
5. Focus for Fermi : ATOM
6. Red Square figure : LENIN
7. Heat beaters: Abbr. : ACS
8. Like Cologne and environs : RHENISH
9. Taxi feature : METER
10. Workplace regulator, for short : OSHA
11. "What was ___ think?" : ITO
12. Stay : REMAIN
13. Eliminated, in a way : ERASED
18. Like a little old lady in tennis shoes? : SPRY
20. Hit the road : TOUR
23. Ship on which Heracles sailed : ARGO
24. "Moonstruck" star : CHER
25. Cascades mount : HOOD
27. Induction grp. : SSS
28. Former aerospace giant : BENDIX
30. Adorned, in a way : DRAPED
31. Light-footed : AGILE
33. Mrs. Flintstone : WILMA
35. Alfonso XIII's queen : ENA
36. Court : WOO
39. Brief O.K.: Abbr. : INIT
40. They can be bruised : EGOS
41. Between 0% and 100% : SOME
43. Jeer : CATCALL
44. Cretan peak : IDA
45. Remove : DOFF
46. Couturier Cassini : OLEG
47. Mother of Constantine the Great : HELENA
48. Get closer to, in a race : GAINON
52. Brazilian dance : SAMBA
53. Passengers : FARES
56. Dog-paddled, e.g. : SWAM
58. Conclusion of some games : TILT
59. Poet ___ St. Vincent Millay : EDNA
61. Ike's W.W. II command : ETO
62. Marshal under Napoleon : NEY
64. Conclusion of some games : GIN
65. Conclusion : END
66. Bits of advice : DOS

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