New York Times, Tuesday, March 30, 1999

Author: Randy Sowell
Editor: Will Shortz
Randy Sowell
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQVZ} This is puzzle # 10 for Mr. Sowell. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1999, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Armed forces females : WACS
5. Like a whip? : SMART
10. Play parts : ACTS
14. Fiery gem : OPAL
15. Synagogue scroll : TORAH
16. Combustible pile : PYRE
17. ___ Sabe : KEMO
18. Actress Verdugo : ELENA
19. Israeli statesman : EBAN
20. Gizmos for couch potatoes : REMOTECONTROLS
23. Ace, e.g. : PILOT
24. "You Are My Destiny" singer, 1958 : ANKA
25. Classic car : REO
26. The "A" in NATO: Abbr. : ATL
27. Poem of praise : ODE
30. Feline hybrid : LIGER
32. Constitutional Amendment that abolished slavery : XIII
34. Just barely places : EDGESIN
38. 1949 Bing Crosby hit : FARAWAYPLACES
42. Puget Sound city : OLYMPIA
43. Quotation notation : ANON
45. "Grand" piece of furniture : PIANO
48. Dancer Charisse : CYD
50. "The ___ Divorcee" : GAY
51. Mag. staffers : EDS
52. Infamous Rudolf : HESS
56. Hardly award-winning writing : TRIPE
58. Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, e.g. : DISTANTCOUSINS
62. Together, musically : ADUE
63. Jetés, e.g. : LEAPS
64. Family problem : FEUD
66. Stew bean : LIMA
67. "L.A. Law" lawyer : ARNIE
68. Mother of twins, in myth : LEDA
69. Watch part : STEM
70. Bury : INTER
71. Once, once : ERST
1. Stir-fry pan : WOK
2. Preprandial potable : APERITIF
3. Evergreen with roselike flowers : CAMELLIA
4. Kind of replay : SLOMO
5. Undo a dele : STET
6. Lawn pest : MOLE
7. Betel palm : ARECA
8. Didn't stop : RANON
9. Do an Oscar winner's job : THANK
10. Mimic : APER
11. Six Million Dollar Man, e.g. : CYBORG
12. Town in County Kerry : TRALEE
13. Electric eye, e.g. : SENSOR
21. Oklahoma Indian : OTO
22. Shire who had a "Rocky" career : TALIA
23. Bellum's opposite : PAX
28. Moist in the morning : DEWY
29. Dutch cheese : EDAM
31. Cuzco-centered empire : INCA
33. It smooths things over : IRON
35. Cheat : GYP
36. DeMille-type film : EPIC
37. Do in, as a dragon : SLAY
39. Warm welcome : ALOHA
40. Casey Jones, e.g. : ENGINEER
41. Tiny bubbles : SOAPSUDS
44. Old-time humorist Bill : NYE
45. 45-Across features : PEDALS
46. "Yippee!" : IDIDIT
47. Take for granted : ASSUME
49. Sot's problem : DTS
53. Zhou ___ : ENLAI
54. Back of a boat : STERN
55. Meager : SCANT
57. Ransack and rob : RIFLE
59. "Go, ___!" : TEAM
60. 60's role for Ron Howard : OPIE
61. Person with a PC : USER
65. Lat. case : DAT

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