New York Times, Friday, March 4, 1994

Author: Betty Jorgensen
Editor: Will Shortz
Betty Jorgensen
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 42 Missing: {BFJX} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 71 for Ms. Jorgensen. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Spit the kabobs : IMPALE
7. _____ Noel (holiday figure) : PERE
11. Nosy Parker : SNOOPER
12. Accommodating : PLIANT
14. At her small condo, actress Glenn was _____ : INCLOSEQUARTERS
17. "The _____ Progress" : RAKES
18. 1903 Nobelist : CURIE
19. "Go, team!" : RAH
20. Time for les vacances : ETE
21. Mount : STEED
22. Foreign-exchange cost : AGIO
23. Novelist Buntline : NED
24. French friend's pronoun : TOI
25. Failing : SENILE
27. Hot spots : KILNS
29. Levels : RAZES
30. In her corset, actress Beatrice was _____ : STRAIGHTLACED
34. Operetta composer : LEHAR
35. Kind of cake : YEAST
36. Cowcatcher : LARIAT
38. Before time : EVE
39. Friday, e.g.: Abbr. : SGT
42. "_____ may look on a king": Heywood : ACAT
43. Hold forth : ORATE
46. Broadway's "High _____" : TOR
47. Cal. pages : MOS
48. Kind of bar : SPACE
49. V sign : PEACE
51. The holiday gathering at actress Betty's was _____ : AWHITECHRISTMAS
54. Bolt down : SECURE
55. Click beetles : ELATERS
56. Retreats : DENS
57. Watch mechanism : DETENT
1. Natural : INNATE
2. Chaffed : MOCKED
3. Axis end : POLE
4. Army addresses : APOS
5. Guitarist _____ Paul : LES
6. Making a stand? : ERECTING
7. Scotland yards? : PLAIDS
8. Republic since 1948 : EIRE
9. Unloyal sort : RAT
10. Make it keep going, and going, and ... : ENERGIZE
11. Lorelei : SIREN
12. Unvarnished : PURE
13. Finished second : TRAILED
15. Canadian prov. : QUE
16. Brake equipment : SHOES
21. Recital works : SOLI
22. Put on _____ : ANACT
24. Miss America prop : TIARA
26. Clean : ERASE
27. Deadly reptile : KRAIT
28. Skittish : SHY
30. Dugongs : SEACOWS
31. Drubbed : THRASHED
32. Did not move decisively : TEETERED
33. Wash : LAVE
34. Source of fine fleece : LLAMA
37. Gin hounds : TOPERS
39. Bee's target : STAMEN
40. Tyke's four-wheeler : GOCART
41. Lock : TRESS
44. Ethnic group : RACE
45. "_____ du lieber!" : ACH
48. Knock for a loop : STUN
49. Rel. of college boards : PSAT
50. Cigar's end : ETTE
52. Italian _____ : ICE
53. Reunion, e.g. : ILE

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