New York Times, Thursday, March 6, 1997

Author: Shannon Burns
Editor: Will Shortz
Shannon Burns
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JMQXZ} This is puzzle # 2 for Ms. Burns. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1997, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Pickle : BIND
5. Klinger portrayer, in 70's-80's TV : FARR
9. Tubby : FATSO
14. Chief Whitehorse, for one : OTOE
15. Cousin of a clarinet : OBOE
16. Winning : AHEAD
17. "Yeah, right!" : ASIF
18. First name in country : REBA
19. Explorer Amundsen : ROALD
20. High points : REDLETTERDAYS
23. Places for aces? : SLEEVES
24. Operculum : LID
25. Opposite of post- : PRE
28. Stone smoother : FACER
29. Mr. Jaggers's ward, in Dickens : PIP
30. Brat's Christmas present : COAL
31. Largest moon of Neptune : TRITON
33. Sounds of a leak : PLOPS
34. Burdensome possession : WHITEELEPHANT
37. Pandemonium : CHAOS
38. Hologram producers : LASERS
39. Cold war capital : BONN
40. Price word : PER
41. Stand for a portrait : EASEL
44. Down : SAD
45. Actress Tyler of 90's films : LIV
46. Small quantity symbol, in math : EPSILON
48. Extremely exasperated : BLUEINTHEFACE
51. Flabbergast : FLOOR
53. It's next to Mayfair, in London : SOHO
54. Signs : INKS
55. Director known for spaghetti westerns : LEONE
56. It's all the same to moi : EGAL
57. Cut, maybe : EDIT
58. Joined together : YOKED
59. "It just isn't ___" : DONE
60. Employees' ID's: Abbr. : SSNS
1. Swine : BOARS
2. The "se" in per se : ITSELF
3. "Beats me!" : NOIDEA
4. Shield's purpose : DEFLECTION
5. Ontario city just west of Buffalo : FORTERIE
6. Gives a yegg a hand : ABETS
7. Biblical attire : ROBE
8. Army's back section : REARLINES
9. Unit of capacitance : FARAD
10. Sailor's salutation : AHOY
11. Recipe measure : TEASPOON
12. Baseball's Bando : SAL
13. Anomalous : ODD
21. Turns inside out : EVERTS
22. Dance maneuver : DIP
26. Enthralled : RAPT
27. City rattlers : ELS
29. Like 19-Across's expeditions : POLAR
30. Ranks : CLASSIFIES
32. Broadcast : TELEVISED
33. Musical passage : PHRASE
34. Horse's halter : WHOA
35. Manual : HANDBOOK
36. Door feature : PEEPHOLE
37. Safer workplace? : CBS
40. Pizzeria order : PIE
42. Twisty-horned animals : ELANDS
43. Ensure : LOCKIN
45. Drew in : LURED
46. Actor Hawke : ETHAN
47. Branch headquarters? : NESTS
49. Like Silver's rider : LONE
50. Inoperative : NOGO
51. It's at the end of the line : FLY
52. King's name : LEO

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