New York Times, Saturday, March 7, 1998

Author: Rich Norris
Editor: Will Shortz
Rich Norris
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 33 Missing: {GMQVXZ} This is puzzle # 77 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1998, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Manual : HOWTOBOOK
10. Things : STUFF
15. Deviation : ABERRANCE
16. Adopted "My Three Sons" son : ERNIE
17. Track event : RELAYRACE
18. Deteriorates : WEARS
19. Graphic ___ : ARTS
20. U.S. coin word : TRUST
22. Look out for, maybe : ABET
23. Eggs : ROE
24. Get on (it) : HOPTO
25. Depression : DALE
26. Register : ENROL
29. Geology pioneer Sir Charles ___ : LYELL
31. Gob : TAR
32. Ring up : DIAL
34. Gets back in business : REOPENS
36. Commandment word : SHALT
38. Fleming valve : DIODE
39. Be insincere, in a way : PLAYACT
41. A dog's age : EONS
42. Response to a joke on-line : LOL
43. "Yankee Doodle Dandy" songwriter : COHAN
45. Corn ___ : SYRUP
49. Marking tools : AWLS
51. Sealy competitor : SERTA
53. Photog. service : ENL
54. Bit of bar advertising : NEON
55. Solution strength, in medicine : TITER
56. Italian news agency : ANSA
57. Land of photography : EDWIN
59. Convinced of : SUREABOUT
61. Paris's ___ Rivoli : RUEDE
62. Statistical indicator : TRENDLINE
63. Bender : SPREE
64. Ones doing the splits? : SODAJERKS
1. City formerly called Salisbury : HARARE
2. Moon of Uranus : OBERON
3. Certain boxer, informally : WELTER
4. Skipping sounds : TRAS
5. Suffix with sens- : ORY
6. "The End of the Road" novelist : BARTH
7. Hot : ONAROLL
8. Absorb : OCCUPY
9. Duff: Var. : KEESTER
10. Wrap (up) : SEW
11. Stair part : TREAD
12. With continued force : UNABATED
13. Restricted road area : FIRELANE
14. Rankles : FESTERS
21. Holy city? : TOLEDO
27. Singer Anita : ODAY
28. Pale purple : LILAC
30. Meat cuts : LOINS
33. Not marked up : ATCOST
35. Bouquet : POSY
36. Exercised caution, in a way : SLOWEDUP
37. Priest, at times : HALLOWER
39. Woodworking tools : PLANERS
40. Believers : THEISTS
41. Recorded : ENTERED
44. First name in conducting : ARTURO
46. "Woman With Fan" artist : RENOIR
47. Victorious at sea? : UNSUNK
48. Motorists' needs : PLATES
50. Insinuative : SNIDE
52. Field : ARENA
56. Equipped : ABLE
58. Old name preceder : NEE
60. Dict. label : ADJ

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