New York Times, Monday, April 12, 1999

Author: Diane C. Baldwin
Editor: Will Shortz
Diane C. Baldwin
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQXZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 8 for Ms. Baldwin. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1999, The New York Times
Across Down
1. St. Bernard's bark : WOOF
5. Loud kiss : SMACK
10. Air pollution : SMOG
14. Victor who wrote "Les Misérables" : HUGO
15. California border lake : TAHOE
16. TV drama length, usually : HOUR
17. Stocking shade : ECRU
18. Cell terminal : ANODE
19. Old-fashioned letter : RUNE
20. Saint-Exupéry lad : THELITTLEPRINCE
23. Implore : PLEAD
24. Done : ENDED
25. Moves furtively : SKULKS
28. Gun's recoil : KICK
30. Money in 31-Across : LIRA
31. Province in Tuscany : SIENA
33. Indignation : IRE
36. Arachnid of song : ITSYBITSYSPIDER
40. Vegetable that's hard to eat with a knife : PEA
41. Rich soils : LOAMS
42. Close : NEAR
43. Engagement token : RING
44. Olympic prizes : MEDALS
46. Football Hall-of-Famer Merlin : OLSEN
49. Unbroken : WHOLE
51. Nursery rhyme fellow : WEEWILLIEWINKIE
57. Etna output : LAVA
58. Grocery section : AISLE
59. Singer Turner : TINA
60. In any way : EVER
61. Look of disdain : SNEER
62. The "E" of B.P.O.E. : ELKS
63. Take care of : TEND
64. Shorebirds : TERNS
65. Medicinal amount : DOSE
1. Sharpen, as a knife : WHET
2. "That hurts!" : OUCH
3. Grimm villain : OGRE
4. Dirty dealing : FOULPLAY
5. What Senators represent : STATES
6. Ray : MANTA
7. Get ___ of (reach by phone) : AHOLD
8. Pig Latin, e.g. : CODE
9. Withhold : KEEP
10. Psychiatrist : SHRINK
11. Pitcher's place : MOUND
12. Cup fraction : OUNCE
13. Avarice : GREED
21. Sort : ILK
22. Sum up : RECAP
25. Boo-boo : SLIP
26. Paper-and-string flier : KITE
27. Celestial bear : URSA
28. Ivories : KEYS
29. Election winners : INS
31. For men only : STAG
32. Doctrine : ISM
33. Concept : IDEA
34. Authentic : REAL
35. Goofs up : ERRS
37. Pancakes served with sour cream : BLINI
38. Charged particle : ION
39. Like most paragraphs : INDENTED
43. First word on a "lost dog" sign : REWARD
44. Lawn tools : MOWERS
45. Samuel's teacher : ELI
46. Young hooter : OWLET
47. Sailor's time off : LEAVE
48. Deadly sins number : SEVEN
49. Not so dumb : WISER
50. Actress Hunt : HELEN
52. Endure : LAST
53. Unemployment office sight : LINE
54. Metric weight : KILO
55. Signs, as a contract : INKS
56. Repose : EASE

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