New York Times, Wednesday, April 14, 1999

Author: Alan Arbesfeld
Editor: Will Shortz
Alan Arbesfeld
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {QZ} This is puzzle # 21 for Mr. Arbesfeld. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1999, The New York Times
Across Down
1. List ender : ETAL
5. Most populous member of the British Commonwealth : INDIA
10. Sneakers brand : KEDS
14. Part of the Hindu trinity : SIVA
15. Booze : SAUCE
16. Door sign : EXIT
17. Leisurely lyricist? : SLOWLERNER
19. Playground cry : WHEE
20. Teacher : EDIFIER
21. Place for a nap : COT
23. Mischief-maker : IMP
24. Intravenous injection : SERUM
25. Mouths : ORA
27. Center : HUB
29. Side view of a composer? : LOEWEPROFILE
34. Coal carrier : HOD
37. Did in : SLEW
38. Arousing : EROTIC
39. Actor Guinness : ALEC
41. Burdens : DRAGS
43. "Could be better" : SOSO
44. Knock down : DEFAME
46. March org. : ROTC
48. Led : RAN
49. Cheerful composer? : JOLLYRODGERS
52. Back at sea : AFT
53. Kind of tax : USE
54. La Scala offering : OPERA
58. Before toweling off : WET
60. Hermit's home : HUT
62. Movie promo : TRAILER
64. Graph line : AXIS
66. Assault on a lyricist? : HARTATTACK
68. See : SPOT
69. Nash of note : OGDEN
70. Place for embroidery scissors : ETUI
71. Polo need : PONY
72. Sympathy : HEART
73. Bruce or Laura : DERN
1. Massachusetts quartet : ESSES
2. Type squiggle : TILDE
3. To have, in Le Havre : AVOIR
4. Permitted : LAWFUL
5. Words said with a nod : ISEE
6. More restricted : NARROWER
7. Dull brown : DUN
8. Polar buildup : ICECAP
9. Prefix with nautical : AERO
10. ___ Gardens, N.Y. : KEW
11. Show participant : EXHIBITOR
12. Carpe ___ (seize the day) : DIEM
13. Measure : STEP
18. Wheels for big wheels : LIMOS
22. Norse hammer thrower : THOR
26. Perks : REWARDS
28. Saucers, maybe : UFOS
30. Church leader : ELDER
31. Remainder, in Rouen : RESTE
32. Actress Kudrow : LISA
33. Greenspan concern: Abbr. : ECON
34. Muslim journey : HADJ
35. Spread out on the dining table : OLEO
36. Reason for some hisses : DEFLATION
40. Young rhino : CALF
42. One with drive : GOGETTER
45. Story : MYTH
47. Serb foe : CROAT
50. Dark time, maybe : OUTAGE
51. Treated maliciously : SPITED
55. Tickle pink : ELATE
56. Come again : RECUR
57. Actor Alan : ARKIN
58. Stinger : WASP
59. Northern major-leaguer : EXPO
61. "Look out..." : UHOH
63. Go on and on : RANT
65. Hardly a neat house : STY
67. Vitamin info, in brief : RDA

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