New York Times, Saturday, April 8, 2000

Author: Rich Norris
Editor: Will Shortz
Rich Norris
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 33 Missing: {JKQ} This is puzzle # 120 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Not fleshy : RAWBONED
9. Common advertising selling point : STATUS
15. Part of a case : EXHIBITA
16. Pressing : URGENT
17. Like some records : PLATINUM
18. Shade : NUANCE
19. Cunning : ART
20. Creature that loses its tail : TADPOLE
22. Juan or Joaquin : SAN
23. Remote spots? : SOFAS
25. Old-time actress Purviance : EDNA
26. Brown bagger : WINO
27. General ___ chicken : TSOS
28. Group with the #1 album "Out of Time" : REM
29. Jockey Turcotte and others : RONS
30. Sealy competitor : SERTA
32. Beautiful array of colors : SYMPHONY
34. Cut : OMIT
36. "...___ is in heaven": Matthew : ASIT
37. Depression phenomenon : SHUTDOWN
40. Clipped : TERSE
44. Next : THEN
45. Wander : ERR
46. Part of a seat assignment : TIER
47. Believed : HELD
48. Keen : NEAT
50. Green : MOOLA
51. Harm : ILL
52. Furrowed : STRIATE
54. Football positions: Abbr. : RTS
55. Muscles involved in sitting : GLUTEI
57. Speculate : THEORIZE
59. "___ Got Time for the Pain" (1974 hit) : HAVENT
60. Trouble : HOTWATER
61. Lean : SCANTY
62. Be dizzy : SEESTARS
1. Military messes? : REPASTS
2. Rock singer born William Bailey : AXLROSE
3. Why : WHATFOR
4. Rein check : BIT
5. Closing accounts? : OBITS
6. 15th-century traveler : NINA
7. Playing piece? : ETUDE
8. Prepare laundry for ironing : DAMPDRY
9. Some tanners : SUNLAMPS
10. Faithful : TRUE
11. Asian title : AGA
12. Massage target : TENSION
13. Amazing : UNCANNY
14. Notebook users : STENOS
21. Like some shows : ONEMAN
24. Blow away : ASTOUND
26. E-mailed, say : WROTETO
31. Invoice abbr. : AMT
32. Depositor : STORER
33. Severely affected : HIT
35. It may be secret : IDENTITY
37. Whomp : SHELLAC
38. Fantastic, informally : HELLUVA
39. Fatal omens : WRAITHS
41. 1942 Abbott and Costello film : RIORITA
42. Water from a fountain : SELTZER
43. They may get bad marks : ERASERS
44. Places for hams : THIGHS
49. Lake whose name means "big water" : TAHOE
50. Animal shelter sounds : MEOWS
52. On its way : SENT
53. Top of France : TETE
56. Blackjack component : TEN
58. Blackguard : RAT

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