New York Times, Wednesday, May 5, 1999

Author: Lois Sidway
Editor: Will Shortz
Lois Sidway
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQX} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 84 for Ms. Sidway. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Challenge for high school srs. : SATS
5. Site of a 1944 Allies breakthrough : STLO
9. Cheap wheels : MOPED
14. Aqua ___ : PURA
15. Place for a mobile, maybe : CRIB
16. Like Humpty Dumpty : OVATE
17. Item of interest to Niels Bohr : ATOM
18. In fine fettle : HALE
19. Hearth goddess : VESTA
20. U : COMMUNITYCENTER
23. Plácido Domingo sings in it : ESPANOL
24. Like some profs. : ASST
25. Gossipy Smith : LIZ
26. Kind of platter : PUPU
28. See 57-Across : END
31. New Mexico's ___ National Historical Park : PECOS
34. C : CANOPENER
36. Playwright Ayckbourn : ALAN
37. "Murphy Brown" houseman : ELDIN
38. Marco Polo crossed it : ASIA
39. L : LATESTART
41. Insurance worker : AGENT
42. Suffix with absorb : ENT
43. Opening Web site page : HOME
44. Bahamas, e.g.: Abbr. : ISL
45. Bank holding : LIEN
47. Anger and then some : INCENSE
51. A : THELASTOFSHEILA
55. Indulge : HUMOR
56. Confession, e.g. : RITE
57. With 28-Across, late December : YEAR
58. Motrin competitor : ALEVE
59. Labor Dept. div. : OSHA
60. O.T. book of teachings : ECCL
61. Fell off : WANED
62. Consider : DEEM
63. Astronaut Slayton : DEKE
1. Elbowroom : SPACE
2. Jam ingredients : AUTOS
3. Shellac : TROMP
4. "Cheers" bartender : SAMMALONE
5. Beak : SCHNOZ
6. Put a bloodhound on : TRAIL
7. Merry-go-round music, e.g. : LILT
8. Heed : OBEY
9. Gets promoted : MOVESUP
10. Bake-off equipment : OVENS
11. Met, for one : PASTTENSE
12. Novel ending : ETTE
13. Honeybun : DEAR
21. Les États-___ : UNIS
22. Fatted fowl : CAPON
26. Man with a mission : PADRE
27. Kind of pricing : UNIT
29. Ja's opposite : NEIN
30. "Phooey!" : DRAT
31. Like some imitations : PALE
32. Dash : ELAN
33. Range workers : CATTLEMEN
34. Bisque bit : CLAM
35. Very percipient : EAGLEEYED
37. Certain collars : ETONS
40. Cut : SHEARED
41. "The Nazarene" author : ASCH
44. Pants measure : INSEAM
46. Cole Porter's "___ Paris" : ILOVE
47. "___ shoe fits..." : IFTHE
48. Elizabeth II, to Edward VIII : NIECE
49. Looseness : SLACK
50. Hyman of "The Cosby Show" : EARLE
51. Spring happening : THAW
52. Kind of skirt : HULA
53. Walked : TROD
54. River to the Seine : OISE

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