New York Times, Friday, June 18, 1999

Author: Brendan Emmett Quigley
Editor: Will Shortz
Brendan Emmett Quigley
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 36 Missing: {FQX} Spans: 3, (1 triple stack) This is puzzle # 30 for Mr. Quigley. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Cager Gilmore : ARTIS
6. Computer programming code : ASCII
11. Gave the go-ahead : OKD
14. Chevy truck model : TAHOE
15. This is left to the captain : APORT
16. Suffix for amino acids : INE
17. Boston leader in '76 : OZAWA
18. Movable castles : ROOKS
19. 1970 Super Bowl M.V.P. Dawson : LEN
20. Smith's medium : METALWORK
22. "Breaking Away" director : YATES
24. Showed interest in playing : ANTED
26. Ming artifact : VASE
27. Medieval verb ending : ETH
30. A, B or C, on a mult.-choice test : ANS
31. Ralph's "Schindler's List" role : AMON
33. It's needed for a return : ROUNDTRIPTICKET
39. Ready for battle : ARMEDTOTHETEETH
40. Like a dream : TOOGOODTOBETRUE
41. Tried to get hold of : RANG
42. Easter's beginning : NOR
43. Theology discussion : SIN
44. Flue buildup : SOOT
46. Prefix with plastic : OSTEO
49. Unusual partner? : CRUEL
51. Black cow's relative : MILKSHAKE
57. Banners on the Internet : ADS
58. Nolan Bushnell's company : ATARI
60. Roadside eateries, familiarly : HOJOS
61. Country singer McDaniel : MEL
62. Carton complement : DOZEN
63. "The Horse Whisperer" writer : EVANS
64. Jimmy : PRY
65. Nobel, for one : SWEDE
66. Word on a yellow sign : MERGE
1. Quark's place : ATOM
2. Flatten : RAZE
3. "Imagine ___!" : THAT
4. Where Buffalo Bill was born : IOWA
5. Christmas ___ : SEAL
6. 1922 D. H. Lawrence novel : AARONSROD
7. Wear : SPORT
8. "Omnibus" host : COOKE
9. Tee off : IRK
10. Diminutive, for short : ITSY
11. Shell ships by the seashore : OILTANKERS
12. Strike zone boundary : KNEES
13. Packed tight : DENSE
21. "Interested in coming?" : WANTTOGO
23. Long-legged shorebird : AVOCET
25. You can plan on it : DATEBOOK
27. Form of 56-Down : ERAT
28. Mower brand : TORO
29. With wit : HUMOROUSLY
30. Rider, e.g. : ADDON
32. High hat : MITER
34. Rebut : NEGATE
35. Big inits. in defense contracting : ITT
36. Jack's connection : PHONELINE
37. A case of pins and needles : ETUI
38. Transitional word : THEN
44. Rascal : SCAMP
45. Steak medium-rare, e.g. : ORDER
47. City pollution : SMAZE
48. Beat : TIRED
50. Shavers : LADS
52. Father of Elam and Aram : SHEM
53. Hoisted, nautically : HOVE
54. "When it's ___" (old riddle's end) : AJAR
55. King of Skull Island : KONG
56. Latin I infinitive : ESSE
59. What you need after a breakdown : TOW

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