New York Times, Saturday, June 20, 1998

Author: Cathy Millhauser
Editor: Will Shortz
Cathy Allis
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JKQXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 45 for Ms. Allis. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Parentheses, e.g. : ARCS
5. What partyers raise : HELL
9. Part of a defense : MOAT
13. Makes a bundle : BALES
15. Suffix with buck : AROO
16. Jason's craft : ARGO
17. How Robin Hood won some contests? : BYANARROWMARGIN
20. Many surgical procedures : REMOVALS
21. Fuel gas : BUTANE
22. Go ballistic : RAGE
23. TV guides, nowadays : RATINGS
24. Dyed brown? : DIDANUMBERON
28. Settle down : ROOST
29. Mail letters : RFD
30. Poker player's declaration : IMIN
34. Cobbler's tool : AWL
35. Kind of nerve : SCIATIC
39. Hoopla : ADO
40. Power unit : WATT
42. Folk rock's ___ DiFranco : ANI
43. Lit : OILED
45. Failed as a corn farmer? : HADANEARMISS
49. Poetic analogies : SIMILES
52. "Arterio-" counterpart : VENO
53. Mythical character in "The Inferno" : CHARON
54. Of an orbital point : PERIGEAL
58. What Frosty's friends said about him? : HESSUCHANICEGUY
60. It holds a yard : MAST
61. Pianist Gilels : EMIL
62. Messenger of Gott : ENGEL
63. Cinnabar, taconite, etc. : ORES
64. Fishing boat : DORY
65. Fictional surname of 1847 : EYRE
1. This answer, for instance : ABBR
2. Zany Martha : RAYE
3. Smacker : CLAM
4. Married mujeres : SENORAS
5. Cotton Club site : HARLEM
6. Love child? : EROS
7. Blue : LOW
8. Annual college football award : LOMBARDI
9. Popular cocktail : MARTINI
10. Generous donation : ORGAN
11. Winery process : AGING
12. Color or coloratura variations : TONES
14. They're brilliant : SAVANTS
18. Certain sauce : RAGU
19. Prefix with focus : AUTO
23. Taken by force, old-style : REFT
24. Western command : DRAW
25. Part of the Corn Belt : IOWA
26. Airhead : DOLT
27. Egghead : BRAIN
31. African country : MALI
32. One 13th? : IDES
33. Acceptances : NODS
36. Rhythmic : CADENCED
37. Claire and Balin : INAS
38. Entablature top : CORNICE
41. Yens : THIRSTS
44. Half of a 1950's comedy team : IMOGENE
46. 1968-69 Pirates All-Star : ALOU
47. Half-and-half : EVENLY
48. Gas: Prefix : AERI
49. Jerk : SCHMO
50. Audio translation : IHEAR
51. Tricky billiard shot : MASSE
54. Match : PAIR
55. Like some batters : EGGY
56. Violinist Leopold : AUER
57. Sparky who pitched : LYLE
59. Medical provider grp. : HMO

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