New York Times, Tuesday, June 23, 1998

Author: Rich Norris
Editor: Will Shortz
Rich Norris
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQVX} This is puzzle # 84 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1998, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Automobile pioneer : OLDS
5. Baby's affliction : COLIC
10. Sailing maneuver : TACK
14. Pub missile : DART
15. "Is that ___?" ("Really?") : AFACT
16. Precollege, briefly : ELHI
17. Military attire : DRESSBLUES
19. Iranian money : RIAL
20. Reggae relative : SKA
21. Yarn maker : LIAR
22. Troutlike fish : SMELT
23. Plants with small, fragrant flowers : MOUNTAINPINKS
27. Kind of lantern : CHINESE
29. Playwright O'Casey : SEAN
30. Masters and Jonson, e.g. : POETS
31. Pellet propeller : AIRRIFLE
35. Jerk : ASS
36. ___ the good : ALLTO
38. Sportscaster Berman : LEN
39. One of the Virgin Islands : STTHOMAS
42. On the ___ (not working) : FRITZ
44. Sign : OMEN
45. Go along with : AGREETO
47. Leafy dish : COLLARDGREENS
51. Willow twig : OSIER
52. One of the "back 40" : ACRE
53. Motorists' org. : AAA
56. "Scat, cat!" : SHOO
57. Breakfast side dish : HASHBROWNS
60. Computer list : MENU
61. Cow of note : ELSIE
62. Anniversary, e.g. : DATE
63. Kiln : OAST
64. Check writer : PAYER
65. Potato features : EYES
1. Lotto info : ODDS
2. Escapade : LARK
3. Most marvelous : DREAMIEST
4. Ave. crossers : STS
5. Mountain retreats : CABINS
6. Recently : OFLATE
7. Actress San Giacomo : LAURA
8. Diamonds, to a yegg : ICE
9. Pennies: Abbr. : CTS
10. End points : TERMINI
11. 1979 sci-fi classic : ALIEN
12. Classroom supply : CHALK
13. Glasgow garb : KILTS
18. Turns sharply : SLUES
22. Fight, but not for real : SPAR
24. It borders four Great Lakes: Abbr. : ONT
25. "___ me?" : ISIT
26. Pianist Peter : NERO
27. Calculating types : CPAS
28. Welcomer : HOST
31. Capp and Capone : ALS
32. Takes to the air : FLIESAWAY
33. Riga native : LETT
34. Auto maker Ferrari : ENZO
36. New World abbr. : AMER
37. Get, as a job : LAND
40. Finish putting : HOLEOUT
41. Bridge expert Sharif : OMAR
42. Less restrained : FREER
43. Cartoon canine : REN
45. Comic strip redhead : ARCHIE
46. Big name in baby food : GERBER
47. Kramer of "Seinfeld" : COSMO
48. Actor Milo : OSHEA
49. Club members since 1917 : LIONS
50. Given to gabbing : GASSY
54. What's required to be "in" : ANTE
55. "___ Death" (Grieg work) : ASES
57. Wise : HEP
58. It goes before carte, but not horse : ALA
59. Keats creation : ODE

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