New York Times, Tuesday, June 30, 1998

Author: Arthur S. Verdesca
Editor: Will Shortz
Arthur S. Verdesca
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQVZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 37 for Mr. Verdesca. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1998, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Arctic dweller : LAPP
5. Cuneiform stroke : WEDGE
10. "Pronto!" : ASAP
14. Treaty signer : ALLY
15. About the line of rotation : AXIAL
16. 200-meter, e.g. : RACE
17. Onetime feminine ideal : HOURGLASSFIGURE
20. Big chunk of a drug company's budget : RESEARCH
21. Golf's ___ Cup : RYDER
22. Same old, same old : RUT
23. Release money : BAIL
25. Strait of Dover port : CALAIS
29. Novelty singing feature : FALSETTO
33. Modern surveillance tool : AWACS
34. Actress Winslet : KATE
35. Certain theater, for short : REP
36. 1941 Lillian Hellman play : WATCHONTHERHINE
40. Barely make, with "out" : EKE
41. Wine sediment : LEES
42. Big name in stationery : EATON
43. Insane : DERANGED
46. Incenses : ANGERS
47. Filly, e.g. : FOAL
48. "What's more..." : AND
49. ___ Park, N.J. : MENLO
52. Sun circler : ASTEROID
57. Anthony Burgess thriller, with "A" : CLOCKWORKORANGE
60. Et ___ : ALII
61. Foreign : ALIEN
62. Nonplus : STOP
63. Emperor in "Quo Vadis?" : NERO
64. Primed : READY
65. After-dinner drink : PORT
1. Cowardly Lion portrayer : LAHR
2. Cream ingredient : ALOE
3. "Not only that..." : PLUS
4. Combustible pile : PYRE
5. Bewhiskered creature : WALRUS
6. On the money : EXACT
7. Menu offering : DISH
8. Xenon, for one : GAS
9. Pixie : ELF
10. Having a diamond-shaped pattern : ARGYLE
11. 50's-60's Mideast king : SAUD
12. A lot of lot : ACRE
13. Equal : PEER
18. Showy : GARISH
19. Showy flower : IRIS
23. Spa : BATHS
24. On the sheltered side : ALEE
25. Sounded crowlike : CAWED
26. Suffering from insomnia : AWAKE
27. Subsequently : LATER
28. N.C. State's athletic org. : ACC
29. Doomed : FATED
30. Stale : TRITE
31. Drift : TENOR
32. Uncaps : OPENS
34. Prepare to be knighted : KNEEL
37. Gymnast Korbut : OLGA
38. Provide : RENDER
39. Witch : HAG
44. 1955 merger : AFLCIO
45. Out-of-the-way place : NOOK
46. "Friends, Romans, countrymen" orator : ANTONY
48. Begged : ASKED
49. Shoemaker Thom : MCAN
50. Lui's partner : ELLE
51. Film ___ : NOIR
52. Song for Carmen : ARIA
53. Hoof smoother : RASP
54. Aware of : ONTO
55. Helicopter pioneer Sikorsky : IGOR
56. Educ. or H.U.D., e.g. : DEPT
58. Gulf ___ : WAR
59. Ring cheer : OLE

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