New York Times, Friday, July 14, 2000

Author: Brendan Emmett Quigley
Editor: Will Shortz
Brendan Emmett Quigley
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 32 Missing: {JQVZ} Spans: 3, (1 triple stack) This is puzzle # 39 for Mr. Quigley. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2000, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Iron hook with a handle : GAFF
5. Place to have locks changed : BARBERSHOP
15. Bus or air alternative : RAIL
16. Bach wrote a concerto in A for it : OBOEDAMORE
17. With 10-Down, "Charmaine" songwriter : ERNO
18. Articulate : WELLSPOKEN
19. ___ roll : EGG
20. New York Cosmos star : PELE
21. Discharge : EGEST
22. It's interested in interest : THEFED
24. "The Oblong Box" writer : POE
26. Spawn : ROE
27. "Which Way ___?" (1977 film) : ISUP
29. File holder : DISC
33. Pirate of note : ROBERTOCLEMENTE
37. 1980 Rolling Stones hit : EMOTIONALRESCUE
38. Binds : NOWINSITUATIONS
39. Let the cat out of the bag : TOLD
40. Crescent point : CUSP
41. South extension : ERN
42. Flee : LAM
43. One of Hines's varieties : TOETAP
46. Like a 16-Across : REEDY
50. Fan's production : WHIR
52. Stretch, with "out" : EKE
53. Some animals are close to it : EXTINCTION
56. Bahrain power? : AMIR
57. Part of a forest bed : PINENEEDLE
58. Doing : UPTO
59. Paloverde and pecan : STATETREES
60. "A Kind of Loving" novelist Barstow : STAN
1. Nod to, maybe : GREET
2. Exasperation exclamation : AARGH
3. You may dip into it at dinner : FINGERBOWL
4. Impresario Ziegfeld : FLO
5. Not erect : BOWED
6. Director Gance : ABEL
7. Auditioner's quest : ROLE
8. ___ and the Dragon (book of the Apocrypha) : BEL
9. Mad people, for short? : EDS
10. See 17-Across : RAPEE
11. Unpleasant hangover? : SMOG
12. Jazz (up) : HOKE
13. Bonanza finds : ORES
14. Cooped : PENT
20. Look through a keyhole : PEERIN
23. Malodorous: Var. : FOETID
24. Exercise unit : PULLUP
25. 35-Down, for one : OPERA
27. Radioactive isotope having mass 230 : IONIUM
28. Gets lost : SCATS
29. It may be burning : DESIRE
30. Having ignored a subpoena, perhaps : INCONTEMPT
31. Overpower : STUN
32. Couple in contact? : CEES
33. "La Vie Bohème" musical : RENT
34. 1847 tale of the South Seas : OMOO
35. Musical premiere of 1900 : TOSCA
36. Part of a shower scene? : METEOR
42. Novelist ___ Reid Banks : LYNNE
43. Points at dinner : TINES
44. Dog with a curled-back tail : AKITA
45. 1940's-50's dictator : PERON
46. Lifters count them : REPS
47. Turnoff : EXIT
48. Burial place of the Greek giant Enceladus : ETNA
49. Down less : DIET
50. Like some loads : WIDE
51. Can you dig it? : HOLE
54. This, to Héloïse : CET
55. Rx word : TER
56. Linz locale: Abbr. : AUS

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