New York Times, Thursday, July 15, 1999

Author: Zack Butler
Editor: Will Shortz
Zack Butler
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {FKQXZ} This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Butler. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1999, The New York Times
Across Down
1. "Grand" island : BAHAMA
7. Truly : YEA
10. Prefix with dextrous : AMBI
14. Medicinal syrup : IPECAC
15. Bradley et al. : EDS
16. Kind of dance : BARN
17. Defensive grating in medieval castles : PORTCULLIS
19. Like some champagne : BRUT
20. Common street name : ELM
21. Blow one's top : ERUPT
22. Psychic Edgar : CAYCE
23. Mid-6th-century date : DLI
24. Languish : SAG
25. Spanish eye : OJO
27. Supporter : LEG
28. Stewbums : SOTS
30. Big name in daytime TV : OPRAH
32. It might be hand-drawn : ALE
33. What's also in Paris? : AUSSI
36. Nastier : MEANER
38. Member of a wedding party : BLUSHINGBRIDE
41. Wall Street figure : TRADER
42. Checked out : CASED
43. Operated : RAN
44. Defiant reply : NEVER
46. Discoveries, colloquially : AHAS
50. M.D.'s specialty : ENT
51. Dartmoor mother : EWE
52. Oklahoma town : ADA
55. Honest one : ABE
56. More than able : ADEPT
58. Book that might help an 8-Down : ROGET
60. "Bonanza" airer : NBC
61. Not looking good : DIRE
62. Stephen King novel : ROSEMADDER
64. Slide projector part : LENS
65. "___ way..." : INA
66. Final words? : ORELSE
67. Canadian oil company : ESSO
68. Fork over : PAY
69. Most considerate : NICEST
1. Humans, among others : BIPEDS
2. 60's-70's project : APOLLO
3. Hardly a socialite : HERMIT
4. Feign : ACT
5. Sprays, as an attacker : MACES
6. Legend maker : ACURA
7. Fox's cry : YELP
8. Writer's aid : EDITOR
9. Fool : ASS
10. Quatrain pattern : ABBA
11. Atlantic Coast Conference team : MARYLAND
12. Martial artist extraordinaire : BRUCELEE
13. Round amount : INTEGER
18. Dracula portrayer : LUGOSI
22. Cling : COHERE
26. Doorway components : JAMBS
29. Mideast royal name : SAUD
31. ___-nez : PINCE
34. Electronic newsgroup system : USENET
35. Nagger : SHREW
37. Famous slave : AIDA
38. After-dinner servings : BRANDIES
39. Revere's signals : LANTERNS
40. Sale locale : GARAGE
41. Part of a spinning wheel : TREADLE
45. Shakespearean setting : VERONA
47. Take care of : HANDLE
48. Superior : ABBESS
49. Whispered words : SECRET
53. Imp : DEMON
54. Bygone computer name : ATARI
57. Chilean money : PESO
59. Opening words at a ball game? : OSAY
62. Light into : RIP
63. Yr.'s end : DEC

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