New York Times, Thursday, July 16, 1998

Author: Kelly Clark
Editor: Will Shortz
Kelly Clark
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 35 Missing: {CJQ} This is puzzle # 3 for Ms. Clark. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1998, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Wore : HADON
6. Mawkish : SOPPY
11. "Uh-uh" : NAH
14. "Jane Eyre" girl : ADELE
15. When repeated, a Western city : WALLA
16. "You ___ here" : ARE
17. Part 1 of an idle query : HOWDIDAFOOL
19. Thickness : PLY
20. Hold up : DELAY
21. Fine-tuned : TWEAKED
23. Dad-blamed : DERN
25. French city in W.W. II fighting : METZ
27. Actress Merrill : DINA
28. Treasure of Montezuma : ORO
29. Query, part 2 : ANDHISMONEY
32. Declared strikes? : UMPED
34. Square : UNHIP
35. Old-time street illuminator : GASLAMP
38. Refined : GENTEEL
42. Condition : INURE
44. Swift work : ESSAY
45. Query, part 3 : GETTOGETHER
50. Nuptial or natal starter : PRE
51. It's gentle on the skin : ALOE
52. Off, as a note : SOUR
53. Almost forever : EONS
54. Stuffing ingredient : RAISINS
57. They may be stripped : GEARS
59. It's nothing : NIL
60. End of the query : TOBEGINWITH
64. From S.F. to Tahoe : ENE
65. Conjure up : EVOKE
66. Split for a church : TITHE
67. Flushed : RED
68. At the limit, with "out" : MAXED
69. High-hat : SNOOT
1. "And pigs fly!" : HAH
2. Brouhaha : ADO
3. Condensation : DEWDROPS
4. Bygone : OLDEN
5. Singer Young : NEIL
6. Influenced : SWAYED
7. Klutz : OAF
8. Fainting, as from surprise : PLOTZING
9. Make rows : PLOW
10. Lockmaker of note : YALE
11. Stain guard : NAPKIN
12. Dahl of "Watch the Birdie" : ARLENE
13. The best of times : HEYDAY
18. Denounce in no uncertain terms : DAMN
22. Embraces : ADOPTS
23. Magic man Henning : DOUG
24. Humorist Bombeck : ERMA
26. Day of the wk. : THU
29. "A Bell for ___" : ADANO
30. One of every two hurricanes : SHE
31. Clementine's father, e.g. : MINER
33. Beaux mondes : ELITES
36. Puss : MUG
37. Place for a sports stringer : PRESSBOX
39. First N.H.L. player to score over 70 goals in a season : ESPOSITO
40. Net : EARN
41. Potassium and sodium hydroxides : LYES
43. Command for D.D.E. : ETO
45. Net : GARNER
46. Tennyson's "lily maid of Astolat" : ELAINE
47. Slaved : TOILED
48. Greeted warmly : HUGGED
49. "...___ saw Elba" : EREI
53. W.W. II Gen. Rommel : ERWIN
55. Twosome : ITEM
56. PBS offering : NOVA
58. Nest inhabitants : ANTS
61. Scratch (out) : EKE
62. Nonetheless, for short : THO
63. All ___ up : HET

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