New York Times, Thursday, July 2, 1998

Author: Pat M. Hugel
Editor: Will Shortz
Pat M. Hugel
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38 Missing: {BJQX} This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Hugel. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. "The Balcony" playwright : GENET
6. Cries of aversion : UGHS
10. One of the finest : COP
13. Asseveration : AVOWAL
15. Santa's coat? : SOOT
16. Lilac or lemon, e.g. : HUE
17. Kipling's "The ___ of the Species" : FEMALE
18. One available in Ávila : SENORITA
20. Hero of many old dime novels : FRANKMERRIWELL
22. Tikkanen of hockey : ESA
23. ___ Miguel : SAN
24. Kind of days : SALAD
26. "Spartacus" setting : ROME
28. Socials : TEAS
32. Japanese soup : MISO
33. Poe classic : THERAVEN
37. Schedule letters : ETA
38. Make cry : REDUCETOTEARS
41. J.F.K.'s U.N. ambassador : AES
42. Shepherd, of a sort : PREACHER
43. Shelter grp. : SPCA
45. Racketeer's org.? : USTA
46. John Paul, e.g., to the Italians : PAPA
50. Reeves of "Chain Reaction" : KEANU
52. One that brings in the bucks? : DOE
55. Dystopian 1920 play : RUR
56. N.B.A. All-Star : ALONZOMOURNING
61. Light horse-drawn carriage : STANHOPE
62. High-hat : SNOOTY
63. 43-Across offering : PET
64. Like many orgs. : INTL
65. Prickly plant : TEASEL
66. "What ___ you saying?" : ARE
67. One of the Durbeyfields : TESS
68. Brace, with "up" : SHORE
1. Movie worker : GAFFER
2. Exceedingly : EVERSO
3. Polite refusal : NOMAAM
4. McGregor of "Trainspotting" : EWAN
5. Squeals : TALKS
6. Former G.D.R. ally : USSR
7. Attendee : GOER
8. "___ soit qui mal y pense" : HONI
9. Shelves, maybe : STOWS
10. Less amicable : CHILLIER
11. Survives : OUTLASTS
12. Shell game item : PEA
14. Champagne Tony of golf : LEMA
19. Stationer's order : REAM
21. Menu heading : ENTREES
25. 1950 film noir thriller : DOA
27. Schedule board abbr. : ETD
29. Bother badly : EATAT
30. Popular salad ingredient : AVOCADO
31. Dickens's ___ Pecksniff : SETH
34. March syllable : HUP
35. Tannish : ECRU
36. Part of an extended name : NEE
38. Twice-convicted felon : REPEATER
39. Snowball : ESCALATE
40. Artist in the Cercle et Carré group : ARP
41. "Don't ___!" : ASK
44. Prolific poet? : ANON
47. Songlike : ARIOSO
48. Boat propeller, of a sort : PUNTER
49. Like some socks : ARGYLE
51. Missed, as a target : UNHIT
53. Depose : OUST
54. Cousins of ospreys : ERNES
57. Belt : ZONE
58. Gets off the fence, so to speak : OPTS
59. Sitcom diner : MELS
60. Ham's father : NOAH
61. Place for sweaters : SPA

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