New York Times, Friday, July 27, 2001

Author: Brendan Emmett Quigley
Editor: Will Shortz
Brendan Emmett Quigley
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 31 Missing: {QVXZ} This is puzzle # 49 for Mr. Quigley. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2001, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Kind of atty. : DIST
5. Funny producer : JOKEWRITER
15. Prefix with dermal : ENTO
16. Frozen treat : ITALIANICE
17. "Did you forget about me?" : AHEM
18. Given to forcefully : THRUSTUPON
19. They may be fawning : DOES
20. Two-time U.S. Open winner Fraser : NEALE
21. Loam component : SILT
22. Debut of Oct. 11, 1975 : SNL
23. Savior : HERO
24. Philosopher Diderot : DENIS
25. Member of the First Triumvirate : POMPEY
27. Mount ___ (Minnesota ski resort) : KATO
30. Pleiades pursuer : ORION
31. Stay on top of trends : BEWITHIT
35. Where the going rate is charged? : TOLLBAR
37. She followed Lou as first lady : ELEANOR
39. No posh hotels : FLEABAGS
41. Mentor of Eminem : DRDRE
42. 1999 air strike authorizer : NATO
43. Deep sleeps : SOPORS
44. Michael Bolton's "How ___ Be Lovers" : CANWE
48. Doing business : OPEN
50. Hoops competition, briefly : NIT
51. Specialty : AREA
52. Pluto's purview : HADES
54. Castor and Pollux's mother : LEDA
55. Program interruption : NEWSREPORT
57. Scene of heavy W.W. I fighting : YSER
58. Torn, say : ONTHEFENCE
59. Catalog : LIST
60. Millionaire's address? : EASYSTREET
61. Grub : EATS
1. Place of poor radio reception : DEADSPOT
2. Recognizing : INHONOROF
3. Heavy metal producer? : STEELMILL
4. Some cats : TOMS
5. Passenger vehicle : JITNEY
6. Choice word? : OTHER
7. Literally, empty orchestra : KARAOKE
8. End of the year, for some : ELUL
9. Smart-alecky : WISE
10. Backstabber : RAT
11. Loo message : INUSE
12. It may be made on the rebound : TIPIN
13. Potentially pathogenic strain : ECOLI
14. Checks for letters? : RENTS
23. Plant of the nightshade family : HENBANE
24. Gave extra attention : DOTEDON
26. End of the world? : POLE
28. Wows : AWES
29. No later than, informally : TIL
31. No angel : BRAT
32. Heavenly sight : HARP
33. Land of 13,500+ islands : INDONESIA
34. Most scorching : TORRIDEST
36. Case studier's org. : ABA
38. They may follow computer crashes : RESTARTS
40. "Ha, that was funny" : GOODONE
43. Certain stanza : SESTET
44. Camp craft : CANOE
45. Rock tour venue : ARENA
46. Semiaquatic swimmers : NEWTS
47. Somewhat irresolute? : WASHY
49. Nez ___ : PERCE
52. Weight : HEFT
53. Parrot : APER
54. 1988 Masters winner : LYLE
56. Court matter : RES

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