New York Times, Wednesday, July 28, 1999

Author: Manny Nosowsky
Editor: Will Shortz
Manny Nosowsky
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JVW} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 89 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Breathtaking action? : GASP
5. "The final frontier" : SPACE
10. A smattering of : SOME
14. Met score : ARIA
15. Union locale : ALTAR
16. Surrounded by : AMID
17. Something Denver is well-known for : GILLIGANSISLAND
20. Foe of Cortés : AZTEC
21. "So it's ___!" : YOU
22. Chipper : PERKY
23. Flip (through) : LEAF
25. "How awful!" : ALAS
27. Do in : SLAY
30. Not mass-produced : TAILORMADE
35. Turner in Atlanta : TED
36. Duet : PAIR
37. Dealt in stocks : TRADED
38. It makes good scents : AROMA
40. Actress ___ Dawn Chong : RAE
42. Big name in Chinese history : ENLAI
43. Farm feed : FORAGE
45. Leg muscle, briefly : QUAD
47. Offspring of a queen : ANT
48. Print makers? : FINGERTIPS
50. A part of this starts 17-, 30-, 48- and 63-Across : FISH
51. NASA cancellation : NOGO
52. Basic cooking instruction : HEAT
54. Golden calf's maker, in Exodus : AARON
57. Carnaval site : RIO
59. "Here's to you!" : SKOAL
63. Figure with three unequal sides : SCALENETRIANGLE
66. Actress Garr : TERI
67. Barbecue : BROIL
68. Algeria's Gulf of ___ : ORAN
69. Start of something big? : IDEA
70. Snorkeling milieu : CORAL
71. Prefix with phobia : XENO
1. Totally nuts : GAGA
2. Nev. neighbor : ARIZ
3. Composition of a river sandbar : SILT
4. In a colorless way : PALELY
5. Problem of the middle ages? : SAG
6. Observe the rules : PLAYFAIR
7. "___ extra cost" : ATNO
8. Free-and-easy : CASUAL
9. "___ tu" (Verdi aria) : ERI
10. Miller's Willy Loman, e.g. : SALESMAN
11. First name in bridge : OMAR
12. Fur coat provider : MINK
13. Whirling water : EDDY
18. Rocks : ICE
19. Engaged in repartee : SPARRED
24. ___ glance : ATA
26. Everything, with "the" : LOT
27. Lines of music? : STAFF
28. "Vive ___!" : LEROI
29. Decorate : ADORN
31. Al Hillah resident : IRAQI
32. Opponent of Ike : ADLAI
33. College figures : DEANS
34. Writer Wharton : EDITH
36. Where many a story starts : PAGEONE
39. Flowering tree : MAGNOLIA
41. High spirits : EUPHORIA
44. Part of a joule : ERG
46. Peer Gynt's mother : ASE
49. Ring master? : TORERO
50. U.S. bullion site : FTKNOX
53. Letters on a Kodak box : ASA
54. ___ spumante : ASTI
55. Zipped through : ACED
56. Uncommon : RARE
58. "Take ___ leave it!" : ITOR
60. Fairy tale menace : OGRE
61. Mr. Greenspan : ALAN
62. Late-night name : LENO
64. David Sarnoff's creation of 1926 : NBC
65. Hostilely : ILL

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