New York Times, Thursday, August 13, 1998

Author: A. J. Santora
Editor: Will Shortz
A. J. Santora
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQX} This is puzzle # 216 for Mr. Santora. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Beanie Babies, e.g. : FAD
4. Convertible, for one : SOFA
8. Pull an all-nighter : CRAM
12. Mad (at) : SORE
13. Sandwich man? : EARL
14. Prefix with spherical : HEMI
15. Reef material : CORAL
16. Lattices around an island? : TRELLISES
18. Violinist who surrounded an island? : ZIMBALIST
20. Sluggish : INERT
21. Paul's "Exodus" role : ARI
22. Acquire : WIN
23. Sweetheart : DEARIE
24. Airport pickup : RENTAL
26. Map out : PLAN
28. Betamax was an early one : VCR
29. Popeye's creator : SEGAR
30. Apple application, once : ALAR
31. Actor Stephen et al. : REAS
32. Stirs about an island? : REAWAKENS
35. Manner : MIEN
38. It may be tempted : FATE
39. Columnist Rowland : EVANS
43. Nest-egg initials : IRA
44. Waldorf salad ingredient, for short : MAYO
45. Common airline carry-on, these days : LAPTOP
46. Pater ___ (prayer) : NOSTER
48. Medit. state : ISR
49. Traffic caution : SLO
50. Prefix with coastal : INTRA
51. Hospital equipment holding an island? : INCUBATOR
54. Sofa part with an island within? : CAMELBACK
56. Bump off : ERASE
57. Turkish potentates : AGAS
58. Siouan speaker : OTOE
59. Lodge fellows : ELKS
60. Kind of wear : MENS
61. Monster's home : NESS
62. Shad delicacy : ROE
1. Taking shape : FORMING
2. Mideast's ___ League : ARAB
3. Trenton's river : DELAWARE
4. Like some stoves : SETIN
5. Dory gear : OARS
6. Worry : FRET
7. Winner's take? : ALL
8. Spode, e.g. : CHINA
9. Benchwarmer : RESERVE
10. "West Side Story" song : AMERICA
11. Greenhouse gadgets : MISTERS
12. Evening do : SOIREE
15. Bygone leaders : CZARS
17. Lender's protection : LIEN
19. Diamond ___ : LIL
23. Have the nerve : DARE
25. Mountain pool : TARN
26. "The Republic" writer : PLATO
27. Como, for one : LAKE
30. On holiday : AWAY
31. Invitation letters : RSVP
33. Way off : AFAR
34. Weak brew : NEARBEER
35. News van equipment : MINICAM
36. Primitive time : IRONAGE
37. Early film maker : EASTMAN
40. On the line : ATSTAKE
41. "Don't sweat it" : NOLOSS
42. Wind-borne item : SPORE
44. Spread : MEAL
45. Baton Rouge sch. : LSU
47. Lock : TRESS
48. Cabinet member for F.D.R.'s full Presidency : ICKES
51. "I can't believe ___..." : IATE
52. Cpls. et al. : NCOS
53. He sang about Alice : ARLO
55. Voyage preceder : BON

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