New York Times, Friday, August 13, 1999

Author: Frances Hansen
Editor: Will Shortz
Frances Hansen
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 37 Missing: {QW} Spans: 2 Minimum word length: 4 This is puzzle # 104 for Ms. Hansen. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1999, The New York Times
Across Down
1. First name in folk : JONI
5. Florida city, informally : BOCA
9. Operating : INUSE
14. Send off : EMIT
15. Team encouragement : RAHS
16. Area of South Africa : NATAL
17. "Little House on the Prairie," e.g. : SAGA
18. Turner and Eisenhower : IKES
19. Back slap? : SPANK
20. [1938] : THELADYVANISHES
23. Island attire : SARONG
24. Warden's fear : RIOT
25. Zilch : ZERO
27. [1930] : MURDER
32. Character : AROMA
36. Lacking width and depth : ONED
38. Giant constellation south of Canis Major : ARGO
39. [1940] : REBECCA
41. [1958] : VERTIGO
43. Express : AVER
44. Old Greek theaters : ODEA
46. In ___ (uncomfortably placed) : ASPOT
47. [1960] : PSYCHO
49. Storyteller's link : THEN
51. Architect Saarinen : EERO
53. 70's-80's singer Boz : SCAGGS
58. Celebrity born 8/13/1899 with five famous titles in this puzzle : ALFREDHITCHCOCK
63. Piece of street art : MURAL
64. Prefix with resin : OLEO
65. Cameo, e.g. : ROLE
66. Round window in a frieze : OXEYE
67. Turtledove : DEAR
68. Reply to an explanation : ISEE
69. Excited, with "up" : KEYED
70. No. 2 : ASST
71. Clever : DEFT
1. Cracks : JESTS
2. Where Fred and Adele Astaire were born : OMAHA
3. River to the Gulf of Guinea : NIGER
4. Mussolini's air marshal ___ Balboa : ITALO
5. Kind of loan : BRIDGE
6. Tasting of wood, as some spirits : OAKY
7. Sergeant's badge : CHEVRON
8. Very, in music : ASSAI
9. As found : INSITU
10. Piles : NAPS
11. 45th of 50 : UTAH
12. Thoughtful : SANE
13. Group with a clock in its emblem : ELKS
21. Down Under soldier : ANZAC
22. ___ guerre : NOMDE
26. It has two shoulders but no head : ROAD
28. "Darn!" : RATS
29. Party pooper : DRIP
30. Kellogg Company brand : EGGO
31. Pull (out) : ROOT
32. Not care ___ : ARAP
33. Speeds (up) : REVS
34. Observe : OBEY
35. Grand Marquis, for short : MERC
37. "Well, Did You ___?" (Cole Porter query) : EVAH
40. Murmured : COOED
42. Certain dressing : RANCH
45. Stars on stage : ETOILES
48. Followed orders : HEELED
50. Military leaders? : ESCORT
52. 70's CBS hit : RHODA
54. Deeply irritating : ACRID
55. Honker : GOOSE
56. Staff leader? : GCLEF
57. Some shooting : SKEET
58. Crazily : AMOK
59. Splendor : LUXE
60. Norse god of peace : FREY
61. Zany Martha : RAYE
62. Blended items : TEAS

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