New York Times, Saturday, August 15, 1998

Author: Rich Norris
Editor: Will Shortz
Rich Norris
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 87 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1998, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Random : HITORMISS
10. Capital just west of 0 degrees longitude : ACCRA
15. Like some educations : IVYLEAGUE
16. Kind of battery : SOLAR
17. Fit : MAKESENSE
18. Drained : SPENT
19. A quarter of four : ONE
20. Evening event : SOIREE
22. "___ said..." : ASI
23. Spars : MASTS
26. Is offensive, in a way : REEKS
27. Handled : RAN
28. Whitewash : HIDE
30. ___ Peres (St. Louis suburb) : DES
31. First-rate : ACE
32. Betray, in a way : TWOTIME
35. Signs : INKS
36. Dictionary features : CROSSREFERENCES
40. Harness part : HAME
41. Took a particular direction : TRENDED
42. Shih Ching composition : ODE
43. Certain edit. of the Bible : STD
46. Parisian possessive : AMOI
47. TV Chihuahua : REN
48. Restaurant supplies : TRAYS
50. Three-time Super Bowl-winning coach Bill : WALSH
54. Young followers? : UNS
55. Confesses : OWNSUP
57. Skater Midori : ITO
58. Where some buns are made : SALON
60. Super, e.g. : CARETAKER
63. ___ Berliner, inventor of the microphone : EMILE
64. Makeup supplies : EYELINERS
65. Keep out : DEBAR
66. Has no worries : RESTSEASY
1. Sign glimpsed on televised games : HIMOM
2. The Trump who wrote "For Love Alone" : IVANA
3. Small fry : TYKES
4. Rousing cheer : OLE
5. Legal item : RES
6. Old-time actress Murray and others : MAES
7. Self-dismissive remark : IGNOREME
8. "___ Darlin'" (1958 hit) : SUSIE
9. Fume : SEERED
10. Evaluate : ASSESS
11. Lift, so to speak : COP
12. Right of passage : CLEARANCE
13. Went through vigorously : RANSACKED
14. Pretension : ARTINESS
21. Squeeze (out) : EKE
24. "___ Calloways" (1965 Disney film) : THOSE
25. Poses : SITS
29. Movie V.I.P.: Abbr. : DIR
32. It may be registered : TRADENAME
33. "The Feminine Mystique" subject : WOMENSLIB
34. Pond denizen : EFT
35. Kind of rubber : INDIA
36. Said together : CHORUSED
37. Evidence of changes : ERASURES
38. Radiation unit : REM
39. Adequate, once : ENOW
43. Rioter, perhaps : STONER
44. Cleveland-based high-tech co. : TRW
45. Companion of Cupid : DANCER
49. Belgian composer Eugène ___ : YSAYE
51. Simile phrase : LIKEA
52. Hip attachments? : STERS
53. Merry-go-round figure, to a child : HORSY
56. Pound : PELT
59. Suffix with Cray- : OLA
61. "___ a pity" : TIS
62. Chemical ending : ANE

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