New York Times, Monday, August 21, 2000

Author: Dave and Diane Epperson
Editor: Will Shortz
Dave Epperson
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Diane Epperson
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JKQX} This is puzzle # 3 for Mr. Epperson. This is puzzle # 3 for Ms. Epperson. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. A property may have one on it : LIEN
5. Sound of a fall : SPLAT
10. Robed : CLAD
14. Singer Arnold : EDDY
15. Piece of garlic : CLOVE
16. Tiptop : AONE
17. NATO's first supreme commander : EISENHOWER
19. Bone parallel to the radius : ULNA
20. Stage actress Caldwell : ZOE
21. General Motors line, for short : OLDS
22. Deodorant type : ROLLON
24. They'll show you the world : ATLASES
26. Done, in Dijon : FINI
27. Dickens's orphan in "Great Expectations" : PIP
28. Tropical plant with a trunklike stem : TREEFERN
32. Military capability : FIREPOWER
35. Stead : LIEU
36. Polite turndown : NOSIR
37. Russian orbiter : MIR
38. Ship navigation aid : LORAN
39. Uzbekistan's ___ Sea : ARAL
40. Leafy shelter : VINEBOWER
42. Massachusetts's nickname : BAYSTATE
44. H20 at 0° : ICE
45. Radio amateurs : HAMS
46. Stranger in a strange land? : TOURIST
50. Win back one's losses : RECOUP
53. Lions and tigers : CATS
54. Cause for sudden death : TIE
55. "There oughta be ___!" : ALAW
56. Academic enclave : IVORYTOWER
59. Not yours or theirs : MINE
60. Swab the deck again : REMOP
61. Old piano tunes : RAGS
62. Ibsen's "___ Gynt" : PEER
63. Tickle pink : ELATE
64. Fortuneteller's opening : ISEE
1. Host Gibbons : LEEZA
2. Numbskull : IDIOT
3. 1950's Ford flop : EDSEL
4. Bill ___, the Science Guy : NYE
5. Lug around : SCHLEPP
6. Walks like a workhorse : PLODS
7. Areas on weather maps : LOWS
8. "___ Maria" : AVE
9. Wirehair, e.g. : TERRIER
10. It has a big head : CAULIFLOWER
11. Hang (around) : LOLL
12. ___ Domini : ANNO
13. University V.I.P. : DEAN
18. More meddlesome : NOSIER
23. It's next to nothing : ONE
25. Spring event : APRILSHOWER
26. "___ Jacques" (children's song) : FRERE
28. Bale binder : TWINE
29. Yeats's land : EIRE
30. Kind of admiral : REAR
31. Woman of habit? : NUN
32. ___ song (cheaply) : FORA
33. "___, old chap" : ISAY
34. Leaves out : OMITS
36. Catch in the act : NAB
38. Part of a biblical plague : LOCUST
40. Dracula, for one : VAMPIRE
41. Genetically related organisms : BIOTYPE
43. St. Anthony's cross : TAU
46. Diviner's deck : TAROT
47. "___ a dark and stormy night..." : ITWAS
48. Start of a long battle : SIEGE
49. Short-winded : TERSE
50. Wheelchair access : RAMP
51. Author Wiesel : ELIE
52. Sugar source : CANE
53. Film "sleeper" of 1978 : COMA
57. Speed: Abbr. : VEL
58. "Either you say it ___ will" : ORI

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