New York Times, Friday, August 27, 1999

Author: Joe DiPietro
Editor: Will Shortz
Joe DiPietro
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQVZ} This is puzzle # 21 for Mr. DiPietro. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1999, The New York Times
Across Down
1. It's worn in 27-Down : SPHINX
7. Son : MANCHILD
15. It's worth 1 point : LEANER
16. Monologue delivery : ONELINER
17. Illinois town, site of the first Lincoln-Douglas debate : OTTAWA
18. Seat of Cobb County, Ga. : MARIETTA
19. In : TRENDY
20. Smashed item : ATOM
21. Honolulu hrs. : HST
22. Staff addition : HIREE
23. Felt deep pity (for) : BLED
25. Photog's purchase, perhaps : SLR
27. Deli dish : EGGSALAD
31. Lessen one's exposure : CLOTHE
34. Schmaltz : GOO
35. Prefix with -lith or -phobia : XENO
36. Find fault with : RAP
37. Punk rock pioneer : IGGYPOP
40. One in a suit : ACE
41. Barely gets, with "out" : EKES
43. It may display a hood : ASP
44. Tributary : FEEDER
46. Stayed out without a cap on? : WENTFLAT
48. Kind of paper : FAX
49. Van Gogh's "Letters to His Brother ___" : THEO
50. Baked, in Bologna : COTTA
54. Quest of de Soto : ORO
55. One whose business isn't picking up : SLOB
59. Mentor of myth : CHIRON
60. "The Social Contract" philosopher : ROUSSEAU
62. Natural high? : UPLAND
63. Storm, perhaps : BUSTINTO
64. 60's garment : TIEDYE
65. Cat-footed : STEALTHY
66. Aging agent : STRESS
1. It may be out on a limb : SLOTH
2. Dish name : PETRI
3. Misanthrope : HATER
4. Least sensible : INANEST
5. Indian leader's residence : NEWDELHI
6. Inside view : XRAY
7. Cultural center estab. in 1929 : MOMA
8. Makeup: Abbr. : ANAT
9. Rex introduced him : NERO
10. Gets up? : CLIMBS
11. Speed : HIE
12. Winning : INTHELEAD
13. David Bowie #1 hit of 1983 : LETSDANCE
14. Innocuous epithet : DRAT
24. Hardly hard-nosed : LAX
26. August : REGAL
27. See 1-Across : EGYPT
28. Bush league? : GOP
29. Blow : GOOFF
30. No layabout : DOER
31. Lighter company : CREW
32. Fish also called a namaycush : LAKETROUT
33. Uncrashable party : OPENHOUSE
38. Troop grp. : GSA
39. Stone of a sort : PEACHPIT
42. Véronique, e.g.: Abbr. : STE
45. Wayne Gretzky, for one : EXOILER
47. Thing of the past : FOSSIL
51. Tit for tat : TRADE
52. Collection of great actors? : TONYS
53. Vicuña's home : ANDES
54. Stars, e.g. : ORBS
56. Spring time : LENT
57. Many an office has one : OATH
58. Uplift : BUOY
59. Swordsmen's worries : CUTS
61. "Come ___?" (Italian greeting) : STA

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