New York Times, Friday, August 7, 1998

Author: Frank Longo
Editor: Will Shortz
Frank Longo
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 64, Blocks: 32 Missing: {JKQWXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 40 for Mr. Longo. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. "Speed" speeder : BUS
4. Mimeographs, e.g. : DUPLICATORS
15. "Come ___ My House" (Clooney hit) : ONA
16. Woodstock performer, 1969 : ARLOGUTHRIE
17. Assembly-line principle : DIVISIONOFLABOR
19. Former Gov. Bayh : EVAN
20. Bluebeard's seventh wife : FATIMA
21. Peripatetic religious leader : DALAILAMA
27. Stomach tightener : SITUP
28. Five and ten, e.g. : CARDINALS
30. Not neurotic : SANE
31. Oman, for one : SULTANATE
33. Sue Grafton's "___ for Lawless" : LIS
34. Causes of many swoons : TEENIDOLS
36. Opposite of "huh?" : AHA
39. Used a clothesline : DRIPDRIED
41. Legendary elephant eaters : ROCS
43. Projecting parts : SALIENCES
45. Best : CREAM
47. Stir : SENSATION
49. Last team coached by Leo Durocher : ASTROS
51. Heraldic wreath : ORLE
52. 1990's CBS detective drama : DIAGNOSISMURDER
58. One way to vanish : INTOTHINAIR
59. Free : RID
60. Deleterious defoliant : AGENTORANGE
61. England's Isle of ___ : ELY
1. Foreshadowed : BODED
2. Historic computer of 1951 : UNIVAC
3. "Pancho Villa" star, 1972 : SAVALAS
4. Cologne article : DAS
5. Where the Reuss River originates : URI
6. Al Fatah grp. : PLO
7. McCallister of "Montana Territory" : LON
8. Walt Kelly's "___ Pogo" : IGO
9. Trouser turnup : CUFF
10. Where to find 5-Down : ATLAS
11. Words preceding a clarification : THATIS
12. Like satellites : ORBITAL
13. Mainland Equatorial Guinea : RIOMUNI
14. Tabasco coverings : SERAPES
18. Going nowhere : INARUT
22. Went nowhere : IDLED
23. Some Pepsi purchases : LITERS
24. Chronic liar : ANANIAS
25. Unit of a legion : MANIPLE
26. Jafar's nemesis, in film : ALADDIN
29. Inventory : STORES
32. "Nadja" actress Löwensohn : ELINA
35. Quadrant, say : SECTOR
36. Part of ancient Greece with the city Megalópolis : ARCADIA
37. Fooling (around) : HORSING
38. Cel material : ACETATE
40. Yeats heroine : DEIRDRE
42. Noted Assyrian king mentioned in Isaiah : SARGON
44. French sun : SOLEIL
46. Puerto ___, Chile : MONTT
48. Square, in a way : NERDY
50. TriBeCa neighbor : SOHO
53. Base address : SIR
54. Concert ending : INA
55. ___ Pablo, Calif. : SAN
56. Certain jet : MIG
57. Suffix with press : URE

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