New York Times, Tuesday, September 14, 1999

Author: Elizabeth C. Gorski
Editor: Will Shortz
Elizabeth C. Gorski
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {QYZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 46 for Ms. Gorski. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Contralto's counterpart : BASSO
6. Richard of "Pretty Woman" : GERE
10. Arm or leg : LIMB
14. Consumer : EATER
15. Part of I.C.U. : UNIT
16. Race track : OVAL
17. Castle feature : DRAWBRIDGE
19. Shuttle scheduler : NASA
20. 50 minutes with a psychiatrist, e.g. : SESSION
21. Yeses : ASSENTS
23. Ready for overtime : TIED
25. Clear, as a disk : ERASE
26. "Joe" : JAVA
30. Honors : LAURELS
33. Home to 9,000 Maine collegians : ORONO
35. "Oh, for Pete's ___" : SAKE
36. Elsie's greeting : MOO
39. Absolutely best part : JEWELINTHECROWN
43. Old spy org. : OSS
44. Result of melting : DRIP
45. Gown fabric : TULLE
46. Troop formation : PHALANX
49. Hardy heroine : TESS
50. Bewildered : ATSEA
53. PBS Emmy winner : NOVA
55. Plotzed : FAINTED
58. African member of OPEC : NIGERIA
63. Time to make a move : TURN
64. Fruit or mincemeat, e.g. : PIEFILLING
66. Duel tool : EPEE
67. "I had no ___!" : IDEA
68. Any song by the Supremes : OLDIE
69. Slash : REND
70. Filly's brother : COLT
71. Adam and Mae : WESTS
1. Resting places : BEDS
2. Swiss stream : AARE
3. Stops on the I.R.T. : STAS
4. Wraps (up) : SEWS
5. Once around the world : ORBIT
6. Kind of pig : GUINEA
7. Butt : END
8. Latvia's capital : RIGA
9. Summers in France : ETES
10. Antisocial types : LONERS
11. Former Mrs. Trump : IVANA
12. Flag places : MASTS
13. Not at all excited : BLASE
18. Disturb : ROIL
22. High-quality : SELECT
24. Part of sweeping efforts? : DUSTPAN
26. Skater Starbuck : JOJO
27. God of war : ARES
28. Promises : VOWS
29. Chemical ending : ANE
31. When repeated, enthusiastic : RAH
32. Squeeze (out) : EKE
34. Passé : OLDHAT
36. Underground type : MOLE
37. Predators on mice : OWLS
38. End drawer in a till : ONES
40. Roth ___ (investment choice) : IRA
41. Zip : NIL
42. Grind, so to speak : RUT
46. Wrote : PENNED
47. Like some yogurt : NONFAT
48. The Louis whose mother was Marie Antoinette : XVII
50. Second photo in a testimonial ad : AFTER
51. Hose shade : TAUPE
52. Signal to pull over : SIREN
54. Radiant : AGLOW
56. "Ulysses," for one : EPIC
57. Queen of Carthage : DIDO
59. Big fashion magazine : ELLE
60. Clears (of) : RIDS
61. "What's ___ for me?" : INIT
62. Ripens : AGES
65. Sushi order : EEL

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