New York Times, Wednesday, September 2, 1998

Author: Randall J. Hartman
Editor: Will Shortz
Randall J. Hartman
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 42 Missing: {JQ} This is puzzle # 26 for Mr. Hartman. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1998, The New York Times
Across Down
1. "You go ___" : AHEAD
6. Sioux warrior's trophy : SCALP
11. Hit with a ray gun : ZAP
14. Ellerbee or Evans : LINDA
15. Collection of brains : MENSA
16. Coach Parseghian : ARA
17. Toy bear given by a fan of singer Arnold? : TEDDYTOEDDY
19. Just out : NEW
20. Bear, in Barcelona : OSO
21. Garb : TOGS
22. Neptune's realm : OCEAN
24. Low in the lea : MOO
25. Square dancer's tie : BOLO
27. Part of Zemeckis's Best Director speech for "Forrest Gump"? : THANKSTOHANKS
33. Kind of football : ARENA
34. "Buddenbrooks" novelist : MANN
35. Duo in a score : TENS
37. "Harvey" hero Elwood P. ___ : DOWD
38. Indy champ Andretti : MARIO
39. Bring up : REAR
40. Plaintiff : SUER
41. "Thanks ___!" : ALOT
42. The end : FINIS
43. Attend an out-of-town "Boléro" performance? : TRAVELTORAVEL
46. What X may represent : KISS
47. Big name in bandages : ACE
48. Death's partner? : TAXES
51. "The Last Days of Pompeii" heroine : IONE
53. Harem chamber : ODA
56. Part of H.M.S. : HER
57. Treats linemen's injuries? : TENDSTOENDS
61. ___ pro nobis : ORA
62. Sign of spring : ARIES
63. Monster : FREAK
64. Bean of the American frontier : ROY
65. Lively Latin dance : SALSA
66. Brawls : FRAYS
1. Countertenor : ALTO
2. Rushes along : HIES
3. Prefix with skeleton : ENDO
4. Recipe word : ADD
5. Auto race place : DAYTONA
6. Urban blight : SMOG
7. So-so grades : CEES
8. So-so link : AND
9. Trip promoter? : LSD
10. Bribery of a sort : PAYOLA
11. Novelist Grey : ZANE
12. Square footage : AREA
13. En passant capture : PAWN
18. Captured : TOOK
23. Make ingeniously : CONTRIVE
24. Magician of the comics : MANDRAKE
25. Mackerel cousin : BONITO
26. "Not again!" : OHNO
27. Rainbow ___ : TROUT
28. Paul Bunyan, at times : HEWER
29. Some pizza orders : SMALLS
30. Picture card? : TAROT
31. Nancy Drew's creator : KEENE
32. Aquarium scavenger : SNAIL
33. Consumer Reports lack : ADS
36. A.A.R.P. members : SRS
38. West and Clarke : MAES
42. National anthem follower, at times : FACEOFF
44. Outlooks : VISTAS
45. Sound off : RANT
48. Hammer-hurling god : THOR
49. Space starter : AERO
50. Inside shot? : XRAY
51. Day to remember : IDES
52. Greek peak : OSSA
53. Draft status : ONEA
54. Make-or-break time : DDAY
55. Responds à la "Jeopardy!" : ASKS
58. Victorian ___ : ERA
59. Zip : NIL
60. Miscalculate : ERR

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