New York Times, Tuesday, September 29, 1998

Author: Thomas W. Schier
Editor: Will Shortz
Thomas W. Schier
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 39 Missing: {QVX} This is puzzle # 25 for Mr. Schier. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1998, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Flashlight's projection : BEAM
5. Bus. get-together : MTG
8. Adjust on the timeline : REDATE
14. With 2-Down, "My People" author : ABBA
15. Pacific battle site, in brief : IWO
16. Fromm and Remarque : ERICHS
17. Australian ranch hand : JACKAROO
19. Lunatics : MADMEN
20. Pyrenees nation : ANDORRA
21. Pretty marble : CATSEYE
22. Showy parrot : COCKATOO
24. Chinese food additive : MSG
27. Dali or Corot : ARTIST
28. Mass robe : ALB
31. Needed liniment : ACHED
33. Tot's game : PEEKABOO
36. Braincases : CRANIA
38. Connect via phone : DIALIN
39. Leaping marsupial : KANGAROO
42. Pacific island nation : NAURU
43. Workout facility : SPA
44. Tax on imports : TARIFF
47. Certain M.I.T. grads : EES
48. Cowboy : BUCKAROO
50. In its entirety : TOTALLY
53. Austrian Alpine pass : ARLBERG
58. Where 26-Down is : AFRICA
59. Algonquian Indian : KICKAPOO
60. Donut coatings : GLAZES
61. Drink on draft : ALE
62. Peru's capital : LIMA
63. "Murder Must Advertise" writer Dorothy : SAYERS
64. Tripper's turn-on : LSD
65. Like some drinks : ICED
1. Mexicali locale, for short : BAJA
2. See 14-Across : EBAN
3. Alphabetical start : ABCD
4. Shark variety : MAKO
5. Medicine chest door, usually : MIRROR
6. Having one intermission : TWOACT
7. Baby syllable : GOO
8. Did a framer's job : REMATTED
9. Sappho's Muse : ERATO
10. Child's reply to a taunt : DIDSO
11. Highest point : ACME
12. Unnamed ones : THEY
13. Feudal worker : ESNE
18. Los Angeles suburb : ARCADIA
21. Job for Holmes : CASE
23. Laotian money : KIP
24. Baseball's Connie and others : MACKS
25. Dump into a Dumpster : SCRAP
26. Lake Volta's country : GHANA
28. Once in ___ moon : ABLUE
29. River through Tours : LOIRE
30. Year-end check, maybe : BONUS
32. Our lang. : ENG
34. Relations : KINFOLK
35. Motorists' org. : AAA
37. Where nudes may be sketched : ARTCLASS
40. Tasting like certain wood : OAKY
41. Man-mouse connector : ORA
45. Certain letter-shaped tracks : IRAILS
46. Involuntary, as a landing : FORCED
48. Pool table fabric : BAIZE
49. Gastric woe : ULCER
50. Makes "it" : TAGS
51. "Man ___ Mancha" : OFLA
52. Caterer's carrier : TRAY
54. "Road" picture destination : BALI
55. Colossal : EPIC
56. City on seven hills : ROME
57. Prod : GOAD
59. ___ Kan (pet food brand) : KAL

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