New York Times, Wednesday, September 8, 1999

Author: Holden Baker
Editor: Will Shortz
Holden Baker
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FJQX} This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Baker. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1999, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Pitcher Hershiser : OREL
5. Worse for winter driving : ICIER
10. Peddle : SELL
14. Hamlet, for one : DANE
15. Actress Shearer : NORMA
16. Inter ___ : ALIA
17. Breakfast order : EGGSOVEREZ
19. Cousin of a milkshake : MALT
20. Tranquil : SERENE
21. Not in the least difficult : EZASPIE
23. Inflame : ANGER
26. What counters count : NOSES
27. The Eagles' first hit, 1972 : TAKEITEZ
31. "You can believe me!" : HONEST
32. Pull nigh to : ANEAR
33. Wrinkle-resistant fabric : ORLON
35. Sauce brand : RAGU
36. Fifth-century date : CDIII
37. Place for a flowerpot : SILL
41. Lists of basics : NEEDS
42. Midafternoon : THREE
43. Where to hear "Tit-Willow," with "The" : MIKADO
47. "Relax!" : EZDOESIT
49. Tiny organism : AMEBA
50. Garden products brand : ORTHO
51. Password site, once : SPEAKEZ
53. Sliders on stream banks : OTTERS
58. Silver prizes : CUPS
59. Nice to look at : EZONTHEEYE
62. Ally of the Missouri : OTOE
63. Japanese-American : NISEI
64. "There oughta be ___!" : ALAW
65. Take care of : TEND
66. Good news from loan officers : YESES
67. Figure skater Janet : LYNN
1. Keats specialties : ODES
2. More than fume : RAGE
3. M.I.T. grad: Abbr. : ENGR
4. ___-majesté : LESE
5. Think up : INVENT
6. Runner Sebastian : COE
7. Sale tag abbr. : IRR
8. Arab chieftain : EMEER
9. Tease : RAZZ
10. He had a bad hair day : SAMSON
11. Pass by : ELAPSE
12. "Consider the ___ of the field": Matthew 6:28 : LILIES
13. Gossip, with "the" : LATEST
18. Studio sign : ONAIR
22. Untraceable, for short : ANON
24. Crystal-bearing rock : GEODE
25. Classic 1969 youth film : EZRIDER
27. Partner of feathers : TAR
28. "Gimme ___!" (Auburn cheer) : ANA
29. Gunpowder holder : KEG
30. Artesian water : EAU
31. ___ polloi : HOI
34. "Hungaria" composer : LISZT
36. Corp. bigshot : CEO
37. Any boat : SHE
38. Org. with many inspectors : IRS
39. Hilo garland : LEI
40. Authorize : LET
41. Minn. neighbor : NDAK
42. Kind of fairy : TOOTH
43. Navy's goat, e.g. : MASCOT
44. Ascribe : IMPUTE
45. Continue doing : KEEPON
46. Humbled : ABASED
48. Hindu loincloths : DHOTIS
50. Harriet's hubby : OZZIE
52. Start of a counting rhyme : EENY
54. Pond swimmer : TEAL
55. Hard to catch : EELY
56. "Saving Private ___" : RYAN
57. Embroidered : SEWN
60. C.I.A. forerunner : OSS
61. Society page word : NEE

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