New York Times, Thursday, September 9, 1999

Author: Sam Bellotto Jr.
Editor: Will Shortz
Sam Bellotto Jr.
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38 Missing: {GQZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 13 for Mr. Bellotto. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Frame part : JAMB
5. "Spare" items : RIBS
9. Like an unfiltered cigarette, maybe : HARSH
14. Like Edmund in "King Lear" : EVIL
15. Work in the cutting room : EDIT
16. 1935 Kentucky Derby winner : OMAHA
17. Lady Macbeth's last words : TOBEDTOBEDTOBED
20. Tangle up : ENSNARL
21. Put up : RISKED
22. Pair : DUO
23. Put forward : POSE
24. Julius's last words : THENFALLCAESAR
31. ___ juice (milk) : MOO
32. Neat : TIDY
33. Soupçon : TRACE
34. The Beatles' "___ Love Her" : ANDI
36. Item on a rod : TOWEL
39. x or y, e.g. : AXIS
40. Strait-laced : STAID
42. Round sandwich : OREO
44. D.C. setting : EDT
45. Othello's last words : TODIEUPONAKISS
49. Slightly : ATAD
50. ___ Kan dog food : KAL
51. Eventually : ONEDAY
54. Empty : DEPLETE
58. Cleopatra's last words : WHATSHOULDISTAY
60. Night, in Napoli : NOTTE
61. Course, in education lingo : UNIT
62. Sister of Emily and Charlotte : ANNE
63. It may be found in an elevator : WHEAT
64. Arrangement: Prefix : TAXO
65. Goes on and on and... : YAKS
1. Ballet jump : JETE
2. Revlon rival : AVON
3. Game of marbles : MIBS
4. Zinc sulfide : BLENDE
5. Modernize, as an airplane : RETROFIT
6. Teen magazine profilee : IDOL
7. Lobster eater's need : BIB
8. Unsaturated alcohol : STEROL
9. Uncomfortable situation : HOTSEAT
10. In a frenzy : AMOK
11. "Hurlyburly" playwright : RABE
12. Slough off : SHED
13. Hornswoggled : HAD
18. Dishearten : DAUNT
19. Piece from the game Othello : DISC
23. It comes in 4 x 8 pieces : PLYWOOD
24. Sidekick of early TV : TONTO
25. Surfer wannabe : HODAD
26. Busyness : ADO
27. Diamond stat : ERA
28. Cannonball Adderley's equipment : SAXES
29. Tummy troublers : ACIDS
30. Sit a spell : REST
31. It's rigged : MAST
35. "Rocky ___" : III
37. Sea cliff dweller : ERN
38. Gave, as secret documents : LEAKEDTO
41. Resolved : DEADSET
43. Animal with stripes : OKAPI
46. Four Corners toucher : UTAH
47. Shareholder's bonus : PAYOUT
48. "Amen!" : ILLSAY
51. "Here comes trouble!" : OHOH
52. Hoopster Archibald : NATE
53. Singer James : ETTA
54. Year in Pelagius I's papacy : DLIX
55. Sight from Taormina : ETNA
56. Propane holder : TANK
57. Surveys : EYES
58. Madrid-to-Ávila dir. : WNW
59. Acapulco article : UNA

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