New York Times, Monday, January 13, 1997

Author: G. E. Paul
Editor: Will Shortz
Gregory E. Paul
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {BFJQXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 42 for Mr. Paul. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Poverty : WANT
5. Mutual of ___ : OMAHA
10. Track tipster : TOUT
14. Neighborhood : AREA
15. Artist Bonheur and others : ROSAS
16. Like Solomon : WISE
17. Watch face : DIAL
18. Whitney's partner in airplanes : PRATT
19. Pizazz : ELAN
20. 1970's New York Knick's nickname : EARLTHEPEARL
23. Western alliance: Abbr. : OAS
24. Sidestep : EVADE
28. Grotto : CAVERN
32. 20- and 51-Across, e.g. : ATHLETES
35. States firmly : AVERS
36. To ___ (precisely) : ATEE
37. "___ the season to be jolly" : TIS
38. Hank Ketcham comic strip : DENNISTHEMENACE
42. Purpose : END
43. Harrow's rival : ETON
44. Dog: Fr. : CHIEN
45. When American elections are held : TUESDAYS
48. Rio ___ (border river) : GRANDE
49. Take care of, as duties : SEETO
50. Nearly worthless coin : SOU
51. 1960-66 N.B.A. scoring leader, informally : WILTTHESTILT
59. Jellystone Park bear : YOGI
62. "I don't give ___!" : AHOOT
63. Scent : ODOR
64. G.I. addresses : APOS
65. Jazz singer Vaughan : SARAH
66. Burn soother : ALOE
67. Didn't part with : KEPT
68. Pickpocketed : STOLE
69. Physics unit : DYNE
1. Walk in the baby pool : WADE
2. La Scala solo : ARIA
3. Not distant : NEAR
4. Six-foot or more : TALL
5. Annie, e.g., in the comics : ORPHAN
6. Folkways : MORES
7. "Rush!" : ASAP
8. Abhor : HATE
9. 30's movie dog : ASTA
10. Midnight : TWELVE
11. Source of Rockefeller money : OIL
12. Red, white and blue initials : USA
13. Hamilton's bill : TEN
21. Trunks : TORSI
22. Seminary subj. : REL
25. Reach : ATTAIN
26. Cleared, as a winter windshield : DEICED
27. Ancient Palestinian : ESSENE
28. West Pointers : CADETS
29. Boulevard : AVENUE
30. Buyer : VENDEE
31. Suffix with east or west : ERN
32. One of the Three Musketeers : ATHOS
33. MTV's target viewer : TEEN
34. Haw's partner : HEM
36. Bar member: Abbr. : ATTY
39. Poseidon's realm : SEA
40. Pale colors : ECRUS
41. Shelter grp. : NHA
46. Double curve, as in yarn : STWIST
47. "How ___ love thee? Let me..." : DOI
48. "Faust" dramatist : GOETHE
50. Sand bar : SHOAL
52. Sweetheart : LASS
53. "Anything but ___!" : THAT
54. Bullfight bull : TORO
55. "The Wind in the Willows" character : TOAD
56. Without thought : IDLY
57. Diving bird : LOON
58. Chestnut or walnut : TREE
59. Talk, talk, talk : YAK
60. Unlock, in poetry : OPE
61. Republicans, collectively : GOP

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