New York Times, Thursday, January 2, 1997

Author: M. Gaffney
Editor: Will Shortz
Matt Gaffney
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This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 42 Missing: {FJQZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 30 for Mr. Gaffney. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Walker, in sign language : PED
4. Thanksgiving dish : YAM
7. Engagement : BATTLE
13. Baritone in Rabaud's "Marouf" : ALI
14. First or second, e.g. : BASE
15. Habituates : INURES
16. With 63-Across, theme of this puzzle : CIVILWAR
18. See 6-Down : STREEP
19. Xaviera Hollander book : THEHAPPYHOOKER
21. Neighbor of Uganda : SUDAN
22. Boston suburb : LYNN
23. 6/6/44 : DDAY
26. Gung-ho : PSYCHED
31. Result of a firing : ASH
34. Corporate hotshot : EXEC
36. Patriot of 1776 : HALE
37. Common game show consolation prize : LEEPRESSONNAILS
42. Meanie : OGRE
43. Out of town : AWAY
44. "Fantasy Island" prop : LEI
45. SE Mexican state : TABASCO
49. Words of Caesar : ETTU
51. Senseless state : COMA
53. "All I gotta do ___ naturally" (Beatles lyric) : ISACT
57. "The Jeffersons" co-star : SHERMANHEMSLEY
62. It's often picked up in bars : THETAB
63. See 16-Across : GENERALS
64. The Continent : EUROPE
65. Sonnies : LADS
66. City on Guanabara Bay : RIO
67. Made up (for) : ATONED
68. Windy City sights : ELS
69. Door word : MEN
1. Results of some handshakes : PACTS
2. Peace Nobelist Root : ELIHU
3. Fell precipitately : DIVED
4. Cry harshly : YAWP
5. "... and make it snappy!" : ASAP
6. With 18-Across, a two-time Oscar winner : MERYL
7. Bucknell footballers : BISONS
8. Lover in Dryden's "All for Love" : ANTONY
9. Izmir resident : TURK
10. Cherry or apple : TREE
11. Lecherous look : LEER
12. Psychic's claim : ESP
14. Not so spicy : BLANDER
17. Harry James's "___ the Craziest Dream" : IHAD
20. Triangle part: Abbr. : HYP
24. Borden weapon : AXE
25. Cry of victory : YES
27. Half a dance : CHA
28. Flag down a cab : HAIL
29. Colleague of Claudia and Naomi : ELLE
30. Lucy's husband : DESI
31. Tons : ALOT
32. Nintendo rival : SEGA
33. Mint or sage : HERB
35. 1860's insignia : CSA
38. Shade of green : PEA
39. Have bills : OWE
40. Turner of note : NAT
41. Daily since 1851, briefly : NYTIMES
46. Minor accident result : SCRAPE
47. Searched thoroughly : COMBED
48. Medical suffix : OMA
50. Soyuz launcher : USSR
52. Fish : ANGLE
54. Waker-upper : ALARM
55. Whoopi, in "The Color Purple" : CELIE
56. Holyfield beat him, 11/9/96 : TYSON
57. Close : SHUT
58. Submarine : HERO
59. Venerable English institution : ETON
60. Become better : HEAL
61. Machiavellian concerns : ENDS
62. Leaves at 4:00? : TEA

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