New York Times, Tuesday, October 10, 2000

Author: Frances Hansen
Editor: Will Shortz
Frances Hansen
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 112 for Ms. Hansen. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Five-time Wimbledon champion : BORG
5. Box a bit : SPAR
9. Prepare to swallow : CHEW
13. "I'll go along with that" : OKAY
14. Part of an act : SCENE
15. Marathon : RACE
16. Play starring 62-Across, 1952 : MRSMCTHING
18. Wrinkle remover : IRON
19. Humbug preceder : BAH
20. "___ we having fun yet?" : ARE
21. Malady : AILMENT
23. Mosque priests : IMAMS
25. Get the picture : SEE
26. Film starring 62-Across, 1932 : AFAREWELLTOARMS
33. More mature : OLDER
34. "When Will ___ Loved" : IBE
35. He should have swatted those two flies : NOAH
36. Stephen of "The Crying Game" : REA
37. Oscar-winner for 62-Across, 1970 : AIRPORT
41. New Deal org. : NRA
42. Column next to the ones : TENS
44. New: Prefix : NEO
45. "The Thinker" sculptor : RODIN
47. Play starring 62-Across, 1958 : ATOUCHOFTHEPOET
51. Wahine's offering : LEI
52. Leader's place : FRONT
53. Unlucky : HAPLESS
57. The Trojans : USC
58. Diagnostic scanner, briefly : MRI
61. Jai ___ : ALAI
62. Tony-, Oscar- and Emmy-winner born 10/10/1900 : HELENHAYES
65. Starting point in tennis : LOVE
66. Cremona violin-maker : AMATI
67. Russia's ___ Mountains : URAL
68. Graze : FEED
69. Puente known as "El Rey" : TITO
70. Cabbagelike vegetable : KALE
1. Big flop : BOMB
2. Gumbo : OKRA
3. Impetuous : RASH
4. Sock hop locale : GYM
5. Plot : SCHEME
6. Eastern Canadian prov. : PEI
7. Moffo or Magnani : ANNA
8. Sign on : REGISTER
9. ___ War of 1853-56 : CRIMEAN
10. Loser to a tortoise : HARE
11. Nobel Prize subj. : ECON
12. Didn't stay : WENT
14. Pallet stuffer : STRAW
17. "Cheese" is produced near this : CAMERA
22. Prideful one, astrologically : LEO
23. High dudgeon : IRE
24. Remove, as shoes : SLIPOFF
26. Main artery : AORTA
27. Armada : FLEET
28. Hersey's bell town : ADANO
29. Wall St. deal : LBO
30. Sonata section : RONDO
31. Madame Curie : MARIE
32. Defiant answer to "Shall!" : SHANT
38. Where Yankee Doodle stuck a feather : INHISHAT
39. Alternative to a Maxwell : REO
40. Soldiers' ditch : TRENCH
43. Defiled : SULLIED
46. Go (for) : OPT
48. Unexciting grade : CEE
49. Closely following : TRUETO
50. Egypt's Mubarak : HOSNI
53. Big share : HALF
54. ___ vera : ALOE
55. Smooth the way : PAVE
56. Big rig : SEMI
58. Dame Hess : MYRA
59. Genuine : REAL
60. Part of an archipelago : ISLE
63. Opposite of long. : LAT
64. Bering Sea bird : AUK

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