New York Times, Wednesday, October 10, 2001

Author: Richard Chisholm
Editor: Will Shortz
Richard Chisholm
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FJQZ} This is puzzle # 5 for Mr. Chisholm. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Go out : LEAVE
6. Understands : GETS
10. Put away : STOW
14. Big can producer : ALCOA
15. Door sign : EXIT
16. Topological shapes : TORI
17. Finishing school enrollees : GIRLS
18. Danish toy company : LEGO
19. Election losers : OUTS
20. Carried too much? : OVERSCHLEPPED
23. Shoe part : INSOLE
25. Red Sox legend Williams : TED
26. Kind of trip : EGO
27. Leopard, e.g. : CAT
28. Heroic tales : SAGAS
31. Construction element : IBEAM
33. Heroic tale : EPIC
35. Strenuous class : GYM
36. Ike's W.W. II command : ETO
37. Quick, strong alcoholic drinks? : SCHNAPPSSHOTS
42. It may be positive or negative : ION
43. Sass : LIP
44. "Pygmalion" playwright : SHAW
46. ___ acid : AMINO
49. Baseballer noted for bon mots : BERRA
51. Bank offering, for short : IRA
52. Freight weight : TON
53. Île ___ Marie : STE
55. Modern Persians : IRANIS
57. Slap shots for Jagr or Lemieux? : HOCKEYSCHTICK
61. Unwritten : ORAL
62. Part of a horse's pedigree : SIRE
63. Smell : SCENT
66. Appropriately named Colorado county : MESA
67. Smell : ODOR
68. Wild throw, e.g. : ERROR
69. 1950's P.M. : EDEN
70. Top-of-the-hour radio offering : NEWS
71. Spiteful : NASTY
1. Hang back : LAG
2. Ivy Leaguer : ELI
3. Clever verse : ACROSTIC
4. Latin for "I roll" : VOLVO
5. Stands in a studio : EASELS
6. Shower soaps : GELS
7. Office honcho : EXEC
8. Ballet wear : TIGHTS
9. Non-P.C. garb : STOLE
10. Desist : STOP
11. Something put on the spot? : TOUPEE
12. Former Sandinista leader : ORTEGA
13. Sagacity : WISDOM
21. President who was also a sportscaster : REAGAN
22. Bunker matriarch : EDITH
23. Clinch : ICE
24. Refreshers, you might say : NAPS
29. Swindle : GYP
30. Sufficient : AMPLE
32. Derisive reception : BOOS
34. Gab : CHIN
36. Zing : ESPRIT
38. Tightenable loop : NOOSE
39. Yes or no follower : SIR
40. Academic types : THINKERS
41. Bombay wear : SARI
45. Used to be : WAS
46. Not out : ATHOME
47. Tied up, in a way : MOORED
48. As a precaution : INCASE
49. Next to : BESIDE
50. Come to light : ARISEN
54. Whom Holyfield KO'd, 11/9/96 : TYSON
56. Capital on the Gulf of Guinea : ACCRA
58. Hate group : KLAN
59. Rooster's cry : CROW
60. His's partner : HERS
64. "___ so fast!" : NOT
65. Taste : TRY

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