New York Times, Monday, October 13, 1997

Author: Gregory E. Paul
Editor: Will Shortz
Gregory E. Paul
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JKQXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 52 for Mr. Paul. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. "___ Network" (1980's comedy series) : SCTV
5. False god : BAAL
9. Phillips head item : SCREW
14. ___ vera : ALOE
15. Austen's Woodhouse : EMMA
16. Mild cigar : CLARO
17. Unload, as stock : SELL
18. Ruler's length : FOOT
19. Hammerin' Hank : AARON
20. "Just one gosh-darn minute!" : HOLDYOURHORSES
23. Rebel (against) : TURN
24. Vim : PEP
25. Part of the Dept. of Trans. : FAA
28. Like a taxi : METERED
31. Scrooge's cry : BAH
34. The "A" in James A. Garfield : ABRAM
36. Tire fill : AIR
37. Inter ___ : ALIA
38. "Be polite!" : MINDYOURMANNERS
42. Actress McClurg : EDIE
43. Handyman's vehicle : VAN
44. Detail map : INSET
45. Poor grade : DEE
46. Preschooler's auto accessory : CARSEAT
49. Opposite NNW : SSE
50. Hockey's Bobby : ORR
51. Farm unit : ACRE
53. "Hush!" : BITEYOURTONGUE
60. Stocking stuffer : SANTA
61. Singer Guthrie : ARLO
62. Russia's Itar-___ news agency : TASS
63. Musical eightsome : OCTET
64. Peter the Great, e.g. : TSAR
65. Nights before : EVES
66. Beach spot : SHORE
67. Chumps : SAPS
68. Start all over : REDO
1. Window frame : SASH
2. Nile queen, informally : CLEO
3. Tunnel fee : TOLL
4. South African expanse : VELDT
5. "Age ___ beauty" : BEFORE
6. Add up (to) : AMOUNT
7. Love, to Livy : AMOR
8. Builder's backing : LATH
9. With knees knocking : SCARED
10. Purse part : CLASP
11. Scarce : RARE
12. February 14 figure : EROS
13. Triumphed : WON
21. Scrumptious : YUMMY
22. "La Bohème," e.g. : OPERA
25. Widely known : FAMED
26. Put up with : ABIDE
27. Golfer with an "army" : ARNIE
29. Takes home, as salary : EARNS
30. Basketball blackboard attachment : RIM
31. Hallow : BLESS
32. Buenos ___ : AIRES
33. Waste maker : HASTE
35. Fruit drink : ADE
37. Landers with advice : ANN
39. Egg maker : OVARY
40. Former Mideast inits. : UAR
41. Explosive, informally : NITRO
46. Devise : CREATE
47. Part of a cold-weather cap : EARLAP
48. The "A" in S.A.G. : ACTORS
50. Playful water animal : OTTER
52. "Come in!" : ENTER
53. "Brandenburg Concertos" composer : BACH
54. "___ each life some..." : INTO
55. Horse's mouthful : OATS
56. Celestial bear : URSA
57. Donated : GAVE
58. Not new : USED
59. Sinclair rival : ESSO
60. "Send help!" : SOS

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