New York Times, Thursday, October 2, 1997

Author: Christopher Hurt
Editor: Will Shortz
Christopher Hurt
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FVXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 7 for Mr. Hurt. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Petit chapeau : TOQUE
6. Crosswordy ratite : EMU
9. Theater box : LOGE
13. Its capital is Oranjestad : ARUBA
14. "___ Life of Johnson" (classic biography) : BOSWELLS
16. ___ Caesar (Caligula) : GAIUS
17. Genius : BRAINIAC
18. Teetotalers : DRYS
20. Torso's washboard : ABS
21. British baby bearer : PRAM
23. ___ Domini : ANNO
25. French number with three 0's : MILLE
27. Ones, when marching : HEPS
28. Mrs. John Quincy Adams and others : LOUISAS
30. Wraps : ENCASES
32. Actress Penelope ___ Miller : ANN
33. Use clippers : TRIM
35. Turtle dove : HON
36. Genius : ROCKETSCIENTIST
42. "___ questions?" : ANY
43. Bartoli performance : ARIA
44. ___ Berg, the intellectual of Baseball : MOE
45. Convertibles : RAGTOPS
49. Collected works : OMNIBUS
51. Substance from which the universe was created : YLEM
52. Like a hermit : ALONE
54. Robin's residence : NEST
55. It towers over Taormina : ETNA
56. 0 : NIL
57. Univ. recruiter : ROTC
59. Genius : EINSTEIN
62. Kind of board : OUIJA
65. Hotel chain : RADISSON
66. Like a carpet : PILED
67. Associate with riffraff : SLUM
68. Lao-___ : TSE
69. Hot pot and others : STEWS
1. It plays it : TAG
2. Mouths, to 16-Across : ORA
3. One who'd like to know more : QUIDNUNC
4. Classic 1896 Alfred Jarry play : UBUROI
5. "No sweat!" : EASY
6. Tidal movement : EBB
7. Upright : MORAL
8. In working order : USABLE
9. Writer Deighton : LEN
10. Op-ed artist Pat : OLIPHANT
11. Expresses anger, in a way : GLARES
12. Pleasant distraction : ESCAPE
15. Know-it-all : WISENHEIMER
19. Know-it-all : SMARTYPANTS
22. Submissions to S. & S. : MSS
23. Brand of daminozide : ALAR
24. It's outlawed : NONO
26. Horned goddess : ISIS
29. Shorthander, for short : STENO
31. First name in late-night TV : CONAN
34. 1990 Matsushita acquisition : MCA
37. Nepalese capital : KATMANDU
38. Press : IRON
39. One who doesn't know much : IMBECILE
40. ___-chef : SOUS
41. Toe in the water : TEST
45. Manhattan ingredient : RYE
46. Changes a suit : ALTERS
47. Agreeable : GENIAL
48. Most artful : SLIEST
50. Just know : INTUIT
53. Medleys : OLIOS
58. Butterfingers' remark : OOPS
60. Actor Alastair : SIM
61. 22.5 degrees : NNE
63. Maimonides, for one : JEW
64. Spots : ADS

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