New York Times, Thursday, October 23, 1997

Author: Frances Hansen
Editor: Will Shortz
Frances Hansen
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FQX} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 95 for Ms. Hansen. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Victor of piano antics : BORGE
6. Doll's cry : MAMA
10. Lawn ___ : MAZE
14. March sign : ARIES
15. Muezzin's call to prayer : AZAN
16. "O" in old radio lingo : OBOE
17. Disneyland site : MATTERHORN
19. Superbright : NEON
20. Wistful word : ALAS
21. Court call : ADIN
22. Pretentious : ARTSY
23. Virginia tourist attraction : MONTICELLO
26. From the beginning : ABOVO
28. Some Mozart art : OPERAS
32. Bird with a cup-shaped nest : VIREO
33. Razzing victim : GOAT
36. Bother, with "at" : EAT
37. Complicated love relationship : ETERNALTRIANGLE
41. Half a cartoon duo : REN
42. Lampoon : MOCK
43. Hotel booking : SUITE
44. Too much, musically : TROPPO
47. Result of a burning desire : ARSON
48. Primitive hearing aid : EARTRUMPET
53. Cornered : ATBAY
56. Litter critter : RUNT
57. Oscar ___ Renta : DELA
60. Lowdown : POOP
61. Pooh-bah : PANJANDRUM
63. Colorless liqueur : OUZO
64. Nick and Nora's pet : ASTA
65. The taking of Troy, e.g. : SIEGE
66. Goad : PROD
67. "To ___ it may concern" : WHOM
68. Much of Chile : ANDES
1. Eight-time Sugar Bowl champs, familiarly : BAMA
2. Viva-voce : ORAL
3. Oscar, Grammy, Tony and Emmy winner : RITAMORENO
4. Recovers from : GETSOVER
5. Suffix with Peking : ESE
6. Muslim messiah : MAHDI
7. Kind of dye : AZOIC
8. Château-Thierry's river : MARNE
9. Raggedy ___ : ANN
10. Doctrine maker : MONROE
11. "Not on ___!" ("No way!") : ABET
12. Where gnus snooze : ZOOS
13. Counting-out start : EENY
18. Informer : RAT
22. 17-Across, e.g. : ALP
24. "High" time : NOON
25. French novelist Pierre : LOTI
26. Ward off : AVERT
27. Bad dog : BITER
29. On the rolls : REGISTERED
30. Noted Finnish architect : AALTO
31. "Skittle Players" artist : STEEN
33. Day-___ : GLO
34. Financial page heading : OTC
35. Vessel in a storm : ARK
38. "Orfeo ed Euridice" god : AMOR
39. P.D.Q., updated : ASAP
40. "The Barber of Baghdad" tenor : NUREDDIN
45. Vegetable container : PEAPOD
46. Settle up : PAY
49. Refuse : TRASH
50. Total : RUNTO
51. Fix a blockage : UNJAM
52. Urban transit org. : MTA
53. Per item purchased : APOP
54. Kind of bus : TOUR
55. TV clown : BOZO
58. Winter sport : LUGE
59. Cathy of "East of Eden" : AMES
61. Handle clumsily : PAW
62. Hush-hush org. : NSA

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