New York Times, Monday, October 27, 1997

Author: Mark Gottlieb
Editor: Will Shortz
Mark Gottlieb
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {KQZ} Spans: 3 This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Gottlieb. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. "Gee whillikers!" : GOSH
5. Like a good lounge chair : COMFY
10. Go steady with : DATE
14. Follow, as orders : OBEY
15. "...like a big pizza pie, that's ___" (old song lyric) : AMORE
16. Russian river or mountain : URAL
17. "St. Elmo's Fire" actor Rob : LOWE
18. Sinks one's teeth into : BITES
19. Is sick : AILS
20. 60's sitcom/90's movie : DENNISTHEMENACE
23. Aardvark's tidbit : ANT
24. Lumberjack's tool : AXE
25. Possesses : HAS
28. Shirt or dress : GARMENT
32. Monet supply? : ART
35. What to make a dep. into : ACCT
37. Dweeb : NERD
38. Allude (to) : REFER
40. 60's sitcom/90's movie : THEADDAMSFAMILY
43. Individually owned apartment : CONDO
44. Opposite of a thinker : DOER
45. Airport conveyance : TRAM
46. Sweltering : HOT
47. Invisible troublemaker : GREMLIN
50. Where the iris is : EYE
51. Knot : TIE
52. "Hold on a ___!" : SEC
54. 60's sitcom/90's movie : LEAVEITTOBEAVER
63. Artist's work : OPUS
64. Flip out : GOAPE
65. Jazz lingo : JIVE
66. Location : SITE
67. ___ Dame : NOTRE
68. Preowned : USED
69. Kilt wearer : SCOT
70. Kills, as a dragon : SLAYS
71. Emperor with a burning ambition? : NERO
1. Credit card color : GOLD
2. Clarinet cousin : OBOE
3. Stitched : SEWN
4. Laughing ___ : HYENA
5. Where to get a taxi : CABSTAND
6. Exclude : OMIT
7. Butterfly's cousin : MOTH
8. Liberate : FREE
9. Flunky : YESMAN
10. One of the Allman Brothers : DUANE
11. Operatic solo : ARIA
12. Baby powder ingredient : TALC
13. Otherwise : ELSE
21. Gerund's end : ING
22. Bonus : EXTRA
25. "Down the ___!" (drinker's toast) : HATCH
26. Sound before "Gesundheit!" : ACHOO
27. Bloodhound's trail : SCENT
29. English author Charles : READE
30. 1983 Michael Keaton comedy : MRMOM
31. Ford flop : EDSEL
32. Flaming : AFIRE
33. Pass-the-baton race : RELAY
34. Product sample's invitation : TRYME
36. Little bit : TAD
39. CPR practitioner : EMT
41. Calf, to a cowboy : DOGIE
42. Flying toys : FRISBEES
48. Acts as king : REIGNS
49. Born as : NEE
51. Den appliance : TVSET
53. New Orleans cooking style : CAJUN
54. Any Buffalo Bills Super Bowl result : LOSS
55. Grand, as an adventure : EPIC
56. Car : AUTO
57. Hammer or sickle, e.g. : TOOL
58. "Toodle-oo" : TATA
59. Grand Ole ___ : OPRY
60. Workbench clamp : VISE
61. At any time : EVER
62. Start over : REDO

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