New York Times, Wednesday, October 29, 1997

Author: Kelly Clark
Editor: Will Shortz
Kelly Clark
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JKQXZ} This is the debut puzzle for Ms. Clark. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Trawler's haul : SHAD
5. Man-___ : OWAR
9. Like 30% of the world's landmass : ASIAN
14. Color deficient : PALE
15. Typewriter type : PICA
16. Round Tabler's weapon : LANCE
17. Later : ANON
18. Cross letters : INRI
19. Host : EMCEE
20. With 40- and 60-Across, a cautionary message : DONTBEGIN
22. Dove call : COO
23. Children's song refrain : EIEIO
24. Romantic interlude : IDYL
26. "Right on, brother!" : AMEN
29. Jim-dandy : NEAT
31. Simpleton's utterance : DUH
33. Gaza force, for short : PLO
34. Isn't bold : COWERS
37. Quite a tale : SAGA
38. Lease : LET
39. Jackie's "O" : ARI
40. See 20-Across : WHATYOU
42. Planning time : EVE
43. Indy stop : PIT
44. Creative : ARTY
45. On the docket : SLATED
47. "Isn't that beautiful?" : OOH
48. What Dick, Jane and Spot did : RAN
49. Literary ___ : LION
50. Kind of job : SNOW
52. Repeated role for Lorre : MOTO
54. "All That Jazz" director : FOSSE
58. Old Mideast inits. : UAR
60. See 20-Across : CANTFINIS
62. Bubble-headed : DITSY
64. Wild romp : ORGY
65. Denials : NOES
66. One of the Horae : IRENE
67. Dance instruction : STEP
68. Charlie, for one : TUNA
69. Square dance partners : GENTS
70. Green one : TYRO
71. Blackjack option : STAY
1. One in a black suit : SPADE
2. Saigon's foe : HANOI
3. Garbo-like : ALONE
4. Most of a tooth : DENTINE
5. Mayberry boy of TV : OPIE
6. Improvise : WINGIT
7. Caustic : ACRID
8. Saver's eventuality : RAINYDAY
9. Actor Baldwin : ALEC
10. Navigators' Islands, today : SAMOA
11. Like 60-Across : INCOMPLET
12. Air hero : ACE
13. Word before Bouvier : NEE
21. Turn-of-century British conflict : BOERWAR
25. Actor who put teeth into his work? : LUGOSI
27. Parisian pupil : ELEVE
28. Prominent : NOTED
30. Hindu retreat : ASHRAM
32. Cart away : HAULOFF
34. Crime bosses : CAPOS
35. Whom Artemis loved : ORION
36. Like 60-Across : WITHOUTEN
37. Pig's digs : STY
41. Free : ATNOCOST
46. Applies holy oil to : ANOINTS
49. Like Pinocchio's nose after a lie : LONGER
51. "That ___ so bad..." : WASNT
53. Somewhat sour : TARTY
55. Schnoz : SNOUT
56. Saint Catherine's home : SIENA
57. Opinionated work : ESSAY
59. Deli loaves : RYES
61. It may be found in a proof : TYPO
62. Archeological site : DIG
63. It's west of G.B. : IRE

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