New York Times, Thursday, October 30, 1997

Author: Cathy Millhauser
Editor: Will Shortz
Cathy Allis
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 38 Missing: {QVXYZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 37 for Ms. Allis. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Literary olios : ANAS
5. Some nerve : OPTIC
10. They go over your part : HATS
14. Sweater eater : MOTH
15. "___ Knows" (Dion & the Belmonts hit) : NOONE
16. Chase in the movies : ILKA
17. Group endured chickenhouse disaster? : BROODSTOODFLOOD
20. Enduring : IMMORTAL
21. Mistreat : ILLUSE
22. Relatives of Rafael : TIAS
23. Oversupply : GLUT
24. Spirit of an evil evil spirit? : FOULGHOULSOUL
29. Overturn : TOPPLE
30. Billy goat's bleat : MAA
31. Sch. liaisons : PTAS
33. Fury : IRE
34. Texas's Houston : SAM
35. Prefix with system : ECO
36. Rudely terse : CURT
38. Bristle on barley : AWN
39. Inviolate : SACRED
42. Lass specified madras? : MAIDSAIDPLAID
45. With 49-Down, "The Firm" actor : JOHN
46. Smelter's stuff : ORES
47. ___ rasa (clean slate) : TABULA
50. Periodic payments : STIPENDS
54. Significant danger to beef? : GREATMEATTHREAT
56. Noted actress-model : IMAN
57. Creepy : EERIE
58. Lug : TOTE
59. F.D.R.'s Scottie : FALA
60. Towels : DRIES
61. Over : ANEW
1. Prefix with polar : AMBI
2. Group standard : NORM
3. Bit : ATOM
4. Grow rapidly : SHOOTUP
5. Treading the boards : ONSTAGE
6. K compound : POTASH
7. Die, e.g. : TOOL
8. Daughter of Cadmus, in myth : INO
9. Every garçon has one : CEDILLA
10. Sledder's starting point : HILLTOP
11. Big surname in baseball : ALOU
12. W.B.A. stats : TKOS
13. "Smooth Operator" singer : SADE
18. Kind of press : DRILL
19. Nasty bugs : FLUS
23. Island discovered by Magellan : GUAM
24. Discussion opportunity : FORUM
25. Field of buffos : OPERA
26. Yemeni's neighbor : OMANI
27. Starter homes? : UTERI
28. Spiked : LACED
29. Quirk : TIC
32. Turf : SOD
34. Pen that swims : SWAN
37. Baja California city : TIJUANA
38. Chagrined : ASHAMED
39. Pixies : SPRITES
40. Beth's preceder : ALEPH
41. City NNE of Naples : CASERTA
43. Airhead : DOLT
44. Country singer West : DOTTIE
47. Weekly "Whew!" : TGIF
48. First word of the "Aeneid" : ARMA
49. See 45-Across : BEAL
50. Indira's dress : SARI
51. Gas in Vegas : NEON
52. Number in a letter : DATE
53. Worry : STEW
55. Aye : EER

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