New York Times, Thursday, October 4, 2001

Author: David J. Kahn
Editor: Will Shortz
David J. Kahn
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 37 Missing: {JQX} This is puzzle # 80 for Mr. Kahn. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2001, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Units of distance : PACES
6. Push : IMPEL
11. Frank McCourt memoir : TIS
14. Earth tone : OCHRE
15. Longtime Chicago Symphony conductor : SOLTI
16. Flying off the shelves : HOT
17. They're piled on the floor : SHAGCARPETS
19. Yeanling producer : EWE
20. Undertake : SETOUT
21. Noisy cutter : BUZZSAW
23. Inc. staff : EDS
24. Doctor's advice, perhaps : REST
27. "___-Willow" ("The Mikado" song) : TIT
28. Utah, with "the" : BEEHIVESTATE
33. "Iliad," "Odyssey" and the like : EPOS
35. "Great" beasts : APES
36. "Cotton Candy" trumpeter : HIRT
37. Led, as a jazz band : FRONTED
39. Planetlike : SPHERIC
41. Contribution before the deal : ANTE
42. Nixon, once : VEEP
44. Roughly : ORSO
45. Some Winter Olympians : BOBSLEDTEAMS
48. Choice on a French survey : OUI
49. French weapon : ARME
50. With 47-Down, went wild : RAN
53. One may be on the can : FLIPTOP
57. Require : OBLIGE
59. Small small? : LIL
60. Schenectady is on it : MOHAWKRIVER
63. Washington is on it : ONE
64. Combine : UNITE
65. Change : EMEND
66. A pop : PER
67. With 51-Down, commission collector : SALES
68. Not all there : DOTTY
1. Outlaw hunters : POSSE
2. Hurt : ACHED
3. AOL activities : CHATS
4. Consequently : ERGO
5. Most sheltered : SECUREST
6. Sharon's land: Abbr. : ISR
7. Barber's challenge : MOP
8. Commoner : PLEB
9. Brute leader? : ETTU
10. Franz ___ "Hungarian Rhapsodies" : LISZTS
11. You may take them down : THESTAIRS
12. Waterloo locale : IOWA
13. Curry, e.g. : STEW
18. Fit to ___ : ATEE
22. They're played with plectrums : ZITHERS
25. Under an umbrella : SHADED
26. Service acknowledgment : TIP
28. Studies hard : BONESUP
29. The evening star : VESPER
30. More than a feeling : ESP
31. Minuet follower : TRIO
32. Series ender? : ETC
33. Cubic Rubik : ERNO
34. Fine literature it's not : POTBOILER
37. George Harrison's "When We Was ___" : FAB
38. Time before : EVE
40. Native : HOMEBRED
43. U.S. Airways info : ETA
46. Kind of test : LITMUS
47. See 50-Across : AMOK
50. Fix firmly : RIVET
51. See 67-Across : AGENT
52. Square : NERDY
53. No hit : FLOP
54. An actor may trip over one : LINE
55. A Mrs. Chaplin : OONA
56. One of the Everly Brothers : PHIL
58. Star vehicle? : LIMO
61. Got something down : ATE
62. N.B.A.'s Unseld : WES

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