New York Times, Monday, November 3, 2003

Author: Marjorie Berg
Editor: Will Shortz
Marjorie Berg
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 7 for Ms. Berg. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Money hoarder : MISER
6. Frosts, as a cake : ICES
10. Notre ___ : DAME
14. Houston ballplayer : ASTRO
15. Former ruler of Iran : SHAH
16. Fusses : ADOS
17. Poker player's dream : ROYALFLUSH
19. Revivalists : NEOS
20. Suspicious : LEERY
21. Gown fabric : TULLE
22. Faucet : SPIGOT
26. Soup ingredient : NAVYBEAN
28. K.F.C. founder, with "the" : COLONEL
30. King Kong, e.g. : APE
31. Foray : RAID
32. Delete from a disk : ERASE
35. Nutritional abbr. : RDA
38. Out of sorts feeling (and a hint to the starts of 17-, 26-, 49- and 59-Across) : ACASEOFTHEBLUES
42. Prof.'s degree : PHD
43. Opening bets : ANTES
44. Coffee holders : URNS
45. Long-distance inits. : ATT
46. Run : OPERATE
49. Parachutist : SKYDIVER
54. Egg dish : OMELET
55. With nothing added : PLAIN
56. Ping or zing : NOISE
58. Swedish diva Jenny : LIND
59. Makeup applicator : POWDERPUFF
64. "Puppy Love" singer Paul : ANKA
65. Ye ___ Curiosity Shoppe : OLDE
66. Magical wish granter : GENIE
67. Trueheart of the comics : TESS
68. Paths : WAYS
69. Glue : EPOXY
1. Spoil : MAR
2. Prefix with -metric : ISO
3. Sow's pen : STY
4. Pitcher's stat. : ERA
5. Deodorant type : ROLLON
6. ___ of Capri : ISLE
7. Butter maker : CHURN
8. Snap course : EASYA
9. "Quiet!" : SHH
10. River in a Strauss waltz : DANUBE
11. Fred's dancing sister : ADELE
12. Money, in slang : MOOLA
13. German industrial city : ESSEN
18. Celebration : FETE
21. Laid-back sort : TYPEB
22. Toss out : SCRAP
23. Simmer, as eggs : POACH
24. Trojan War epic : ILIAD
25. Mount Olympus dwellers : GODS
27. Flower holder : VASE
29. Took off : LEFT
33. Rd. or hwy. : RTE
34. "I get it," humorously : AHSO
35. The "R" of R.F.D. : RURAL
36. Al ___ (not too soft) : DENTE
37. Strong point : ASSET
39. Have dinner at home : EATIN
40. "As advertised ___!" : ONTV
41. Tackle box item : LURE
45. Nike rival : ADIDAS
47. Sit for a photo : POSE
48. Come into view : EMERGE
49. Water balloon sound : SPLAT
50. "A Fish Called Wanda" Oscar winner : KLINE
51. Americans, to Brits : YANKS
52. ___ Gay (W.W. II plane) : ENOLA
53. Rambunctious : ROWDY
57. Middle of March : IDES
59. Comic book punch sound : POW
60. Get-up-and-go : PEP
61. Numero ___ : UNO
62. Repair : FIX
63. Hardly macho : FEY

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