New York Times, Wednesday, November 5, 1997

Author: A. J. Santora
Editor: Will Shortz
A. J. Santora
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FJQYZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 212 for Mr. Santora. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. "Dragnet" force, for short : LAPD
5. H & R Block workers : CPAS
9. King ___ : COBRA
14. Bridge toll unit : AXLE
15. Glen Gray's "Casa ___ Stomp" : LOMA
16. Upright : ONEND
17. Diana, with "the" : PEOPLESPRINCESS
20. Overhang : EAVE
21. Early Peruvian : INCA
22. Signal light : BLINKER
25. Famed Helen : KELLER
29. Painfully sensitive : TENDER
30. It may get higher with age : HAIRLINE
32. Take apart : UNDO
33. 50's-60's actress Debra : PAGET
34. Club ___ : MED
35. Diana : ENGLISHROSE
39. One of Tom's rivals : DAN
41. Oscar de la ___ : RENTA
42. Own : HAVE
45. Make enemies of : ESTRANGE
47. Field : MEADOW
49. It's full of slots : CASINO
50. South African leader : MANDELA
51. Brain membrane : DURA
53. Socony rival : ESSO
54. Diana tribute : CANDLEINTHEWIND
61. Florida city : OCALA
62. Superfine : RARE
63. Royal's school : ETON
64. One of Tom's rivals : PETER
65. Like show horses : SHOD
66. Spanish lady : DONA
1. Full circle : LAP
2. Pink-slip : AXE
3. U.N.-recognized grp. since 1974 : PLO
4. Swear by : DEPENDON
5. Witty : CLEVER
6. Brainteaser : POSER
7. Sound enhancer : AMP
8. Ranee's wrap : SARI
9. Symphonic composition : CONCERTO
10. Available : ONCALL
11. Stinger : BEE
12. Ones providing IV's, maybe : RNS
13. Commercials : ADS
18. Area behind a dam : LAKE
19. More black : INKIER
22. A.C. unit : BTU
23. Sportscaster Berman : LEN
24. Paragraph starts : INDENTS
26. Citrus drink : LIMEADE
27. WSW's opposite : ENE
28. Communist : RED
30. Swiftness : HASTE
31. Turkish title : AGHA
33. Engine knock : PING
36. Like table sugar : GRANULAR
37. "The Raven" maiden : LENORE
38. Tailed : SHADOWED
39. Last mo. : DEC
40. "...lovely ___ tree" : ASA
43. Tennessee athlete : VOL
44. Actress Aulin : EWA
46. Sphinx's offering : RIDDLE
47. Potato choice : MASHED
48. Word in Massachusetts' motto : ENSE
50. Subway : METRO
52. Snooty put-on : AIRS
54. Swipe : COP
55. One-spot : ACE
56. Slave leader Turner : NAT
57. Slangy refusal : NAH
58. "Who am ___ say?" : ITO
59. Sine qua ___ : NON
60. Genetic initials : DNA

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