New York Times, Wednesday, November 7, 2007

Author: Richard Chisholm
Editor: Will Shortz
Richard Chisholm
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 21 for Mr. Chisholm. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Scores, as a victory, with "up" : CHALKS
7. Blunted blade : EPEE
11. Hipster : CAT
14. Door sign : LADIES
15. Fancy club trophies : URNS
16. Pale ___ : ALE
17. Mongol horde, e.g. : ASIANS
18. Romantic goings-on : LOVELIFE
20. "Rose is a rose is a rose is a rose" writer : STEIN
21. Clinton cabinet member : RENO
22. Poetic land : ERIN
23. Tupperware sale event : HOUSEPARTY
25. Takes a turn : GOES
26. City limits sign abbr. : ELEV
27. Dept. of Labor agcy. : OSHA
29. N.L. Central team : STL
32. Society column word : NEE
34. Erie Canal city : UTICA
38. What 18-, 23-, 55- and 63-Across each comprises : TWOKINDSOFBOATS
43. Early time to rise : SIXAM
44. Mahmoud Abbas's grp. : PLO
45. Pro-gun org. : NRA
46. Catches Z's : NAPS
49. Star pitchers : ACES
52. Chorus after a bad call : BOOS
55. Catching cold? : ICEFISHING
60. Annika Sorenstam's org. : LPGA
61. Fraternity letters : PHIS
62. Good-looker : CUTIE
63. Cockpit datum : AIRSPEED
65. Whodunit plot element : MOTIVE
66. Vane dir. : NNE
67. "You lookin' ___?" : ATME
68. Spring bloomers : IRISES
69. ___ Moines : DES
70. North Sea feeder : YSER
71. When many stores open : ATNINE
1. Don't go together : CLASH
2. Must : HASTO
3. It means "Go with God" : ADIEU
4. Act as a go-between : LIAISE
5. Boarding site : KENNEL
6. Sound of a leak : SSS
7. Calculus pioneer : EULER
8. Chop-chop : PRONTO
9. Embassy figures : ENVOYS
10. Suffix with Brooklyn : ESE
11. Where "Aida" premiered : CAIRO
12. Jude Law title role : ALFIE
13. Many Justin Timberlake fans : TEENS
19. Smooth, musically : LEGATO
21. Was incoherent : RAVED
24. "All the King's Men" star, 2006 : PENN
28. Important airport : HUB
29. They cross aves. : STS
30. ___-night doubleheader : TWI
31. Deli delicacy : LOX
33. Eerie ability : ESP
35. Novelist Fleming : IAN
36. N.B.A. position: Abbr. : CTR
37. "___ friend, I ..." : ASA
39. Toto's home : KANSAS
40. "___ Believer" : IMA
41. Five Norse kings : OLAFS
42. Points that may have rays : FOCI
47. Lab tubes : PIPETS
48. Intrigue : SCHEME
50. Debutante's date : ESCORT
51. Confined : SHUTIN
52. Short on flavor : BLAND
53. Say one's piece : OPINE
54. Shrek's ilk : OGRES
56. Pillow filler : EIDER
57. Answer to "Who's there?" : ITISI
58. David of Pink Panther movies : NIVEN
59. Foie gras sources : GEESE
64. Pony up : PAY
65. "Mamma ___!" : MIA

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