New York Times, Monday, December 10, 2001

Author: Gregory E. Paul
Editor: Will Shortz
Gregory E. Paul
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FJQVX} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 96 for Mr. Paul. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Raggedy Ann and others : DOLLS
6. Audition tape : DEMO
10. Dad : PAPA
14. Crosswise to a ship : ABEAM
15. Give off : EMIT
16. Z ___ zebra : ASIN
17. Economic survival phrase : BOOMORBUST
19. Hospital extension : WING
20. Impeachment trial juror : SENATOR
21. Water-depth measuring machine : SOUNDER
23. Actress McClurg : EDIE
25. Deserving assistance : NEEDY
26. Book before Romans : ACTS
30. Gist : ESSENCE
33. Robert ___ Stevenson : LOUIS
35. Lobster part : TAIL
36. Jiff : SEC
39. Academic survival phrase : PUBLISHORPERISH
43. Travel Channel stopover : SPA
44. Den dweller : LION
45. Father Christmas : SANTA
46. Mouth mirror user : DENTIST
49. Sophomore, for one : YEAR
50. Grayish : ASHEN
53. Any minute : ANON
55. Talk a blue streak : CHATTER
58. Stirs up : AROUSES
63. Mist : HAZE
64. Aquatic survival phrase : SINKORSWIM
66. Squeezes (out) : EKES
67. Super-duper : AONE
68. Paris bisector : SEINE
69. Shoulder muscle, informally : DELT
70. Sport ___ (modern vehicles) : UTES
71. Cosmetician Lauder : ESTEE
1. Small amounts, as of cream : DABS
2. Instrument played with the mouth : OBOE
3. Ponce de ___ : LEON
4. Tibetan V.I.P. : LAMA
5. Struck, old-style : SMOTE
6. Hurricane leftover : DEBRIS
7. National bird of Australia : EMU
8. ___ America : MISS
9. "Beetle Bailey" dog : OTTO
10. Indian in a tepee : PAWNEE
11. Set ___ (save) : ASIDE
12. Wished (for) : PINED
13. Livid : ANGRY
18. Took a taxi : RODE
22. Reunion attendees : UNCLES
24. Land north of Latvia : ESTONIA
26. "The Sound of Music" setting : ALPS
27. Masterstroke : COUP
28. Marching band member : TUBA
29. The "S" in R.S.V.P. : SIL
31. Canal site : EAR
32. Puppy's bite : NIP
34. Speechless : SILENT
36. Trig ratio : SINE
37. This, south of the border : ESTA
38. Burn : CHAR
40. Mortal wrong : SIN
41. Like most salsa : HOT
42. Drop of golden sun : RAY
46. Opposite of adore : DETEST
47. Pit dwellers : SNAKES
48. Lawn mower brand : TORO
50. Was in pain : ACHED
51. Ice cream treat : SHAKE
52. Eye color : HAZEL
54. Vikings, e.g. : NORSE
56. Genesis twin : ESAU
57. Urban unrest : RIOT
59. Puts to work : USES
60. Loretta who played Hot Lips : SWIT
61. Mozart's "___ kleine Nachtmusik" : EINE
62. "Peter Pan" pirate : SMEE
65. Miami-to-N.Y.C. direction : NNE

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