New York Times, Tuesday, December 30, 1997

Author: Elizabeth C. Gorski
Editor: Will Shortz
Elizabeth C. Gorski
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40 Missing: {FKQUWZ} This is puzzle # 24 for Ms. Gorski. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1997, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Teeny amounts : DABS
5. ___ nova : BOSSA
10. Japanese middle managers? : OBIS
14. Metallurgists' studies : ORES
15. Perfume : ATTAR
16. Zippo : NADA
17. Meanie : OGRE
18. Old TV comic : JOEYBISHOP
20. Blonde's secret, maybe : DYE
21. Ladies' man : CASANOVA
22. Memorable name : ALAMO
24. Holier-than-thou type : MORALIST
28. Set boundaries : DELIMIT
31. Some soda pops : NEHIS
32. Compunction : REMORSE
36. Lyric poem : ODE
37. "The Dunciad" writer : ALEXANDERPOPE
41. Latin lady: Abbr. : SRA
42. Keeps from escaping : SEALSIN
43. Zhou ___ : ENLAI
46. They show the way : ATLASES
50. Hip characters : COOLCATS
54. "___ nous..." : ENTRE
55. Got off track : DERAILED
58. "There you are!" : AHA
59. 1967 Pulitzer poet : ANNESEXTON
62. Sign of healing : SCAB
63. Kind of jet : LEAR
64. "___ say more?" : NEEDI
65. In this place : HERE
66. Test venues : LABS
67. Supplemented : ADDED
68. Jekyll's counterpart : HYDE
1. Dingus : DOODAD
2. Sock pattern : ARGYLE
3. "Get with it!" : BEREAL
4. Atlanta-to-Tampa dir. : SSE
5. California peninsula : BAJA
6. Western Indians : OTOS
7. Energy for Fulton : STEAM
8. Decline : SAYNO
9. Leafy shelter : ARBOR
10. Discounted : ONSALE
11. Scrooge's cry : BAH
12. Yes, at the altar : IDO
13. Dupe : SAP
19. "Terrible" czar : IVAN
21. One of the financial markets, for short : COMEX
23. Bog : MIRE
25. Hwy. eatery : IHOP
26. A or B, on a cassette : SIDE
27. Literary monogram : TSE
29. "___ helpless as a kitten up a tree..." : IMAS
30. Dial sound : TONE
33. Vitamin bottle abbr. : RDA
34. Actress Ward : SELA
35. Once, once : ERST
37. Florentine river : ARNO
38. "Le Roi d'Ys" composer : LALO
39. Stacked : PILED
40. ___ even keel : ONAN
41. Brief time : SEC
44. Trees with catkins : ALDERS
45. Italian refreshments : ICES
47. English travel writer Thomas : STACEY
48. Founder of est : ERHARD
49. U.S. Navy builder : SEABEE
51. Stadium : ARENA
52. Levied : TAXED
53. Located : SITED
56. Locale of riches : LODE
57. Oklahoma city : ENID
59. Whole shebang : ALL
60. Teachers' org. : NEA
61. Collar : NAB
62. "No whispering!" : SHH

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