New York Times, Monday, December 8, 1997

Author: Mary E. Brindamour
Editor: Will Shortz
Mary E. Brindamour
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 4 for Ms. Brindamour. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1997, The New York Times
Across Down
1. "I give up!" : UNCLE
6. Does and bucks : DEER
10. Writer Hunter : EVAN
14. Environment-friendly energy choice : SOLAR
15. Gather leaves : RAKE
16. It's full of shafts : MINE
17. French love affair : AMOUR
18. Products of a 16-Across : ORES
19. Customer : USER
20. Hatfield-McCoy affair : FEUD
21. Place of bliss : WONDERLAND
23. Stick-on : DECAL
25. "Here's to you!" and others : TOASTS
26. Hotelier Hilton : CONRAD
28. Make drunk : BESOT
30. Prefix with cycle : UNI
31. Cut into cubes : DICED
33. Electrical pioneer Nikola : TESLA
37. Billions of years : EONS
39. House of the Seven Gables site : SALEM
41. Exhibition : SHOW
42. Gloomy, in poetry : DREAR
44. "All sales ___" : FINAL
46. Playwright Burrows : ABE
47. Flood embankment : LEVEE
49. Displayed ennui : YAWNED
51. Entertain, as with stories : REGALE
54. 1924 Ferber novel : SOBIG
55. Place of bliss : IVORYTOWER
58. Irish offshoot : ERSE
61. ___-mutuel : PARI
62. Worker protection org. : OSHA
63. From Mars, say : ALIEN
64. Margin : EDGE
65. Airline to Tel Aviv : ELAL
66. Sat and did nothing : IDLED
67. Requisite : NEED
68. Specks : DOTS
69. Pre-1917 Russian rulers : TSARS
1. It has its academy in Colo. Spr. : USAF
2. Alaskan outpost : NOME
3. Place of bliss : CLOUDNINE
4. Cosmetician Estee : LAUDER
5. Flub : ERR
6. Openly salivate : DROOL
7. Make, as money : EARN
8. Managed, with "out" : EKED
9. Adjusts, as a clock : RESETS
10. Copies : EMULATES
11. Travel papers : VISAS
12. Regarding : ANENT
13. Hardly hipsters : NERDS
21. African waterbeds : WADIS
22. Plant anchorer : ROOT
24. No-goodnik : CAD
26. Prompted : CUED
27. ___ about (circa) : ONOR
28. Contradict : BELIE
29. Paradise : EDEN
32. Eatery : CAFE
34. Place of bliss : SHANGRILA
35. Earring site : LOBE
36. In wonderment : AWED
38. On the payroll : SALARIED
40. Giuliani, e.g. : MAYOR
43. Depend (on) : RELY
45. Inventor's workplace : LAB
48. Said no to : VETOED
50. Exercises, as authority : WIELDS
51. Come of age : RIPEN
52. Get around : EVADE
53. Stuff to the gills : GORGE
54. Flippered animals : SEALS
56. Nobel Peace Prize city : OSLO
57. One of the five W's : WHAT
59. Séance holder : SEER
60. Quashes : ENDS
63. River islet : AIT

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