New York Times, Tuesday, February 1, 2000

Author: A. J. Santora
Editor: Will Shortz
A. J. Santora
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JKQXZ} This is puzzle # 227 for Mr. Santora. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. On ___ with (equal to) : APAR
5. Provide, as with a quality : ENDUE
10. Take one's cuts : BAT
13. Odense citizen : DANE
14. Play the flute : TOOTLE
16. Original sinner : EVE
17. Person not to be messed with, in song : MRINBETWEEN
19. Boggy area : FEN
20. "Here ___, there..." : AMOO
21. 1950's Wally Cox sitcom : MRPEEPERS
23. Tooth doctors' org. : ADA
24. Fare for Miss Muffet : WHEY
26. What's more : ALSO
27. Like rock 'n' roll's Richard : LITTLE
29. Regatta rower : SCULLER
32. Inventor Sikorsky : IGOR
33. Stay put : REMAIN
36. 50's TV detective couple : MRANDMRSNORTH
41. Parlor piece : SETTEE
42. In ___ (stuck) : ARUT
44. Encroachments : INROADS
48. Curie's title : MADAME
50. One may be proper : NOUN
51. To ___ (unanimously) : AMAN
53. By way of : VIA
54. Chicagoan in 1871 news : MRSOLEARY
58. Headed for overtime : TIED
60. It may be framed : ART
61. Anne Bancroft role of 1967 : MRSROBINSON
64. Up to, in ads : TIL
65. Opposite of all : NOTONE
66. Other, in Oaxaca : OTRA
67. Japan finish? : ESE
68. Spread seed : SOWED
69. NASDAQ rival : NYSE
1. U.S.N. bigwig : ADM
2. Exemplar : PARADIGM
3. Disney artist : ANIMATOR
4. Clinton Cabinet member : RENO
5. Somme time : ETE
6. "I didn't do it!" : NOTME
7. Bride's worldly possessions : DOWRY
8. Lone Star State sch. : UTEP
9. Gen. Robert ___ : ELEE
10. Happened to : BEFELL
11. Unwilling (to) : AVERSE
12. Stretching muscle : TENSOR
15. Ethyl finish : ENE
18. New Year's Day game : BOWL
22. Buddy : PAL
23. Rope-a-dope boxer : ALI
25. Did a sheepdog's job : HERDED
28. ___-la-la : TRA
29. Enclosure to an ed. : SASE
30. Hollywood industry : CINEMA
31. A numero : UNO
34. C.P.R. givers : EMTS
35. Mohawk-sporting actor : MRT
37. Code-cracking org. : NSA
38. "Far out!" : RAD
39. Distorted imitation : TRAVESTY
40. Cigar holders : HUMIDORS
43. Tetley product : TEA
44. Con : INMATE
45. Chuck of "Code of Silence" : NORRIS
46. Gather, with "up" : RUSTLE
47. Lennon's lady : ONO
49. Nay sayer : ANTI
51. "One way" symbol : ARROW
52. Gershwin's "___ and Only" : MYONE
55. K-O connection : LMN
56. Lustful god : EROS
57. Concerning : ASTO
59. ___ a secret : INON
62. One of the B's in B & B : BED
63. Dundee denial : NAE

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