New York Times, Monday, February 5, 2001

Author: Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Editor: Will Shortz
Nancy Salomon
TotalDebutLatestCollabs
1868/13/199511/7/2012116
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Harvey Estes
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11612/29/199311/26/200845
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2015151219278
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1.52700

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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34 Missing: {V} This is puzzle # 67 for Ms. Salomon. This is puzzle # 55 for Mr. Estes. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Slave away : TOIL
5. "Casablanca" heroine : ILSA
9. Fat cat : MOGUL
14. "___ of Green Gables" : ANNE
15. Windfall : BOON
16. Knock down a peg : ABASE
17. Cynic's snort #1 : BAHHUMBUG
19. Conservatives, with "the" : RIGHT
20. Bothered nigglingly : ATEAT
21. Roasting rods : SPITS
23. No longer working: Abbr. : RET
24. Joy's opposite : SORROW
26. Cynic's snort #2 : YEAHSURE
28. Miler Sebastian : COE
29. Game show host Sajak : PAT
31. Lockup overseer : JAILER
32. Tiebreakers, briefly : OTS
33. Thunderstruck : INAWE
36. Alphabet enders, in Britain : ZEDS
37. Cynic's snort #3 : FATCHANCE
40. Loverboy : BEAU
43. Split country : KOREA
44. Combustion residue : ASH
47. Brainpower measurer : IQTEST
50. What golfers try to break : PAR
51. Health resort : SPA
52. Cynic's snort #4 : PUHLEASE
55. Annoy : PESTER
57. "___ Abner" : LIL
58. Island where Minos ruled : CRETE
60. Rise from a chair : STAND
61. Something to lend or bend : ANEAR
63. Cynic's snort #5 : THATSRICH
65. ___ Dame : NOTRE
66. Job to do : TASK
67. Neck of the woods : AREA
68. Strain : EXERT
69. Aware of : ONTO
70. Saucy : PERT
1. Hot sauce : TABASCO
2. Drunkenly reveling : ONATOOT
3. Belongs : INHERES
4. "The Merry Widow" composer : LEHAR
5. Co. called "Big Blue" : IBM
6. Arcing shots : LOBS
7. Like thick fog : SOUPY
8. 1973 Rolling Stones #1 hit : ANGIE
9. Actress Mason : MARSHA
10. Kimono sash : OBI
11. Ban on talking : GAGRULE
12. Led down the aisle : USHERED
13. Correspondence : LETTERS
18. Heaven on earth : UTOPIA
22. ___ Mahal : TAJ
25. Desire : WANT
27. Economy, for one : SIZE
30. Bulletin board affixer : TACK
34. You-know-___ : WHO
35. Lawman Wyatt : EARP
37. Gas or oil : FUEL
38. Kind of tide : NEAP
39. Touch tenderly : CARESS
40. Many a crop- duster : BIPLANE
41. March 21 occurrence : EQUINOX
42. Jock : ATHLETE
44. Fred of "Top Hat" : ASTAIRE
45. Princess Diana's family name : SPENCER
46. Construction worker : HARDHAT
48. Hush-hush : SECRET
49. Two-lane topper : TAR
53. Brief brawl : SETTO
54. Patriot Allen : ETHAN
56. Subway handhold : STRAP
59. Sunrise direction : EAST
62. Flight board info: Abbr. : ARR
64. Fight stopper, briefly : TKO

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