New York Times, Thursday, February 6, 1997

Author: D. J. Kahn
Editor: Will Shortz
David J. Kahn
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 34 Missing: {QZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 24 for Mr. Kahn. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Wee bit : TAD
4. Sticking point : CRAW
8. Ethanol, to dimethyl ether : ISOMER
14. Longtime Frazier foe : ALI
15. Flunky : AIDE
16. Actor William of "Knots Landing" : DEVANE
17. Sunday reading : MASSBOOK
19. Wilderness home : LEANTO
20. Explosives and such : AMMOS
21. "The Raggedy Man" poet : RILEY
23. Frostiness : NIP
24. Latitude : ROOM
25. ___ Verde National Park : MESA
26. "Bird on ___" (Gibson film) : AWIRE
28. Together, musically : ADUE
29. Upbeat, in music : ARSIS
31. The yoke's on them : OXEN
32. Patrick Ewing, for one : CENTER
34. Quechua, e.g. : INCAN
36. Musical that premiered 3/29/51 : THEKINGANDI
39. "The Faerie Queene" character : IRENA
40. Thatched : REEDED
43. A.L. player : TWIN
46. Smack : TASTE
48. Coty of France : RENE
49. Places for hats? : RINGS
51. Fraternity letters : PHIS
52. Lot : FATE
53. Kind of card : ATM
54. Golden Horde member : TATAR
56. Mint ___ : JULEP
57. Beer, sometimes : CHASER
59. Pacific divider : DATELINE
61. Popular Hershey bar : KITKAT
62. Repute : ODOR
63. B.&O. stop : STN
64. Furtive : SNEAKY
65. TV Guide span : WEEK
66. Guitarist Nugent : TED
1. Southeast Florida city : TAMARAC
2. Pie preference : ALAMODE
3. Gymnast's finale : DISMOUNT
4. Airport queue : CABS
5. Bravo, e.g. : RIO
6. Any one of the Magi : ADORER
7. Song from 36-Across : WEKISSINASHADOW
8. Nothing doing? : IDLE
9. "Bye!" : SEEYA
10. Fertilization sites : OVA
11. 60's-70's TV sleuth : MANNIX
12. Uncut : ENTIRE
13. End a shutdown : REOPEN
18. With 27-Down, song from 36-Across : SOMETHING
22. Psychiatrist/author R. D. ___ : LAING
25. Sell : MARKET
27. See 18-Down : WONDERFUL
30. States of alarm : SCARES
33. Suffix with slogan : EER
35. Actress Sue ___ Langdon : ANE
37. Not suitable : INAPT
38. VISTA worker, perhaps : IDEALIST
41. Understanding : ENTENTE
42. Pool area : DEEPEND
43. Footprints : TRACKS
44. ___ reason : WITHIN
45. Con : INMATE
47. Pep talk, sometimes : TIRADE
50. Chateaubriand : STEAK
55. Pretentious : ARTY
56. Weight lifting maneuver : JERK
58. Reggae variation : SKA
60. Part of Italy : TOE

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