New York Times, Monday, March 17, 1997

Author: Stephanie Spadaccini
Editor: Will Shortz
Stephanie Spadaccini
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQWXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 24 for Ms. Spadaccini. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Pre-entree dish : SALAD
6. Sit in the sun : BASK
10. Cozy home : NEST
14. Reflection : IMAGE
15. Opposing : ANTI
16. Go ___ (exceed) : OVER
17. The "N" of U.S.N.A. : NAVAL
18. "Forever" : AGES
19. "Get going!" : MOVE
20. Go : PULLUPSTAKES
23. Withdraw from the Union : SECEDE
26. Those going 80, say : SPEEDERS
27. Med. cost-saving plan : HMO
28. And so on : ETC
30. Historical period : ERA
31. Teen woe : ACNE
33. It makes an auto go : GAS
35. ___ latte : CAFFE
40. Go : HEADFORTHEHILLS
44. Intuit : SENSE
45. Hankering : YEN
46. Castle's protection : MOAT
47. Chef's measure: Abbr. : TSP
50. Something to go to a bakery for : PIE
52. Wash. neighbor : ORE
53. Delivered a sermon : PREACHED
58. Comments to the audience : ASIDES
60. Go : HITTHEBRICKS
62. Milky-white gem : OPAL
63. Sacred Egyptian bird : IBIS
64. War story, Greek-style : ILIAD
68. Chant at a fraternity party : TOGA
69. Swiss painter Paul : KLEE
70. The brainy bunch : MENSA
71. George Washington bills : ONES
72. Arid : SERE
73. Cousin of a Golden Globe : OSCAR
1. Transgression : SIN
2. Doc's org. : AMA
3. Restroom, informally : LAV
4. Wide-open : AGAPE
5. Deceive : DELUDE
6. False god : BAAL
7. Black cattle breed : ANGUS
8. Treeless plain : STEPPE
9. Mouth, to Ralph Kramden : KISSER
10. One always on the go : NOMAD
11. Call forth : EVOKE
12. Cut off : SEVER
13. Lock of hair : TRESS
21. "Take your hands off me!" : LETGO
22. Instruct : TEACH
23. Pre-Ayatollah rulers : SHAHS
24. Host : EMCEE
25. Sir Arthur ___ Doyle : CONAN
29. Saturn, for one : CAR
32. Mag workers : EDS
34. Pigpen : STY
36. Order between ready and fire : AIM
37. Result of a bank failure? : FLOOD
38. Distress signal : FLARE
39. ___ Park, Colo. : ESTES
41. "Go get it, Fido!" : FETCH
42. Jitterbug's "cool" : HEP
43. First digital computer : ENIAC
48. Arab leaders : SHEIKS
49. Little rock : PEBBLE
51. Inuit : ESKIMO
53. Kind of ID : PHOTO
54. Wisconsin college : RIPON
55. Story, in France : ETAGE
56. Ayn Rand's "___ Shrugged" : ATLAS
57. Less moist : DRIER
59. South Sea getaways : ISLES
61. Words of comprehension : ISEE
65. Business abbr. : INC
66. Simile's middle : ASA
67. ___ es Salaam : DAR

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