New York Times, Thursday, March 2, 2000

Author: Frances Hansen
Editor: Will Shortz
Frances Hansen
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 108 for Ms. Hansen. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Embargoed country : CUBA
5. Medicinal side effect, maybe : ACHE
9. Hairpieces : FALLS
14. "Up and ___!" : ATEM
15. Keyboard instrument : MOOG
16. Like some swarms : APIAN
17. Operatic city created by Brecht and 64-Across : MAHAGONNY
19. Actress Lotte, wife of 64-Across : LENYA
20. Record player : PHONO
21. Records : TAPES
23. Mo. of the year : DEC
24. Musical comedy scored by 64-Across : LADYINTHEDARK
27. Mason's burden : HOD
29. Part of a yen : SEN
30. River boat: Abbr. : STR
31. The tops : ACES
33. Waikiki wingding : LUAU
36. Discrimination : TASTE
40. Brecht and 64-Across offering, with "The" : THREEPENNYOPERA
43. 1920's auto : ESSEX
44. Ally (with) : SIDE
45. Piccadilly Circus statue : EROS
46. Hotel floor sign : ICE
48. Suffix with Caesar : EAN
50. Tiny forager : ANT
51. Hit by Maxwell Anderson and 64-Across : SEPTEMBERSONG
57. Fire truck item : AXE
58. Jungle vine : LIANA
59. Virginia colonist John : ROLFE
62. Like some illnesses : VIRAL
64. Composer born March 2, 1900 : KURTWEILL
66. Skip a syllable : ELIDE
67. Clever Bombeck : ERMA
68. Farm soil : LOAM
69. Excised : DELED
70. Musical interval : REST
71. Parts of the Air France fleet : SSTS
1. Extravagantly theatrical : CAMP
2. Rainbow Bridge locale : UTAH
3. Eyewitnesses : BEHOLDERS
4. Appliance maker : AMANA
5. One of a Latin trio : AMO
6. Maintains course : CONTINUES
7. Chengchow's province : HONAN
8. Moses' birthplace : EGYPT
9. Something funny to sing in : FALSETTO
10. Copy : APE
11. Blair or Evans : LINDA
12. Stratum : LAYER
13. Potential diet-breaker : SNACK
18. Olympus residents : GODS
22. Interrogatives : EHS
25. Puppy's cry : YELP
26. Cover, in a way : DRAPE
27. "Unimaginable as ___ in Heav'n": Milton : HATE
28. Newspaperman Adolph : OCHS
32. "Now you ___..." : SEEIT
34. Black cuckoo : ANI
35. Places for crutches : UNDERARMS
37. Harems : SERAGLIOS
38. 1982 Disney film : TRON
39. Whence the Magi, with "the" : EAST
41. Got all A's : EXCELLED
42. Some votes : YEAS
47. Big record inits. : EMI
49. Neighbor of Swed. : NORW
51. Redeemed : SAVED
52. Napoleon, twice : EXILE
53. Jeopardy : PERIL
54. One whose job is a piece of cake? : BAKER
55. Harden: Var. : ENURE
56. Holiday entertainments : NOELS
60. Fizzless : FLAT
61. Popular street liners : ELMS
63. Fruity drink : ADE
65. Tit for ___ : TAT

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