New York Times, Tuesday, March 27, 2001

Author: Sherry O. Blackard
Editor: Will Shortz
Sherry O. Blackard
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {FJQXZ} This is puzzle # 7 for Ms. Blackard. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Rah-rah : AVID
5. Pays to play : ANTES
10. Fraternal org. : BPOE
14. It smells : NOSE
15. Trigger, to Roy Rogers : MOUNT
16. 50-and-up org. : AARP
17. Black and white #1 : GIANTPANDA
19. Stair unit : STEP
20. Tickle pink : ELATE
21. No-goodnik : HEEL
22. Work units : ERGS
23. Adding kick to : LACING
25. Even if, for short : ALTHO
27. Daze : STUPOR
30. Broom ___ (comics witch) : HILDA
33. Tear carrier : DUCT
36. "So that's it!" : AHA
37. Clamorous protest : OUTCRY
38. Busy mo. for a C.P.A. : APR
39. Black and white #2 : WRITING
41. "Wheel of Fortune" buy : ANE
42. Did an old locomotive job : STOKED
44. Señora Perón : EVA
45. Son of Aphrodite : EROS
46. Book after Daniel : HOSEA
47. Testing : TRYING
49. Lip-___ : SYNCH
51. Convertible, informally : RAGTOP
55. Time to crow : DAWN
57. Sticks up : ROBS
60. Fish in a way : TROLL
61. Switch end : EROO
62. Black and white #3 : OREOCOOKIE
64. Ernie's TV pal : BERT
65. Unfolds : OPENS
66. Rock on the roll? : LAVA
67. Marquis de ___ : SADE
68. Home to the Masai : KENYA
69. Caustic alkalis : LYES
1. Show backer : ANGEL
2. "Ta-da!" : VOILA
3. Hayes who sang "Never Can Say Goodbye" : ISAAC
4. One who's down in the mouth? : DENTIST
5. Roadie's burden : AMP
6. Preparer for a flood : NOAH
7. Bring to proper pitch : TUNE
8. Make beloved : ENDEAR
9. Drag one's feet : STALL
10. It may produce a run in : BASEHIT
11. Black and white #4 : PATROLCAR
12. Neighbor of Calif. : OREG
13. Omar of "Scream 2" : EPPS
18. Campsite sight : TENT
24. Michael Jordan, notably : GUARD
26. Plugugly : THUG
28. ___ Beta Kappa : PHI
29. Many a John Wayne flick : OATER
31. First Bond flick : DRNO
32. Roll call calls : AYES
33. 100-meter, e.g. : DASH
34. ___ no good : UPTO
35. Black and white #5 : CROSSWORD
37. How the ecstatic walk : ONAIR
39. Detach gradually : WEAN
40. Princeton greenery : IVY
43. Kick off the convention : KEYNOTE
45. White House Easter event : EGGROLL
47. Athlete of the Century Jim : THORPE
48. Peacekeeping grp. : NATO
50. Shepherd's staff : CROOK
52. Hungarian wine : TOKAY
53. Martini tidbit : OLIVE
54. Nolo contendere and others : PLEAS
55. Ball belles : DEBS
56. Neighborhood : AREA
58. "It's ___ real!" : BEEN
59. PlayStation maker : SONY
63. The Gray: Abbr. : CSA

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