New York Times, Saturday, March 31, 2001

Author: Rich Norris
Editor: Will Shortz
Rich Norris
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 31 Missing: {BJQXZ} This is puzzle # 141 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2001, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Copy : KNOCKOFF
9. Prepare for dinner, say : WASHUP
15. Tenderfoot : NEWCOMER
16. Fight : OPPOSE
17. Comprehensive : ALLINONE
18. Big name in retail : NEIMAN
19. 1995 and '97 A.L. champs, in scoreboards : CLE
20. Racer : GOCART
22. Realizes : NETS
23. Fly (around) : KITE
25. Squeezed : EKED
26. Kenyan president Daniel arap ___ : MOI
27. Oil source : SESAME
30. Compound with two carbon atoms : ENOL
32. Flap : ADO
33. Haitian monetary unit : GOURDE
35. Actor Quinn : AIDAN
37. Word after "I do" : DECLARE
40. Hospital supplies : GURNEYS
42. The other woman in "The Age of Innocence" : ELLEN
43. Try not to have an accident, say : SWERVE
45. Boise's county : ADA
46. Genesis son : SETH
48. Ran out : LAPSED
52. Handle overseas? : NOM
53. Ravel's "Gaspard de la ___" : NUIT
55. A runner may break it : TAPE
56. Some low-budget hotels, for short : SROS
58. Not hide : APPEAR
61. Kisser? : LIP
62. "Invisible Man" setting : HARLEM
64. Make excuses, maybe : SAVEFACE
66. Brainstorm : IDEATE
67. Without dissent : ASONEMAN
68. Yahoo, for one : PORTAL
69. Flipped : WENTWILD
1. Gifts : KNACKS
2. "South Pacific" heroine : NELLIE
3. Ones involved in barn raisings? : OWLETS
4. Year in the papacy of St. Zephyrinus : CCI
5. King ___ : KONG
6. Literary sequel of 1847 : OMOO
7. Hardly an authorized dealer : FENCE
8. Lost one's cool : FREAKED
9. Is inadequate : WONTDO
10. Go ___ : APE
11. English : SPIN
12. Domestic : HOMEMADE
13. It may be found in a box on the street : USATODAY
14. Fixed payments : PENSIONS
21. Go back : RENEGE
24. Boston College athlete : EAGLE
28. Complaints : MOANS
29. English, e.g.: Abbr. : EUR
31. Grub : LARVA
34. Get renewed : RESTUP
36. Clueless : INEPT
37. Academic domain : DEANSHIP
38. 1967 John Wayne film : ELDORADO
39. Dissatisfied type : CLAMORER
41. www destination : URL
44. Subject to simultaneous opposing forces : WHIPSAW
47. Crown covering : ENAMEL
49. Antipasto morsel : SALAMI
50. Long and impressive : EPICAL
51. Ride (on) : DEPEND
54. Needle : TEASE
57. Strip : SLAT
59. River through Wiltshire : AVON
60. Let : RENT
63. Sorority letter : ETA
65. "... let thy words be ___": Eccl. : FEW

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