New York Times, Thursday, April 23, 1998

Author: Cathy Millhauser
Editor: Will Shortz
Cathy Allis
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {QVX} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 42 for Ms. Allis. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Mathis hit of '59 : MISTY
6. Jet-set sort : GOER
10. Starting point : GERM
14. Año opener : ENERO
15. Tabula ___ : RASA
16. Ending with switch : EROO
17. Reasonable marriage expectation? : AGROOMOFONESOWN
20. Sans mixers : NEAT
21. Boot : OUST
22. Clueless : ATSEA
23. Hardens : SETS
25. College founder Cornell : EZRA
27. Boston Strangler's cousin? : JACKTHEGRIPPER
33. Warwick's "___ Little Prayer" : ISAYA
34. Stewed : LIT
35. Due : OWED
37. Put (on) : BET
38. Seek earnestly : SOLICIT
42. Suffix with glass : INE
43. Fire : SACK
45. Spoiled : BAD
46. One who goes for the gold? : MINER
48. Hermit in husbandry? : THELONEGRANGER
52. Related (to) : TIED
53. Litter's littlest : RUNT
54. Late writer with a 1946 best seller : SPOCK
57. "Je ne ___ quoi" : SAIS
59. Snorri Sturluson work : EDDA
63. Response to "Let's eat!"? : AYTHERESTHEGRUB
66. Jesus, for one : ALOU
67. Jersey, e.g. : KNIT
68. Gettysburg opponent of Lee : MEADE
69. Street sound : BEEP
70. Jazz singer Anita : ODAY
71. Spurred : URGED
1. Part of G.M.T. : MEAN
2. 1953 Pulitzer playwright : INGE
3. Antitoxin fluids : SERA
4. Red Army founder : TROTSKY
5. ___-hoo : YOO
6. Kick : GROUSE
7. Lummoxes : OAFS
8. Abstruse : ESOTERIC
9. Exhibited fear : RAN
10. "The Diary of Anne Frank" villains : GESTAPO
11. Controversial 1960's magazine : EROS
12. "Tamerlane" dramatist Nicholas : ROWE
13. Poet Van Duyn : MONA
18. It's bad to keep in the closet : MOTH
19. Russell's "Tombstone" role : EARP
24. J.F.K. monitor info : ETAS
26. Tubular pasta : ZITI
27. Triangular sails : JIBS
28. "Have ___!" ("Make yourself at home!") : ASEAT
29. Trick : CATCH
30. Coast : GLIDE
31. ___ Oil Co. of 80's TV : EWING
32. Tennis's Richards : RENEE
36. Author Earl ___ Biggers : DERR
39. Orchestra part : OBOE
40. England's westernmost cape : LANDSEND
41. Ness, e.g. : TMAN
44. Whopper topper : KETCHUP
47. Whole thing? : INTEGER
49. -ish : LIKE
50. Resolute : GRITTY
51. Kind of job : RUSH
54. 9000 Turbo, e.g. : SAAB
55. Writer Ernie : PYLE
56. Indian related to the Missouri : OTOE
58. Atlas section : ASIA
60. Use a trawl : DRAG
61. Chick mate : DUDE
62. Laid up : ABED
64. Film co. behind "Suspicion" : RKO
65. It's out in the Outback : EMU

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