New York Times, Monday, April 8, 2002

Author: Richard Chisholm
Editor: Will Shortz
Richard Chisholm
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JQX} This is puzzle # 7 for Mr. Chisholm. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Decoration on an Indian moccasin : BEAD
5. Sound of astonishment : GASP
9. Relative of a croc : GATOR
14. Therefore : ERGO
15. Long (for) : ACHE
16. Blazing : AFIRE
17. "You said it!" : AMEN
18. Tall tale teller : LIAR
19. Like property for businesses : ZONED
20. "Good Will Hunting" actress : MINNIEDRIVER
23. Beneath : UNDER
24. Ferdinand's queen : ISABELLA
28. Shooter pellet : PEA
29. Compete (for) : VIE
32. Storage places : CLOSETS
33. Theater district : RIALTO
35. Helps out : AIDS
36. St. Paul's twin : MINNEAPOLIS
39. Kindergartners learn them : ABCS
41. Competed at Henley : CREWED
42. Least healthy : SICKEST
45. 6-0 or 7-6, in tennis : SET
46. Opponent : FOE
49. Nylon and others, chemically speaking : POLYMERS
51. 180° reversal : UTURN
53. Electronic development of the 1960's : MINICOMPUTER
56. Thread holder : SPOOL
59. Mafia boss : CAPO
60. Latvian capital : RIGA
61. The "L" of AWOL : LEAVE
62. Choir voice : ALTO
63. Sorry failure : FLOP
64. "Holy cow!" : YIKES
65. For fear that : LEST
66. Transmitted : SENT
1. Transport to the Enterprise, say : BEAMUP
2. Luxury fur : ERMINE
3. "To do" list : AGENDA
4. "No man is an island" writer : DONNE
5. Forceful wind : GALE
6. Citric ___ : ACID
7. Puppeteer Lewis : SHARI
8. U-boat features : PERISCOPES
9. Garden structure : GAZEBO
10. Previously mentioned : AFORESAID
11. With 12-Down, source of metal for cans : TIN
12. See 11-Down : ORE
13. Scarlet : RED
21. Rea ___, noted New Yorker cartoonist : IRVIN
22. Actor Kilmer : VAL
25. Oahu wreaths : LEIS
26. Inc., abroad : LTD
27. Ninny : ASS
30. James Bond creator Fleming : IAN
31. Like house wiring : ELECTRICAL
33. Double-crossing a Mafia boss, e.g. : RISKYMOVE
34. Blacken : TAR
36. 1250, in old Rome : MCCL
37. Be indebted to : OWE
38. Abate : LETUP
39. Nile biter : ASP
40. Life lines? : BIO
43. Writer Zola and others : EMILES
44. Member of Cong. : SEN
46. Pointless : FUTILE
47. Salem's home : OREGON
48. Transported : ENRAPT
50. Climb : SCALE
52. Home territories : TURFS
54. Chooses : OPTS
55. Not worth debating : MOOT
56. Foxy : SLY
57. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame architect : PEI
58. Durable wood : OAK

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