New York Times, Saturday, May 13, 2000

Author: William S. Cotter
Editor: Will Shortz
William S. Cotter
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 7 for Mr. Cotter. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Not as a group : APIECE
7. Like meadows : GRAZED
13. They may hold your arms : GUNRACKS
16. Like arabesques : ROCOCO
17. Big cattle ranching center : AMARILLO
18. Grieg's piano concerto is in it : AMINOR
19. Proceeded further than expected, say : RANONEMPTY
21. Subject of a St. Petersburg, Fla., museum : DALI
22. Minicam abbr. : REC
23. Mania source : BEATLES
25. Be-boppers : CATS
28. It requires footwork : TREADLE
31. Big name in kitchen utensils : OXO
32. Its players take a bow : VIOL
33. Swimsuit ___ : ISSUE
37. Links apparel : VEENECKSWEATERS
41. County of Salem, Mass. : ESSEX
42. Radiation products : IONS
43. Main feature? : GAS
44. Goose steppers? : WEBFEET
47. Dollar stretcher : SALE
48. Crumpet cooker : GRIDDLE
51. Confucian follower : IST
53. Gold ___ : LAME
54. 1980's catchphrase : IWANTMYMTV
60. Kind of push-up : ONEARM
62. Trattoria entree : CALAMARI
63. Close tight : SEALUP
64. He forced Lee's surrender at Appomattox : SHERIDAN
65. Gets, so to speak : SENSES
66. Infuses : STEEPS
1. Food thickening agent : AGAR
2. Adidas alternative : PUMA
3. Aerosmith's "Love ___ Elevator" : INAN
4. Field trips : ERRORS
5. Ship in a 1951 best seller : CAINE
6. Picky? : ECLECTIC
7. Became overcast : GRAYED
8. Data storage site : ROM
9. Critical step : ACIDTEST
10. Like some shipping rates : ZONAL
11. Molière's "L'___ des maris" : ECOLE
12. Humphrey of modern dance : DORIS
14. Dutch carrier : KLM
15. Payoff : SOP
20. Course list abbr. : TBA
24. Smith, sometimes : ALIAS
25. Dock site : COVE
26. Hackers : AXES
27. They may be corny : TOES
29. Soldier guarding a demilitarized zone : ROK
30. William Carlos Williams dedicatee : ELSIE
32. Sore : VEXED
34. Dreamcast producer : SEGA
35. ___-Altaic languages : URAL
36. Being at the Forum : ESSE
38. Governmental reorganizations : NEWDEALS
39. "Oh, ___!" : WOE
40. Gets a handle on? : ENTITLES
45. Ad sites at ball games : BLIMPS
46. Limited number : FEW
47. Buffalo : STYMIE
48. Explain away, with "over" : GLOSS
49. Indian royal : RANEE
50. Conversational filler : IMEAN
52. Like some moves : SMART
55. Coolers, briefly : ACS
56. Casual turndown : NAH
57. Like some beds : MADE
58. Mouth, slangily : TRAP
59. Médoc and others : VINS
61. Way in Montréal : RUE

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