New York Times, Monday, May 24, 1999

Author: Gregory E. Paul
Editor: Will Shortz
Gregory E. Paul
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQ} This is puzzle # 70 for Mr. Paul. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Ice unit : CUBE
5. College QB or student body pres., maybe : BMOC
9. Go bad : SPOIL
14. Unlock : OPEN
15. Overhaul : REDO
16. Parts of British pounds : PENCE
17. Part of a hippie's attire : LOVEBEADS
19. Indy 500 and others : RACES
20. "___ luck?" : ANY
21. Took part in a 10K : RAN
22. Visible bullets : TRACERS
24. Dukes : FISTS
26. Needle hole : EYE
27. Tiny village : HAMLET
30. Vehicle for reporters : PRESSCAR
35. Standoffish : ALOOF
36. Jungle squeezers : BOAS
37. Cosmonaut Gagarin : YURI
38. 10 miles per hour, say : SLOW
39. Barracks boss : SARGE
40. Nick at Nite rerun : MRED
41. Uniroyal product : TIRE
42. Sampras of tennis : PETE
43. Die down : ABATE
44. Pep up : ENERGIZE
46. Eats away at, as support : ERODES
47. Cedar Rapids college : COE
48. Prince of Darkness : DEVIL
50. Soldier's shelter near the front line : FOXHOLE
54. West of "My Little Chickadee" : MAE
55. The Righteous Brothers, e.g. : DUO
58. Self-titled #1 album of 1956 : ELVIS
59. 1969 event attended by hippies : WOODSTOCK
62. Light-footed : AGILE
63. Art Deco designer : ERTE
64. Earthen pot : OLLA
65. Military incursions : RAIDS
66. Oboe, e.g. : REED
67. VCR button : PLAY
1. Fizzy drink : COLA
2. Stratford-___-Avon : UPON
3. Group, as of beauties : BEVY
4. U-turn from WSW : ENE
5. Chicken piece : BREAST
6. Intended : MEANT
7. Unorthodox : ODD
8. Amount to pay : COST
9. Uses a hose : SPRAYS
10. Hippie emblem : PEACESYMBOL
11. As soon as : ONCE
12. Bakery implement : ICER
13. Sale-priced : LESS
18. Short-winded : BRIEF
23. Pee Wee of the Dodgers : REESE
24. Hippie : FLOWERCHILD
25. Wore, showily : SPORTED
27. Waste maker : HASTE
28. Pooped : ALLIN
29. Connery's successor as 007 : MOORE
31. Foam at the mouth : RAGE
32. Band-Aid rival : CURAD
33. Rocky ridge : ARETE
34. Carnival attractions : RIDES
36. 59-Across performer : BAEZ
39. Sales pitch : SPIEL
43. Sign after Pisces : ARIES
45. Quickly increases : GOOSES
46. Got around : EVADED
49. Overact : EMOTE
50. Terror : FEAR
51. Gymnast Korbut : OLGA
52. 17, in old Rome : XVII
53. Drink server : EWER
55. Cabbage Patch Kid, e.g. : DOLL
56. U.S.C. rival : UCLA
57. Passable : OKAY
60. Smelter input : ORE
61. Outdo : TOP

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