New York Times, Wednesday, May 28, 1997

Author: Ed Early
Editor: Will Shortz
Ed Early
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JKQWX} Spans: 5 This is puzzle # 4 for Mr. Early. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1997, The New York Times
Across Down
1. ___ World Service (radio provider) : BBC
4. ___ Pet (novelty item) : CHIA
8. "My Life on Trial" author : BELLI
13. Mine product : ORE
14. Dog : paw :: horse : ___ : HOOF
15. Lacking, with "of" : DEVOID
16. High-risk game : RUSSIANROULETTE
19. Plan : INTEND
20. "___ to differ" : IBEG
21. Coral ___ : SEA
22. Gaze : STARE
23. Kind of acid : ACETIC
25. Dumb ___ ox : ASAN
27. Republican V.I.P. Dick : ARMEY
31. Hemming and hawing : ERS
34. Charles Lamb, to readers : ELIA
36. Exhibits scorn : SNEERS
37. Rot caused by bark beetles : DUTCHELMDISEASE
40. Renaissance type : ITALIC
41. Course : PATH
42. ___ Alte (Adenauer) : DER
43. Pulsate : THROB
44. Zorro's marks : ZEES
46. Leg bones : TIBIAE
50. Message on a Wonderland cake : EATME
54. Pac.'s counterpart : ATL
57. Beach, basically : SAND
58. Farmer's land : SPREAD
59. Montreal denizens : FRENCHCANADIANS
62. Distance on a radar screen : RADIUS
63. Peter Lorre role Mr. ___ : MOTO
64. Deception : LIE
65. Australian export : OPALS
66. Effect of auto exhaust : SMOG
67. Actor Mineo : SAL
1. Tennis's Becker : BORIS
2. Main thrust : BRUNT
3. Jai alai basket : CESTA
4. Showy-flowered shrub : CHINESEHIBISCUS
5. 1956-57 Wimbledon champion Lew : HOAD
6. Charged particle : ION
7. Pertaining to the second-largest continent : AFRIC
8. Good herder : BELGIANSHEEPDOG
9. First lady : EVE
10. Plenty : LOTS
11. Miller beer : LITE
12. Brainstorm : IDEA
15. Piece for two : DUET
17. Word repeated after "Que" : SERA
18. Award bestowed by Queen Eliz. : OBE
23. Deep blue : ANIL
24. Manitoba Indian : CREE
26. One of the Waughs : ALEC
28. "Canterbury Tales" drink : MEAD
29. Gaelic : ERSE
30. North Sea feeder : YSER
31. Handle text : EDIT
32. Dr. Westheimer : RUTH
33. Hollywood Boulevard sight : STAR
35. Electric guitar hookup : AMP
36. Location : SITE
38. Congeal : CLOT
39. Stupor : DAZE
45. Hindu garment : SARI
47. Scornful cries : BAHS
48. Co. name ending : INC
49. Monroe's successor : ADAMS
51. Dabbling ducks : TEALS
52. Craze : MANIA
53. Collectible Ford : EDSEL
54. Opposite of a buzz cut : AFRO
55. Pitfall : TRAP
56. Moon of Jupiter : LEDA
58. 60's-70's Japanese P.M. : SATO
60. Zilch : NIL
61. Robespierre, e.g. : NOM

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