New York Times, Monday, May 5, 1997

Author: Stephanie Spadaccini
Editor: Will Shortz
Stephanie Spadaccini
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JKQZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 18 for Ms. Spadaccini. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1997, The New York Times
Across Down
1. The ex-Mrs. Bono : CHER
5. Money owed : DEBT
9. Pharmacy items : DRUGS
14. Composer Schifrin : LALO
15. Anatomical passage : ITER
16. Like "The Twilight Zone" episodes : EERIE
17. Actress Lena : OLIN
18. This ___ of tears (life) : VALE
19. Do watercolors : PAINT
20. Secondhand store : GOODWILLSHOP
23. Showed respect for the national anthem : STOOD
24. Sister of Osiris : ISIS
25. Mr. O. : ARI
28. Cinematographer Nykvist : SVEN
30. Arthurian sorcerer : MERLIN
32. Harvest goddess : OPS
35. Pass, as laws : ENACT
38. Verdi heroine : AIDA
39. John Glenn's Mercury spacecraft : FRIENDSHIPSEVEN
43. Type assortment : FONT
44. Card catalogue entry after "Author" : TITLE
45. Before, in verse : ERE
46. Overage : EXCESS
49. Boat propellers : OARS
51. Loaf with seeds : RYE
52. ___ to the throne (prince, e.g.) : HEIR
55. Laid, as a bathroom floor : TILED
58. Member of the police : PEACEOFFICER
61. Without ___ in the world : ACARE
64. Prefix with China : INDO
65. Nat King or Natalie : COLE
66. ___ says (tots' game) : SIMON
67. ___-do-well : NEER
68. Popular fashion magazine : ELLE
69. Israeli port : HAIFA
70. Microbe : GERM
71. Do one of the three R's : READ
1. Drain problem : CLOG
2. Angels' headgear : HALOS
3. Ness of "The Untouchables" : ELIOT
4. Musical movements : RONDOS
5. Stockholder's income : DIVIDEND
6. Catchall abbr. : ETAL
7. Attorney Melvin : BELLI
8. Lock of hair : TRESS
9. Remove from office : DEPOSE
10. Harvest : REAP
11. Spoon-bender Geller : URI
12. Rummy game : GIN
13. Matched items : SET
21. Made on a loom : WOVEN
22. That guy : HIM
25. Kicking's partner : ALIVE
26. Contract add-on : RIDER
27. Nonsensical : INANE
29. Political cartoonist Thomas : NAST
31. "Norma ___" : RAE
32. Bidder's amount : OFFER
33. Stockholder's vote : PROXY
34. Subsequently : SINCE
36. Letter before psi : CHI
37. Maverick Yugoslav leader : TITO
40. High season, on the Riviera : ETE
41. Railroad station area : PLATFORM
42. Printing flourish : SERIF
47. Singer Easton : SHEENA
48. Ocean : SEA
50. Deli machine : SLICER
53. Cake decoration : ICING
54. "Walk Away ___" (1966 hit) : RENEE
56. French school : ECOLE
57. Singer Reese : DELLA
58. Univ. teacher : PROF
59. German border river : ODER
60. Marsh stalk : REED
61. Cigarette waste : ASH
62. K.G.B.'s cold war foe : CIA
63. "___ the only one?" : AMI

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