New York Times, Wednesday, June 18, 1997

Author: Stanley B. Whitten
Editor: Will Shortz
Stanley B. Whitten
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {FJKQX} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 16 for Mr. Whitten. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Needy : POOR
5. Cautious advice : STOP
9. Rope fiber : SISAL
14. Michigan town or its college : ALMA
15. "___ be in England": Browning : OHTO
16. Going too far : ULTRA
17. Act of faith : LEAP
18. Ram : BUTT
19. Like Dennis the Menace : BLOND
20. Craze : MANIA
22. Like some raises : MERIT
24. Farm distance : ROD
25. Pie in the sky : ANIDLEPROMISE
28. Bro, e.g. : SIB
29. Not having a surrounding colonnade, in architecture : APTERAL
32. Sixth sense : ESP
35. Japanese wraps : OBIS
38. Sierra ___ : LEONE
39. Guy in the sky : THEMANINTHEMOON
43. City on the Po : TURIN
44. Function as a medical device : LASE
45. 6 on the dial : MNO
46. Everlasting : ETERNAL
48. Diamonds, to a gangster : ICE
51. Eye in the sky : GOODYEARBLIMP
57. Go for it : PAR
59. "Ben-Hur" garb : TOGAS
60. Bank patron : SAVER
61. The "her" of "I've Grown Accustomed to Her Face" : ELIZA
63. Bo Derek's first major film : ORCA
65. Inner tubes, geometrically : TORI
66. Musical composition : NONET
67. "There oughta be ___!" : ALAW
68. First name in mystery : ERLE
69. Shoe material : SUEDE
70. A or O, e.g. : TYPE
71. Used henna : DYED
1. Majorcan seaport : PALMA
2. New York city on the Allegheny : OLEAN
3. Muscat native : OMANI
4. Canoeist's danger : RAPIDS
5. Kind of story : SOB
6. Hitting sound : THUMP
7. Glossy brown fur : OTTER
8. Some Sunday dinners : POTROASTS
9. Foreign film feature : SUBTITLE
10. Sick : ILL
11. Pantry, e.g. : STOREROOM
12. Cartoonist Peter : ARNO
13. "This Gun for Hire" star : LADD
21. 1996 Olympic torch lighter : ALI
23. Rascal : IMP
26. Inky : EBON
27. "...not always what they ___" : SEEM
30. Shortly : ANON
31. Carson successor : LENO
32. Suffix with satin : ETTE
33. Out of business : SHUT
34. Swift falcon : PEREGRINE
36. Ornery farm animal : BILLYGOAT
37. Put ___ good word for : INA
40. Fantastical artist : MIRO
41. Explain, in a way : ANNOTATE
42. Successor : HEIR
47. Flurry : ADO
49. "I Love Lucy" appeared on it : CBS
50. Overjoyed : ELATED
52. Premature : EARLY
53. Abbr. on a CD : ASCAP
54. Banned article of trade : IVORY
55. Actress Oberon : MERLE
56. Snooped : PRIED
57. Ballpoints : PENS
58. 60's All-Star Felipe : ALOU
62. From A to ___ : ZED
64. Wonder : AWE

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