New York Times, Thursday, June 3, 1999

Author: Frances Hansen
Editor: Will Shortz
Frances Hansen
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36 Missing: {QX} Spans: 4 Minimum word length: 4 This is puzzle # 103 for Ms. Hansen. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Imam's cause, maybe : JIHAD
6. Former steelworkers' union chief : ABEL
10. Drop off : DOZE
14. Wipe out : ERASE
15. Spleen : BILE
16. In a frenzy : AMOK
17. Princess in Woolf's "Orlando" : SASHA
18. Stop pouring here : BRIM
19. Greedy cry : MINE
20. Cuckoo : UTTERLYDEMENTED
23. Taken care of : SEENTO
24. Lento : SLOW
25. Booster shot, e.g. : HYPO
27. ___ Creed : NICENE
32. "Dancing Queen" music group : ABBA
36. Sports car, briefly : ALFA
38. One who won't settle down : NOMAD
39. Grouse : GRUMBLEANDGRIPE
42. Certain blade : ROTOR
43. Off in the distance : AFAR
44. Bridge expert Truscott : ALAN
45. Kind of station : AMTRAK
47. Gr. 1-6 : ELEM
49. Beloved family member : NANA
51. Reno's county : WASHOE
56. Gull : DUPETHETRUSTING
61. "A Little Bitty Tear" singer, 1962 : IVES
62. Where Samson wielded a jawbone, in Judges : LEHI
63. City on the Arkansas River : TULSA
64. Red Cross shelter : TENT
65. Days of old : IDES
66. Let go from work : IDLED
67. Novelist Grey : ZANE
68. Apollo played it : LYRE
69. Sacs : CYSTS
1. The Lamb : JESUS
2. Choleric : IRATE
3. Urgency : HASTE
4. Visibly shocked : ASHEN
5. Scarcity : DEARTH
6. Adviser since 1956 : ABBY
7. Clues for 20-, 39- and 56-Across? : BIRDSOFAFEATHER
8. The senior Saarinen : ELIEL
9. Jack of "Kotch" : LEMMON
10. Dramatic word for the Yankees : DAMN
11. Pass by : OMIT
12. Defense type : ZONE
13. Made (out) : EKED
21. Like a dog : LOYAL
22. Southfork family name : EWING
26. "Save me!," e.g. : PLEA
28. "The Last of the Mohicans" girl : CORA
29. Biographer Ludwig : EMIL
30. Big wine valley : NAPA
31. Heaven on earth : EDEN
32. Indian tourist locale : AGRA
33. ___ Bones, Ichabod Crane's rival : BROM
34. Rifle part : BUTT
35. Omnia vincit ___ : AMOR
37. Psychological work: Abbr. : ANAL
40. Migratory goose : BRANT
41. Sch. in Madison, N.J. : DREWU
46. Mystical writer Gibran : KAHLIL
48. Varnish resin : MASTIC
50. Dependent : NEEDY
52. Desk site : STUDY
53. Slopes : HILLS
54. Outbreak : ONSET
55. Word of mock horror : EGADS
56. Airhead : DITZ
57. Eye part : UVEA
58. Ivy League team : PENN
59. Direction in Durango : ESTE
60. Slope : RISE

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