New York Times, Monday, June 9, 1997

Author: Thomas W. Schier
Editor: Will Shortz
Thomas W. Schier
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQVWZ} This is puzzle # 21 for Mr. Schier. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1997, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Org. that safeguards pets : SPCA
5. Prefix with port : HELI
9. Liability's opposite : ASSET
14. Songwriter Gus : KAHN
15. Plow animals : OXEN
16. Marvy : NEATO
17. "Yikes!" : EGAD
18. Actress Hayworth : RITA
19. Mississippi ___ : DELTA
20. Lead singer with Dawn : TONYORLANDO
23. Opposite of 42-Across : BAD
24. Alphabet trio : CDE
25. Reduced fare : DIET
26. ___ la Douce : IRMA
28. What "hemi-" means : HALFOF
30. Odd : STRANGE
33. Popular record label : ARISTA
36. Cosmetician Elizabeth : ARDEN
37. Treaty : PACT
40. Seabees' motto : CANDO
42. B or better : GOOD
43. Impassive : STOIC
45. Horses' home : STABLE
47. Morning or afternoon travel : COMMUTE
49. Vlad the Impaler, e.g. : DESPOT
53. Stallion's mate : MARE
54. Water, in Cadiz : AGUA
56. "Do Ya" rock grp. : ELO
57. Kind of testing, in law enforcement : DNA
59. Los Angeles suburb : SANFERNANDO
62. Sonata section : RONDO
64. Mrs. Chaplin : OONA
65. Jazz performance : SCAT
66. Dual conjunction : ANDOR
67. Men's business wear : SUIT
68. Buster Brown's dog : TIGE
69. Pirate's prize : BOOTY
70. Nobelist Wiesel : ELIE
71. TV's "___ Three Lives" : ILED
1. Artist's rendering : SKETCH
2. Chinese temple : PAGODA
3. Estee Lauder rival : CHANEL
4. Rooney of "60 Minutes" : ANDY
5. Frightful : HORRIFIC
6. Banish : EXILE
7. Free to attack : LETAT
8. ___ instant (quickly) : INAN
9. Neighbor of Spain : ANDORRA
10. Go out with : SEE
11. 60's-70's A's third baseman : SALBANDO
12. Ending with Henri : ETTA
13. Wart-covered creature : TOAD
21. Stench : ODOR
22. Morse code click : DIT
27. Baseball owner Schott et al. : MARGES
29. Bluebeard's last wife : FATIMA
30. Actress Thompson : SADA
31. Storm or Tracker, in the auto world : GEO
32. Finis : END
34. Postpaid encl. : SASE
35. It's a blast : TNT
37. Utilities watchdog grp. : PSC
38. From ___ Z : ATO
39. "Dirty Dozen" marauder : COMMANDO
41. Inflexible : OBDURATE
44. Superficial, as a look : CURSORY
46. Emulate Pisa's tower : LEAN
48. Tetley product : TEA
50. Cosmetics applicator : PENCIL
51. Senior years : OLDAGE
52. Blew a horn : TOOTED
54. Run ___ of (violate) : AFOUL
55. Bottled spirits : GENII
57. Cheerless : DRAB
58. Banned act : NONO
60. Bloodhound's sensor : NOSE
61. ___ spumante : ASTI
63. Complete an "i" : DOT

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