New York Times, Friday, July 11, 1997

Author: Bob Klahn
Editor: Will Shortz
Bob Klahn
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 34 Missing: {QVXZ} This is puzzle # 27 for Mr. Klahn. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1997, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Turpentine source : SLASHPINE
10. Splotches : BLOBS
15. Kept the lid on : CONTAINED
16. Fashionably nostalgic : RETRO
17. Popular comedienne : ANNEMEARA
18. "Sweet" stream, to Burns : AFTON
19. A White House scandal : TEAPOTDOME
21. Shepherd : TEND
22. Steno's need : PAD
23. It's a draw for astronauts : GFORCE
25. Pioneer bathyspherist : BEEBE
29. Natural : INBORN
32. Psychiatrist who coined the term "inferiority complex" : ADLER
33. Water tester : TOE
34. "Mail Order Bride" co-star, 1964 : EBSEN
38. Hezbollah stronghold ___ Valley : BEKAA
39. Uncertainties : IFS
40. Mrs. Yeltsin : NAINA
41. Quite a nose : SNOUT
42. Grass variety : OAT
43. A hundred smackers : CSPOT
44. Tees and ells : JOINTS
46. "Siddhartha" writer : HESSE
47. Art and history, e.g. : MAJORS
50. Keebler character : ELF
52. Teen ___ : IDOL
53. Upbraided in no uncertain terms : HOLLEREDAT
60. Rudimentary thermos inventor : DEWAR
62. Renowned exile : DALAILAMA
63. Jane Curtin role : ALLIE
64. Small carriage : ONESEATER
65. Final word : SAYSO
66. Hoax : MARESNEST
1. Go "shooby-doo," or just "shoo" : SCAT
2. Unparalleled : LONE
3. "Finnegans Wake" wife : ANNA
4. Put one's foot down : STEP
5. One playing on a band? : HAMOPERATOR
6. Michelangelo masterwork : PIETA
7. Then : INADDITION
8. Octavia's husband : NERO
9. Cheesy town : EDAM
10. Hidden means of support? : BRA
11. Unable to go home : LEFTONBASE
12. Relative of a ferret : OTTER
13. It may be broken on a ranch : BRONC
14. High-altitude probe : SONDE
20. Maniacal leader : EGO
24. Chips, to Mr. Chips : FRENCHFRIES
25. Another name for Barb : BABS
26. Fall setting : EDEN
27. Pony express stop : ELKO
28. Dry wine : BEAUJOLAIS
30. Like some yogurt : NOFAT
31. It's #1 : BESTSELLER
35. Tests the water? : SIPS
36. Man's name meaning "mortal" : ENOS
37. ___ the Great (juvenile detective) : NATE
45. Language suffix : ISH
47. Touchy fellow? : MIDAS
48. "A Passage to India" woman : ADELA
49. Like a bloodhound : JOWLY
51. Letter paper? : LEASE
54. Baseball's Blue Moon : ODOM
55. She played "Diane," 1956 : LANA
56. Oomph : ELAN
57. Take out : DATE
58. City on the Skunk : AMES
59. Causing a pucker : TART
61. Hudson contemporary : REO

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