New York Times, Monday, July 28, 1997

Author: Patrick Jordan
Editor: Will Shortz
Patrick Jordan
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {J} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 7 for Mr. Jordan. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. "If I ___ the World" (pop hit) : RULED
6. Boutique : SHOP
10. Kind of carpet : SHAG
14. Glue : EPOXY
15. Carbonated canful : COLA
16. Scarlett's plantation : TARA
17. Run to the altar : ELOPE
18. Brother of Cain : ABEL
19. N.M. neighbor : ARIZ
20. Accounting principle, for short : LIFO
21. Comic strip witch : BROOMHILDA
23. ___ Steamer (early auto) : STANLEY
25. Land west of Britain : EIRE
26. Brain wave reading: Abbr. : EEG
27. Track records? : BETS
29. Sine ___ non : QUA
32. Journalist Alexander : SHANA
35. Isn't on the street? : AINT
36. Phoenix fivesome : SUNS
37. Defeat decisively : MOPTHEFLOORWITH
40. "Ball!" callers : UMPS
41. Scolds ceaselessly : NAGS
42. Birchbark boat : CANOE
43. Toothpaste type : GEL
44. Days of long ago : YORE
45. Inclined (to) : APT
46. Feldman role in "Young Frankenstein" : IGOR
48. Mill in 1848 news : SUTTERS
52. Seal tightly, as a coffee can : VACUUMPACK
56. Cleveland's lake : ERIE
57. Memorable periods : ERAS
58. Tiny bit : IOTA
59. Area of corporate investment, briefly : RANDD
60. 1996 Broadway hit : RENT
61. Walked (on) : TROD
62. Popular watch brand : OMEGA
63. Plumb loco : BATS
64. Slangy assents : YEPS
65. German industrial city : ESSEN
1. Movie units : REELS
2. Illuminated from below : UPLIT
3. Bath sponge: Var. : LOOFA
4. Square numbers? : EXPONENTS
5. Hair coloring : DYE
6. Hair-raising : SCARY
7. Traveling tramp : HOBO
8. Bogus butter : OLEO
9. Tree with fan-shaped leaves : PALMETTO
10. Flight of steps : STAIR
11. Clown : HARLEQUIN
12. Dry, as a desert : ARID
13. Disputed Mideast strip : GAZA
21. Entreat : BEG
22. Towel inscription : HIS
24. One of Jacob's wives : LEAH
27. Unwelcome water on a ship : BILGE
28. Seth's son : ENOS
30. Next-to-last word of the golden rule : UNTO
31. Tennis's Arthur : ASHE
32. Self-satisfied : SMUG
33. "Fourth base" : HOME
34. Resume submitter : APPLICANT
35. From a distance : AFAR
36. Specialized police units : SWATTEAMS
38. Outrageousness : ENORMITY
39. Sales slip: Abbr. : RCPT
44. Last word of the golden rule : YOU
45. Northern diving bird : AUK
47. Bursts of wind : GUSTS
48. Gazillions : SCADS
49. Sea eagles : ERNES
50. Chain of hills : RIDGE
51. Alternative to a convertible : SEDAN
52. Sink or swim, e.g. : VERB
53. Vicinity : AREA
54. Skin opening : PORE
55. On the peak of : ATOP
59. ___ v. Wade (landmark decision) : ROE

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