New York Times, Tuesday, July 29, 1997

Author: Elizabeth C. Gorski
Editor: Will Shortz
Elizabeth C. Gorski
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQWZ} This is puzzle # 16 for Ms. Gorski. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Free ticket : COMP
5. Watercress unit : SPRIG
10. Throw off : SHED
14. Neighborhood : AREA
15. Fraternity ___ : HOUSE
16. Fast feline : PUMA
17. Cheery tune : LILT
18. Bewildered : ATSEA
19. Kind of rain : ACID
20. 1980 Neil Diamond hit : LOVEONTHEROCKS
23. Yalie : ELI
24. Barker and Kettle, e.g. : MAS
25. "Siddhartha" author : HESSE
27. ___-car : RENTA
29. Injure : MAIM
32. Nickname : TAG
33. Creature caught only by a virgin maiden : UNICORN
36. Prefix with -gramme : AERO
37. Secret competitor : ARRIDEXTRADRY
40. Beam : GRIN
41. Liqueur flavoring : ANISEED
42. Kind of stock: Abbr. : OTC
43. Sunrise direction, in Sonora : ESTE
44. Pre-Revolution leaders : TSARS
48. Solo in Berlioz's "Harold in Italy" : VIOLA
50. D'Amato or Dodd: Abbr. : SEN
52. Formerly : NEE
53. 1978 Oscar-winning prison documentary : SCAREDSTRAIGHT
58. Pessimist's comments : BAHS
59. Monastery figure : FRIAR
60. Rendezvous : MEET
61. Change for a ten : ONES
62. Argentine dance : TANGO
63. Wings : ALAE
64. About : ASTO
65. Product of Bethlehem : STEEL
66. Basketball's Archibald : NATE
1. Telemarketer : CALLER
2. Baltimore bird : ORIOLE
3. Litigator Belli : MELVIN
4. Toast topping : PATE
5. Alexander, formerly of "60 Minutes" : SHANA
6. "Designing Women" co-star : POTTS
7. Hurry : RUSH
8. Words of understanding : ISEE
9. Trucker's choice : GEAR
10. Part of NASA : SPACE
11. Snake oil salesman : HUCKSTER
12. Go-between : EMISSARY
13. June honoree : DAD
21. Saudi neighbor : OMANI
22. Physicist Georg : OHM
26. Bruised item : EGO
28. Not go straight : TURN
29. Guts : MOXIE
30. Lincoln Center subject : ARTS
31. Memo starter : INRE
34. Lupino and others : IDAS
35. Copper : CENT
36. Tacks on : ADDS
37. Masons, coopers and the like : ARTISANS
38. Glance : RICOCHET
39. Big insurance carrier : AETNA
40. N.J.'s Whitman, e.g. : GOV
43. Pitcher part : EAR
45. Bassett of "Waiting to Exhale" : ANGELA
46. Warm up, as leftovers : REHEAT
47. Living room piece : SETTEE
49. Rancher's rope : LASSO
50. Put on : STAGE
51. Flynn of film : ERROL
54. Newts : EFTS
55. "Phooey!" : DRAT
56. Kind of curve, in math : SINE
57. "___ old cowhand..." : IMAN
58. Constrictor : BOA

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