New York Times, Wednesday, August 13, 1997

Author: Richard Silvestri
Editor: Will Shortz
Richard Silvestri
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 42 Missing: {FJQWXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 62 for Mr. Silvestri. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1997, The New York Times
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1. 1958 Elvis song : DONT
5. With 10-Across, 1957 Elvis song : TEDDY
10. See 5-Across : BEAR
14. Personal prefix : IDIO
15. "Dallas" matriarch : ELLIE
16. He sang about Alice : ARLO
17. Somewhat, musically : POCO
18. Rey's mate : REINA
19. Part of N.B. : NOTA
20. 1962 Elvis song : RETURNTOSENDER
23. Dedicatory phrase : TOA
24. Equals : PEERS
25. "Little ___" (1961 Elvis song) : SISTER
29. Man of La Mancha : SENOR
32. Sleuthing dog : ASTA
33. Room at the top : ATTIC
34. Health club : SPA
37. 1956 Elvis song : HEARTBREAKHOTEL
41. Trouser half : LEG
42. Hotel posting : RATES
43. In apple-pie order : NEAT
44. Attuned : KEYED
45. 1969 Elvis movie : CHARRO
47. Yellow-fever mosquito : AEDES
50. Carpet cleaner, for short : VAC
51. 1956 Elvis song : BLUESUEDESHOES
58. Mideast's Gulf of ___ : ADEN
59. Lightened one's billfold : SPENT
60. Official proceedings : ACTA
62. VHS alternative : BETA
63. Actor Williamson : NICOL
64. Sting operation : TRAP
65. Elvis's middle name : ARON
66. 1964 Elvis song : ASKME
67. 1976 Elvis song : HURT
1. Short swim : DIP
2. What the nose knows : ODOR
3. "Treat Me ___" (1957 Elvis song) : NICE
4. Harbor alert : TOOT
5. Brat : TERROR
6. Actress Verdugo : ELENA
7. Advanced Eng. degree : DLIT
8. Pebbles's pet : DINO
9. Pro votes : YEAS
10. Full-width headline : BANNER
11. Wear away : ERODE
12. Take in or let out : ALTER
13. Crowd noises : ROARS
21. Shoshonean : UTE
22. Significant time : EPOCH
25. Satirical Mort : SAHL
26. Words of understanding : ISEE
27. Daddy deer : STAG
28. Pitch : TAR
29. Charger : STEED
30. Hellenic vowels : ETAS
31. Beat ending : NIK
33. Commedia dell'___ : ARTE
34. Suffix with hip : STER
35. Fruit baked in wine : PEAR
36. Countertenor : ALTO
38. Long lock : TRESS
39. Airplane compartment : BAY
40. "Puppet ___ String" (1965 Elvis song) : ONA
44. Ed Wynn's son : KEENAN
45. Dungeons & Dragons locale : CASTLE
46. F.D.R.'s predecessor : HCH
47. Addis ___ : ABABA
48. Cain vis-a-vis Abel : ELDER
49. Because of : DUETO
50. Snake spit : VENOM
52. Annapolis inits. : USNA
53. Prot. denomination : EPIS
54. Flatten : DECK
55. Scout recitation : OATH
56. Stocking shade : ECRU
57. "Flaming ___" (1960 Elvis movie) : STAR
61. Likely : APT

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