New York Times, Saturday, August 2, 1997

Author: Ed Early
Editor: Will Shortz
Ed Early
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JWXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 5 for Mr. Early. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1997, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Cartoonist with regular "Advice fo' Chillun" : CAPP
5. County of Redwood City, Calif. : SANMATEO
13. Pueblo jar : OLLA
14. Small spatulas : SPREADERS
15. Catafalque : BIER
16. Home-study vehicle : TELECOURSE
17. Familiarize again : REACQUAINT
19. Propaganda, often : LIES
20. Chip in, in a way : ANTEUP
21. Someone celebrated : TOAST
23. Painter and teacher of Botticelli : LIPPI
25. Shoe named for an antelope : REEBOK
29. Hotspur's slayer : HAL
32. They're in control of their faculties : DEANS
34. Tot's vehicle : TRIKE
35. Norse mariner : ERIC
37. King who ran for President, 1816 : RUFUS
39. Long ago : YORE
40. Fish prepared in strips : SCROD
42. Walks like Claudius : LIMPS
44. Dupe : SAP
45. Gumshoe : SHAMUS
47. "WarGames" org. : NORAD
49. Loren's husband : PONTI
51. Site of Lake Kyoga : UGANDA
55. Rapacious seabird : SKUA
58. Independent : AUTONOMOUS
60. Elated reaction : HANDSPRING
62. This is sometimes shocking : PINK
63. Repetitious : ITERATIVE
64. Relative of 55-Across : ERNE
65. Missile's payload container : NOSECONE
66. Instrumental piece : REED
1. King ___ : COBRA
2. Weekly World News cover photo, maybe : ALIEN
3. Fold : PLEAT
4. Kind of post : PARCEL
5. "To boldly go where no man has gone before," e.g. : SPLITINFINITIVE
6. "There ___ atheists..." : ARENO
7. What honey-eaters eat : NECTAR
8. Kind of jacket : MAO
9. Subject of the Seventh Commandment : ADULTERY
10. Austin of "Knots Landing" : TERI
11. Hebrides language : ERSE
12. Suffix for abnormalities : OSES
14. Start for cow, horse, lion, dog or wolf : SEA
16. "Dream On" protagonist : TUPPER
18. Pounds : QUID
22. Lay : SET
24. Catherine the Great's successor : PAUL
26. Who's Who entries : BIOS
27. Plant also called lady's-finger : OKRA
28. Subsistence : KEEP
29. Spandau's last prisoner : HESS
30. Mischievous : ARCH
31. Trevi toss-in : LIRA
33. Ceremonial sport : SUMO
36. Tonto, to the Lone Ranger : COMPADRE
38. Out, in a way : SPRUNG
41. Tonto and the Lone Ranger : DUO
43. Palm starch : SAGO
46. Stop daydreaming : SNAPTO
48. Butterfly valve, e.g. : DAMPER
50. First capital of unified Italy : TURIN
52. Bete's couleur : NOIRE
53. "Addicted to Love" director : DUNNE
54. Put it to : ASKED
55. Ankle-knee connector : SHIN
56. Inspector Clouseau's valet : KATO
57. French articles : UNES
59. Together : ONE
61. Fluid container : SAC

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