New York Times, Thursday, August 23, 2001

Author: Peter Gordon
Editor: Will Shortz
Peter Gordon
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 64 for Mr. Gordon. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Swelter : ROAST
6. Andy who sang "Shadow Dancing" : GIBB
10. Racer's need : EDGE
14. At the right time : ONCUE
15. Yellow stick : OLEO
16. Exposed : SEEN
17. What a doctor uses to keep Fido warm? : VETBLANKET
19. Dressed : CLAD
20. How Phileas Fogg traveled : EAST
21. Where calves are stretched out? : VEALCHAIRS
23. All-Star shortstop Vizquel : OMAR
25. Noted restaurant chain : IHOP
26. Like some triangles : ACUTE
29. ___ Lorenzo : SAN
31. Does a ballonné : LEAPS
35. Former New York senator : DAMATO
37. Mouthpiece attachment : REED
39. Air safety grp. : FAA
40. Exhibits of suit parts in small glass containers? : VIALEDVESTSHOWS
43. Form letters? : IRS
44. Frigg's husband : ODIN
45. Blacks out : SWOONS
46. Schlemiel : LOSER
48. It's game : TAG
50. Pretentious : ARTSY
51. Rawlings product : MITT
53. Actor Robert of "Airplane!" : HAYS
55. Refrigerator for ivy? : VINECOOLER
59. Multitude : HEAP
63. Bridge support : IBAR
64. Actress who's the inspiration for this puzzle's theme? : GRETAGARBO
66. ___ P. Morton (1890's veep) : LEVI
67. Is not on the street? : AINT
68. Peaks : ACMES
69. Jump on the ice : AXEL
70. Fair : SOSO
71. Go blading : SKATE
1. Be peripatetic : ROVE
2. Draftable : ONEA
3. New Testament book : ACTS
4. Pretax number : SUBTOTAL
5. Business card abbr. : TEL
6. Lame ducks : GONERS
7. Actress Chase : ILKA
8. Direct routes : BEELINES
9. Mess up : BOTCH
10. Breakout : ESCAPE
11. New York's Carnegie ___ : DELI
12. Driver's choice : GEAR
13. Means' justifier : ENDS
18. Ex of Mickey, Artie and Frank : AVA
22. Rule : HOLDSWAY
24. Fast, as a rise : METEORIC
26. Motrin rival : ADVIL
27. City on the Nile : CAIRO
28. Minutemen of college sports : UMASS
30. Field of conflict : ARENA
32. In progress : AFOOT
33. They can be taken en passant : PAWNS
34. Cheeky : SASSY
36. Roulette bet : ODD
38. Venusians, e.g. : ETS
41. Film director De Sica : VITTORIO
42. Sitcom friend of Barbarino : HORSHACK
47. Big name on the Food Network : EMERIL
49. ___ blaster : GHETTO
52. Frat party outfits, perhaps : TOGAS
54. Constellation near Scorpius : ARA
55. Handyman Bob : VILA
56. Wild goat : IBEX
57. Basilica part : NAVE
58. Cinematographer's concern : LENS
60. Columnist Bombeck : ERMA
61. Help : ABET
62. Sit (for) : POSE
65. Beetle juice? : GAS

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