New York Times, Wednesday, August 6, 1997

Author: Rich Norris
Editor: Will Shortz
Rich Norris
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 42 Missing: none – this is a pangram This is puzzle # 63 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1997, The New York Times
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1. Understanding : GRASP
6. Woodworking tool : ADZ
9. Barks : ARFS
13. A dime, dollarwise : TENTH
14. Hideout : LAIR
16. Calamitous : DIRE
17. Filer's aid : EMERY
18. "Rule, Britannia" composer : ARNE
19. Rack site : OVEN
20. Pink slip : WALKINGPAPERS
23. Arafat's org. : PLO
24. Menu selection : ENTREE
25. Sebastiania seeds : JUMPINGBEANS
31. First sign of spring : ARIES
32. Takes it easy : LOLLS
33. Xmas gift recipient : DAD
36. Considerate : KIND
37. Grocery coupon value : CENTS
38. Wharf : QUAY
39. Mass. hours : EST
40. "Piece of cake" : CANDO
41. Bolivian capital : SUCRE
42. Plumbing convenience : RUNNINGWATER
44. Court stat : ASSIST
47. "Who, me?" : MOI
48. Means to an end : STEPPINGSTONE
53. Jivers : CATS
54. Devoid of rocks? : NEAT
55. Sen. Thurmond : STROM
58. "The Thin Man" dog : ASTA
59. Semi support : AXLE
60. Troy story : ILIAD
61. "Boy, that was close!" : PHEW
62. Cap that may be partly plaid : TAM
63. Watchers : EYERS
1. Communications giant : GTE
2. Sleep state : REM
3. Over : ANEW
4. Short on cash : STRAPPED
5. "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" spinoff : PHYLLIS
6. Jai ___ : ALAI
7. "Nuts!" : DARN
8. Get in a good one on : ZING
9. Decides to use : ADOPTS
10. Hudson, e.g. : RIVER
11. Soeur's sibling : FRERE
12. Brains : SENSE
15. Undoes : REPEALS
21. ___-Tiki : KON
22. Reinking and Richards : ANNS
25. Boxer LaMotta : JAKE
26. "Battle Cry" author : URIS
27. Like new : MINT
28. Close in films : GLENN
29. Actress Beulah : BONDI
30. First name in rock : ELTON
33. Passageway : DUCT
34. River through Bern : AARE
35. One whose work is always changing : DYER
37. Southwestern saloon : CANTINA
38. With old-fashioned charm : QUAINTLY
40. Where Virgo meets Libra, e.g. : CUSP
41. Actress Kurtz : SWOOSIE
42. Lumber mill fixture : RIPSAW
43. All clocks are set by it: Abbr. : GMT
44. Musicians' org. : ASCAP
45. Thief's secret : STASH
46. Tre + quattro : SETTE
49. Bakery call : NEXT
50. Festive : GALA
51. Rose part : STEM
52. Northwest Pennsylvania city : ERIE
56. Scull : OAR
57. Rx writers : MDS

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