New York Times, Wednesday, August 8, 2001

Author: Sam Bellotto Jr.
Editor: Will Shortz
Sam Bellotto Jr.
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JMQZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 14 for Mr. Bellotto. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Out of one's gourd : LOCO
5. City north of Anaheim : BREA
9. Max ___ of "Barney Miller" : GAIL
13. Trash bin, e.g. : ICON
14. Small islands : AITS
15. Main line : AORTA
16. Eddie Murphy action comedy : BEVERLYHILLSCOP
19. Arctic explorer John : RAE
20. KLM announcement : ETA
21. Aleph-___ : NULL
22. Bicarb and others : ANTACIDS
25. Rely on : LOOKTO
29. Michael J. Fox romantic comedy : DOCHOLLYWOOD
31. Follower of "on" and "off" in a phrase : AGAIN
34. Odd couple? : DEES
35. Send packing : AXE
36. Milk: Prefix : LACT
37. Pool employee : GUARD
39. Dart about : FLIT
40. "When Will ___ Loved" : IBE
41. Earl's inferior: Abbr. : VISC
42. Custard treats : FLANS
43. Cheech Marin south-of-the-border comedy : BORNINEASTLA
47. How commissaries buy things : INBULK
48. Like a 24-Down, once : NORETURN
52. Dallas, familiarly : BIGD
54. Routing word : VIA
55. Dumfries denial : NAE
56. Neil Simon four-skit comedy ... or an apt title for this puzzle : CALIFORNIASUITE
61. Leghorn locale : ITALY
62. Earth force : ONEG
63. Hammered obliquely : TOED
64. Pianist Brubeck : DAVE
65. Rose by another name? : PETE
66. Rag doll's name : ANDY
1. Fall sign : LIBRA
2. Indian ___ : OCEAN
3. Eagerly desire : COVET
4. Four quarters : ONE
5. Like Latvia or Lithuania : BALTIC
6. Saudi capital : RIYADH
7. Biblical verb ending : ETH
8. Abecedarian phrase : ASIN
9. Creep : GOSLOW
10. ___ welder : ARC
11. Name in 1995 news : ITO
12. 1/4 mile, maybe : LAP
15. Sterling silver and others : ALLOYS
17. Scout's job : RECON
18. Put to sleep : LULLED
23. Shaft's end : ADIT
24. Recyclable item : SODACAN
26. Eucalyptus muncher : KOALA
27. Venom : TOXIN
28. "The Flowering Peach" playwright : ODETS
30. Celtic sea god : LER
31. Accused's need : ALIBI
32. Libreville's land : GABON
33. Biting : ACERB
37. Maidenhair tree : GINKGO
38. Play for a sap : USE
39. Motorist's woe : FLAT
41. Malign : VILIFY
42. Boxer's bane : FLEAS
44. Marriageable : NUBILE
45. With 49-Down, bygone alliance : SOVIET
46. Sort of a disaster? : TRIAGE
49. See 45-Down : UNION
50. Like most films : RATED
51. Indigent : NEEDY
53. Discontinue : DROP
56. Alfonso VI banished him : CID
57. ___ glance : ATA
58. Short head? : LAV
59. Vane dir. : NNE
60. Actress Hagen : UTA

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