New York Times, Wednesday, September 10, 1997

Author: Randall J. Hartman
Editor: Will Shortz
Randall J. Hartman
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JKQ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 16 for Mr. Hartman. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. They're hailed in cities everywhere : CABS
5. Ancient Roman senate house : CURIA
10. Miles of Hollywood : VERA
14. Downwind : ALEE
15. Mimicking : APING
16. Helicopter builder Sikorsky : IGOR
17. Compatriot, redundantly : FELLOWCOLLEAGUE
20. Glorify : EXALT
21. Miss ___ USA : TEEN
22. Youth org. : BSA
23. 9C, say : SIZE
26. Clay pigeons, e.g. : TARGETS
28. St. Louis pro : RAM
31. Posted : SENT
33. Star in Cetus : MIRA
34. Guitarist Clapton : ERIC
36. Diminutive DC Comics superhero, with "The" : ATOM
38. Quotes : CITES
41. Perceptible, redundantly : VISIBLETOTHEEYE
44. British cavalry weapon : SABRE
45. Rant's companion : RAVE
46. Off the hook : FREE
47. Paleozoic and Mesozoic : ERAS
49. All hogwash : LIES
51. Tom Hayden's 60's org. : SDS
52. Aboveboard : ETHICAL
55. Shoot off : EMIT
57. Mauna ___ : LOA
58. Long-distance starts : ONES
60. Fliers in V's : GEESE
64. Strategizing, redundantly : ADVANCEPLANNING
68. Tenpenny ___ : NAIL
69. March : TROOP
70. Crosby, Stills and Nash, e.g. : TRIO
71. Unit of force : DYNE
72. Mary of "The Maltese Falcon" : ASTOR
73. Match parts : SETS
1. Site for a bite : CAFE
2. "'World Capitals' for 200, ___" : ALEX
3. Gymnastics coach Karolyi : BELA
4. Moves, as cars : SELLS
5. Crow's cry : CAW
6. It's shown in bars: Abbr. : UPC
7. Hit at Catch a Rising Star : RIOT
8. Estuary : INLET
9. Shining brightly : AGLEAM
10. Itinerary word : VIA
11. They might whip something up in the kitchen : EGGBEATERS
12. Get out of bed : ROUST
13. Fields : AREAS
18. Mayberry sot : OTIS
19. Improve : ENRICH
24. Fervor : ZEAL
25. PC key : ENTER
27. "Good ___!" : GRIEF
28. Guns, in a way : REVS
29. Stage solo : ARIA
30. Acting up, to Fats Waller : MISBEHAVIN
32. Add up : TOTAL
35. Wispy clouds : CIRRI
37. Three-reeler, e.g. : MOVIE
39. Regarded : EYED
40. Regards : SEES
42. Mariner's aid : BEACON
43. Swarm : TEEM
48. Holy places : SANCTA
50. Leo, for one : SIGN
52. African antelope : ELAND
53. TV staple since 1/14/52 : TODAY
54. Lustful looks : LEERS
56. Safari lodgings : TENTS
59. Fido's cousin : SPOT
61. Leprechauns' home : EIRE
62. Huffy state : SNIT
63. Freudian subjects : EGOS
65. Pub pint : ALE
66. Elton's john : LOO
67. Spring mo. : APR

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