New York Times, Thursday, September 11, 1997

Author: Matt Gaffney
Editor: Will Shortz
Matt Gaffney
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {QXZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 39 for Mr. Gaffney. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1997, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Grade school door sign : BOYS
5. Chesapeake catch : CRABS
10. Son of Judah : ONAN
14. Indian tribe : OTOE
15. Magnificent : REGAL
16. Scent detection device : NOSE
17. What's the point of annoying Leno's sheep? : WHYTEASEJAYSEWE
20. 60-Across, in other words : LOOBGG
21. Served : AVAILED
22. Beverage cart locale : AISLE
25. Intention : END
26. Planetary paths : ARCS
28. "___ will throw thee from my care...": Shak. : ORI
30. "Endymion" poet : KEATS
34. Happy post-accident statement : IMOK
35. U.S. ally in the American Revolution : FRANCE
37. Best Actor nominee of 1992 : REA
38. Singers Starr and Kiki look at each other : KAYSEYESSEEDEES
41. Author LeShan : EDA
42. Lowest A, usually : NINETY
43. London's ___ of Court : INNS
44. Kind of disk : SOLAR
46. Is for two : ARE
47. Nutritionist's amts. : RDAS
48. Rough position? : LIE
50. U.S. foe of 1898 : SPAIN
52. 38-Across, in other words : KKIICDD
56. 17-Across, in other words : YTTJJU
60. Fashion magazine is indebted to a pop group : ELLEOWESBEEGEES
63. Hammer part : PEEN
64. Bury : INTER
65. Suffix with disk : ETTE
66. Williams and Knight : TEDS
67. Duma votes : NYETS
68. Hardy soul? : TESS
1. New Year's event : BOWL
2. Emperor after Galba : OTHO
3. Fad item of '61 : YOYO
4. Blows : SETBACKS
5. Cliff sights : CRAGS
6. Musical notes : RES
7. Information ___ : AGE
8. Tijuana locale : BAJA
9. Toil (away) : SLAVE
10. Like some kicks : ONSIDE
11. Coward of note : NOEL
12. "___ forgive those who trespass..." : ASWE
13. Sine qua non : NEED
18. Protection: Var. : EGIS
19. Pinstriper : YANKEE
23. One of the Bobbitts : LORENA
24. Sites of some chalk deposits : ERASERS
26. Brazilian writer Jorge : AMADO
27. Flush variety : ROYAL
29. Shoe section : INSTEP
31. Indianapolis's Market Square ___ : ARENA
32. Oft-rebellious group : TEENS
33. Act saucy : SASS
34. Alibi ___ (excuse makers) : IKES
35. Memo letters : FYI
36. Baseball's Ron : CEY
39. Physicist Fermi : ENRICO
40. Failed to comprehend : DIDNTGET
45. 1986 sci-fi hit : ALIENS
47. Confirmation, e.g. : RITE
49. Buzz Aldrin's real first name : EDWIN
51. Australia's ___ Rock : AYERS
52. Preserved : KEPT
53. Bauhaus artist : KLEE
54. ___'Oléron (island off 35-Across) : ILED
55. Disallow : DENY
57. Ballet jump : JETE
58. Super Bowl III champs : JETS
59. Applications : USES
61. Part of many Québec names : STE
62. "Wanna ___?" : BET

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