New York Times, Wednesday, September 17, 1997

Author: Karen Hodge
Editor: Will Shortz
Karen Young Bonin
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 5 for Ms. Bonin. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1997, The New York Times
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1. Grist for processors : DATA
5. Quizzes : ASKS
9. Hurt : ACHED
14. "L'___ c'est moi": Louis XIV : ETAT
15. Train transportation : RAIL
16. Word in a Yale song : BOOLA
17. Religious monster? : FAITHGILA
19. Sound louder than kerplop : SPLAT
20. Swimming pool problem : ALGAE
21. Athos, Porthos and Aramis, e.g. : NOMS
23. 1944 Pulitzer journalist : PYLE
24. It's rolled out at parties : TEACART
26. Wooden shoe : SABOT
28. 1940's Big-Band leader : KRUPA
30. Solidarnosc leader : WALESA
33. Chattering birds : DAWS
36. Not stiff : LIMP
38. Frothy : BARMY
39. Serpent's mark? : EVE
40. Popular men's magazine : DETAILS
42. Parisian way : RUE
43. "Mefistofele" composer : BOITO
45. Biology subj. : ANAT
46. Gets choked up : GAGS
47. Charles's "Gaslight" co-star, 1944 : INGRID
49. "___ to bed" : ANDSO
51. Solicit cash from : HITUP
53. Formation of bone : OSTOSIS
57. Spoils : SWAG
59. Cream of the crop : BEST
61. Junta's act : EDICT
62. Tigger's adopted mom : KANGA
64. Macho dance? : STUDPOLKA
66. Signed : INKED
67. Sound : TONE
68. December air : NOEL
69. Compote fruit : PEARS
70. Q-Tip : SWAB
71. In ___ (existing) : ESSE
1. Make lean? : DEFAT
2. "I could ___ unfold...": "Hamlet" : ATALE
3. Northern evergreen forests : TAIGA
4. Jumps on : ATTACKS
5. S.A. republic : ARG
6. Patron of bread? : SAINTPITA
7. Narc's catch, maybe : KILO
8. Putdowns : SLAMS
9. Tummy muscles : ABS
10. "Apocalypse Now" director : COPPOLA
11. Jerusalem? : HOLYTERRA
12. One way to get to Jerusalem : ELAL
13. Anniversary, e.g. : DATE
18. Take, as oral arguments : HEAR
22. Cut : SAW
25. Wear the crown : RULE
27. Barbara, to friends : BABS
29. Popular appliance maker : AMANA
31. Overproud : SMUG
32. Words said in passing? : AYES
33. Skater Thomas : DEBI
34. Shakespeare, the Bard of ___ : AVON
35. Measure a pop singer? : WEIGHANKA
37. Musical fish? : PIANOTUNA
40. "Go ahead!" : DOIT
41. Some old Fords : LTDS
44. Set off : TRIGGER
46. "Nice going!" : GOODONE
48. Name : DUB
50. Kind of aerobics : STEP
52. Pains in the neck : PESTS
54. Farm towers : SILOS
55. F.D.R.'s Interior Secretary : ICKES
56. Several-days-old : STALE
57. Pass over : SKIP
58. Diminish : WANE
60. Pack away : STOW
63. TV breaks : ADS
65. Miss out? : DEB

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