New York Times, Wednesday, September 19, 2001

Author: Steven Dorfman
Editor: Will Shortz
Steven Dorfman
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FJXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Dorfman. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2001, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Moolah : GELT
5. Unwarm welcome : HISS
9. Lonely heights : TORS
13. Zone : AREA
14. 9th-century founder of the Russian monarchy : RURIK
15. Help in ways one shouldn't : ABET
16. Musical with the song "The Night They Invented Champagne" : GIGI
17. Stradivarius's teacher : AMATI
18. Forearm bone : ULNA
19. "Jeopardy!" format : ANSWER&QUESTION
22. Profess : AVER
23. O : RING
24. Ship that's remembered : MAINE
27. ___-blond : ASH
30. 1960's catchword : PEACE
33. Electrician's unit : OHM
34. Take-home : NETPAY
37. * : STAR
38. Sales agents : REPS
40. Leaf opening : STOMA
41. Word with wheat or missile : SILO
42. "Gunfight at the O.K. Corral" role : EARP
43. Hardly tiptoes : CLOMPS
45. Antique : OLD
46. Warrior's weapon : SPEAR
48. ___ out a win : EKE
49. Rigid : TENSE
51. They're found all along the line: Abbr. : STAS
53. 500 sheets : REAM
55. Famous comedy team à la "Jeopardy!" : COSTELLO&ABBOTT
62. Theater award : OBIE
63. Soft glows : AURAS
64. Met song : ARIA
65. Hood's beneficiaries, with "the" : POOR
66. Begin : START
67. Sideways look : LEER
68. Hankerings : YENS
69. Command's site : HELM
70. Forest growth : MOSS
1. Dotty : GAGA
2. Land of Killarney : ERIN
3. Runners : LEGS
4. Made in ___ : TAIWAN
5. U2 tour and film à la "Jeopardy!" : HUM&RATTLE
6. Country under longtime U.N. sanctions : IRAQ
7. In ___ (as placed) : SITU
8. Downhill racer : SKIER
9. Degree of strain : TAUTNESS
10. A must-do : OBLIGATION
11. City near Sparks : RENO
12. Ollie's partner : STAN
14. Not common : RARE
20. Not odd : EVEN
21. Just enough to wet one's lips : SIP
24. Conventions : MORES
25. ___ o' livin' : AHEAP
26. Rich Little forte : IMPRESSION
28. Scare : SPOOK
29. Kitchen product à la "Jeopardy!" : HAMMER&ARM
31. Phones : CALLS
32. Wear : ERODE
35. Computer key : ESC
36. Bark : YAP
39. Paints like Pollock : SPATTERS
44. Wild guess : STAB
47. 1979 film "Norma ___" : RAE
50. Make a mummy : EMBALM
52. Not just trim : SLASH
54. N.C.A.A. tournament division : EAST
55. Reproduce : COPY
56. Woodwind instrument : OBOE
57. String instrument : LUTE
58. Spoken : ORAL
59. Modern ice cream flavor : OREO
60. Makes a bow : TIES
61. Sailors : TARS

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