New York Times, Monday, September 29, 2003

Author: Richard Chisholm
Editor: Will Shortz
Richard Chisholm
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 9 for Mr. Chisholm. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Knife wound : STAB
5. Mission Control org. : NASA
9. Letter after Beta in a society's name : KAPPA
14. Broadway musical set in ancient Egypt : AIDA
15. "___ fair in love and war" : ALLS
16. Oak starter : ACORN
17. Light from a halo : GLOW
18. ___ Marsala : VEAL
19. Like many bathroom floors : TILED
20. Continuously : ALLDAYEVERYDAY
23. Potato feature : EYE
24. Plant starters : SEEDS
25. Ninny : ASS
27. Civil War inits. : CSA
30. Tire gauge reading: Abbr. : PSI
31. Society page word : NEE
34. Parts of mins. : SECS
36. Common place for a tattoo : ARM
38. Actor O'Brien : EDMOND
40. Continuously : TWENTYFOURSEVEN
43. Be almost out : RUNLOW
44. Stamp's place: Abbr. : ENV
45. Tibetan monk : LAMA
46. Choose : OPT
47. Letter before Beta in a society's name : PHI
49. Always, poetically : EER
51. The "S" of CBS: Abbr. : SYS
52. Pool member : STENO
54. PC key : ESC
56. Continuously : AROUNDTHECLOCK
62. It often follows a pun : GROAN
63. Inhabitants: Suffix : ITES
64. Loads and loads : ATON
65. Vibrant : ALIVE
66. Harvest : REAP
67. "Good going!" : NICE
68. Shoe bottoms : SOLES
69. Pretentious : ARTY
70. Thieves' accumulation : TAKE
1. Story that goes on and on : SAGA
2. Plow : TILL
3. Preadult : ADOLESCENT
4. Ribald : BAWDY
5. Shade of blue : NAVY
6. Away from the wind : ALEE
7. Hungarians are situated between them : SLAVS
8. Out for the night : ASLEEP
9. Summer chirpers : KATYDIDS
10. Citric and others : ACIDS
11. Silent film vamp Negri : POLA
12. The hunted : PREY
13. In addition : AND
21. N.R.C. predecessor : AEC
22. Special portion of a vintner's output : RESERVE
25. Houston player : ASTRO
26. Clinch : SEWUP
28. Pourer's comment : SAYWHEN
29. Terrier's cry : ARF
31. Acadia, today : NOVASCOTIA
32. Group to attack : ENEMY
33. Authors Ferber and O'Brien : EDNAS
35. Inits. in TV comedy since 1975 : SNL
37. One of the Three Stooges : MOE
39. Gibson of "Braveheart" : MEL
41. Hit parade contents : TOPTUNES
42. Le Monde article : UNE
48. Prime Minister Gandhi : INDIRA
50. Kind of room : REC
52. Italian wine : SOAVE
53. Cousin of a mink : OTTER
55. Not be perpendicular : SLANT
56. Singer Guthrie : ARLO
57. Disturb : ROIL
58. Summer phenomenon : HEAT
59. Catch sight of : ESPY
60. Rooster : COCK
61. "Trick" body part : KNEE
62. Stove option : GAS

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