Emily Cox
Emily Cox
Henry Rathvon
Henry Rathvon

NY Times, Sun, Apr 06, 1997 CRYPTIC CROSSWORD

Author:Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon
Editor:Will Shortz
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: , Blocks: 69, Across Lite
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© 1997, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Canyon white-water ride includes England's foremost thespian (6,4) : GEORGERAFT
6. Light run around the track - about 1/4 mile (4) : LAMP
9. One's room is surrounded by many odds and ends (10) : MISCELLANY
10. Holes in one traveling case (4) : ACES
11. Movie star, you might say, cut by himself? (3,8) : SLYSTALLONE
15. Surrounded and absorbed by the sound (7) : WRAPPED
16. "Fire goes out, sweets" (7) : CANDIES
17. Showering like a king or queen, reportedly (7) : RAINING
19. Act proud about alien youngster (7) : PRETEEN
20. In "M*A*S*H," a sitcom, Ingrid asks for trouble? (3,2,6) : HASITCOMING
23. Thor's chief love: thunder (4) : ODIN
24. Help donkey with one attitude (10) : ASSISTANCE
25. Still tied (4) : EVEN
26. Temporary solution about truck stealing (10) : BRIGANDAGE
1. Hunted animals unable to walk steadily (4) : GAME
2. Mountain climbing, like so (4) : OSSA
3. Makeup for players in pageantries unfolding? (11) : GREASEPAINT
4. Passed Ivy League school set up in fall color (7) : RELAYED
5. Blow cool air on a jerk overly zealous (7) : FANATIC
7. Hermits trashed chain store (10) : ANCHORITES
8. Having what happens in musical westerns? (10) : POSSESSING
12. What libraries do on acquiring #8 author (3,8) : LENDEIGHTON
13. Trained earthworms in college (10) : SWARTHMORE
14. Actress in a hit serial bombed (5,5) : TALIASHIRE
18. Gee, Ross on "ER" is more disgusting (7) : GROSSER
19. Marrying the old man I need at the altar (7) : PAIRING
21. Kincaid's partly Native American (4) : INCA
22. Present Her Majesty's heart (4) : HERE

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 6 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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