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Fred Piscop
Fred Piscop

NY Times, Sun, Oct 19, 1997 DIAGRAMLESS

Author:Fred Piscop
Editor:Will Shortz
Rows: 17, Columns: 17, Words: , Blocks: 86, Across Lite
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© 1997, The New York Times
Across Down
1. "Toodles!" : TATA
5. Pink-slip : CAN
8. Certain angler : EELER
9. Oil of ___ : OLAY
11. Garb for some cops : PLAINCLOTHES
14. Quang ___, Vietnam : TRI
15. Filched : TOOK
16. On the main : ASEA
18. Biblical tree : SHITTAH
21. Feed a line : CUE
23. Calvary inscription : INRI
25. Auto safety item : CARSEAT
26. Baloney : POPPYCOCK
28. Food found in bars : OLEO
29. Movie critic Pauline : KAEL
31. Like Durante's voice : HOARSE
32. Lendl of tennis : IVAN
33. Wit Bombeck : ERMA
34. East ender? : ERN
35. Signal at Christie's : NOD
36. Russian Orthodox church topper : ONIONDOME
39. U.N.'s Hammarskjöld : DAG
42. 6 on a dial : MNO
43. ___-deaf : TONE
44. "___ Rock" (1966 song) : IAMA
45. Renege : COPOUT
48. Kuwaiti leader : EMIR
49. Down Under greeting : GDAY
50. Gunpowder component : SALTPETER
53. Keister : CABOOSE
55. Working away : ATIT
56. Word with gun or camera : SHY
57. Tells : RELATES
58. War, to Sherman : HELL
60. Cohort of Goldie and Lily : ARTE
62. Dog tag wearers : GIS
63. TV staple since 1969 : SESAMESTREET
67. Miami's county : DADE
68. Move like a predator : PROWL
69. 49er strikes? : TDS
70. A few : SOME
1. Tetley product : TEA
2. Muhammad ___ : ALI
3. Infrequently played inning : TENTH
4. Sacramento arena : ARCO
5. Fabricate : COOKUP
6. Choice: Abbr. : ALT
7. Okinawa port : NAHA
8. Social Register folks : ELITE
10. Sammy Davis Jr.'s life story : YESICAN
11. Big house : PRISON
12. Bughouse : LOCO
13. ___ Wences : SENOR
14. Nut or bolt feature : THREAD
17. Softball trajectories : ARCS
18. Blast from Old Ironsides : SALVO
19. Record in class : TAKENOTES
20. Pong maker : ATARI
22. Short-lived : EPHEMERAL
24. 50's campaign name : IKE
25. Originate : COIN
26. Window item : PLANTER
27. Days gone by : YORE
30. Comic Philips : EMO
36. "Movin' ___" (TV theme song) : ONUP
37. One of the DiMaggios : DOM
38. Getting chilled : ONICE
39. Carpenter's grooves : DADOES
40. Stockpile : AMASS
41. "What's Going On" singer Marvin : GAYE
42. Splotchy : MOTTLED
44. Outfielder's call : IGOTIT
45. Johnny Reb's org. : CSA
46. Four-letter word : OATH
47. Practices, as a trade : PLIES
51. Sight from Eton : THAMES
52. Brontë's Jane : EYRE
54. Theme of this puzzle : BAGEL
57. Like repopularized fashions : RETRO
59. Future atty.'s exam : LSAT
61. Cough-syrup amts. : TSPS
64. Tack on : ADD
65. CD-___ : ROM
66. Farm female : EWE

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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