New York Times, Tuesday, January 30, 2001

Author: David J. Kahn
Editor: Will Shortz
David J. Kahn
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JQ} This is puzzle # 69 for Mr. Kahn. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Extremely thrilled : GAGA
5. Sites of some pillow fights : DORMS
10. Urban renewal target : SLUM
14. Skating jump : AXEL
15. Member of a W.W. II wolf pack : UBOAT
16. Cry of pain : YIPE
17. Hair wave : PERM
18. Apple gizmo : CORER
19. Blindingly bright : NEON
20. Plays in a zoo? : MONKEYSAROUND
23. Cheekiness : SASS
24. Spinner : TOP
25. World leader from 1959 : CASTRO
28. Blocks access to a zoo? : SEALSOFF
33. Put a match to : LIT
34. Do the job : CUTIT
36. Part of a voting machine : LEVER
37. From the U.S. : AMER
39. Coach : TUTOR
41. It has a home page : SITE
42. Expensive violin, briefly : STRAD
44. Bluefins : TUNAS
46. Actor Beatty : NED
47. Settles a debt in a zoo? : PONIESUP
49. Get along : MAKEDO
51. Fifth sign of the zodiac : LEO
52. "May I ___ silly question?" : ASKA
53. Has a promising future in a zoo? : BEARSWATCHING
59. Ray of film : ALDO
60. Prefix meaning "sacred" : HIERO
61. Passably : SOSO
64. ___ Strip : GAZA
65. Relevant, in legalese : ADREM
66. Vicinity : AREA
67. Transport dating from the Stone Age : SLED
68. Keyed up : TENSE
69. Cry at a bakery : NEXT
1. Breach : GAP
2. Feller in a forest : AXE
3. Origin, as of an idea : GERM
4. Not quite : ALMOST
5. Leaves a zoo quickly? : DUCKSOUT
6. Some orchestra members : OBOES
7. Actor Calhoun : RORY
8. Fannie ___ (securities) : MAES
9. Layers : STRATA
10. General outlines : SYNOPSES
11. In ___ of : LIEU
12. Knowing about : UPON
13. Recuperate : MEND
21. Drug dealer's nemesis : NARC
22. Wallpaper unit : ROLL
25. Hug : CLASP
26. "We ___ please" : AIMTO
27. Rudder's spot : STERN
28. Take notice : SITUP
29. School started by Henry VI : ETON
30. Sheep-related : OVINE
31. Held a party for : FETED
32. One of the Corleones : FREDO
35. Ballet wear : TUTU
38. Monopoly property : RAILROAD
40. Emphasizes forcefully in a zoo? : RAMSHOME
43. Rick who sang "Disco Duck" : DEES
45. Literary pen name : SAKI
48. "As if I care" : SOWHAT
50. Wyatt Earp, for one : KANSAN
52. Lots of lots : ACRES
53. Supermarket supplies : BAGS
54. Traveler to Tel Aviv : ELAL
55. Tool related to a 2-Down : ADZE
56. White House worker : AIDE
57. Seabird : TERN
58. Noted loser by a whisker : GORE
62. Census datum : SEX
63. ___ bran : OAT

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