New York Times, Tuesday, January 9, 2001

Author: Nick Grivas
Editor: Will Shortz
Nick Grivas
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JVX} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 7 for Mr. Grivas. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Zebras on the gridiron : REFS
5. Examine, slangily, with "out" : SCOPE
10. Puppy sounds : YIPS
14. He sang about Alice : ARLO
15. Imitated a crow : CAWED
16. "The ___ Love" (R.E.M. hit) : ONEI
17. Comical Highlanders? : GAELSOFLAUGHTER
20. Belfry spots : STEEPLES
21. Yellow parts : YOLKS
22. Harris and Bradley : EDS
23. Former frosh : SOPH
25. Acts like a mother hen : FUSSES
29. Clear soup : CONSOMME
33. Prank : ANTIC
34. Biblical name for Syria : ARAM
35. Bumper sticker letters : AAA
36. Proofreaders from Prague? : CZECHSFORERRORS
40. Cause for overtime : TIE
41. "Stalag 17" extras : POWS
42. Like much of Poe's work : EERIE
43. Pass receiver : SPLITEND
46. Your parents' music : OLDIES
47. Wished undone : RUED
48. Part of T.G.I.F.: Abbr. : FRI
49. Brilliance : ECLAT
52. Give comfort to : REASSURE
57. Beachgoers from northern Spain? : BASQUESINTHESUN
60. Naysayer : ANTI
61. Company that merged with BP, 1998 : AMOCO
62. Be dependent : RELY
63. Capone's nemesis : NESS
64. Spud : TATER
65. Carpet layer's calculation : AREA
1. Tramp's attire : RAGS
2. Part of Q.E.D. : ERAT
3. Go on the lam : FLEE
4. Dover ___ : SOLE
5. Dresses down : SCOLDS
6. Sidewalk eateries : CAFES
7. Birds in barns : OWLS
8. Prankster's projectile : PEA
9. Univ. e-mail ending : EDU
10. Part of a pirate's refrain : YOHOHO
11. Like J.F.K. Airport : INTL
12. Cheat, in a way : PEEK
13. They're dubbed : SIRS
18. Address : SPEECH
19. Pulls a fast one on : GYPS
23. Takes wing : SOARS
24. "This one's ___" : ONME
25. Almanac stuff : FACTS
26. Open, as a jacket : UNZIP
27. Girder composition : STEEL
28. [not my error] : SIC
29. Three, they say : CROWD
30. Early New Zealander : MAORI
31. Donny's sister : MARIE
32. Comforts : EASES
34. "I bid you ___ farewell" : AFOND
37. Graf ___ : SPEE
38. Really enjoy : RELISH
39. Flushed : RED
44. Basra residents : IRAQIS
45. "Swan Lake" attire : TUTU
46. Demosthenes, e.g. : ORATOR
48. Thief's customer : FENCE
49. Israel's Abba : EBAN
50. Chaplin prop : CANE
51. D-Day craft : LSTS
52. Knee-slapper : RIOT
53. Hospital fluids : SERA
54. Terminal man? : USER
55. Hold sway : RULE
56. "Orinoco Flow" singer : ENYA
58. Polish off : EAT
59. Diminutive, in Dundee : SMA

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