New York Times, Tuesday, October 23, 2001

Author: Leonard Williams
Editor: Will Shortz
Leonard Williams
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 39 Missing: {JQXZ} This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Williams. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Prefix with god : DEMI
5. Start of a diary entry : DEAR
9. Bona ___ : FIDES
14. Author Turgenev : IVAN
15. French clergyman : ABBE
16. Bonehead : IDIOT
17. Witty Bennett : CERF
18. No longer valid : VOID
19. Take in again : RESEE
20. Immortality, of a sort : ENDURINGFAME
23. Laid, as a floor : TILED
24. Aborigine of Japan : AINU
25. Station launched in 1986 : MIR
28. Treaty's aim : LASTINGPEACE
31. Docs united: Abbr. : AMA
34. People shoot it for fun : POOL
35. Parched : ARID
36. Lord's estate : DEMESNE
38. Very : AWFULLY
41. Flamboyance : ELAN
42. Rows : OARS
43. Reply to a captain : AYE
44. What the devout have : ABIDINGFAITH
49. Linkup of several PC's : LAN
50. Nine, in Nantes : NEUF
51. Slipknot loop : NOOSE
54. Stamina : STAYINGPOWER
57. Ill will : SPITE
60. Like a poor tennis player, frequently : ACED
61. Lawn mower maker : TORO
62. One of the Carpenters : KAREN
63. Close : NEAR
64. Idle of the Python troupe : ERIC
65. Skillful : ADEPT
66. Pseudosophisticated : ARTY
67. Intolerable smell : REEK
1. They're spotted in casinos : DICE
2. 100-meter hurdles, for one : EVENT
3. ___ Gras : MARDI
4. Completely : INFULL
5. College near Charlotte : DAVIDSON
6. Coal-black : EBON
7. Mother of John Quincy : ABIGAIL
8. Freshwater minnow : REDFIN
9. Solidify, as plans : FIRMUP
10. ___ fixe : IDEE
11. Belittle, slangily : DIS
12. Help wanted abbr. : EOE
13. ___-Foy, Que. : STE
21. Harvests : REAPS
22. Filmmaker Lee : ANG
25. Actress Gibbs : MARLA
26. How to respond to an affront : ICILY
27. Color anew : REDYE
29. Water temperature tester : TOE
30. Somme water : EAU
31. "Let's Make ___" : ADEAL
32. Kind of toast : MELBA
33. With full force : AMAIN
37. Come to a halt : END
38. Tiny battery : AAA
39. Squeeze out, as a mop : WRINGDRY
40. Lens setting : FSTOP
42. Cop : OFFICER
45. It can be malicious : INTENT
46. Teachers' org. : NEA
47. Venezuela neighbor : GUYANA
48. Owl : HOOTER
52. Talked impolitely : SWORE
53. Weird : EERIE
54. Dance instructor's call : STEP
55. Well-groomed : NEAT
56. Sling missile : ROCK
57. Jamaican music : SKA
58. Rocket launch site : PAD
59. Wrath : IRE

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