New York Times, Tuesday, October 7, 1997

Author: Richard Hughes
Editor: Will Shortz
Richard Hughes
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FJQW} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 16 for Mr. Hughes. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1997, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Kind of layer : OZONE
6. Applaud : CLAP
10. Locking device : HASP
14. Of neap and ebb : TIDAL
15. Overconfident racer of fable : HARE
16. Charles Lamb pseudonym : ELIA
17. Raise : HOIST
18. Quickly, quickly : ASAP
19. Charitable donation : ALMS
20. Start of a Daniel Webster quote : ONECOUNTRY
22. "Act now!" : DOIT
23. New England's Cape ___ : ANN
24. Generally : ASARULE
26. Turn to cinders : CHAR
29. Sentry's cry : HALT
32. Prevent from acting : DETER
33. Chicken ___ : POX
34. Syrup brand : KARO
35. Radical college org. : SDS
36. Middle of the quote : ONECONSTITUTION
42. California's Fort ___ : ORD
43. Cover for a diamond : TARP
44. Theater sign : SRO
45. Élève's place : ECOLE
48. Janet of Justice : RENO
49. Latin love : AMOR
50. Whom Reagan beat in 1984 : MONDALE
52. Tanner's tub : VAT
54. Tweed, for one : BOSS
55. End of the quote : ONEDESTINY
61. Related : AKIN
62. Andes land : PERU
63. Sporty Toyota : PASEO
64. Rudner of comedy : RITA
65. Protection: Var. : EGIS
66. Diet guru Jenny : CRAIG
67. Hang onto : KEEP
68. Gusto : ZEST
69. Refuges, old-style : ASYLA
1. Roman emperor after Galba : OTHO
2. Utah national park : ZION
3. Garfield's foil : ODIE
4. Racing org. : NASCAR
5. Singer John : ELTON
6. Honolulu-based detective : CHAN
7. Survive : LAST
8. Noah's landfall : ARARAT
9. English diarist Samuel : PEPYS
10. Whiplash preventer : HEADREST
11. Total : ALLOUT
12. Cousin of a metaphor : SIMILE
13. Scrapbook user : PASTER
21. "___ me, villain!" : UNHAND
25. Total : ADDUP
26. Navy noncom : CPO
27. Sweetie : HON
28. It's swung in forests : AXE
30. "___ longa, vita brevis" : ARS
31. Singer Lenya : LOTTE
34. "M*A*S*H" setting : KOREA
35. Endeavored : STROVE
37. Sudden arrival of fall weather : COLDSNAP
38. Author Fleming : IAN
39. Belief : ISM
40. Spanish gold : ORO
41. Negative joiner : NOR
45. Set sail : EMBARK
46. Gingersnap, e.g. : COOKIE
47. Kind of inspection : ONSITE
48. Go back on a promise : RENEGE
49. Rose oils : ATTARS
51. "If I Had a Hammer" singer : LOPEZ
53. Pet protection org. : ASPCA
56. Goddess of discord : ERIS
57. Problem for Sneezy? : DUST
58. "Do as ___,..." : ISAY
59. Buzz's moonmate : NEIL
60. Eastern discipline : YOGA

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