New York Times, Wednesday, November 12, 1997

Author: Randall J. Hartman
Editor: Will Shortz
Randall J. Hartman
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {QX} This is puzzle # 18 for Mr. Hartman. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1997, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Doberman doc : VET
4. Antony of antiquity : MARC
8. Match play? : ARSON
13. Touch : ABUT
15. Director Kazan : ELIA
16. Tragic Montague : ROMEO
17. Asta's mistress : NORA
18. Afternoon affairs : TEAS
19. In pieces : APART
20. Joe DiMaggio's nickname : YANKEECLIPPER
23. Completely lost : ATSEA
24. Teachers' grp. : NEA
25. Mai ___ : TAI
28. "Edward ___" : SCISSORHANDS
33. Dawber who played Mindy : PAM
36. Hounds' quarry : HARE
37. Basketballer Shaquille : ONEAL
38. 2001, for one : YEAR
40. Cousin of a minibike : MOPED
43. Salinger heroine : ESME
44. Miser's motivation : GREED
46. Go like lightning : TEAR
48. J.F.K. sight : SST
49. Member of the P.G.A. Seniors Tour : MILLERBARBER
53. Exclamation of affirmation : YES
54. Buddy Holly's "Peggy ___" : SUE
55. Coffee preference : DECAF
59. Somerset Maugham novel : THERAZORSEDGE
64. Panel member : JUROR
66. Winners break it : TAPE
67. Select at random : DRAW
68. Under way : AFOOT
69. Home of Phillips University : ENID
70. Unit of loudness : SONE
71. Wins going away : ROMPS
72. Requirement : NEED
73. Damage : MAR
1. Chekhov's "Uncle ___" : VANYA
2. W.W. II menace : EBOAT
3. Changes colors : TURNS
4. Dole : METE
5. One of the Baldwins : ALEC
6. Qum coin : RIAL
7. 1995 De Niro film : CASINO
8. Oklahoma Indian : ARAPAHO
9. Skip it : ROPE
10. Savvy : SMARTNESS
11. "___ the ramparts..." : OER
12. "___ to worry" : NOT
14. Movie shots : TAKES
21. Apiece : EACH
22. Apiece : PER
26. President from Braintree : ADAMS
27. Cay : ISLET
29. Beatles' "___ the Walrus" : IAM
30. Sign at the Bijou : SRO
31. Dividing membranes : SEPTA
32. Chemical suffix : ANE
33. African tribesman : PYGMY
34. Hawk's home : AERIE
35. Powerful whirlpool : MAELSTROM
39. Fam. member : REL
41. Always, to Keats : EER
42. Smidgen : DAB
45. Gobi and Kalahari : DESERTS
47. 1990 World Series champs : REDS
50. Capek classic : RUR
51. Whipped : BEATEN
52. Bassoon and oboe : REEDS
56. PC feature : CDROM
57. Capital of Guam : AGANA
58. Not as many : FEWER
60. Showy earring : HOOP
61. "Riders of the Purple Sage" author Grey : ZANE
62. Ron Howard role : OPIE
63. Comedian Foxx : REDD
64. Jelly holder : JAR
65. ET's ride : UFO

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