New York Times, Thursday, December 7, 2000

Author: Henry Hook
Editor: Will Shortz
Henry Hook
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36 Missing: {FJQ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 41 for Mr. Hook. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. "Chiquitita" quartet : ABBA
5. "Halt, salt!" : AVAST
10. Jupiter, e.g. : DEUS
14. Popular jeans : LEES
15. Please, in Potsdam : BITTE
16. Alma mater of Jimmy Carter: Abbr. : USNA
17. Mies van der Rohe aphorism : LESSISMORE
19. ___ Helens : MTST
20. Without further ado : ATONCE
21. Animation : ZING
23. "E.R." venue : ICU
24. Inits. in 1940's news : HST
25. Tackle's teammate : END
27. Home of the Hale telescope : PALOMAR
29. Course of events : TIDE
31. Judicial decision : AWARD
32. Napoleon or Nero: Abbr. : EMP
35. Year Plutarch was born : XLVI
36. Gridiron ref : ZEBRA
37. "60 Minutes" duo : MORLEYANDLESLEY
41. Moolah : BREAD
42. Libido : EROS
43. Receiver's gains: Abbr. : YDS
44. Receiver : RADIO
45. Land of fairies : ERIN
46. Gallipoli victor : ATATURK
48. Drivers' org. : PGA
50. Coal holder : BIN
53. Red Cross supply : COT
54. Steel-___ : TOED
56. Market area : RIALTO
58. Camera part : IRIS
60. Roughly : MOREORLESS
62. Shift start, for many : NINE
63. ___ Arenas (Chilean port) : PUNTA
64. Title heroine on Broadway, 10/31/56 : MAME
65. Enthusiastic, and then some : GAGA
66. Endured : STOOD
67. Timetable, for short : SKED
1. Koran Creator : ALLAH
2. Sugar providers : BEETS
3. Stupefy : BESOT
4. Org. : ASSN
5. Without thinking : ABSENTLY
6. Spirit : VIM
7. The gamut : ATOZ
8. Bar : STRIPE
9. Brandon ___ ("Boys Don't Cry" role) : TEENA
10. "Forgot the lyrics" syllable : DUM
11. So as to deserve admiration : ESTIMABLY
12. None the worse for the ordeal : UNSCARRED
13. Their nights are frequently busy : SATURDAYS
18. Lemieux milieu : ICE
22. Cruller coats : GLAZES
26. Temperamental star : DIVA
28. Has a tab : OWES
30. Refurbished caboose, maybe : DINER
32. Getting up in arms? : EMBRACING
33. Stops : MORATORIA
34. Antecedent to : PREDATING
35. Deleted : XEDOUT
38. Café enhancer : LAIT
39. Cause of an icicle : DRIP
40. It lies ahead, in a cliché : LONGROAD
45. Maintain meagerly : EKEOUT
47. Cavorts : ROMPS
49. Melody : AIR
50. Not promising : BLEAK
51. "Who's there?" reply : ITSME
52. Beat (out) : NOSED
55. Film villain played by Joseph Wiseman : DRNO
57. Donations : ALMS
59. Huge amount : SEA
61. Part of a W.W. II mil. map : ETO

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