New York Times, Friday, December 8, 2000

Author: Bob Klahn
Editor: Will Shortz
Bob Klahn
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 27 Missing: {JKQVXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 42 for Mr. Klahn. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Sang-froid : APLOMB
7. Trio of myth : THEFATES
15. "Too Hot" rapper : COOLIO
16. Omens : AUGURIES
17. Elizabeth I in 1600 : REIGNINGMONARCH
19. Mossad member : ISRAELI
20. Electricity pioneer Ampère : ANDRE
21. Litmus, for one : DYE
22. Joint tenant? : FELON
24. Fancy party site : YACHT
27. Bored by : TIREDOF
29. Cuisine that's big on noodles : THAI
30. Make a comeback : ANSWER
33. Losing proposition? : DIET
35. Rock blaster : AMP
36. One who's not fully in control : COPILOT
38. Flowers named for a Swedish botanist : DAHLIAS
40. Dance step : CHA
41. Rice pad : DORM
43. Diminutive : TEENSY
44. Diana of stage and screen : RIGG
46. Continue in a parade : MARCHON
48. Dumas character : ATHOS
50. McKinley's Ohio birthplace : NILES
51. Back : AFT
54. Alcohol burners : ETNAS
56. 1993 Tom Stoppard play : ARCADIA
58. Cause of some confusion : BUTTERFLYBALLOT
61. P.O.W. : INTERNEE
62. Get situated : ORIENT
63. Lecturers' equipment : POINTERS
64. Lead ___ : ASTRAY
1. Like thick smoke : ACRID
2. Frost lines? : POESY
3. River of Orléans : LOIRE
4. "Eugene Onegin" mezzo : OLGA
5. Dangerous situation : MINEFIELD
6. Part of a steamship : BOILERROOM
7. Put out, in a way : TAG
8. Like many aliens on "Star Trek" : HUMANOID
9. "The Hermits" painter Schiele : EGON
10. Nova Scotia national park : FUNDY
11. Boat's landing place : ARARAT
12. Winter driving aid : TIRECHAIN
13. Intl. trade inits. : EEC
14. Library sound: Var. : SSH
18. Christie murder setting : NILE
23. Curious : ODD
25. P.L.O. rival : HAMAS
26. Stewed : TIPSY
27. Prefix with light : TWI
28. It's a wrap : FEATHERBOA
30. West African capital : ACCRA
31. Like a rare game : NOHIT
32. Insulating tubing : SPAGHETTI
34. March time? : THEOSCARS
37. Fake tattoo, usually : TRANSFER
39. Basketball's ___ Elmore : LEN
42. 3-D exam : MRI
45. Snagged : GOTTEN
47. Like some pots : CLAY
49. Cartoon canine : SNERT
51. "Damn Yankees" co-composer Richard : ADLER
52. "Brigadoon" heroine played by Cyd Charisse : FIONA
53. Shabby : TATTY
55. Composer Thomas : ARNE
57. Hit the ground : ALIT
58. Marceau's everyman : BIP
59. Start for a Spanish count : UNO
60. "___ Enfants Terrible" : LES

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