New York Times, Thursday, February 20, 1997

Author: D. J. Kahn
Editor: Will Shortz
David J. Kahn
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FJQXZ} This is puzzle # 25 for Mr. Kahn. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1997, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Airplane exit : RAMP
5. Boat with a V-shaped transom : DORY
9. China-Russia boundary river : AMUR
13. Finito : OVER
14. "...partridge in ___ tree" : APEAR
16. 15th-century maritime name : NINA
17. Tuscany ta-ta : CIAO
18. Choice for a sand trap shot : WEDGE
19. "Even ___ speak..." : ASWE
20. Start of a Will Rogers quip : CALVINCOOLIDGE
23. Kind of parking : ONSITE
24. Miss America, to some : IDEAL
25. More of the quip : DIDNTSAYMUCH
30. Sorrows : ACHES
33. Algerian port : ORAN
34. Sentimental stuff : GOO
35. Tax plan staples : IRAS
36. Mallard-sized goose : BRANT
37. San ___, Italy : REMO
38. Horse color : DUN
39. Craving : LUST
40. Considered, with "on" : MUSED
41. More of the quip : ANDWHENHEDID
45. Unencumbered : CLEAN
46. Writer Jong et al. : ERICAS
50. End of the quip : HEDIDNTSAYMUCH
54. Jeer : GIBE
55. Kind of seal : EARED
56. View from Sandusky : ERIE
57. Pond swimmer : TEAL
58. Tee off : DRIVE
59. Insect nests : NIDI
60. Muffs : ERRS
61. Film maker Joel or Ethan : COEN
62. Something to do : TASK
1. "Fidelio" jailer : ROCCO
2. Birdlike : AVIAN
3. Board : MEALS
4. Is a breadwinner : PROVIDES
5. Occurred to, with "on" : DAWNED
6. Noted cartel : OPEC
7. Go back to square one on : REDO
8. ___ Sant'Gria (wine brand) : YAGO
9. Wreath for the head : ANADEM
10. Doesn't estimate correctly : MISGAUGES
11. Like some guests : UNWELCOME
12. Actress ___ Dawn Chong : RAE
15. Counting (on) : RELIANT
21. Malady suffix : ITIS
22. Charlie Weaver's Mt. ___ : IDY
26. Like some baseball games : NORUN
27. Early Warhol film : TRASH
28. A votre ___ : SANTE
29. Tough guy : HOOD
30. Opera set near the Nile : AIDA
31. Like Grape-Nuts vis-a-vis other cereals : CRUNCHIER
32. Mustache style : HANDLEBAR
36. Intermingled : BLENDED
37. Basic skill : RUDIMENT
40. Swamplike : MIRY
42. Skis with high-speed turns : WEDELS
43. "Bali ___" : HAI
44. Make vapid : DEADEN
47. Senate house in ancient Rome : CURIA
48. Litmus reddeners : ACIDS
49. Valentino role : SHEIK
51. Police decoy, sometimes : NARC
52. Rock music's Police, e.g. : TRIO
53. Golfer Ballesteros : SEVE
54. Mobilnet corp. : GTE

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