New York Times, Wednesday, February 26, 1997

Author: Glenn E. Sykes
Editor: Will Shortz
Glenn E. Sykes
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34 Missing: {QZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 4 for Mr. Sykes. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1997, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Two out of two : BOTH
5. Holy war : JIHAD
10. Take illegally : SKIM
14. Ambience : AURA
15. Writer St. Johns : ADELA
16. Part of A.D. : ANNO
17. Anne Morrow Lindbergh book : BRINGMEAUNICORN
20. How two hearts may beat : ASONE
21. Gluck and Mahler : ALMAS
22. Corp. honcho : CEO
23. Hill dweller : ANT
25. Furtive fellow : SNEAK
27. Superior : HIGHERUP
32. Actor Depardieu : GERARD
35. Netanyahu's land: Abbr. : ISR
36. Cap feature : VISOR
38. Double-reed instrument : OBOE
39. Michael Landon portrayal : TEENAGEWEREWOLF
43. "Dies ___" : IRAE
44. Tijuana title : SENOR
45. Sky sight : UFO
46. Tie up : TETHER
49. Banter : REPARTEE
51. Rigs : FIXES
53. Compass point : ESE
54. Actress Thurman : UMA
56. Chou of China : ENLAI
59. Fill with joy : ELATE
63. 1941 Disney film, with "The" : RELUCTANTDRAGON
66. Women, condescendingly : GALS
67. To have, in Le Havre : AVOIR
68. Twine : CORD
69. "Born Free" lioness : ELSA
70. Comic Bruce : LENNY
71. Clashing forces? : EGOS
1. Rum-soaked cake : BABA
2. Sharers' word : OURS
3. Jazz combo, often : TRIO
4. Political theorist Arendt : HANNAH
5. Preserves : JAM
6. Bright thought : IDEA
7. Get better : HEAL
8. Grads : ALUMS
9. Vietnamese seaport : DANANG
10. Anatomical pouch : SAC
11. Loaf : KNOCKABOUT
12. Concerning : INRE
13. Not stereo : MONO
18. John Calvin's city : GENEVA
19. Words of understanding : ISEE
24. H.S. math : TRIG
26. Lined up : AROW
27. Command to the band : HITIT
28. Rhone tributary : ISERE
29. Montana's second-largest city : GREATFALLS
30. Takes advantage of : USES
31. Megalomaniac's desire : POWER
33. John who married Pocahontas : ROLFE
34. Moll Flanders's creator : DEFOE
37. Russo of "Tin Cup" : RENE
40. Radar's soft drink : NEHI
41. Lariat : ROPE
42. Desk item : ERASER
47. Board member : EXEC
48. Video store transaction : RENTAL
50. Tie up again : RELACE
52. Drudge : SLAVE
54. Push : URGE
55. Ground grain : MEAL
57. Auth. unknown : ANON
58. Pack ___ (give up) : ITIN
60. Popeyed : AGOG
61. Mower maker : TORO
62. Aims : ENDS
64. "Born in the ___" : USA
65. Not sweet : DRY

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