New York Times, Wednesday, March 12, 1997

Author: Brendan Emmett Quigley
Editor: Will Shortz
Brendan Emmett Quigley
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQW} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 4 for Mr. Quigley. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Cookbook phrase : ALA
4. You can't control it : SPASM
9. Ramadan observance : FAST
13. Beaujolais, say : VIN
14. Rock band named for an inventor : TESLA
15. Mr. T group : ATEAM
17. Fraternity letter : ETA
18. Hunter of myth : ORION
19. A masked man : ZORRO
20. Looking through photo albums, perhaps? : RELIVINGTHEPAST
23. Baseball's Sandberg : RYNE
24. Reactor part : ROD
25. Posed : PUT
26. Place to lose oneself : MAZE
27. Emasculate : UNMAN
30. "Now I see!" : AHSO
31. Supped : ATE
32. Like some eligibles, once : ONEA
33. Eponymous physicist : OHM
35. Party item : BIRTHDAYPRESENT
41. Weed : HOE
42. Caps Lock neighbor, on a computer : AKEY
43. Something to shoot for : PAR
44. Zeppo, for one : MARX
47. Where the buffalo roam : RANGE
49. Label info : SIZE
50. ___ pro nobis : ORA
51. Bilko's rank: Abbr. : SGT
52. 57-Down measurement : PICA
53. #1 movie of 1985 : BACKTOTHEFUTURE
59. Singer Cara : IRENE
60. Composer Copland : AARON
61. "Interview With the Vampire" co-star : REA
62. Debussy work : LAMER
63. Post-toast sound : CLINK
64. "Independence Day" villains : ETS
65. High schooler : TEEN
66. Some cigarettes : KENTS
67. Like a wallflower : SHY
1. Declare as fact : AVER
2. Highbrows : LITERATI
3. One critically examining : ANALYZER
4. Hot spot : STOVE
5. Prefix with scope or meter : PERI
6. "Q ___ queen" : ASIN
7. Work hard : SLOG
8. Repeated word : MANTRA
9. Disconcerted : FAZED
10. Over : ATOP
11. Hoverer near God's throne : SERAPH
12. Human ankle : TARSUS
16. Words on a coat of arms : MOTTO
21. Suffix with Alp : INE
22. Center of a roast : HONOREE
26. Queen described by Mercutio : MAB
27. Experience : UNDERGO
28. Cultural org. : NEA
29. Quetzalcoatl worshiper : MAYAN
30. Wake-up times: Abbr. : AMS
32. Surprised cry : OHO
34. "Just hold everything!" : HEY
36. "___ 1138" (1971 sci-fi film) : THX
37. U.P.S. cargo: Abbr. : PKG
38. Connoisseurs : EPICURES
39. Home of Mary and Joseph : NAZARETH
40. Italian numero : TRE
44. Shell competitor : MOBIL
45. Genesis mount : ARARAT
46. Flower part : RACEME
48. Go at : ATTACK
49. Wait : SIT
51. Unaccommodating : STERN
52. Street toughs : PUNKS
54. Baby-bouncing locale : KNEE
55. Vigorous : HALE
56. Land of poetry : ERIN
57. Printer's choice : FONT
58. Accommodating : EASY

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