New York Times, Wednesday, March 28, 2001

Author: Elizabeth C. Gorski
Editor: Will Shortz
Elizabeth C. Gorski
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 72 for Ms. Gorski. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2001, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Expect : AWAIT
6. Bindle bearer : HOBO
10. "King Kong" star : WRAY
14. Sudden outburst : SALVO
15. Stewpot : OLLA
16. Space opener? : AERO
17. Time for a blockbuster movie, maybe : SWEEPSWEEK
19. RR ___ : XING
20. Glaswegian's negative : NAE
21. Caravan maker : DODGE
22. Guardian spirits : GENII
23. Floral arrangement : POSY
24. Favorable factors : PLUSSES
26. Hoped-for trait in a spouse : MONOGAMY
30. Sitter's handful : IMP
31. They may be caught off base : AWOLS
32. Revival cry : AMEN
34. Dept. of Labor agcy. : OSHA
38. Israel's Eshkol : LEVI
39. ___-ovo-vegetarian : LACTO
40. Airport info, for short : ETAS
41. They're sometimes rolled over : IRAS
42. Nanjing nanny : AMAH
43. Numbers for 18-Down : STATS
44. Unlikely Oscar nominee : HAM
46. "Don't go anywhere!" : SITTIGHT
48. "10" star : BODEREK
52. Swank : CHIC
53. Verdi's "___ Miller" : LUISA
54. Less friendly : ICIER
56. Fast-food inits. : KFC
59. O's is 8 : ATNO
60. The Beatles had them : MOPSOFHAIR
62. Short: Fr. : BREF
63. Police jacket letters : SWAT
64. Relative of the beguine : RUMBA
65. One in bondage : SERF
66. Back talk : SASS
67. Dough raiser : YEAST
1. Part of N.B.A.: Abbr. : ASSN
2. Gilda's Baba : WAWA
3. On the safe side? : ALEE
4. "___ got it!" : IVE
5. Big cheeses : TOPDOGS
6. Greeting from Tex, perhaps : HOWDYMAAM
7. Designer for Jackie : OLEG
8. [expletive deleted] : BLEEP
9. Symbol of might : OAK
10. Shines as Robert Frost might? : WAXESPOETIC
11. Jockey straps : REINS
12. Links legend, informally : ARNIE
13. Nirvana seekers : YOGIS
18. Slugger Sammy : SOSA
22. Bubble source : GUM
23. Devours : POLISHESOFF
25. Start to type? : LINO
26. Niger neighbor : MALI
27. One who's in the hole : OWER
28. Bagel stuffer : NOVA
29. Places to play b-ball : YMCAS
33. They have morals : ETHICISTS
35. Like some parties : STAG
36. "... ___ no fury ..." : HATH
37. Mgr.'s helper : ASST
39. Couturier's fabric : LAME
43. Go for a wok? : STIRFRY
45. Coach Parseghian : ARA
47. Huxtable son : THEO
48. Tells all : BLABS
49. Beyond the fringe : OUTRE
50. Converted railroad car, maybe : DINER
51. Plains Indian : KIOWA
55. No. brains? : CPAS
56. ___ Sutra : KAMA
57. Whopper juniors? : FIBS
58. Suffix with demo- : CRAT
60. Much of an ed.'s in-box : MSS
61. Peach or tangerine : HUE

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