New York Times, Thursday, July 20, 2000

Author: Bonnie S. Prystowsky
Editor: Will Shortz
Bonnie S. Prystowsky
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQVXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 2 for Ms. Prystowsky. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Old Jewish scholars : ABBAS
6. Accelerator suffix : TRON
10. Like some museumgoers : ARTY
14. Low place : SWALE
15. Kosovo combatant : SERB
16. Knock around : ROAM
17. Travels with Sinbad, in a way : SAILSTHECCCCCCC
20. Certain colonist : ANT
21. Shadow : TAIL
22. It may precede "mañana" : HASTA
23. Knead-y one? : MASSEUR
25. Become disenchanted : SOUR
27. The Beatles and the Dave Clark Five, in a way : TTTTTTGROUPS
32. Like a slug : BOGUS
35. Place for portraits : HALL
36. 8 pts. : GAL
37. Sign to read : OMEN
38. Chopping firewood, e.g. : CHORE
40. ___ breve : ALLA
41. Like Bruckner's Symphony No. 7 : INE
42. Increase sharply : SOAR
43. Super Bowl sight : BLIMP
44. Identical, in a way : LIKEPPINAPOD
48. Bore : DRAG
49. Duchamp's mustachioed Mona Lisa, e.g. : DADAISM
53. Inverted "e" : SCHWA
56. Statistics calculation : MODE
57. Glaswegian's refusal : NAE
58. Gold, frankincense and myrrh, in a way : THEYYYMENSGIFTS
62. Pull down : EARN
63. Fighting : ANTI
64. ___ the hole : ACEIN
65. St. Paul's architect : WREN
66. Tree growth : MOSS
67. Yes or no follower : SIREE
1. Black tea source : ASSAM
2. Safari boss : BWANA
3. Prepares to cast : BAITS
4. Word before and after "in" : ALL
5. Sonnet parts : SESTETS
6. Vacation memento, maybe : TSHIRT
7. Tape recorder part : REEL
8. Tolkien beast : ORC
9. "ER" network : NBC
10. Winner of two Triple Crowns : ARCARO
11. Mythical fliers : ROCS
12. Mediator's skill : TACT
13. Disco standard : YMCA
18. Lacking play : TAUT
19. Boorish sort : CHURL
24. Leave slack-jawed : STUN
25. Old phone's lack : STAR
26. Look like a wolf : OGLE
28. Cause of side discomfort? : THORN
29. Wrinkly fruit : UGLI
30. Pilot's place? : PALM
31. Prelude to a duel : SLAP
32. Be het up : BOIL
33. Hawks' former home : OMNI
34. Carnival weirdo : GEEK
38. Nightclub of song : COPA
39. Reagan Cabinet member : HAIG
40. "A New Life" director : ALDA
42. Floral display : SPRAY
43. Barrio businesses : BODEGAS
45. The Perfect Fool : EDWYNN
46. Mythical dreamboat : ADONIS
47. Stationery store purchases : PADS
50. Conclude : INFER
51. "Mercure" composer : SATIE
52. Intervening, in law : MESNE
53. Lather : STEW
54. Blacken : CHAR
55. Epitaph starter : HERE
56. Miracle workers of '69 : METS
59. Verb for Popeye : YAM
60. Telephone trio : MNO
61. French 55-Down : ICI

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