New York Times, Wednesday, July 21, 1999

Author: Noah Dephoure
Editor: Will Shortz
Noah Dephoure
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Dephoure. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. "The Colossus" poet : PLATH
6. Brayer : ASS
9. Gridiron stat : SACKS
14. Nantes's river : LOIRE
15. Ticketing place: Abbr. : STA
16. Bring up the rear : TRAIL
17. Sign up : ENROL
18. How glasses may be seen : HALFEMPTY
20. Flash cash? : DISPLAYBILLS
22. Post-O.R. destination : ICU
23. Kilmer of "The Island of Dr. Moreau" : VAL
24. Secret employer, maybe : CIA
27. Do a post-holiday chore? : DISCARDCATALOGS
33. Sixth after alpha : ETA
34. Dinosaur's weapon : TAIL
35. Fancy car, for short : ROLLS
36. Rascals : CADS
38. Let slip : SPILL
41. Blackthorn fruit : SLOE
42. Hiplike : ILIAC
44. Barroom fixture : NEON
46. Physics subject : ION
47. Come down from a great height? : DISMOUNTEVEREST
51. Wolf down : EAT
52. Pressure unit: Abbr. : PSI
53. When the French fry : ETE
54. What etymologists do? : DISCUSSWORDS
60. "Bonanza" homestead : PONDEROSA
63. Part of Mozart's art : OPERA
64. Gloomy, in poetry : DREAR
65. Race unit : LEG
66. Ask for another year : RENEW
67. Low cards : TREYS
68. Victorian ___ : ERA
69. Famous : KNOWN
1. Made, as a case : PLED
2. Actress Anderson : LONI
3. Superciliousness : AIRS
4. Line around the globe : TROPIC
5. Witch : HELLCAT
6. Whitish : ASHY
7. Knife : STAB
8. Juices : SALIVA
9. Stupendous : STELLAR
10. Hand holders : ARMS
11. Put a lid on : CAP
12. Hobby-shop purchase : KIT
13. Vulpine : SLY
19. Like the world, to the ancients : FLAT
21. Glows : AURAS
24. Lassie, e.g. : COLLIE
25. Block houses : IGLOOS
26. Give the nod : ASSENT
27. Make the call : DECIDE
28. Firenze's home : ITALIA
29. Cruel sort : SADIST
30. Quick swim : DIP
31. Singer Black : CLINT
32. ___ Gatos, Calif. : LOS
37. Mil. defense weapon : SAM
39. Kind of side : LEE
40. Holds dear : LOVES
43. They turn out the same : COPIERS
45. Make social connections : NETWORK
48. Former world power, for short : USSR
49. Kidman of "To Die For" : NICOLE
50. Crack again : REOPEN
54. 6/6/44 : DDAY
55. Opportunist, maybe : USER
56. Endless adventure : SAGA
57. Clinton Cabinet member : RENO
58. Pulled : DREW
59. Like logs : SAWN
60. Summer setting in Ore. : PDT
61. Eight-time Norris Trophy winner : ORR
62. Once named : NEE

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