New York Times, Wednesday, July 30, 1997

Author: John D. Leavy
Editor: Will Shortz
John D. Leavy
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 42 Missing: {QXZ} This is puzzle # 3 for Mr. Leavy. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. You'd better believe it! : FACT
5. TV's Hawkeye : ALDA
9. Bossy : COW
12. "Dies ___" : IRAE
13. Bloomsbury group writer : WOOLF
15. Showed up : CAME
16. Religious leader born in Wadowice, Poland : JOHNPAULII
18. Stone with color flashes : OPAL
19. Roadhouse : INN
20. Formerly : ERST
21. Don sackcloth : REPENT
23. Method : MODE
24. Nota ___ : BENE
25. Sundae toppers : PECANS
28. "Annie" showstopper : TOMORROW
32. Controversial orchard spray : ALAR
33. "King David" star, 1985 : GERE
34. 1922 Vincent Lopez hit : NOLA
35. Actress Singer : LORI
36. Silo contents : GRAIN
37. Footnote abbr. : IBID
38. Fencer's weapon : EPEE
39. Radiation units : REMS
40. Inlet : COVE
41. Minutemen's foe : REDCOATS
43. Justice who replaced Brennan : SOUTER
45. Arm part : ULNA
46. Bamboozles : CONS
47. Warehoused : STORED
50. Playwright Bogosian : ERIC
51. Kind of chamber : ION
54. New Zealander : KIWI
55. Pianist born in Kurilovka, Poland : PADEREWSKI
58. It popped into Descartes's head : IDEE
59. Pool owner's headache : ALGAE
60. Novelist Paton : ALAN
61. Cartridge holder : PEN
62. Young 'un : TYKE
63. Motown's Marvin : GAYE
1. Big coconut exporter : FIJI
2. The King's middle name : ARON
3. "Call Me Irresponsible" lyricist : CAHN
4. Large shoe size : TEN
5. Plaques, maybe : AWARDS
6. No-goodnik : LOUSE
7. Nincompoop : DOLT
8. Foreman's superior : ALI
9. Supergarb : CAPE
10. Arab League member : OMAN
11. Whipping memento : WELT
14. Relief pitchers, so to speak : FIREMEN
15. Astronomer born in Torun, Poland : COPERNICUS
17. Working stiff : PEON
22. Roxy Music co-founder : ENO
23. Chemist born in Warsaw, Poland : MARIECURIE
24. Pushkin hero : BORIS
25. Not so ruddy : PALER
26. Run to Reno? : ELOPE
27. Gave a fig : CARED
28. The yoke's on them : TEAMS
29. Kind of bomb : ROBOT
30. Ocher-green : OLIVE
31. Heron or egret : WADER
33. She vanted to be alone : GRETA
36. White-bearded geezer, stereotypically : GRANDPA
42. Grand ___ Opry : OLE
43. Formal bash : SOIREE
44. Exceptional occasion : ONCE
46. Haunted house noise : CREAK
47. Pass over : SKIP
48. Beach sweeper : TIDE
49. Novelist Wister : OWEN
50. On pins and needles : EDGY
51. Any of the Galapagos : ISLA
52. "Why not?" : OKAY
53. Common opening time : NINE
56. Supermodel Carol : ALT
57. Jokester : WAG

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