New York Times, Monday, August 13, 2001

Author: Sherry O. Blackard
Editor: Will Shortz
Sherry O. Blackard
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {G} This is puzzle # 10 for Ms. Blackard. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2001, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Bright-colored : VIVID
6. Planes in the news : SSTS
10. Beat but good! : WHUP
14. Ice Capades locale : ARENA
15. Dentist's request : OPEN
16. Actress Skye : IONE
17. Just under the wire : LASTMINUTE
19. Forfeit : LOSE
20. Old-fashioned popular novel : PENNYDREADFUL
22. Shades of blue : AZURES
24. Elbow's place : ARM
25. Hot temper : IRE
26. Muscle spasm : TIC
27. Prima donnas : DIVAS
30. Gourmand : EATER
32. Centers of activity : LOCI
34. "i" finisher : DOT
35. Termite's relative : ANT
36. Trivial : NICKELANDDIME
41. Goof up : ERR
42. Gun, as an engine : REV
43. Travel across a tarmac : TAXI
45. One who's diplomatic and urbane, astrologically : LIBRA
48. Cuba's Castro : FIDEL
50. Big success : HIT
51. Altar words : IDO
52. Agcy. with loans for homeowners : FHA
54. Money back : REBATE
56. Navy petty officer : QUARTERMASTER
60. "Render ___ Caesar ..." : UNTO
61. Places for cheese : MOUSETRAPS
64. Change for a five : ONES
65. Places : PUTS
66. Delight in : ENJOY
67. Outlasted, with "out" : RODE
68. Leave in, to an editor : STET
69. Harvests : REAPS
1. Kilmer of "At First Sight" : VAL
2. Belfast grp. : IRA
3. Explorer Amerigo : VESPUCCI
4. Prefix with stellar : INTER
5. Going to hell : DAMNED
6. PlayStation maker : SONY
7. Tater : SPUD
8. Aquarium favorites : TETRAS
9. Curl one's lip : SNEER
10. Like jokers : WILD
11. Walk, slangily : HOOFIT
12. Hesitant : UNSURE
13. Kitchen gadget : PEELER
18. One who knows the scoop : INSIDER
21. Modify : AMEND
22. Part of A&P: Abbr. : ATL
23. Utah's ___ National Park : ZION
28. Tennessee athlete, for short : VOL
29. Company that introduced Donkey Kong : ATARI
31. Going ___ (fighting) : ATIT
33. Cake decorator : ICER
35. Unfavorable : ADVERSE
37. Macaroni & Cheese maker : KRAFT
38. Composer Rorem : NED
39. Hindu prince : MAHARAJA
40. Sign above a door : EXIT
44. Suffix with Manhattan : ITE
45. Tavern supply : LIQUOR
46. "Beats me" : IDUNNO
47. Sailed : BOATED
48. Rad : FAROUT
49. A, B or C : LETTER
53. Rope fibers : HEMPS
55. Swiss capital : BERNE
57. Valentine bouquet item : ROSE
58. Remote button : MUTE
59. Helper: Abbr. : ASST
62. Old man : POP
63. The "S" of CBS: Abbr. : SYS

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