New York Times, Tuesday, September 20, 2005

Author: Harriet Clifton
Editor: Will Shortz
Harriet Clifton
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FQVXZ} This is the debut puzzle for Ms. Clifton. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2005, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Eller of "Oklahoma!," for one : AUNT
5. Striped swimmer : BASS
9. Signs of boredom : YAWNS
14. Dagger of old : SNEE
15. Folkie Guthrie : ARLO
16. Cultural values : ETHOS
17. Mouth, slangily : TRAP
18. Pastry finisher : ICER
19. Piece of the action : SHARE
20. Peace offering #1: "___" : HERESTHEREMOTE
23. Normand of the silents : MABEL
24. Mini-dog : TOY
25. Grounded speedsters : SSTS
27. Hayworth husband ___ Khan : ALY
28. Satisfied sounds : AHS
31. Fly catcher : WEB
33. Sister : NUN
34. Plant firmly : EMBED
36. Last Olds ever made : ALERO
38. Peace offering #2: "___" : ILLMOWTHELAWN
42. Plumber's gadget : SNAKE
43. Ill-tempered : SURLY
44. Haifa's land: Abbr. : ISR
45. Heed the coxswain : ROW
48. Bleat : BAA
49. Great Society initiator's inits. : LBJ
52. Toupees, slangily : RUGS
54. "Hogwash!" : ROT
56. Cathedral topper : SPIRE
58. Peace offering #3: "___" : LETSGOOUTTOEAT
62. Laces into : HASAT
63. Have the nerve : DARE
64. Trident-shaped letters : PSIS
65. "Who's there?" reply : ITSME
66. Blue-pencil : EDIT
67. Alternative digest magazine : UTNE
68. Flows slowly : SEEPS
69. Wall Street inits. : NYSE
70. The "P" of PX : POST
1. Inhaler target : ASTHMA
2. "Can you believe it?!" : UNREAL
3. Just around the corner : NEARBY
4. Home on the range : TEPEE
5. Can of worms, maybe : BAIT
6. St. Louis landmark : ARCH
7. Winter hazard : SLEET
8. Blue feeling : SORROW
9. Polite reply from a ranch hand : YESM
10. Dumas swordsman : ATHOS
11. "How's tricks?" : WHATSNEW
12. Like some soda bottles : NORETURN
13. 157.5° from N : SSE
21. Hoosegow : SLAMMER
22. Needle feature : EYE
26. ___-cone : SNO
29. SHO alternative : HBO
30. Do some quilting : SEW
32. Ship stabilizer : BALLAST
34. Caribou kin : ELK
35. Sot's symptoms, for short : DTS
37. ___ of the land : LAY
38. Wrap in fiberglass : INSULATE
39. Generous gifts : LARGESSE
40. Center of activity : HUB
41. Division of history : ERA
42. Round Table title : SIR
46. Web address ending : ORG
47. Like some dummies : WOODEN
49. Deceives : LIESTO
50. Gray matter : BRAINS
51. Trendy travelers : JETSET
53. Snail mail attachment : STAMP
55. Apple-polisher : TOADY
57. Toaster type : POPUP
59. Fr. holy women : STES
60. "Trinity" author : URIS
61. Where to put un chapeau : TETE
62. Towel stitching : HIS

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