New York Times, Thursday, September 21, 2000

Author: Elizabeth C. Gorski
Editor: Will Shortz
Elizabeth C. Gorski
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 61 for Ms. Gorski. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2000, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Rapscallions : IMPS
5. Kind of car : SQUAD
10. Squabble : SPAT
14. Society news : GALA
15. Weird : OUTRE
16. Slip (into) : EASE
17. Zing : ELAN
18. Instruction for murder? : DIALM
19. Part of the Walt Disney Co. : ESPN
20. Beginning of a quip : TACTISTHEUNSAID
23. Bean sprouts? : IDEAS
24. Sign of success : SRO
25. Some Harvard grads: Abbr. : DRS
26. Baseball's Cobb and others : TYS
27. Stumblebum : LOUT
31. Bread choice : WHEAT
33. Phrase on a party invitation : BETHERE
36. Part of A.D. : ANNO
37. More of the quip : PORTIONOFWHAT
40. French film : CINE
41. "Backroads" singer Ricky Van ___ : SHELTON
42. Actress Tatum : ONEAL
44. Dry run : TEST
45. New Deal org. : WPA
48. Prime-time hrs. : PMS
49. One of the Gabors : EVA
52. Chalk-colored : ASHEN
54. End of the quip : YOUWERETHINKING
59. Actress Swenson : INGA
60. "The Silence of the Lambs" releaser : ORION
61. Brahms's "___ Rhapsody" : ALTO
62. Do a caulking job : SEAL
63. Seeing pink elephants : OILED
64. Shed item : TEAR
65. Phoenician trading center : TYRE
66. Paris underground : METRO
67. Old Icelandic literary work : EDDA
1. Words said with a nod : IGETIT
2. Food poisoning, e.g. : MALADY
3. Cry to actors on a set : PLACES
4. Man in a red-and-white suit : SANTA
5. Poor blokes : SODS
6. Throw in the towel : QUIT
7. Area code 801 locale : UTAH
8. City on the Rhone : ARLES
9. Take exception : DEMUR
10. Eyeballs : SEES
11. Place for a bowl : PASADENA
12. Wannabe : ASPIRANT
13. Takes care of : TENDSTO
21. Spot in the ocean : ISLET
22. Parent's order : NOW
28. Singer Redding : OTIS
29. "Oops..." : UHOH
30. Dogma : TENET
32. Chemistry Nobelist Otto : HAHN
33. La ___ tar pits : BREA
34. Rocky, for Stallone : ROLE
35. Newts : EFTS
37. Amount for film tickets and such : PINMONEY
38. Coffee order : ONESUGAR
39. Teutonic war god : WOTAN
40. Scribe : COPYIST
43. Sheltered side : LEE
45. Frittered (away) : WHILED
46. Half a decade : PENTAD
47. Wool type : ANGORA
50. Indy 500 sound : VROOM
51. Where to live the high life? : AERIE
53. Play for the Bruins, say : SKATE
55. Whip mark : WALE
56. Sudden game ending : TILT
57. One with ground strokes? : HOER
58. Prefix with European : INDO

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