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New York Times, Tuesday, February 11, 1997

Author:
P. Jordan
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Patrick Jordan

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 34 Missing: {KQZ} This is puzzle # 3 for Mr. Jordan. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1997, The New York TimesNo. 0211 ( 17,262 )

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Across
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Some sports cars, for short : JAGS
5
Foundation : BASIS
10
Yield : CEDE
14
Grimm villain : OGRE
15
Novelist Jong : ERICA
16
Jump at the Ice Capades : AXEL
17
British heavy metal group : IRONMAIDEN
19
Canned meat brand : SPAM
20
Disney's Dwarfs, e.g. : SEPTET
21
Printings : EDITIONS
23
Support for Tiger Woods? : TEE
24
Pop singer Peeples : NIA
26
Prepares leather : TANS
27
Do a few odd jobs : PUTTERAROUND
32
___ Ababa : ADDIS
35
Cape Cod resort town : TRURO
36
Acuff of the Country Music Hall of Fame : ROY
37
Androcles' friend : LION
38
Headgear for Hardy : DERBY
39
Celebration : FETE
40
Worshiper's seat : PEW
41
Bruce Wayne's home, for one : MANOR
42
Valentine's Day gift : ROSES
43
Inexpert motorist : SUNDAYDRIVER
46
Klondike strike : GOLD
47
Org. that advises the N.S.C. : CIA
48
Computer key abbr. : ESC
51
One who works for a spell? : SORCERER
55
Sauteed shrimp dish : SCAMPI
57
Not this : THAT
58
Huck Finn portrayer, 1993 : ELIJAHWOOD
60
Bring to ruin : UNDO
61
As a companion : ALONG
62
To be, in Tours : ETRE
63
Afrikaner : BOER
64
London length : METRE
65
Fortuneteller : SEER
Down
1
Ceiling supporter : JOIST
2
Conform (with) : AGREE
3
Search blindly : GROPE
4
E-mailed : SENT
5
"Hit the bricks!" : BEATIT
6
Jackie's second : ARI
7
Pro or con : SIDE
8
Chilled the Chablis : ICED
9
Hygienic : SANITARY
10
Dealer's employer : CASINO
11
Film box datum : EXPOSURES
12
Cain of "Lois & Clark" : DEAN
13
Stately shaders : ELMS
18
Luncheonette lists : MENUS
22
Tropical root : TARO
25
Look after, with "to" : ATTEND
27
Wrestler's goal : PIN
28
Diamond flaw? : ERROR
29
Decorative heading : RUBRIC
30
Bit of marginalia : NOTE
31
Changes color, in a way : DYES
32
European chain : ALPS
33
The Almighty, in Alsace : DIEU
34
Reduce in rank : DOWNGRADE
38
Class distraction : DAYDREAM
39
On behalf of : FOR
41
Having a Y chromosome : MALE
42
Boxer's stat : REACH
44
Alter deceptively : DOCTOR
45
Countenance : VISAGE
48
Overplay onstage : EMOTE
49
Fern fruit : SPORE
50
Autumn beverage : CIDER
51
Hit, as the toe : STUB
52
"You gotta be kidding!" : OHNO
53
Model Macpherson : ELLE
54
Very funny fellow : RIOT
56
Makes one's jaw drop : AWES
59
Dad's namesake: Abbr. : JNR

Answer summary: 3 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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