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New York Times, Thursday, September 11, 1997

"___ will throw thee from my care...": Shak.

Author:
Matt Gaffney
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Matt Gaffney

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {QXZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 39 for Mr. Gaffney. NYT links: Across Lite
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B
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Y
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C
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R
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O
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R
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N
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W
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K
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D
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© 1997, The New York Times9/11/97 ( No. 17,474 )
Across
1
Grade school door sign : BOYS
5
Chesapeake catch : CRABS
10
Son of Judah : ONAN
14
Indian tribe : OTOE
15
Magnificent : REGAL
16
Scent detection device : NOSE
17
What's the point of annoying Leno's sheep? : WHYTEASEJAYSEWE
20
60-Across, in other words : LOOBGG
21
Served : AVAILED
22
Beverage cart locale : AISLE
25
Intention : END
26
Planetary paths : ARCS
28
"___ will throw thee from my care...": Shak. : ORI
30
"Endymion" poet : KEATS
34
Happy post-accident statement : IMOK
35
U.S. ally in the American Revolution : FRANCE
37
Best Actor nominee of 1992 : REA
38
Singers Starr and Kiki look at each other : KAYSEYESSEEDEES
41
Author LeShan : EDA
42
Lowest A, usually : NINETY
43
London's ___ of Court : INNS
44
Kind of disk : SOLAR
46
Is for two : ARE
47
Nutritionist's amts. : RDAS
48
Rough position? : LIE
50
U.S. foe of 1898 : SPAIN
52
38-Across, in other words : KKIICDD
56
17-Across, in other words : YTTJJU
60
Fashion magazine is indebted to a pop group : ELLEOWESBEEGEES
63
Hammer part : PEEN
64
Bury : INTER
65
Suffix with disk : ETTE
66
Williams and Knight : TEDS
67
Duma votes : NYETS
68
Hardy soul? : TESS
Down
1
New Year's event : BOWL
2
Emperor after Galba : OTHO
3
Fad item of '61 : YOYO
4
Blows : SETBACKS
5
Cliff sights : CRAGS
6
Musical notes : RES
7
Information ___ : AGE
8
Tijuana locale : BAJA
9
Toil (away) : SLAVE
10
Like some kicks : ONSIDE
11
Coward of note : NOEL
12
"___ forgive those who trespass..." : ASWE
13
Sine qua non : NEED
18
Protection: Var. : EGIS
19
Pinstriper : YANKEE
23
One of the Bobbitts : LORENA
24
Sites of some chalk deposits : ERASERS
26
Brazilian writer Jorge : AMADO
27
Flush variety : ROYAL
29
Shoe section : INSTEP
31
Indianapolis's Market Square ___ : ARENA
32
Oft-rebellious group : TEENS
33
Act saucy : SASS
34
Alibi ___ (excuse makers) : IKES
35
Memo letters : FYI
36
Baseball's Ron : CEY
39
Physicist Fermi : ENRICO
40
Failed to comprehend : DIDNTGET
45
1986 sci-fi hit : ALIENS
47
Confirmation, e.g. : RITE
49
Buzz Aldrin's real first name : EDWIN
51
Australia's ___ Rock : AYERS
52
Preserved : KEPT
53
Bauhaus artist : KLEE
54
___'Oléron (island off 35-Across) : ILED
55
Disallow : DENY
57
Ballet jump : JETE
58
Super Bowl III champs : JETS
59
Applications : USES
61
Part of many Québec names : STE
62
"Wanna ___?" : BET

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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