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Back and Forth, Two Ways

Across

1. One hopes to lose it at a gym
5. “Me? Of course!” in Marseille
10. Move quickly
14. This movie heroine has a theme
15. Big name in 2003 news
16. Classic cookie
17. Shape of popular picture frame, once
18. Star of “Amélie” (var.; for some reason, this actress’s name appears regularly in different spellings)
19. “_____ Man” (1984 movie)
20. Huge retailer’s book on trolley legalities?
23. Producers’ favorite sign
24. Monogram of French Requiem composer and others
25. Direction from Salt Lake City to Denver
26. Kind of time or dance
29. Essential being
32. Item on a retirement home schedule
34. “_____ Spake Zarathustra,” to Strauss
36. Paid announcement placed by racist organization, briefly
38. Bird bathroom maintained by the first Chief Justice of the Supreme Court?
44. Stormy waters
45. Gay blade
46. Yiddish-speaking relative of famous cellist?
49. Madrid Mrs. (plural)
52. Combining form meaning “the ear”
53. Ed. or bus. preceder
54. Relative of uh’s
56. Curriculum vitae, for short
58. Enthusiastic Mrs. Nixon and Mr. Robertson prevail upon opera star?
65. U.S. org. promoting inclusionary sports
66. P.D.Q. Bach’s begins with “No-No”
67. “You go, girl!”
68. Greek region bordering on the Ionian Sea
69. He played with Dizzy and Cannonball
70. Producer of 2-Down

71. Serpent solo
72. Mos. with eagerly anticipated first Mondays
73. Beatles song

Down

1. With “the,” something to go with
2. See 70-Across
3. Central Asian sea or lake
4. Soothing substances
5. Transportation systems
6. “The news will be ___ 11.”
7. Bygone N.Y.C. subway initials (pl.)
8. With “in” or “for,” verily
9. What a student at U. of Illinois is
10. Where a frosh probably lives
11. Both General Robert’s last name and actress Grant’s first name ___.
12. Succeed again, in a way; or, parsed differently, ancient mode of transportation for a salesman?
13. What a floor can be to walk on safely
21. Roses and red separator
22. “___ be seen in the illustration”
26. Mahal’s first name
27. Classic rock gp.
28. Spent ember
 

30. “The ___ the limit!”
31. With “someone,” not my
33. Chaplin portrayer’s monogram
35. “Come ___!”
37. “When it’s ___” (answer to “When is a door not a door?”)
39. Become incapacitated, as gears
40. Belonging to a British rocker whose name is not going to change its mind?
41. Trip odometer reading
42. Bungalow
43. Prefix with classical or romantic
46. Natives of a certain sultanate
47. ___ Zaliouk (conductor who helped rebuild the Haifa Symphony) and others
48. Brother and husband of Isis
50. Ebbs
51. Wee drink
55. Place of business
57. Less normal
59. Belonging to the bureau waging war against cocaine, etc.
60. Crackle and Pop’s friend
61. Word with pup or wall
62. Bit
63. They may be both fini and rossi
64. “That was done ___ earlier stage.”

Crossword puzzle created using Crossword Compiler.  This puzzle is copyright © 2004 Peter Schickele.   It was completed on July 29, 2004.

 

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