Crossword: Beat the Heat

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Across

1 ___ of St. Louis

7 Cinema need

13 Texas border city

14 Certain newspaper format

16 Hot weather helpers

19 Ending for morph or mar

20 Annoy

21 Pool stick

22 Ignore

26 Noted Brazilian beach

30 In ___ (bored)

31 Emperor of old Rome

32 With a rich, dairy taste

35 Like many candles

39 ___ of Wight

40 Covering in Calcutta

41 Proclaimed

45 Trait

48 Prefix with chamber or bellum

49 Trade show, for short

50 Rhododendrons with colorful fowers

53 Storm forecaster’s radar

57 Ignited

58 Debt reminder

60 Oaxaca one

61 Hot weather helpers

68 Fortress

69 Composer Prokofiev

70 Cuban leader

71 Current unit

Down

1 Assassinated

2 The Age of Reason author Thomas ___

3 Non-standard: abbr.

4 Tape deck button

5 Common vow

6 Heavy weight

7 Mix

8 Flower clusters in oaks and willows

9 Baseball stat

10 Jeff Lynne’s band

11 Long, long time

12 Mother’s granddaughter, perhaps

15 Ear part

17 Simple song

18 Ocean

23 Side-to-side

24 Before, poetically

25 Mongrel

27 Village west of Rockford, for short

28 Exist

29 Without interruption

32 Auction action

33 Utilize

34 It might be dispensed by an RN

36 Cross-shaped Greek letter

37 Goof

38 Gamer’s cube

42 Compass pt.

43 Pilot’s best guess: abbr.

44 One who covets

45 Exasperated

46 Outside: prefix

47 Killer ___ (great software)

50 ___ carte

51 Metal used for galvanizing

52 Top floor, sometimes

54 Thrust forward

55 Go in

56 Entertainer O’Donnell

59 Norwegian capital

62 “Is ___ boy or girl?”

63 Faux ___ (blunder)

64 NYC summer clock setting

65 “When ___ door not a door?”

66 Sleep phase: abbr.

67 Dada artist Jean

from the May 30-June 5, 2007, issue

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