New York Times, Wednesday, January 10, 1996

Author: M. Gaffney
Editor: Will Shortz
Matt Gaffney
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40 Missing: {QXZ} This is puzzle # 18 for Mr. Gaffney. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1996, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Stir-fry need : WOK
4. Angelic headwear : HALOES
10. Saudi Arabia neighbor : OMAN
14. Nigerian language : IBO
15. Country on Lake Victoria : UGANDA
16. Baseball squad : NINE
17. Tales of woe : SOBSTORIES
19. Delivery vehicles : VANS
20. Command to Spot : HEEL
21. Noble name part : VON
22. Cap : LIMIT
23. Ottoman dynasty founder : OSMAN
26. Organizations : BODIES
27. In : ATHOME
30. Moolah : KALE
31. Bowed tree : WEEPINGWILLOW
35. Polar worker : ELF
36. Purchasing option : LAYAWAY
37. Holed up : HID
40. Best Picture nominee of 1992 : THECRYINGGAME
43. "Gotcha" : ISEE
44. Opera set around Seville : CARMEN
45. Lite-rock radio fare : BALLAD
48. 1941 Leningrad event : SIEGE
50. X-rated : ADULT
51. Autograph seeker's accessory : PEN
52. O.K. Corral fighter : EARP
56. Linda Ellerbee's "And___Goes" : SOIT
57. "Terms of Endearment" e.g. : TEARJERKER
60. Therefore : ERGO
61. What bargain hunters look for : ASTEAL
62. Altar Words : IDO
63. Impertinent one : SNIP
64. Harrelson and Woodpecker : WOODYS
65. Doze (off) : NOD
1. What precedes a blowout? : WISH
2. Melancholy instrument : OBOE
3. 1995 earthquake site : KOBE
4. Pizza___ : HUT
5. In the past : AGO
6. Baby bug : LARVA
7. Garden item appropriate for this puzzle : ONION
8. Jeannie portrayer : EDEN
9. KLM rival : SAS
10. Taped, in a way : ONVIDEO
11. Dolphin home : MIAMI
12. Andrea McArdle Broadway role : ANNIE
13. Branch headquarters? : NESTS
18. Single-masted vessel : SLOOP
22. Goof off : LOLLYGAG
24. Is friendly to : SMILESAT
25. Terrorized : MENACED
26. Checkbook column : BALANCE
27. Wow : AWE
28. ___Aviv : TEL
29. Weight : HEFT
30. New Zealander : KIWI
32. Circular motion : GYRE
33. Give___(yield) : WAY
34. Kapow! : WHAM
38. "___Mine" (Beatles song) : IME
39. Reading room : DEN
41. Castle site, often : HILLTOP
42. "Mrs. Miniver" star Garson : GREER
45. Diamond corners : BASES
46. Festoon : ADORN
47. One of the Mario Brothers : LUIGI
48. Bygone pact : SEATO
49. 1935 hit "The Lady___" : INRED
51. South-of-the-border money : PESO
53. Related : AKIN
54. Make over : REDO
55. Encourage : PROD
57. Playing marble : TAW
58. Rival of Dave : JAY
59. Chicago trains : ELS

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