New York Times, Friday, January 12, 1996

Author: R. Norris
Editor: Will Shortz
Rich Norris
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 29 Missing: {FQZ} Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry This is puzzle # 27 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1996, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Pre-Cretaceous, in geologic history : JURASSIC
9. Roughen : ABRADE
15. By emergency : INAPINCH
16. Brain cover : CORTEX
17. Building lot : HOMESITE
18. Where to find a donjon : CASTLE
19. Police alert : APB
20. Prepare for 21-Down : PUCKER
22. Involuntary sound : HIC
23. Triangle : DELTA
26. Disregards : SKIPS
27. Old French coin : ECU
28. Guileful : SNEAKY
30. Follower : IST
31. Charcoal component : PEAT
32. Links : TIEINS
34. Kind of bean : PINTO
35. Broadway's "___of Love" : ASPECTS
38. Drift : MEANDER
40. Goldbrick : SHIRK
41. Certain combination : ONETWO
43. Mil. officers : COLS
44. Govt. lender : SBA
45. They make forays for morays : EELERS
49. Literary monogram : RWE
50. Grant : AWARD
52. Storage area : DEPOT
53. Jr.'s junior : III
54. Disallowed : BARRED
56. Latin I word : AMO
57. Riverfront Stadium player : BENGAL
59. Used too much, in a way : OVERDREW
62. Possessions : ESTATE
63. Know-it-all : WISEACRE
64. Mall fixtures : STORES
65. Sloppy : SLIPSHOD
1. Religious conflicts : JIHADS
2. Shut : UNOPEN
3. Digress : RAMBLE
4. Copy : APE
5. Family member : SIS
6. Cut : SNIP
7. Metrical stress, in poetry : ICTUS
8. Arrive, officially : CHECKIN
9. Go along with : ACCEPT
10. Male guinea pigs : BOARS
11. Some utils. : RRS
12. Finally : ATTHEEND
13. Fine : DELICATE
14. Heir raiser? : EXECUTOR
21. Lover's request : KISSME
24. Idahos : TATERS
25. Get___out of : AKICK
29. As previously : YET
31. Corn flour : PINOLE
33. Meteorological indicator : ISOBAR
34. Showed impatience, as a horse : PAWED
35. Credits : ASCRIBES
36. Most striking : SHOWIEST
37. Enter en masse : PILEINTO
39. Saison d'___ : ETE
42. Strait : NARROWS
44. Land depressions : SWALES
46. Greek provincial governor : EPARCH
47. "Night of the Living Dead" director : ROMERO
48. Put away : STOWED
50. Fall off : ABATE
51. Trouble-maker : DEVIL
55. 60's group Dino,___& Billy : DESI
58. Needlefish : GAR
60. Handle the orders (for) : REP
61. Court figures, for short : DAS

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