New York Times, Monday, January 15, 1996

Author: Gregory E. Paul
Editor: Will Shortz
Gregory E. Paul
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQXYZ} This is puzzle # 26 for Mr. Paul. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Grizzlies : BEARS
6. Tennyson, e.g. : POET
10. Mrs. Chaplin : OONA
14. Dragon of puppetry : OLLIE
15. Up to the task : ABLE
16. Caspian Sea feeder : URAL
17. Put all one's eggs in one basket : GOFORBROKE
19. "Cheerio!" : TATA
20. A.P. rival : UPI
21. Cracker spread : PATE
22. Pan coating : TEFLON
24. Cassandra, e.g. : SEERESS
26. Crooner Perry : COMO
27. One: Fr. : UNE
28. Drench : SATURATE
32. Senator Lott : TRENT
35. Nursery cry : MAMA
36. Unspecified shape : BLOB
37. 50/50 shape : HALF
38. Star in Orion : RIGEL
39. Moon goddess : LUNA
40. Guthrie of folk : ARLO
41. Mideast carrier : ELAL
42. Part of NOW : WOMEN
43. Almost a pin, in wrestling : NEARFALL
45. Box office window letters : SRO
46. Detective's job : CASE
47. Masters champion Craig : STADLER
51. Silverware tray compartment : SPOONS
54. Ugandan tyrant : AMIN
55. Comedian Philips : EMO
56. Sportscaster Albert : MARV
57. Available : UPFORGRABS
60. Formerly : ONCE
61. Safari sound : ROAR
62. Flood control embankment : LEVEE
63. First or reverse, e.g. : GEAR
64. To be, in Toulon : ETRE
65. Tinker-Chance middleman : EVERS
1. Phony : BOGUS
2. Emulate Romeo and Juliet : ELOPE
3. 1966 Michael Caine film : ALFIE
4. Orinoco, e.g. : RIO
5. Garden of Eden dweller : SERPENT
6. Labor's partner : PARTS
7. Cousin of the bassoon : OBOE
8. Antlered animal : ELK
9. Go on the wagon : TEETOTAL
10. Revengeful : OUTFORBLOOD
11. Spoken : ORAL
12. 1949 alliance : NATO
13. Novelist Paton : ALAN
18. Military HQ : BASE
23. Down Under bird : EMU
25. Seek safety : RUNFORCOVER
26. Bedouin's transport : CAMEL
28. Katey of "Married...With Children" : SAGAL
29. Grad : ALUM
30. "At the sound of the _____ ..." : TONE
31. Israel's Abba : EBAN
32. Comparison word : THAN
33. Scarce : RARE
34. Music's Fitzgerald : ELLA
35. Choreographer Agnes de _____ : MILLE
38. Give comforting words to : REASSURE
42. Argue : WRANGLE
44. Ceiling fixture : FAN
45. Mix : STIR
47. Round-the-campfire treat : SMORE
48. Skedaddle : LEAVE
49. Hot coal : EMBER
50. Valentine's Day bouquet : ROSES
51. Health hazard : SMOG
52. Window section : PANE
53. "Jaws" boat : ORCA
54. From a distance : AFAR
58. Flower holder : POT
59. Title for Jesse Jackson: Abbr. : REV

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