New York Times, Wednesday, January 18, 1995

Author: Wayne Robert Williams
Editor: Will Shortz
Wayne Robert Williams
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQX} This is puzzle # 16 for Mr. Williams. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. TV interruptions : ADS
4. Support crew : STAFF
9. Tough : MACHO
14. Little 'un : TOT
15. Instrument played sitting down : CELLO
16. A Kennedy : ETHEL
17. Singular 1960 musical? : BYEBIRDIE
19. Vacation destination : SHORE
20. Toward shelter : ALEE
21. Grub : EATS
22. Dispositions : MOODS
23. Game of love : TENNIS
25. Those not listed : REST
26. Singular celebrity? : ZSAGABOR
30. Tight spot : RUB
33. Longfellow character : ALDEN
36. Way to go : ROAD
37. Task for Holmes : CASE
38. Get on : MOUNT
39. Misreckon : ERR
40. Balked : SHIED
41. Salinger dedicatee : ESME
42. Overrule : VETO
43. Deck or dock workers : HANDS
44. Whippoorwill's bill : NEB
45. Singular club performer? : GODANCER
47. Knowledgeable about : UPON
49. Not quite : ALMOST
53. Walloping winds : GALES
55. Wagon train direction : WEST
58. Mr. Rubik : ERNO
59. Muezzin's God : ALLAH
60. Singular cheer? : HIPHURRAY
62. Grave marker : STELE
63. Pisces follower : ARIES
64. Alibi guy : IKE
65. Church plate : PATEN
66. Aquarium fish : TETRA
67. Composer Rorem : NED
1. Ready to swing : ATBAT
2. "Charlie's Angels" co-star : DOYLE
3. "Skittle Players" painter : STEEN
4. _____-fi : SCI
5. Actress Wright of "Mrs. Miniver" : TERESA
6. Soprano Frances : ALDA
7. Move like a butterfly : FLIT
8. Opposing sides : FOES
9. Hypnotism pioneer : MESMER
10. Partner of Porthos : ATHOS
11. Singular Christmas toy? : CHOOTRAIN
12. Stampeding group : HERD
13. Ring cheers : OLES
18. DDT ingredient : BENZENE
24. Gershwin's "_____ It a Pity?" : ISNT
25. Five-and-a-half yards : ROD
27. Love of money : GREED
28. It helps circulation : AORTA
29. Münchhausen, e.g. : BARON
31. Played for a sucker : USED
32. Cots and cradles : BEDS
33. "So be it" : AMEN
34. Mislay : LOSE
35. Singular slug? : DUMBULLET
37. Smoothie : CHARMER
40. Cartoonist Silverstein : SHEL
42. "Das Lied _____ der Erde" : VON
45. "Land o' _____!" : GOSHEN
46. "Death Comes for the Archbishop" author : CATHER
48. Rembrandt, the painter : PEALE
50. Senator Hatch : ORRIN
51. Hisser : SNAKE
52. Played (with) : TOYED
53. Last breath : GASP
54. Neighbor of B.C. : ALTA
55. "Huh?" : WHAT
56. The old sod : EIRE
57. Roasting device : SPIT
61. Olympics chant : USA

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