New York Times, Monday, January 24, 1994

Author: Janie Lyons
Editor: Will Shortz
Janie Lyons
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 3 for Ms. Lyons. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1994, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Child's getaway : CAMP
5. Nurse's stick : SWAB
9. Malpractice target : QUACK
14. Margarine : OLEO
15. Part of a cash register : TILL
16. Sam or Tom, e.g. : UNCLE
17. Businessperson's oxymoron : WORKINGVACATION
20. Crowbar : LEVER
21. Runner Devers : GAIL
22. Sums : ADDS
23. "Get _____!" : REAL
25. Cut up : SAWN
27. Vipers : ASPS
30. Indignant person's oxymoron : NEVERAGAIN
35. Actor Erwin : STU
36. Breezy : AIRY
37. Refer (to) : ALLUDE
38. Dinner bird : CAPON
40. Command to Fido : SIC
42. Jewish dinner : SEDER
43. Mideast language : ARABIC
45. Flood survivor : NOAH
47. W.W. II grp. : RAF
48. Oxymoron for a homely person : PRETTYUGLY
50. Cheek : SASS
51. Riches' opposite : RAGS
52. Took a powder : LEFT
54. Jacob's brother : ESAU
57. Bare : NUDE
59. Speechify : ORATE
63. Coffee drinker's oxymoron : NONDAIRYCREAMER
66. Passe : DATED
67. Within: Prefix : ENTO
68. Model married to David Bowie : IMAN
69. Steeple : SPIRE
70. Slumber : REST
71. Library item : TOME
1. Monk's hood : COWL
2. Lotion ingredient : ALOE
3. Former talk-show host : MERV
4. Fireplace equipment : POKERS
5. Penn, e.g.: Abbr. : STN
6. Belly dancers : WIGGLERS
7. Edison's middle name : ALVA
8. Mathematician Pascal : BLAISE
9. Sine _____ non : QUA
10. Straighten out : UNTANGLE
11. Sarcasm : ACID
12. Dolt : CLOD
13. Barbies' mates : KENS
18. Enrage : IRE
19. Bow of silents : CLARA
24. Black bird : ANI
26. Three-time Super Bowl-winning coach : WALSH
27. Tin Pan Alley org. : ASCAP
28. One of the Beatles : STARR
29. Chrysalises : PUPAE
31. In competition : VYING
32. Lindley of "The Ropers" : AUDRA
33. Creativity : IDEAS
34. Indoor balls : NERFS
36. Writer Loos : ANITA
39. Busybody : OBTRUDER
41. Stashes : COLLECTS
44. Caesar's swans : CYGNI
46. Certain vote : AYE
49. Shylock : USURER
50. Magellan, e.g. : STRAIT
53. Lee to Grant : FOE
54. Concludes : ENDS
55. It's seen in bars : SOAP
56. Against : ANTI
58. Unit of force : DYNE
60. BB's : AMMO
61. Word after "go!" : TEAM
62. Sea eagle : ERNE
64. Humorist George : ADE
65. "Oh, darn!" : ROT

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