New York Times, Tuesday, January 30, 1996

Author: M. Skolsky
Editor: Will Shortz
Mark Elliot Skolsky
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQZ} Spans: 2 This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Skolsky. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1996, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Five-time Socialist candidate : DEBS
5. Florida city : OCALA
10. Man, e.g. : ISLE
14. Perry's creator : ERLE
15. Tomato, technically : FRUIT
16. LSD : ACID
17. Olympic endeavor : GOINGFORTHEGOLD
20. Nicholas and Alexander : TSARS
21. As well : TOBOOT
22. Please, overseas : BITTE
23. Enola Gay payload : ABOMB
25. Actress Carrere : TIA
27. Eagle on a par 3 : ACE
28. TV's Dr. Frasier___ : CRANE
29. Lane's partner : KENT
30. 490 B.C. battle site : MARATHON
33. Garbage boat : BARGE
34. Brawling : GOINGATIT
37. Surgical device : LASER
40. Kind of indicator : ECONOMIC
44. Longtime fraternal order : ELKS
45. Lyndon's '64 opponent : BARRY
47. Palindromic songstress : ONO
48. Age at which to get a chariot license? : XVI
49. Analyze grammatically : PARSE
50. High up : ALOFT
52. Protect, as in a museum : ENCASE
54. Sports center : ARENA
55. Premiere of 12/15/39 : GONEWITHTHEWIND
59. Ran in the wash : BLED
60. Jurist Salmon P.___ : CHASE
61. Analogy words : ISTO
62. Father : SIRE
63. Northwestern capital : SALEM
64. 1929 hit "___Funny That Way" : SHES
1. B.A. or Ph.D. : DEG
2. Blue literature : EROTICA
3. Scorch : BLISTER
4. French assembly : SENAT
5. Liquidates : OFFS
6. ___-Magnon : CRO
7. Gold: Prefix : AUR
8. Electronics giant___Industries : LITTON
9. In : ATHOME
10. Shakespearean villain : IAGO
11. Moped : SCOOTER
12. Light and rhythmic, as a song : LILTING
13. Actor Kookie Byrnes : EDD
18. Coll. sr.'s test : GRE
19. Decline : EBB
22. "Batman" sound : BAM
23. Elvis___Presley : ARON
24. Sausages, in England : BANGERS
26. Chowed down : ATE
28. T'ai___ch'uan : CHI
29. The Green Hornet's sidekick : KATO
31. Long time : AGES
32. Craggy hill : TOR
33. Farm container : BIN
35. Farm unit : ACRE
36. Trifle : TOY
37. Law, to Livy : LEX
38. Air cells : ALVEOLI
39. Noted American behaviorist : SKINNER
41. Fickle : MOONISH
42. Spanish prince : INFANTE
43. Army bed : COT
45. A B C's : BASICS
46. Queen of Soul : ARETHA
49. Feline foot : PAW
50. "___you kidding?" : ARE
51. Clark's fellow explorer : LEWIS
53. Yield : CEDE
54. "Excuse me..." : AHEM
55. Literary monogram : GBS
56. Fictional supercomputer : HAL
57. Lao-___ : TSE
58. Hairstyles : DOS

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