New York Times, Thursday, January 6, 1994

Author: Arthur W. Palmer
Editor: Will Shortz
Arthur W. Palmer
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {KQVWXYZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 39 for Mr. Palmer. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1994, The New York Times
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1. Not piquant : BLAH
5. Israelite at the conquest of Canaan : CALEB
10. Fortune's partner : FAME
14. Rustic : RUBE
15. More than fubsy : OBESE
16. Part of an ete : JUIN
17. About 17 million square miles : ASIA
18. Get even, in a way : REACT
19. Germany's Oscar : OTTO
20. Start of an adage : THEDOGTHATTROTS
23. Infamous Ugandan : IDI
24. "The Third Man" director : REED
25. Subservient : TAMED
28. Mash : PAP
30. Computer code : ASCII
34. Son of Hera : ARES
35. Type of window : DORMER
37. Mason's aid : HOD
38. Cornishman : CELT
39. Web-footed animal : OTTER
40. Use a whetstone : HONE
41. Four-time Japanese P.M. : ITO
42. Mugs : STEINS
43. Tag words : ASIS
44. Tithing : TENTH
46. ABC, for short : NET
47. Making a stand? : ERECT
48. 1905 Secretary of State : ROOT
50. Shoshone : UTE
51. End of the adage : ABOUTFINDSABONE
59. Word with fire or no : SALE
60. Paris official : MAIRE
61. Pop singer Burdon : ERIC
62. Some charts : PIES
63. Essence : ATTAR
64. Late-night star : LENO
65. Fly ash : SOOT
66. Some homes : NESTS
67. Crackpot : LOON
1. Prankster : BRAT
2. Rummy : LUSH
3. Anne Nichols stage hero : ABIE
4. Exciting to the max : HEADIEST
5. Welsh dog : CORGI
6. Incite : ABET
7. Wife of Jacob : LEAH
8. Steep slope : ESCARPMENT
9. Actress Davis : BETTE
10. Oslo and others : FJORDS
11. Taurus or Aries, e.g. : AUTO
12. Paw : MITT
13. Western Electric founder _____ Barton : ENOS
21. Preternatural : ODD
22. Binge : TEAR
25. Wordless : TACIT
26. Alpine feature : ARETE
27. Item in a patch : MELON
28. Make powerful : POTENTIATE
29. Big-band name : ARTIE
31. X'd : CHOSE
32. Type of column : IONIC
33. Words of explanation : IDEST
35. "i" piece? : DOT
36. Oral stumbles : ERS
40. Wood hyacinth : HAREBELL
42. Type of gun : SHOT
45. Like best friends : TRUEST
47. Theta preceder : ETA
49. Isle_____ : OFMAN
50. Patrons : USERS
51. Indiana Jones perils : ASPS
52. Actor Scott : BAIO
53. Stick in the fridge? : OLEO
54. Tiny imperfections : NITS
55. "Darn it all!" : DRAT
56. Nabisco product : OREO
57. El _____ : NINO
58. Coll. course : ECON

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