New York Times, Thursday, October 10, 1996

Author: D. J. Kahn
Editor: Will Shortz
David J. Kahn
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQVZ} This is puzzle # 21 for Mr. Kahn. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1996, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Tobacco pipe : BRIAR
6. Emulate Lorelei : TEMPT
11. Platters, now : CDS
14. "Help!" co-star : RINGO
15. Keep ___ to the ground : ANEAR
16. Circus exclamation : AAH
17. "Where's my watch?" asked Captain Hook ___ : OFFHANDEDLY
19. Nautical chain : TYE
20. Burning : AFLAME
21. Buffalo area : UPSTATE
23. Actor Gulager : CLU
24. 1955 Kentucky Derby winner : SWAPS
27. Wyoming peak : TETON
28. Prefix with -gram : HEXA
30. Penpoint style : BROAD
32. Emaciated : BONY
33. Toast : SKOAL
35. Old toothpaste brand : IPANA
37. "Get lost, Toto!" shouted the Tin Man ___ : HEARTLESSLY
39. Stop by unexpectedly : POPIN
40. 1961 Heston role : ELCID
41. TV detective Houston : MATT
42. Start of a fast break, often : STEAL
44. "Like ___ not..." : ITOR
48. Circular : ORBIC
50. "It's ___ in the face" : ASLAP
52. Soul, in St.-Lo : AME
53. Summons, e.g. : PROCESS
55. Straightened (out) : IRONED
57. Snaps : PIX
58. "I'm a beauty," said Venus de Milo ___ : DISARMINGLY
61. Like big shoes to fill? : EEE
62. Designer Simpson : ADELE
63. Donnybrook : MELEE
64. Giants make them, briefly : TDS
65. "Chill!" : RELAX
66. Inge contemporary : ODETS
1. Open up, in a way : BROACH
2. Turn hastily : RIFFLE
3. Continuous arrival : INFLUX
4. Foreign title of honor : AGHA
5. Goes without purpose : ROAMS
6. Bit : TAD
7. Dir. heading : ENE
8. One beheaded by Perseus : MEDUSA
9. Insect's sense organ : PALP
10. "Romeo and Juliet" event : TRYST
11. Trancelike state : CATATONY
12. ___ 500 : DAYTONA
13. Lustrous : SHEENY
18. Nursery arrivals : NEWBORNS
22. "Tosca" soprano : TEBALDI
25. Smell ___ : ARAT
26. Roper subjects : POLLEES
29. Germfree : ASEPTIC
31. Deny : DISCLAIM
34. Trombonist Winding : KAI
36. ___ phenomena : PSI
37. Steam rooms : HOTBOXES
38. Mideast flier : ELAL
39. Deflected, as a question : PARRIED
41. Child : MOPPET
43. Cordlike ornament : TASSEL
45. Hair problem : TANGLE
46. Diner order : OMELET
47. Goes back to brunette, e.g. : REDYES
49. Durable wood : CEDAR
51. Ensemble's leading part : PRIMO
54. Team : SIDE
56. Like a line : ONED
59. In the manner of : ALA
60. Popular name for a dog : REX

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