New York Times, Saturday, October 12, 1996

Author: R. Norris
Editor: Will Shortz
Rich Norris
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 31 Missing: {FV} This is puzzle # 45 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1996, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Chop phenomenon : WHITECAP
9. South American prairie : PAMPA
14. Deli order : HAMONRYE
15. 1983 N.B.A. champs : SIXERS
16. Satellites : ORBITERS
17. Folds paper, as for packing : QUIRES
18. Eight-time Norris Trophy winner : ORR
19. Candy : SWEETS
21. Curtain-parting time : ACTI
22. Show petulance : POUT
24. Actor Erwin : STU
25. Binds : GLUES
26. Is nervous : SWEATS
29. Ship built from trees on Pelion : ARGO
31. Cable inits. : TNT
32. Track feature : CROSSTIE
34. Suffix with expert : ISE
35. Marquis de Sade novel : JUSTINE
38. Caught, in a way : LASSOED
40. Galoot : APE
41. Salad ingredient : PIMIENTO
43. Green target : PIN
44. Cafe cooler : LAIT
45. Overthrow : TOPPLE
49. "You ___ both!" : ANDME
51. ___ Hay (Israeli memorial) : TEL
53. Mare's-nest : HOAX
54. G.O.P. elephant's creator : NAST
55. Actress Lee : REMICK
58. Rockies zone: Abbr. : MST
59. Beethoven's "___ Variations" : EROICA
61. Swamp : INUNDATE
63. Blurred : SMUDGY
64. Took dead aim : ZEROEDIN
65. These, in Toledo : ESTAS
66. Lined up : ENDTOEND
1. Expresses jubilance : WHOOPS
2. Anguish : HARROW
3. Stain : IMBRUE
4. French pronoun : TOI
5. Tolkien tree giants : ENTS
6. Deckhands : CREW
7. English romance writer Ruby : AYRES
8. They're tender in una tienda : PESETAS
9. More, in music : PIU
10. Kind of symmetry : AXIAL
11. 1936 John Barrymore role : MERCUTIO
12. Cover : PRETENSE
13. Opposite of frustrated : ASSISTED
15. Geometric figs. : SQS
20. Chocolate treat : TURTLE
23. Miss Manners subject : TACT
25. Seeks advice from : GOESTO
27. Quite a hit : TRIPLE
28. The merry widow in "The Merry Widow" : SONIA
30. Edna Ferber work : GIANT
33. Arab, e.g. : SEMITE
35. Kind of beetle : JAPANESE
36. Like an angry mob : UPINARMS
37. Posts : SENDSOUT
39. Certain high schooler, for short : SOPH
42. List : ITEMIZE
46. Perfumed ointment : POMADE
47. Like some inventory, for accounting purposes : LASTIN
48. Offer : EXTEND
50. Peak of ancient Troy : MTIDA
52. Tablecloths, e.g. : LINEN
55. Light line : RAY
56. Kind of cheese : CURD
57. Clove hitch, e.g. : KNOT
60. Light wts. : CGS
62. ___ volente : DEO

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