New York Times, Tuesday, October 15, 1996

Author: G. E. Paul
Editor: Will Shortz
Gregory E. Paul
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {FJQXZ} This is puzzle # 39 for Mr. Paul. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1996, The New York Times
Across Down
1. ___ au rhum (cake with a punch) : BABA
5. Mrs. Copperfield : DORA
9. Action-film highlight : CHASE
14. Friend in battle : ALLY
15. Dutch export : EDAM
16. Actress Berry : HALLE
17. Claim on property : LIEN
18. Variable star : NOVA
19. To no ___ (useless) : AVAIL
20. Halibut's home : SEA
21. "Sultans of Swing" Top 40 group : DIRESTRAITS
23. Turkey's capital : ANKARA
25. Billboard : SIGN
26. Semi : HAULER
29. Snoopy, for one : BEAGLE
33. Assail, as the ramparts : STORM
35. Taxi's ticker : METER
37. Like steak tartare : RAW
38. It may be bloodless : COUP
39. Restrict : LIMIT
40. Refer to : CITE
41. Neighbor of Hung. : AUS
42. Three-dimensional figure : SOLID
43. Mayberry gas station attendant : GOMER
44. Compact : TREATY
46. Intense fear : TERROR
48. Waikiki Beach bash : LUAU
50. Former Gretzky team : OILERS
53. Large marsh near Virginia Beach : DISMALSWAMP
58. Prepare to fire : AIM
59. Blood of the gods : ICHOR
60. Israeli dance : HORA
61. Lhasa ___ : APSO
62. Perch : ROOST
63. Moran of "Happy Days" : ERIN
64. Calendar unit : WEEK
65. Speed units at sea : KNOTS
66. Riverfront Stadium players : REDS
67. Fish-eating eagle : ERNE
1. Model airplane wood : BALSA
2. Mork, e.g. : ALIEN
3. Charles Dickens novel : BLEAKHOUSE
4. Author Rand : AYN
5. Disbelief : DENIAL
6. Scent : ODOR
7. Five-star review : RAVE
8. Accumulate : AMASS
9. Steed : CHARGER
10. Chief port of the West Indies : HAVANA
11. Jai ___ : ALAI
12. Buttonhole, essentially : SLIT
13. Lampreys : EELS
21. Tap rhythmically : DRUM
22. Home of the 61-Across : TIBET
24. Seniors' PAC : AARP
27. Olympic runner Zatopek : EMIL
28. Send in payment : REMIT
30. Scythe carrier : GRIMREAPER
31. Past due : LATE
32. Water pitcher : EWER
33. Sing like Ella : SCAT
34. Sightseeing trip : TOUR
36. Bay of Fundy feature : TIDE
39. True : LOYAL
40. Groovy, updated : COOL
42. English royal family : STUARTS
43. Clutch : GRIP
45. Nearly : ALMOST
47. Caesar's subjects : ROMANS
49. Wedding attendant : USHER
51. Gotten up : RISEN
52. Cure, in a way : SMOKE
53. Actor Bogarde : DIRK
54. Computer screen image : ICON
55. "Beat it!" : SHOO
56. Had on : WORE
57. Parched : ARID
61. Reverence : AWE

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