New York Times, Wednesday, October 16, 1996

Author: B. Gordon
Editor: Will Shortz
Bernice Gordon
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JKWXZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 134 for Ms. Gordon. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1996, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Hertz rival : AVIS
5. Rug fiber : SISAL
10. "Walk Like ___" (1963 hit) : AMAN
14. Lincoln or Madison : CITY
15. Gay refrain : TRALA
16. Olympic vehicle : LUGE
17. Tied : EVEN
18. Single-celled organism : MONAD
19. Item in a carpenter's kit : TNUT
20. FRIENDS : DAMONANDPYTHIAS
23. Plays (around with) : PALS
24. Co., in Cannes : CIE
25. Collect $200, in Monopoly : PASSGO
28. Elizabeth's sister : MARGARET
33. Foil's kin : EPEE
34. Mother of Perseus : DANAE
35. Devoured : ATE
36. ROMANS : CAESARANDBRUTUS
40. Scrap for Fido : ORT
41. Hunter's lure : DECOY
42. Director Jordan : NEIL
43. Brief stay : STOPOVER
45. Ukrainian port : ODESSA
47. Zoo attraction : APE
48. Desert Storm target : IRAQ
49. COUNTRYMEN : FLATTANDSCRUGGS
57. Hideout : LAIR
58. Dog walker's need : LEASH
59. 51-Down highlight : ARIA
60. Reverse, as damage : UNDO
61. World-weary feeling : ENNUI
62. Easter flower : LILY
63. Noggin : BEAN
64. Removed from print : DELED
65. Resorts, of sorts : SPAS
1. Completed effortlessly : ACED
2. Cheer for Zapata : VIVA
3. Particular : ITEM
4. Summaries : SYNOPSES
5. Fortified French resort : STMALO
6. They're kept in the keep : IRONS
7. Kind of trap : SAND
8. Gain ___ on : ALAP
9. Brightly speckled crustacean : LADYCRAB
10. Tennis champ Gibson : ALTHEA
11. Pasteur portrayer Paul : MUNI
12. Water, in Oaxaca : AGUA
13. Takes home : NETS
21. Derby also-ran : NAG
22. Ty Cobb, e.g. : TIGER
25. Legendary cowboy ___ Bill : PECOS
26. To one side : APART
27. Take care of : SEETO
28. House of lords : MANOR
29. Hardy boy : ANDY
30. Is worthy of : RATES
31. Small needle cases : ETUIS
32. Unit of induction : TESLA
34. Carp's kin : DACE
37. Take in, on or up : ADOPT
38. Divulged : REVEALED
39. Peerless people? : UNEQUALS
44. Supporter of the arts : PATRON
45. Hothouse flower : ORCHID
46. Patriotic org. : DAR
48. Mint or print : ISSUE
49. Bungle : FLUB
50. Tony winner Nathan : LANE
51. Verdi opera : AIDA
52. Hawaii's state bird : NENE
53. Frontiersman Boone, informally : DANL
54. Stagehand : GRIP
55. ___ monster : GILA
56. States : SAYS

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