New York Times, Thursday, October 17, 1996

Author: J. R. Conrad
Editor: Will Shortz
John R. Conrad
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 40 Missing: {FJQXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 4 for Mr. Conrad. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Roman sun god : SOL
4. Neighbor of Montenegro : BOSNIA
10. Disparaging comments : BAHS
14. Start of a quip : THEPUREAND
16. Green concern: Abbr. : ECOL
17. Unite : AMALGAMATE
18. Freedom fighter, for short? : ACLU
19. Pilot's instrument : GYRO
20. Disney Store item : CEL
21. Gridiron opener : TOSS
22. Quip, part 2 : SIMPLETRUTH
26. R.N.'s service : TLC
29. Alphabet trio : CDE
30. ___ Tin Tin : RIN
31. Narrow inlet : RIA
32. Mathematician Turing : ALAN
34. Gaping grin : RICTUS
37. Quip, part 3 : ISRARELYPUREAND
40. Hyperactive ones : MANICS
41. Remedy : CURE
42. TV host Peeples : NIA
43. Quebec's ___ d'Orleans : ILE
44. Sudden flight : LAM
45. "How sad" : TSK
46. End of the quip : NEVERSIMPLE
51. Trail : ODOR
52. Psychic Geller : URI
53. Part of the eye : UVEA
57. ___ Beach, Fla. : VERO
58. Not worth ___ : MENTIONING
62. Word in a spiritual : AMEN
63. Author of the quip : OSCARWILDE
64. Lip : SASS
65. Do a longshoreman's job : STEEVE
66. Alpine road feature : ESS
1. Alone : STAG
2. "Goodness gracious!" : OHMY
3. Shakespeare's "very foolish fond old man" : LEAR
4. Hidden mike : BUG
5. "___ pro nobis" (Latin motto) : ORA
6. Academic period: Abbr. : SEM
7. Kweisi Mfume's org. : NAACP
8. Pentium chip maker : INTEL
9. "Die Fledermaus" maid : ADELE
10. Dante's beloved : BEATRICE
11. Figurehead? : ACCOUNTANT
12. "The Planets" composer : HOLST
13. Illegal political money : SLUSH
15. Arafat's org. : PLO
22. Less available : SCARCER
23. Cools one's heels : IDLES
24. Grist : MEAL
25. Roman galley : TRIREME
26. Neat : TRIM
27. Actress Bonet : LISA
28. Dangerous dinosaurs : CARNIVORES
33. Big Apple inits. : NYC
34. Farmerish : RURAL
35. Les Etats-___ : UNIS
36. Neb. neighbor : SDAK
38. Airplane wing flaps : AILERONS
39. Part of an orange : PULP
46. Some salmon : NOVAS
47. Swelling : EDEMA
48. Ring heavyweights : SUMOS
49. "___ my case!" : IREST
50. Kind of pie : MINCE
53. Prefix with valence : UNI
54. Repulsive : VILE
55. Loose parts : ENDS
56. Eons : AGES
59. ___ kwon do : TAE
60. Journalist Kupcinet : IRV
61. Have bills : OWE

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