New York Times, Saturday, October 19, 1996

Author: G. Petgrave
Editor: Will Shortz
Glenton Petgrave
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 29 Missing: {FJQWX} This is puzzle # 6 for Mr. Petgrave. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1996, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Dash : SPATTER
8. Landscaper's tools : EDGERS
14. Acquisition : PURCHASE
15. Site of the world's first subway : LONDON
16. Kind of carriage : ONEHORSE
17. Artificial channel : SLUICE
18. Winner of seven Emmys : ASNER
19. Photographer Adams : ANSEL
21. Start of many poem titles : TOA
22. Country or its largest lake : CHAD
23. Bulfinch topic : MYTH
24. Kind of radio or wave : SHOCK
26. Angel's prayer : HIT
27. Milk protein : CASEIN
29. "Plan 9 From Outer Space" alien : EROS
30. Pave the way for : ENABLE
32. Time on the throne : REIGN
34. Drummer's activity : SELLING
36. Milk-yielding plants : DAIRIES
40. In two : APART
42. By and large : MAINLY
43. Word in some French restaurant names : CHEZ
46. Grow more intense : DEEPEN
48. Kind of mother : DEN
49. Forced to go : HALED
51. Sound like an ass : BRAY
52. Baryshnikov's birthplace : RIGA
53. Brink : EVE
54. Winner of 18 majors : EVERT
56. Sports show finale, perhaps : RECAP
57. Gorge : RAVINE
59. Smith and wright : ARTISANS
61. Disquiet : UNEASE
62. Win over : CONVINCE
63. Outstanding : BANNER
64. Understanding : ENTENTE
1. Cheer : SUNSHINE
2. Like some care : PRENATAL
3. Felt (for) : ACHED
4. Mjolnir's wielder : THOR
5. Blacken : TAR
6. Bacon pieces : ESSAYS
7. Take part in again : REENTER
8. Besides that : ELSE
9. Runyon characters : DOLLS
10. Veldt grazer : GNU
11. Tina Brown, for one : EDITOR
12. Highly ornate : ROCOCO
13. Casual footwear : SNEAKS
14. Uses court bouillon, in cooking : POACHES
20. Started : SHIED
23. Frenzied follower : MAENAD
25. Painter Rousseau : HENRI
27. Movie excerpt : CLIP
28. Niger's capital : NIAMEY
31. Horse marking : BLAZE
33. Sculptor ___ Lorenzo Bernini : GIAN
35. Helldiver : GREBE
37. Sign or symptom : INDICANT
38. Chic : ELEGANCE
39. Neurotransmitter's route : SYNAPSE
41. John O'Hara's "From the ___" : TERRACE
43. Innocent : CHERUB
44. Where Ponce de Leon died : HAVANA
45. News hour : ELEVEN
47. Regular : PATRON
50. Not very swift : DENSE
52. Amber, e.g. : RESIN
55. Shift course : VEER
56. Gauche introduction? : RIVE
58. Publisher Ballantine : IAN
60. Amatol ingredient : TNT

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