New York Times, Saturday, October 26, 1996

Author: D. Niles
Editor: Will Shortz
Dean Niles
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 33 Missing: {BJQXZ} This is puzzle # 10 for Mr. Niles. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1996, The New York Times
Across Down
1. A way the wind blows : LEEWARD
8. Skyscraper, e.g. : EDIFICE
15. Columbus discovery of 1493 : ANTIGUA
16. Successful detective : LOCATOR
17. Tea of fabled powers : GINSENG
18. Quintessence : EPITOME
19. Mt. Rushmore site : SDAK
20. Unschooled, as an artist : NAIVE
22. Britian's ___ Douglas-Home : ALEC
23. One who works on a horse : GYMNAST
25. It starts in Apr. : DST
26. Colorful food fish : OPAH
29. "God Save the Queen," e.g. : ANTHEM
31. Shake : TREMOR
33. Had one's ups and downs : SEESAWED
37. Home of Carthage College : KENOSHA
39. 1984 World Series winners : DETROIT
40. Threadbare excuse : OLDSTORY
42. Yellowstone range : TETONS
43. It's all the same : TEDIUM
45. Loaded : RIFE
46. Expression of comfort : AAH
49. Animals related to shrews : DESMANS
51. ___ Bator : ULAN
53. Former East German secret police : STASI
54. Rumors : TALK
58. Ancient Roman coins : DENARII
60. Composer Dvorak : ANTONIN
62. As a preferred alternative : INSTEAD
63. Heroine of Irish legend : DEIRDRE
64. Shipping channel : SEALANE
65. Movable cupboard : ARMOIRE
1. Jet effects : LAGS
2. Children's author Blyton : ENID
3. Lab item : ETNA
4. Rival of Fab : WISK
5. Personnel datum : AGE
6. Like Brie : RUNNY
7. Noted Portuguese navigator : DAGAMA
8. Chicago Loop feature : ELEVATED
9. Inside info provider : DOPESHEET
10. French place : ICI
11. ___ morgana (illusion) : FATA
12. "___ you so!" : ITOLD
13. Shows up : COMES
14. Put up : ERECT
21. They can put you up : INNS
23. Wrote anonymously : GHOSTED
24. Lab personnel : TESTERS
26. Russia's ___ Region : OREL
27. Hang fire : PEND
28. "It's ___ Unusual Day" : AMOST
30. Cuban patriot : MARTI
31. Ring decision : TKO
32. ___ ridgeback (hunting dog) : RHODESIAN
34. Canine comment : WOOF
35. German article : EINE
36. Withdrawal syndrome : DTS
38. Caribbean leader elected in 1990 : ARISTIDE
41. City on the Colorado River : YUMA
44. Dead Sea fortress : MASADA
46. Quattros : AUDIS
47. Coeur d'___, Idaho : ALENE
48. Medieval guild : HANSA
50. Certain San Franciscan : NINER
52. Abbr. In many org. names : NATL
54. Ring combatant : TORO
55. The Beatles' "___ Love Her" : ANDI
56. Transportation to N.Y.C. : LIRR
57. Spot for a scrape : KNEE
59. New Deal prog. : REA
61. Director Burton : TIM

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