New York Times, Friday, October 4, 1996

Author: M. Ashwood-Smith
Editor: Will Shortz
Martin Ashwood-Smith
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 32 Missing: {JKW} Spans: 6, (1 triple stack) This is puzzle # 13 for Mr. Ashwood-Smith. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1996, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Belvedere, for one : CIGAR
6. Relief work? : EMBOSSING
15. Part of the stratosphere : OZONE
16. Hope/Crosby film of 1947 : ROADTORIO
17. Yuppie's salary, perhaps : SEVENTYTHOUSAND
19. Olympian: Abbr. : ATH
20. Herculean : HARD
21. Besides : TOO
22. Taper? : VCR
24. "...___ saw Elba" : EREI
26. Emulate the birds and the bees : NEST
27. Fight (for) : VIE
28. Good buddy : CBER
29. Lee side? : CSA
31. Practically still : ASQUIETASAMOUSE
37. Alpinist : MOUNTAINCLIMBER
38. Sales : PRICEREDUCTIONS
39. ___ Enterprise : USS
40. Fire exit? : FLUE
41. Suffix with fruit names : ADE
42. Like some political support : SOFT
45. Gala affair : BALL
46. Martians and Venusians : ETS
47. ___-Magnon : CRO
48. Peeved, after "in" : APET
50. Nafta signatory : USA
52. Like 501 to 502? : ACROSSTHESTREET
58. Raked over the coals : LAMBASTED
59. Tickle pink : ELATE
60. Ones going along : ASSENTERS
61. Test-tube glass : PYREX
1. Business orgs. : COS
2. Hospital addition : IZE
3. Pete Wilson, e.g. : GOV
4. Have ___ miss : ANEAR
5. Flat rate? : RENT
6. Suffix with boot : ERY
7. Folks : MOTHERANDFATHER
8. Faith developed in Iran : BAHAI
9. Redolence : ODOR
10. Gambler's game : STUD
11. Message in a bottle? : SOS
12. Steamed : IRATE
13. Children in an escuela : NINOS
14. Theatrical title character who's never seen : GODOT
18. Chicago team : THEBEARS
22. Sunshade : VISOR
23. Which: Fr. : CEQUI
25. Do another hitch : RETIE
26. Biblical mother from Bethlehem : NAOMI
27. Improvise : VAMP
28. Commends : CITES
29. Academic subject whose name means "pebble" : CALCULUS
30. Slug, old-style : SMITE
32. In one piece : UNCUT
33. Row : SCULL
34. Wolf pack member : UBOAT
35. Posts : SENDS
36. European language : ERSE
42. Big name in opera : SCALA
43. They put on a whale of a show : ORCAS
44. Government paperwork : FORMS
45. She played Jezebel, 1938 : BETTE
46. At cock's crow : EARLY
48. "___ example ..." : ASAN
49. "Hey you!" : PSST
51. Put one's foot down : STEP
53. Award for a lord?: Abbr. : OBE
54. Both Begleys : EDS
55. Mr. Potato Head item : EAR
56. Angers season : ETE
57. Wild West moniker : TEX

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