New York Times, Wednesday, November 23, 1994

Author: Susan Smith
Editor: Will Shortz
Susan Harrington Smith
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {FJQX} Spans: 3 This is the debut puzzle for Ms. Smith. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1994, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Big party : BASH
5. Enclose : WRAP
9. Back-of-paper news item : OBIT
13. Wrinkly fruit : UGLI
14. Kind of eye : EAGLE
16. It's in a jamb : DOOR
17. Projecting rock : CRAG
18. _____ at all costs : AVOID
19. Site in Sicily : ETNA
20. Trail-blazing black modern dancer : KATHERINEDUNHAM
23. A bean : SOY
24. Cloth measures: Abbr. : YDS
25. Architectural projection : APSIS
28. Cookbook abbr. : TSP
31. One of the three D's : DEPTH
35. Director Fritz : LANG
36. Stored fodder : SILAGE
38. _____ v. Wade : ROE
39. First black poet to win a Pulitzer Prize : GWENDOLYNBROOKS
42. Santa _____ : ANA
43. Some singing groups : OCTETS
44. Utilities : USES
45. Gravelly glacial ridge : ESKER
47. H.S. big shots : SRS
48. Songwriter Jule : STYNE
49. Former President of Pakistan : ZIA
51. "Mayday!" : SOS
52. Legendary black folk singer and composer : ELIZABETHCOTTEN
61. Costa _____ : RICA
62. Remove : CLEAR
63. Mr. Guthrie : ARLO
64. ______ about (time phrase) : ONOR
65. Political party offering : SLATE
66. Sound of waves : ROAR
67. Novelist George : SAND
68. Court hero : ASHE
69. O'Brien or Ferber : EDNA
1. Resist obstinately : BUCK
2. Taj Mahal city : AGRA
3. Blind part : SLAT
4. Discreet warning : HIGHSIGN
5. Bone-tired : WEARY
6. Sitarist Shankar : RAVI
7. Stravinsky ballet : AGON
8. Ballet movement : PLIE
9. Danish city : ODENSE
10. One and the other : BOTH
11. Scottish abbey site : IONA
12. Streetcar : TRAM
15. Christian Science founder : EDDY
21. Dawn goddess : EOS
22. Milk container : UDDER
25. Pond film : ALGAE
26. Future queens? : PAWNS
27. Weasel : SNEAK
28. Jousts : TILTS
29. More cunning : SLYER
30. Dog breaths : PANTS
32. Dull : PROSY
33. Memento : TOKEN
34. "Magister Ludi" novelist : HESSE
36. Leftist political label: Abbr. : SOC
37. Literary monogram : GBS
40. Andrea _____ (ill-fated liner) : DORIA
41. Win a "no blinking" contest : OUTSTARE
46. Boxer Charles : EZZARD
48. _____ Canals : SOO
50. Fundamentals : ABCS
51. Rock debris : SCREE
52. Libido : EROS
53. Film director Wertmuller : LINA
54. Sacred image : ICON
55. Raines of 40's films : ELLA
56. Afternoon gatherings : TEAS
57. Biblical verb : HATH
58. Trampled : TROD
59. Dash : ELAN
60. _____ Barnacle (Mrs. James Joyce) : NORA

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