New York Times, Thursday, November 25, 1993

Author: Joy L. Wouk
Editor: Will Shortz
Joy L. Wouk
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {BJQXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 125 for Ms. Wouk. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Snake with a nasty bite : ASP
4. Snide : CATTY
9. Doggone pest? : FLEA
13. Rung : STEP
15. Sap sucker : APHID
16. Galley propellers : OARS
17. Tight closure : SEAL
18. Bulls and Bears, e.g. : TEAMS
19. Abdul-Jabbar's alma mater : UCLA
20. Slippery : EELY
21. "Cubist" Rubik : ERNO
22. Nixon's infamous '72 org. : CREEP
23. Aftershock : TREMOR
25. Poisonous Asian snake : KRAIT
27. Some General Motors cars : OPELS
29. Flower named for a Swedish botanist : DAHLIA
33. Freighters' delays : DEMURRAGES
37. Gull's cousin : TERN
38. Friendship : AMITY
39. Disencumber : RID
40. Oncoming : AHEAD
41. Well-off : RICH
42. "And then..." stories : ADVENTURES
44. "Light" ammunition? : TRACER
46. "...bombs bursting _____" : INAIR
47. _____ a million : ONEIN
49. Nag : PESTER
53. Easily split rock : SHALE
56. Eye : OGLE
58. Unsavory bar : DIVE
59. It can be a stretch : LIMO
60. Witch's home : ENDOR
61. First name in cookies : AMOS
62. Astronaut Shepard : ALAN
63. Radio hostess Hansen : LIANE
64. Harness fitting : YOKE
65. Award for "Kiss of the Spider Woman" : TONY
66. Hen, perhaps : LAYER
67. Just in : NEW
1. Figure in black? : ASSET
2. Guide : STEER
3. Painter Charles Willson _____ : PEALE
4. Party provider : CATERER
5. Mimic : APER
6. November 25, this year : THANKSGIVINGDAY
7. Indonesian island : TIMOR
8. Football gains: Abbr. : YDS
9. Date for 6-down : FOURTHTHURSDAY
10. Doily material : LACE
11. First name in detective fiction : ERLE
12. Immediately : ASAP
14. Site of the first 6-down : PLYMOUTHCOLONY
22. O.S.S. successor : CIA
24. Grand Ole _____ : OPRY
26. Plugs, of a sort : ADS
28. Hog fat : LARD
30. Lecherous look : LEER
31. "Dies _____" : IRAE
32. No ifs, _____ ... : ANDS
33. Bull's-eye hitter : DART
34. Abu Dhabi V.I.P. : EMIR
35. Isinglass : MICA
36. Churchill successor : EDEN
40. End in _____ (draw) : ATIE
42. "We _____ not amused" : ARE
43. Officer in charge of the king's table linen : NAPERER
45. Wind dir. : ENE
48. Ancient land on the Aegean : IONIA
50. "_____ of Athens" : TIMON
51. Bring out : EVOKE
52. Fix stitching : RESEW
53. Louver : SLAT
54. Hawaiian port : HILO
55. "That's one small step for _____ ..." : AMAN
57. Solitary : LONE
60. Building wing : ELL

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