New York Times, Tuesday, November 26, 1996

Author: S. Spadaccini
Editor: Will Shortz
Stephanie Spadaccini
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 42 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 20 for Ms. Spadaccini. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Half a school yr. : SEM
4. Part of CD : DISC
8. Brings home : EARNS
13. "American Gigolo" actor : GERE
14. Capri, e.g. : ISLE
15. German sub : UBOAT
16. Halo : AURA
17. "Coming of Age in Samoa" author : MEAD
18. Tycoon J. Paul ___ : GETTY
19. 60's singer who "walks like a man"-servant? : FRANKIEVALET
22. Chinese gambling game : FANTAN
23. Sprinted : RAN
24. "Yuck!" : UGH
27. Airport abbr. : ETD
28. Ancient Brit : PICT
31. Actress Reynolds : DEBBIE
33. Talks up, so to speak : PUSHES
35. Depend (on) : RELY
36. Life-style expert who's a perfect housekeeper? : MARTHASTEWARD
40. Bargain seeker's event : SALE
41. Radio woe : STATIC
42. Sign of acne : PIMPLE
45. Basics : ABCS
46. ___ Lanka : SRI
49. Critic ___ Louise Huxtable : ADA
50. Paris's ___ de la Cite : ILE
52. Miss Prynne of "The Scarlet Letter" : HESTER
54. PBS host who's good in the kitchen? : ALISTAIRCOOK
57. Nichelle Nichols's role on "Star Trek" : UHURA
60. ___ Fein : SINN
61. Lariat : ROPE
62. Folk or rap, e.g. : MUSIC
63. Awestruck : AGOG
64. Ripened : AGED
65. Environs : AREAS
66. Hankerings : YENS
67. Fenced-in area : PEN
1. "Sunday in the Park With George" painter : SEURAT
2. Gofer's chore : ERRAND
3. Intended : MEANT
4. Reduce in size : DIMINISH
5. "You're clear" : ISEE
6. Eastern European : SLAV
7. Lebanese tree : CEDAR
8. Conductor Ormandy : EUGENE
9. Assist in crime : ABET
10. Degenerate badly : ROT
11. Revolutionist Turner : NAT
12. Pigpen : STY
13. Faux pas : GAFFE
20. Fini : KAPUT
21. Young chap : LAD
24. Above, in Berlin : UBER
25. Decorate expensively : GILD
26. "Watch it!" : HEY
29. Cartoonist Addams : CHAS
30. Head, in Italy : TESTA
32. Bric-a-___ : BRAC
33. Get ready, for short : PREP
34. Pierce : STAB
36. One of "the help" : MAID
37. ___ mater : ALMA
38. Some prints : ETCHINGS
39. Older but ___ : WISER
40. Health resort : SPA
43. Walt Whitman bloomers : LILACS
44. Actor Wallach : ELI
46. Moe, for one : STOOGE
47. Begin again, as a debate : REOPEN
48. Annoyed : IRKED
51. Russell Baker specialty : ESSAY
53. Leftover piece : SCRAP
54. Operatic solo : ARIA
55. Buster Brown's dog : TIGE
56. Any day now : ANON
57. She played June in "Henry & June" : UMA
58. "Ben-___" : HUR
59. Exploit : USE

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