New York Times, Tuesday, November 7, 1995

Author: Sidney L. Robbins
Editor: Will Shortz
Sidney L. Robbins
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQWZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 187 for Mr. Robbins. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Stall : DELAY
6. ____ of hope : RAY
9. Muffler : SCARF
14. Banish : EXILE
15. Historic period : ERA
16. Piglike animal : TAPIR
17. Vote getter? : CAMPAIGNPROMISE
20. Devilkins : IMPS
21. Copacabana Beach locale : RIO
22. Sanded : EVENED
23. Opposite of 'tain't : TIS
24. Fuses, as ore : SMELTS
25. Ones deeply involved in opera? : BASSOS
29. San ____ Obispo : LUIS
30. Elsie's bull : ELMER
31. Some trophies : CUPS
32. Fifth Avenue store : SAKS
36. Vote tallies : ELECTIONRETURNS
39. Russian rejection : NYET
40. Saturday TV sports org. : NCAA
41. Ant : EMMET
42. Capone feature : SCAR
43. Gaps : LAPSES
44. Condition : STATUS
47. Diamond ____ : LIL
48. Sacred beetle : SCARAB
49. Bill's partner in film adventures : TED
50. Late tennis V.I.P. : ASHE
54. 36 Across aftermath, to the cynic : POLITICSASUSUAL
57. It may be + or - : ANODE
58. ____ Park, Ill. : OAK
59. Strainer : SIEVE
60. Coty and namesakes : RENES
61. Snoop : PRY
62. ____ Lauder : ESTEE
1. Prefix with meter or bel : DECI
2. Checkup : EXAM
3. Proceed falteringly : LIMP
4. Yodeling locale : ALPS
5. Pro vote : YEA
6. Kathie Lee's co-host : REGIS
7. Florence's river : ARNO
8. Utter nonsense : YAP
9. Hot spots : STOVES
10. Wise man carrier : CAMEL
11. Half ____ (small milk order) : APINT
12. Knolls : RISES
13. British astronomer Sir ____ Hoyle : FRED
18. Bulbed flower : IRIS
19. Cede claim to : REMISE
23. Civil wrong : TORT
24. Former Toyota model : SUPRA
25. "It's ____ real" : BEEN
26. War partner : ALLY
27. Never Never Land dweller : SMEE
28. Religious offshoot : SECT
29. Kind of orbit : LUNAR
31. Imogene et al. : COCAS
32. Water collector : SUMP
33. Hand holders? : ARMS
34. Makeshift seat for a tot : KNEE
35. Fast planes : SSTS
37. Evil spirits : INCUBI
38. Marsh duck : TEAL
42. Part of U.S.A. : STATES
43. Eye covers : LIDS
44. Scotland's Stone of ____ : SCONE
45. Eagle's claw : TALON
46. Hitch ____ with : ARIDE
47. Not watertight : LEAKY
48. Box lightly : SPAR
49. Ruler of old : TSAR
50. Without option of return : ASIS
51. Cooking fat : SUET
52. Possess : HAVE
53. Gen. Robt. ____ : ELEE
55. Steal : COP
56. Take advantage of : USE

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