New York Times, Tuesday, November 8, 1994

Author: Richard Hughes
Editor: Will Shortz
Richard Hughes
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34 Missing: {QXZ} Spans: 3 This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Hughes. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1994, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Punchline reaction : HAHA
5. Detective with a number one son : CHAN
9. Dramatist Chekhov : ANTON
14. Algerian seaport : ORAN
15. Novelist Jaffe : RONA
16. "The Cloister and the Hearth" author : READE
17. He's timely and reliable : JOHNNYONTHESPOT
20. Admits : OWNSUPTO
21. Stream animals : OTTERS
22. "The shakes" : DTS
23. Troubles : WOES
24. Writer W.E.B. : DUBOIS
28. Gielgud and Olivier, e.g. : SIRS
29. Command to Fido : SIT
32. Woodwinds : OBOES
33. Sicilian smoker : ETNA
34. Bullring figure : TORO
35. He's friendly and party-loving : GOODTIMECHARLEY
38. ".... _____ best friend" : MANS
39. Prong : TINE
40. Sam's sweetheart on "Cheers" : DIANE
41. Gobbled : ATE
42. Regarding : ASTO
43. Secured : MOORED
44. _____ bien : TRES
45. Spoil : MAR
46. Go at : ASSAIL
49. Window type : CASEMENT
54. He's versatile and adept : JACKOFALLTRADES
56. "A Message From _____" : ALOES
57. November word : VOTE
58. Actress Lollobrigida : GINA
59. Paris subway : METRO
60. Pulitzer-winning author Herbert : AGAR
61. Road for Caesar : ITER
1. Popular roadside chain, for short : HOJO
2. "Pretty Maids All in _____" : AROW
3. Nuclear fission discoverer : HAHN
4. Novelist Radcliffe and others : ANNS
5. Horror movie locales : CRYPTS
6. Says "to-whoo" : HOOTS
7. _____ Domini : ANNO
8. Turner or Cole : NAT
9. Mountain ridges : ARETES
10. Tree houses : NESTS
11. Record : TAPE
12. Bouquet : ODOR
13. New Jersey five : NETS
18. Not the modest sort : NUDIST
19. Cheer : HOORAH
23. Recoil : WINCE
24. Belief : DOGMA
25. Ship sinker : UBOAT
26. Singer in white buck shoes : BOONE
27. Multivolume dicts. : OEDS
28. Shorthand user : STENO
29. Energy type : SOLAR
30. "Goodnight" girl of song : IRENE
31. Trifled : TOYED
33. Gives out : EMITS
34. 50-Down, e.g. : TRIO
36. An end in _____ : ITSELF
37. One of 50-Down : ADORER
42. Light musical piece : ARIOSO
43. Maven : MASTER
44. Selfish one : TAKER
45. Island near Sicily : MALTA
46. In _____ (stuck) : AJAM
47. Garage event : SALE
48. Burns, e.g. : SCOT
49. Block : CLOG
50. Christmas travelers? : MAGI
51. Delete, with "out" : EDIT
52. Hawaiian goose : NENE
53. Winter Palace resident : TSAR
55. Actress Gardner : AVA

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