New York Times, Friday, December 13, 1996

Author: J. Page
Editor: Will Shortz
Jim Page
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 38 Missing: {BJQVXZ} This is puzzle # 49 for Mr. Page. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1996, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Glower : STARE
6. Yuri's love : LARA
10. Crooked : WRY
13. "Hill Street Blues" star : HAMEL
14. Athletic supporter? : PROCAREER
17. With lance in hand : ATILT
18. W.W. II fighter planes : SPITFIRES
19. Indiana city or college : MARION
21. Sent into orbit : LOFTED
22. Pen name : CROSS
25. Soak flax : RET
26. Composer of "The Christmas Song" : MELTORME
29. Opener, of sorts : SCENEI
33. Farm females : EWES
34. ___ culpa : MEA
35. Constitutional : STROLL
36. Seam : SEW
37. Holes over which timber is cut : SAWPITS
39. 1969 Super Bowl : III
40. Olympus support : TRIPOD
42. Post-op destination : ICU
43. Barker of filmdom : ASTA
44. Undertake : ASSUME
45. "Best of luck!" : GODSPEED
47. Court matter : RES
48. Petty criticism : SNIPE
49. It's used for trim : CHROME
52. "The Wizard of Oz" prop : OILCAN
56. Direction at sea : TRUENORTH
59. Game, to Guglielmo : GIOCO
60. Paint additives : HARDENERS
61. Gumbo dishes : OKRAS
62. Temple University athlete : OWL
63. Reduced-fare program? : DIET
64. Drill targets : TEETH
1. Pretended : SHAM
2. "Bye!" : TATA
3. Old song "Abdul Abulbul ___" : AMIR
4. Survivors : RELICTS
5. Corrida cynosure : ELTORO
6. Contents of some sleeves : LPS
7. Dada figure : ARP
8. Make muddy : ROIL
9. Group once directed by Lee Strasberg : ACTORSSTUDIO
10. "As you ___" : WERE
11. Thatcher's need : REED
12. Jr. et al. : YRS
15. Feigns : AFFECTS
16. Singer of the "High Noon" theme : RITTER
20. Glenn Close stage role : NORMADESMOND
23. Diving duck : SMEW
24. Porpoises : SEAPIGS
26. Host of note : MESTA
27. Juice holders : EWERS
28. "The Chronicles of Narnia" author : LEWIS
30. Bruit (about) : NOISE
31. Power ___ : ELITE
32. It's a long story : ILIAD
37. Unnamed person : SOMEONE
38. Object of devotion : ICON
41. Ran smoothly : PURRED
43. Simian : APELIKE
46. Tap : SPIGOT
49. Animal stomach : CRAW
50. Catapult : HURL
51. "Dear mother Ida, harken ___ die" (Tennyson refrain) : EREI
53. Like some beliefs : CORE
54. It may look on a king : ACAT
55. Bite : NOSH
56. Vietnam's Le Duc ___ : THO
57. Past-due amount? : TRE
58. Presidential inits. : HST

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