New York Times, Friday, December 17, 1993

Author: James Neal
Editor: Will Shortz
James Neal
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 42 Missing: {JKQWXZ} This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Neal. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1993, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Food critic Sheraton : MIMI
5. In the van : FIRST
10. _____law (rule of electricity) : OHMS
14. Green acres? : ERIN
15. Brendan Byrne, e.g. : ARENA
16. Muumuu accessories : LEIS
17. Tilt : LIST
18. Jabbered : RANON
19. Alternative word : ELSE
20. Massachusetts musical ensemble : THEBOSTONPOPS
23. Othello's nemesis : IAGO
24. Louvre annex architect : PEI
25. Soviet space station : MIR
27. Brussels _____ : SPROUTS
31. Fill driveway holes : REPAVE
33. In back : ATREAR
35. Somme summers : ETES
36. Parental substitutes, emotionally : FATHERFIGURES
40. Swamp : MIRE
41. Hairsplitter : PEDANT
42. Wore away : ERODED
45. Chapel next to St. Peter's : SISTINE
48. It's often seen ringside : GEM
49. Carpet down : NAP
51. Get _____ the ground floor : INON
52. Harvestman : DADDYLONGLEGS
57. French novelist Pierre : LOTI
58. Skiing mecca : TAHOE
59. Grammatical subject : NOUN
61. Sponsorship : EGIS
62. Shiny fur : OTTER
63. Mrs. Dithers : CORA
64. Yiddish writer Sholem_____ : ASCH
65. Western "justice" : NOOSE
66. Genesis locale : EDEN
1. Actor Brooks : MEL
2. Eye malady : IRITIS
3. Bad luck : MISHAP
4. Kind of circuit : INTEGRATED
5. Vegas game : FARO
6. Retirement nest eggs : IRAS
7. Flat payment? : RENT
8. Person with a big nose? : SNOOP
9. "The Resurrection of Lazarus" painter : TANNER
10. Backdrop for a TV scene : OLEO
11. Spouse : HELPMATE
12. Letters : MISSIVES
13. Compass dir. : SSE
21. Salvation Army founder : BOOTH
22. Eskimo_____ : PIE
26. Latin things : RES
28. Suffix with press or moist : URE
29. Maryland athlete : TERP
30. They're sometimes cracked : SAFES
32. Aptness : PERTINENCE
34. "_____, Pagliaccio" : RIDI
36. Andirons : FIREDOGS
37. Sweet smelling : AROMATIC
38. Fill-up filler : GAS
39. "_____ Tomorrow" (Sammy Kaye hit) : UNTIL
40. Columnist Greenfield : MEG
43. Windup : END
44. Wright-Patterson base site : DAYTON
46. Worthless : NOGOOD
47. Nail down : ENSURE
50. Greek Academy founder : PLATO
53. Gossip : DISH
54. "_____ be in England..." : OHTO
55. Turndowns : NOES
56. "Sommersby" star : GERE
57. _____& Perrins : LEA
60. Bert Bobbsey's twin : NAN

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