New York Times, Tuesday, December 19, 1995

Author: Marie Heller
Editor: Will Shortz
Marie Heller
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 36 Missing: {FJKZ} This is the debut puzzle for Ms. Heller. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Year before jr. : SOPH
5. Dhaka dress : SARI
9. Bacteria destroyer : PHAGE
14. Command to Dobbin : WHOA
15. Desertlike : ARID
16. First duke of Normandy : ROLLO
17. Women's rights advocate Lucretia : MOTT
18. Mathematician Descartes : RENE
19. Church instrument : ORGAN
20. Military bigwigs : PENTAGONBRASS
23. Chemical relative : ISOMER
25. "A Lesson From ____" : ALOES
26. Brig, for one : SQUARERIGGER
30. Like some tabloid headlines : LURID
31. To the point, as a remark : ADREM
32. Evening hour : SIX
35. Rank between viscount and marquis : EARL
36. Fishing basket : CREEL
37. Infested, in a way : MITY
38. Reagan milit. program : SDI
39. Bel ____ (cheese) : PAESE
40. Relating to pitch : TONAL
41. "Jules and Jim" situation : LOVETRIANGLE
43. Relinquish, as a right : WAIVE
45. Skiing event : SLALOM
46. Post-Derby site : WINNERSCIRCLE
50. Writer of boys' tales : ALGER
51. Mexican girl : NINA
52. Yen : ITCH
55. Barnyard sound : BLEAT
56. Formerly : ONCE
57. London restaurant district : SOHO
58. Beforehand : EARLY
59. Prosperity : WEAL
60. Freshly : ANEW
1. Personal ad abbr. : SWM
2. Exclamation of surprise : OHO
3. Mishmash : POTPOURRI
4. Nasty letters : HATEMAIL
5. French existentialist : SARTRE
6. Neighborhood : AREA
7. Wagnerian cycle : RING
8. Prefix with gram or logical : IDEO
9. Bugbear : PROBLEM
10. "Friday the 13th" genre : HORROR
11. Pond cover : ALGAE
12. Word with drinking or looking : GLASS
13. Ages and ages : EONS
21. Dork : NERD
22. Old movie star Conrad : NAGEL
23. Enchanted places, perhaps : ISLES
24. Military unit : SQUAD
27. Street show : RAREE
28. Words before a clarification : IDEST
29. "The Female Eunuch" author : GREER
32. One heart in hand : SINGLETON
33. Author Calvino : ITALO
34. Woody tissue : XYLEM
36. Spelunker : CAVER
37. Big draw at the Louvre : MONALISA
39. Destitution : POVERTY
40. Soft mineral : TALC
41. Of direct descent : LINEAL
42. Tel Aviv's land : ISRAEL
43. Author Cather : WILLA
44. Fury : ANGER
46. "Jabberwocky" word : WABE
47. Cable TV clears it up : SNOW
48. Art film theater : CINE
49. One whom Pizarro encountered : INCA
53. ____ Guevara : CHE
54. "By what means?" : HOW

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