New York Times, Wednesday, December 20, 1995

Author: Lois Sidway
Editor: Will Shortz
Lois Sidway
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 79 for Ms. Sidway. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Austrian peaks : ALPS
5. "Get outta here!" : SCRAM
10. Drink of the ancients : MEAD
14. Seldom seen : RARE
15. Eta-iota link : THETA
16. Oiler's target : AXLE
17. Foreman? : CREWDRIVER
19. Refs' decisions : TKOS
20. Cackleberry : EGG
21. Ready for picking : RIPE
22. Gaugin's last home : TAHITI
24. Pop music style : DOOWOP
26. Thumb, e.g. : DIGIT
27. Kind of sch. : ELEM
29. Words on a minimart front : ONESTOP
32. Hayseed : YOKEL
35. Certain navel : OUTIE
37. Prefix with center : EPI
38. Amatory poet : OVID
39. This puzzle is missing some : ESSES
40. Hardware item : TNUT
41. D.D.E.'s rank : GEN
42. Glorify : EXTOL
43. Fresh : SASSY
44. Operational : INFORCE
46. "Beverly Hills Cop" org. : LAPD
48. 1-2-3 software company : LOTUS
49. Breakfast beverage : POSTUM
53. They've been framed : SLIDES
55. Many a used car : REPO
57. Actor Wallach : ELI
58. Table salt : NACL
59. Like Santa Claus? : ELFRELIANT
62. Miss Huber of tennis : ANKE
63. TV, radio and such : MEDIA
64. Tantrum thrower : BRAT
65. Go by : PASS
66. Studio prop : EASEL
67. Bill and Carrie : NYES
1. Like Lendl's lobs : ARCED
2. Key ____ : LARGO
3. Spaghetti sauce brand : PREGO
4. Stitch : SEW
5. Charity ____ (free-throw line) : STRIPE
6. Guacamole support : CHIP
7. Debussy's dream : REVE
8. Had dinner : ATE
9. Refreshments for 007 : MARTINIS
10. "Chances Are" crooner : MATHIS
11. Cats? : EXKITTENS
12. Scads : ALOT
13. Lucie's dad : DESI
18. Waggish : DROLL
23. Baseball's Tommie : AGEE
25. Dandelion, e.g. : WEED
26. "No kidding" : DOTELL
28. Part of Perle Mesta epithet : MOSTES
30. Numbered work : OPUS
31. Compassion : PITY
32. Boo Boo's buddy : YOGI
33. Pizzeria need : OVEN
34. Family reunion mementos? : KINFLICKS
36. G.I. hangout : USO
39. "What say?" : EXCUSEME
40. Young 'uns : TADS
42. Art Deco name : ERTE
43. Yarn holder : SPOOL
45. Scads : OODLES
47. Take to a higher court : APPEAL
50. Lachrymose : TEARY
51. Radii's partners : ULNAE
52. Paws : MITTS
53. Breeze : SNAP
54. Turner of "Peyton Place" : LANA
55. Some rtes. : RFDS
56. Albany canal : ERIE
60. Meadow : LEA
61. Son of, to Fahd : IBN

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