New York Times, Tuesday, December 21, 1993

Author: Janie Lyons
Editor: Will Shortz
Janie Lyons
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {QWXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 2 for Ms. Lyons. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1993, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Dog star : ASTA
5. Gull's cousin : TERN
9. Eyeball bender : OPART
14. Ground grain : MEAL
15. Mini revelation : KNEE
16. Red-eyed bird : VIREO
17. Haitian despot : PAPADOCDUVALIER
20. Cordwood measure : STERE
21. Dance in a shtetl : HORA
22. Out's opposite : SAFE
23. Vidal's Breckinridge : MYRA
25. Actor Young of TV's 67-Across : ALAN
27. Is grief-stricken : SOBS
30. Book subtitled "His Songs and His Sayings" : UNCLEREMUS
35. Supped : ATE
36. Relative of a Bap. or Presb. : METH
37. Balkan capital : TIRANA
38. Gabor sister : MAGDA
40. Thimbleful : SIP
42. Dryden work : ESSAY
43. Help get situated : ORIENT
45. Plugs of a sort : NAGS
47. Saturn's wife : OPS
48. 1956 Rosalind Russell role : AUNTIEMAME
50. "For_____us a child is born" : UNTO
51. Headlight? : HALO
52. Survey chart : PLAT
54. Seaweed product : AGAR
57. _____ fixe : IDEE
59. Reached the total of : RANTO
63. Popular psychologist : DRJOYCEBROTHERS
66. Paul Anka hit : DIANA
67. See 25-Across : MRED
68. Deep blue : ANIL
69. Throat malady : STREP
70. Achy : SORE
71. James Mason sci-fi role of 1954 : NEMO
1. Rock band equipment : AMPS
2. Usher : SEAT
3. Mend, in a way : TAPE
4. Alternatives to The Club : ALARMS
5. Round stopper : TKO
6. Delights : ENCHANTS
7. Change the decor : REDO
8. Kind of network : NEURAL
9. Roman breakfast? : OVA
10. Light beers : PILSNERS
11. "Jewel Song," e.g. : ARIA
12. Mariner's peril : REEF
13. Raced : TORE
18. She played Grace Van Owen on "L.A. Law" : DEY
19. Passepartout, to Phileas Fogg : VALET
24. Strongly scented plant : RUE
26. Stellar Ram : ARIES
27. Fiji neighbor : SAMOA
28. City in northern Japan : OTARU
29. Set in motion : BEGIN
31. Dinnerware : CHINA
32. Building contractor : MASON
33. Not suitable : UNAPT
34. Final authority : SAYSO
36. Madness : MANIA
39. Oust : DETHRONE
41. Nurse, maybe : PAMPERER
44. Directed toward a goal : TELIC
46. Hair fixative : GEL
49. Office connections? : MODEMS
50. Donny Osmond, e.g. : UTAHAN
53. Record-holding N.F.L. receiver _____Monk : ART
54. Postfixes : ADDS
55. Sandpaper surface : GRIT
56. Opened a crack : AJAR
58. Catalonian river : EBRO
60. Hawaiian hen : NENE
61. In shape : TRIM
62. Kon-Tiki Museum site : OSLO
64. Shrill bark : YAP
65. Lyric poem : ODE

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