New York Times, Thursday, December 23, 1993

Author: Richard Silvestri
Editor: Will Shortz
Richard Silvestri
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 34 Missing: {HJQXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 48 for Mr. Silvestri. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Iron-pumper's pride : PECS
5. Washerful : LOAD
9. Make pigtails : BRAID
14. Columbia athlete : LION
15. Oppositionist : ANTI
16. Diploma word : LAUDE
17. Rattles : UNSETTLES
19. Comatose : UNDER
20. Came upon the maharajah? : METAROYALINDIAN
22. F or G, for example, but not H : KEY
23. "_____ Cane" (1963 movie) : MONDO
24. Lead ore : GALENA
27. Forming opinions : DEEMING
31. Hugo or Tony : AWARD
32. Neighbor of Chad : NIGER
34. Easter preceder : NOR
35. Gives no stars : PANS
36. Got a new address : MOVED
37. Sneaky guy? : PETE
38. Scratch (out) : EKE
39. High numbers? : FIVES
40. Oscar-winning film of 1955 : MARTY
41. Dislike to the max : DESPISE
43. Puts in the scrapbook : PASTES
44. An Astaire : ADELE
46. Destiny : LOT
47. Intrepid Eric? : BRAVEREDMARINER
54. Form-related : MODAL
55. Double-crossers : TWOTIMERS
56. Muscat resident : OMANI
57. Point at the table : TINE
58. Mountain sign abbr. : ELEV
59. Star's small role : CAMEO
60. Slaughter in Cooperstown : ENOS
61. Decline : SLIP
1. Deep purple : PLUM
2. German article : EINE
3. Overhead : COST
4. Gym shoes : SNEAKERS
5. One of the Jacksons : LATOYA
6. One's partner : ONLY
7. First-stringers : ATEAM
8. Ousts : DISLODGES
9. Stupid error : BLUNDER
10. Hit-or-miss : RANDOM
11. Autobahn auto : AUDI
12. Creative input : IDEA
13. "Jurassic Park" actress : DERN
18. The way things are going : TREND
21. "You're All_____ to Get By" : INEED
24. Goggled : GAPED
25. Up and about : AWAKE
26. Strike locations : LANES
28. Still : INERT
29. Night, in Napoli : NOTTE
30. Lady Jane and Zane : GREYS
32. Long short story : NOVELETTE
33. "_____ Got My Eyes on You" : IVE
36. Silas Marner, e.g. : MISER
37. Hobbies : PASTIMES
39. Beethoven opera : FIDELIO
40. Aucklander, maybe : MAORI
42. 16th-century dance : PAVANE
43. China, perhaps : PLATES
45. Word maven Newman : EDWIN
47. Coll. hotshot : BMOC
48. It's on the Tevere : ROMA
49. "Paradise Lost" character : ADAM
50. Stereo precursor : MONO
51. Dudley Do-Right's love : NELL
52. ".... _____saw Elba" : EREI
53. Invitation letters : RSVP

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