New York Times, Saturday, December 24, 1994

Author: John Stanley
Editor: Will Shortz
John Stanley
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 66, Blocks: 35 Missing: {JQWZ} This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Stanley. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Midwest Indian : SAUK
5. One of the Seven Sages of ancient Greece : BIAS
9. Sharpener : STROP
14. Item of earthenware : OLLA
15. Yarn opener : ONCE
16. Like elm leaves : EROSE
17. Made a liar of : DISPROVED
19. Arrest : RUNIN
20. Fisherman's gear : SETLINE
21. Continuing : UNENDED
23. Put in order : NEATEN
24. Running track material : CINDERS
25. Purposeful : EARNEST
26. Motorcycle hero : EVEL
27. Kind of card : ATM
28. Yields : RELENTS
32. More saponaceous : SOAPIER
37. Pulitzer-winning poet Gary et al. : SNYDERS
38. Auto designer Maserati : ERNESTO
39. Surplus : FAT
40. It's near Piccadilly Circus : SOHO
41. Swinehulls : PIGPENS
45. Split-up of 1970 : BEATLES
48. Flirts : OGLERS
49. Large, sweet cherry : OXHEART
50. Rose : MOUNTED
52. Left : APORT
53. Brain clutter : ESOTERICA
55. 1934 Douglas Freeman biography : RELEE
56. Eastern royalty : RANI
57. Mel and family : OTTS
58. Goes downhill : SLEDS
59. Chair support : SLAT
60. Gossip : DISH
1. Covers some ground : SODS
2. Turnoff : ALIENATOR
3. Northern Irelander : ULSTERMAN
4. Film director Jonathan : KAPLAN
5. Pop music family of the 50's-70's : BOONES
6. Coin : INVENT
7. Close friend, in slang : ACE
8. Lotharios : SEDUCERS
9. On an even keel : SERENELY
10. Transported in wheelbarrows : TRUNDLED
11. Somewhat angular typeface : RONDE
12. Basket material : OSIER
13. Isn't finalized : PENDS
18. Sacrifice, e.g. : RITE
22. "The Guns of Navarone" star : NIVEN
25. Smooth : EASE
29. Queen with a famous bust : NEFERTITI
30. Cuts across : TRANSECTS
31. Frequent fliers : SSTS
33. Bugged : PESTERED
34. Leaves alone : ISOLATES
35. Wild blue yonder : ETHER
36. Strutters : ROOSTERS
41. Claremont, Calif., college : POMONA
42. Fielder's cry : IGOTIT
43. Stick : GLUE
44. Master Schofield of fiction : PENROD
45. Tusked animals : BOARS
46. Throw out : EXPEL
47. Sinatra film "_____ in the Head" : AHOLE
51. Break into bits : DASH
54. Pharmacist's compound : SAL

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