New York Times, Wednesday, December 6, 1995

Author: Chet Currier
Editor: Will Shortz
Chet Currier
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: none – this is a pangram This is puzzle # 17 for Mr. Currier. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. "The Fall" author : CAMUS
6. Part of an eagle's flight : SWOOP
11. Logician's signoff : QED
14. Alamogordo event : ATEST
15. Cut back : PRUNE
16. Half of dos : UNO
17. Foolish reply : NONSEQUITUR
19. Like Mahler's Symphony No. 4 : ING
20. Speaks softly : MURMURS
21. Tame : SUBDUE
23. Kind of ray : MANTA
25. Military caps : KEPIS
26. Singer Shirley : BASSEY
30. Topps rival : FLEER
32. Old war story : ILIAD
33. Campaign quest : VOTES
35. Anomalous : ODD
38. Bloke : GENT
39. Bonhomme Richard captain : JONES
40. Water color : AQUA
41. Bad ____, Mich. : AXE
42. Juice, so to speak : POWER
43. Kind of fund : TRUST
44. Bad-and-asked, on Wall Street : QUOTE
46. Andean capital : BOGOTA
47. Favorite place : HAUNT
49. Nigerian port : LAGOS
52. Lowers : ABASES
54. Jazz's Charles Mingus, e.g. : BASSIST
58. Pursuit of satori : ZEN
59. Acme : NEPLUSULTRA
62. "Evil Woman" rock grp. : ELO
63. Angler's basket : CREEL
64. Possibly clashing clothing pattern : PLAID
65. Actor Cariou : LEN
66. Long time : YEARS
67. Suit material : SERGE
1. Send packing : CAN
2. Tiny bit : ATOM
3. Computer list : MENU
4. The Beatles' "Back in the ____" : USSR
5. Arose (from) : STEMMED
6. Reject : SPURN
7. Watch station? : WRIST
8. Déclassé : OUT
9. Burden : ONUS
10. Colonial wigs : PERUKES
11. Fair exchange : QUIDPROQUO
12. The blahs : ENNUI
13. Venetian magistrates : DOGES
18. Jetty : QUAY
22. It's full of hard-to-spell words : BEE
24. Seeking : AFTER
26. N.Y.C. race track, informally : BIGA
27. Swoosie's "Sisters" role : ALEX
28. Prerequisite : SINEQUANON
29. Formed a lap : SAT
31. Orchestra leader Baxter : LES
33. I, e.g. : VOWEL
34. I : ONE
36. Neatnik's bane : DUST
37. Table material : DATA
39. Tiny bit : JOT
40. S.A. land : ARG
42. Strength : POTENCY
43. Even matches : TOSSUPS
45. Young ____ (tots) : UNS
46. Commander : BOSS
47. Eye shade : HAZEL
48. White poplar : ABELE
50. More proficient : ABLER
51. Foes of Caesar : GAULS
53. Parched : SERE
55. Latin "that" : ILLE
56. Luminary : STAR
57. Math branch : TRIG
60. Shell-game item : PEA
61. Block attachment : ADE

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