New York Times, Thursday, December 7, 1995

Author: Michael S. Maurer
Editor: Will Shortz
Michael S. Maurer
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 8 for Mr. Maurer. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Geometry calculation : AREA
5. Mere tool : PAWN
9. Cupid's master : SANTA
14. Gun blast : BANG
15. Kyrgyzstan's ____ Mountain : ALAI
16. Athenian general : CLEON
17. Yemeni city : ADEN
18. Trapper's trophy : PELT
19. Gathered, as bees : HIVED
20. 37 Across from a 1953 western : COMEBACKSHANE
23. Nonetheless : ANYWAY
24. Not practice moderation : OVERDO
27. Carpenters, at times : NAILERS
31. Hopping ____ : MAD
32. Shopping aid : LIST
35. Twins, e.g. : SIBS
36. Unattached : LONE
37. Theme of this puzzle : FAMOUSLASTWORDS
40. Doctrines : ISMS
41. Philatelist's sheet : PANE
42. Radical Newton : HUEY
43. Vane dir. : SSE
44. Dracula's home : ROMANIA
46. More blessed : HOLIER
48. Sheriff's cry, in a western : DROPIT
53. 37 Across from the cartoons : THATSALLFOLKS
57. Moon over Uranus : ARIEL
59. Girlfriend abroad : AMIE
60. Zola bestseller : NANA
61. Trite : BANAL
62. Swerve : VEER
63. Suffix with fabric or authentic : ATOR
64. Upset : ANGRY
65. Loose items, sometimes : ENDS
66. Stitches : SEWS
1. Rope plant : ABACA
2. Home health hazard : RADON
3. The bad guys : ENEMY
4. Nixon Veep : AGNEW
5. Yellow fruit : PAPAYA
6. Mr. Guinness : ALEC
7. Alternative to hit : WALK
8. Louse eggs : NITS
9. Cold sorrel soups : SCHAVS
10. Dress style : ALINE
11. 37 Across from a raven : NEVERMORE
12. Kicker's asset : TOE
13. Also : AND
21. African tribe member : BANTU
22. Actor ____ Buchholz : HORST
25. A number 1 : DANDY
26. Works of Sappho : ODES
28. Belief of one billion : ISLAM
29. Climbing vine : LIANA
30. "Barnaby Jones" star : EBSEN
32. Rodeo ring? : LASSO
33. 37 Across from a witch : IMMELTING
34. Message in a bottle, maybe : SOS
36. Singer Christie : LOU
37. Christian symbol : FISH
38. Good time Charlie : SPORT
39. Place to see a catch : WHARF
44. "Is that so!" : REALLY
45. The unemployed : IDLERS
47. "Do ____ a Waltz?" : IHEAR
49. Mrs. Chaplin and namesakes : OONAS
50. Kind of glass : PLATE
51. Words of understanding : IKNOW
52. Despots : TSARS
54. Reliever's quest : SAVE
55. "You said a mouthful!" : AMEN
56. Told a whopper : LIED
57. Legal org. : ABA
58. Fled or bled : RAN

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