New York Times, Wednesday, December 8, 1993

Author: Norma Steinberg
Editor: Will Shortz
Norma Steinberg
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 44 Missing: {JKQXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 36 for Ms. Steinberg. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1993, The New York Times
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1. Outlet center? : PLUG
5. Wheat _____ (crackers) : THINS
10. Stick around : STAY
14. The last Mrs. Chaplin : OONA
15. Storyteller of old Greece : AESOP
16. Opening for a sweat bead : PORE
17. Ballerina's skirt : TUTU
18. Strainer : SIEVE
19. Novelist Murdoch : IRIS
20. Colonist's command : DONTTREADONME
23. "Piggies" : TOES
24. Have a hunch : FEEL
25. Like crazy : MADLY
28. Waikiki dances : HULAS
31. Dungeons & Dragons beast : OGRE
32. Row, e.g. : PROPEL
34. School grp. : PTA
37. Judy Garland's command : MEETMEINSTLOUIS
40. Embroider : SEW
41. Bowling lanes : ALLEYS
42. The hunted : PREY
43. Feeds the flame : FUELS
44. _____Haute, Ind. : TERRE
45. Thursday's eponym : THOR
47. In a mo : SOON
49. February command : BEMYVALENTINE
55. Invitation word : COME
56. Heretofore mentioned : ABOVE
57. Congressman Gingrich : NEWT
59. _____ even keel : ONAN
60. Basic belief : TENET
61. Ballooned : GREW
62. Took off : WENT
63. Shorthand, for short : STENO
64. Fair to middlin' : SOSO
1. Kitty : POT
2. Musical forte? : LOUD
3. Golden rule word : UNTO
4. Knight's glove : GAUNTLET
5. Discrimination : TASTE
6. Will-reading attendees : HEIRS
7. "Um-hmm" : ISEE
8. Award-winning science show : NOVA
9. Expedited : SPED
10. Places for titles : SPINES
11. "The Velvet Fog" : TORME
12. "The Little Mermaid" : ARIEL
13. Sandburg's "The People, _____" : YES
21. 1982 Pryor film, with "The" : TOY
22. Best _____ : OFALL
25. May honorees : MOMS
26. "Let Us Now Praise Famous Men" author : AGEE
27. Columnist Pearson : DREW
28. Sharpens : HONES
29. _____-daisy : UPSY
30. O.K.'S : LETS
32. Athlete from Tres Coracoes, Brazil : PELE
33. Brooklet : RILL
34. Good engine sound : PURR
35. Level : TIER
36. "_____sow..." : ASYE
38. TV host Povich : MAURY
39. Job vacancies : OPENINGS
43. Incite : FOMENT
44. Candidate for day care : TOT
45. Butcher's cut : TBONE
46. Rambo, e.g. : HEMAN
47. Early evening : SEVEN
48. _____ a customer : ONETO
50. Winery fixtures : VATS
51. Drive the get-away car, maybe : ABET
52. Sole : LONE
53. Claudius's adopted son : NERO
54. Sheepcote matriarchs : EWES
55. Intimidate : COW
58. Brace : TWO

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