New York Times, Friday, December 8, 1995

Author: Frances Hansen
Editor: Will Shortz
Frances Hansen
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQW} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 88 for Ms. Hansen. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Gulf sheikdom : BAHRAIN
5. Ship deck : ORLOP
10. City shortage in bad weather : CABS
14. "The Time Machine" race : ELOI
15. Like an ingénue : NAIVE
16. Garfield's foil, in the comics : ODIE
17. Pick up, as interest : EARN
18. Reached, in a way : GOTAT
19. English estate feature : MAZE
20. Peals : RINGSOUT
22. Came down in buckets : TEEMED
24. Aloofness : CHILL
25. Vegetates : EXISTS
26. Site of Gen. Wainwright's stand : BATAAN
29. Friesland Museum site : EMDEN
31. Bust ____ (laugh hard) : AGUT
32. Dotty : GAGA
34. "Understood" : ROGER
38. Ballet ____ : RUSSE
40. Like a whiz kid : BRAINY
41. Bridal veil material, often : TULLE
42. Mending process, informally : REHAB
43. Without delay : ASAP
45. Wee one : TYKE
46. False : NOTSO
48. Big name in trains : LIONEL
50. Hawk : PEDDLE
53. Hardly erudite material : FLUFF
55. Evangeline's home : ACADIA
56. Make hospital-clean : SANITIZE
60. Movie dog : TOTO
61. Pirate's "last mile" : PLANK
63. Climax : HEAD
64. Viking prince of Kiev : OLEG
65. Scale unit : OUNCE
66. First name in whodunits : ERLE
67. Capone's nemesis : NESS
68. Helped, with "over" : TIDED
69. Prince ____ : RAINIER
1. Suds : BEER
2. Jai ____ : ALAI
3. Telephone, slangily : HORN
4. Pouring : RAININGCATSANDDOGS
5. Like some investigations : ONGOING
6. French artist Dufy : RAOUL
7. Land's components, in a children's verse : LITTLEGRAINSOFSAND
8. Genetic lab supplies : OVA
9. Canoodled : PETTED
10. Sensible people do it : COMEINOUTOFTHERAIN
11. Hemingway's Nick : ADAMS
12. "Les pêcheurs de perles" composer : BIZET
13. Starting points : SEEDS
21. ____ Na Na : SHA
23. Wield : EXERT
26. Roseanne, once : BARR
27. Jungle fever : AGUE
28. "Oh, pshaw!" : TUSH
30. Poet Angelou : MAYA
33. "____ le roi!" (1792 cry) : ABAS
35. "Three Weeks" author Elinor : GLYN
36. Sommer of "The Prize" : ELKE
37. Stagger : REEL
39. Levi's "Christ Stopped at ____" : EBOLI
44. Put (down) : PLUNKED
47. It's left holding the bag : TEAPOT
49. "As ____ care!" : IFI
50. "Too Late the Phalarope" writer : PATON
51. Élève's place : ECOLE
52. Circled items : DATES
54. Tilting weapon : LANCE
57. "____ son salita" (Puccini aria) : IERI
58. Middleweight champ Tony : ZALE
59. Fulda tributary : EDER
62. Elle's partner : LUI

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