New York Times, Friday, February 16, 1996

Author: M. Nosowsky
Editor: Will Shortz
Manny Nosowsky
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 35 Missing: {FJVWZ} Scrabble average: 1.87 This is puzzle # 50 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1996, The New York Times
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1. Fowl entrees : SQUABS
7. Minolta rival : LEICA
12. Fingernail crescent : LUNULA
13. Hard rock : DIAMOND
15. Filmdom's "My Sister___" : EILEEN
16. Duck hunter's scope : GUNRANGE
17. Permanently abroad, maybe : EXILED
18. Load : ONUS
19. Alphabetic run : QRS
20. ___-Tiki : KON
21. Games people play : PRANKS
23. Computer function : QUIT
24. When ecoles let out : ETES
26. Firefighting equipment : AXES
27. Odd : QUEER
28. Furniture wood source : REDALDER
30. Fred Flintstone's workplace : QUARRY
31. "Joyeux___" : NOEL
32. Actor Ke Huy___ : QUAN
33. Meal maker? : PESTLE
36. Bee workers : QUILTERS
40. Match : EQUAL
41. Thigh muscle, informally : QUAD
42. Without___(riskily) : ANET
43. "Sister Act" extras : NUNS
44. Old and charming : QUAINT
46. Article in Die Welt : DER
47. Tease : RIB
48. One of a fivesome, for short : QUIN
49. Cologne's Church of St.___ : URSULA
51. Milk purchase : ONEQUART
53. Chokers : NOOSES
54. "The Cannonball Run" actor : DELUISE
55. Computer programmers : CODERS
56. Infection cause : STAPH
57. Hardly dense : SPARSE
1. Comparatively smooth : SLEEKER
2. Don of fiction : QUIXOTE
3. Like most stationery : UNLINED
4. "The Mammoth Hunters" author : AUEL
5. Censor : BLEEP
6. Gidget in "Gidget" : SANDRADEE
7. "Peanuts" character : LINUS
8. Jug___ : EARS
9. Start of "The Yankee Doodle Boy" chorus : IMA
10. Overcome : CONQUER
11. More sore : ANGRIER
13. Easy 2-pointers : DUNKS
14. 1939 movie lawman : DESTRY
16. Dead duck : GONER
22. "The Fusco Brothers" dog, in the funnies : AXEL
23. Amounts : QUANTA
25. Christmas temps : SANTAS
27. Kind of analysis: Abbr. : QUAL
29. Take it easy : LOLL
30. Busybodies : QUIDNUNCS
32. Le Havre lading place : QUAI
33. Tarkington opus : PENROD
34. Zebras, e.g. : EQUINES
35. Population boom area : SUNBELT
36. Dress designer Mary : QUANT
37. Ultimate consumer : ENDUSER
38. Sots, at times : REELERS
39. Road in the Ruhr : STRASSE
41. Stationery amount : QUIRE
44. Suppress : QUASH
45. Go as a group : TROOP
48. Wilde comment : QUIP
50. Fountain potable : SODA
52. In the capacity of : QUA

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