New York Times, Saturday, February 17, 1996

Author: Bob Sefick
Editor: Will Shortz
Bob Sefick
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FJQVZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 6 for Mr. Sefick. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1996, The New York Times
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1. Gallows : TREE
5. "___So Lonely" (1954 hit) : IGET
9. Speck : ATOM
13. Commendably : WELL
14. NASA firing : RETRO
16. Take it from the top : REDO
17. "___a Male War Bride" (Grant flick) : IWAS
18. Studio sign : ONAIR
19. Footfall : CLOP
20. Something to stand for : NATIONALANTHEM
23. Environmentalists : GREENS
24. Kind of order : DORIC
25. Wheels of Fortune, for short? : EDS
26. "Take___!" : THAT
29. Some Russians : TATARS
32. Smithy : SHOER
33. Work stations : DESKS
34. Amtrak employee : TICKETCOLLECTOR
39. Andy of the early 60's "Bob Newhart Show" : ALBIN
40. Baker's supply : YEAST
41. Oppressor : DESPOT
43. 60's dance : SWIM
44. Decide to leave, with "out" : OPT
47. Smooths : EASES
49. Washington persona non grata : CASTRO
51. Unprepared : EXTEMPORANEOUS
54. Suffix with poll : STER
55. Kind of servitude : PENAL
56. ___country (natural rural area) : GODS
57. Old record label : ATCO
58. Ice cream order : SWIRL
59. On the captain's good side? : ALEE
60. Org. for Pele, once : NASL
61. Judge's order : STAY
62. Reduced : LESS
1. Stab : TWINGE
2. "Wanted" poster information : REWARD
3. Delights : ELATES
4. Oliver Wendell Holmes's "___Venner" : ELSIE
5. Golfer's approach from the fairway : IRONSHOT
6. Actress Rowlands : GENA
7. Enumeration shortener : ETAL
8. F-A-C, e.g., in music : TRIAD
9. One with plans : ARCHITECT
10. Air : TELECAST
11. Baseball's Blue Moon : ODOM
12. Casual hairdo : MOP
15. "Like it___..." : ORNOT
21. Exactly : ONTHENOSE
22. Artisan : TRADESMAN
27. N.R.C. predecessor : AEC
28. Donahue and others : TROYS
30. One of old Hollywood's Big Five : RKO
31. Defunct pol. entity : SSR
32. Winter resort assignment : SKIPATROL
34. Dollop : TAD
35. Martinique, e.g. : ILE
36. To whom Dan Rather reports : CBSEXECS
37. Comedian Lehr : LEW
38. By the flock : LAICALLY
42. Fill-ins : TEMPS
44. King Henry II portrayer of film : OTOOLE
45. Crabapple Annies : PRUDES
46. Discards : TOSSES
48. Erupts : SPEWS
50. Author Erich : SEGAL
51. ___Kett of old comics : ETTA
52. "Get___!" : ONIT
53. Avis opener : RARA
54. ___Sebastian, Spain : SAN

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