New York Times, Saturday, February 25, 1995

Author: Bob Klahn
Editor: Will Shortz
Bob Klahn
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This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 30 Missing: none – this is a pangram This is puzzle # 8 for Mr. Klahn. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Humbly : HATINHAND
10. Well-versed : ADEPT
15. Kind of education : IVYLEAGUE
16. Dead letter, in post office talk : NIXIE
17. Barbara or Betty, once : FIRSTLADY
18. It was East Pakistan’s capital : DACCA
19. Rate a ten : IDEALIZE
20. Hot, dry Arabian wind : SIMOOM
21. Work on something? : ODE
22. York, today : TORONTO
23. Just look : BROWSE
27. DNA triplet : CODON
28. Long rides? : LIMOS
29. Small, owner-operated : MOMANDPOP
33. John of “Sands of Iwo Jima” : AGAR
34. They’re to be expected : NORMS
35. Glib patter : JIVE
36. Sourballs, e.g. : HARDCANDY
38. Fer-de-lance, for one : VIPER
39. Recoils : SHIES
40. Dental fixative : CEMENT
41. Literally, “golden orange” : KUMQUAT
44. “Cielo e _____!” (Ponchielli aria) : MAR
45. Here and there : AROUND
46. Paid, informally : PONIEDUP
51. Galileo, for one : PISAN
52. One’s dealings? : SOLITAIRE
53. Autumn colour : OCHRE
54. “The In-Laws” star : ALANARKIN
55. Big-time operator : WHEEL
56. Hopeless mess : MARESNEST
1. Platter player : HIFI
2. Rah-rah : AVID
3. Whitewall, in Whitehall : TYRE
4. She said “Play it, Sam!” : ILSA
5. Money down? : NETLOSS
6. Lighting compound : HALIDE
7. Staring : AGAZE
8. Botticelli’s Venus, e.g. : NUDE
9. “L.A. Law” costar : DEY
10. Firedog : ANDIRON
11. Financier Brady : DIAMONDJIM
12. De Niro in “Cape Fear” : EXCON
13. Embroidery loop : PICOT
14. Latin lover’s words : TEAMO
20. Faceup cards in faro : SODAS
22. One of Kipling’s “Barrack-Room Ballads” : TOMMY
23. Dry-as-dust : BLAH
24. Baryshnikov’s birthplace : RIGA
25. Persian cat? : OMAR
26. Old-fashioned puzzle : WORDSQUARE
27. Vintage cars : CORDS
29. “Impression: Sunrise” artist : MONET
30. Kind of cleaner : PIPE
31. Kind of cleaner : OVEN
32. Chipper : PERT
34. Mythical river dweller : NAIAD
37. French connection? : CHUNNEL
38. Harvard’s motto : VERITAS
40. Snarleyyow : CANINE
41. “Batman” blow : KAPOW
42. TV’s Spenser : URICH
43. One of Golda’s colleagues : MOSHE
44. Back biter : MOLAR
46. First name in silents : POLA
47. Gross : EARN
48. Site along the IJsselmeer : DIKE
49. “The Haj” novelist : URIS
50. Shut in : PENT
52. Soul singer Cooke : SAM

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