New York Times, Monday, February 27, 1995

Author: Sidney L. Robbins
Editor: Will Shortz
Sidney L. Robbins
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {KQVXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 175 for Mr. Robbins. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Mosquito marks : BITES
6. It might be arched : BROW
10. Talks gangsta-style : RAPS
14. "The Tempest" spirit : ARIEL
15. Country path : LANE
16. Dutch cheese : EDAM
17. Pirates' flag : JOLLYROGER
19. Medical researcher's goal : CURE
20. Aardvark snacks : ANTS
21. More than big : OBESE
22. Onetime hostess Maxwell : ELSA
23. _____ Alamos : LOS
24. Spendthrift : WASTER
26. Goods cast overboard : JETSAM
30. Halts : STOPS
32. Kind of label : UNION
33. Con artist's aide : SHILL
34. Baden-Baden, e.g. : SPA
37. Popular sort : JOLLYGOODFELLOW
40. Take advantage of : USE
41. Unaccompanied : ALONE
42. Clamor : NOISE
43. Babble : PRATE
44. In the open, as beliefs : STATED
45. High-spirited horses : STEEDS
48. Etch A Sketch, e.g. : TOY
49. Mil. defense systems : ABMS
50. Escargot : SNAIL
53. Book after John : ACTS
57. Swag : LOOT
58. All-for-one feeling : FELLOWSHIP
60. It's just for openers : ANTE
61. Russia's _____ Mountains : URAL
62. Make amends : ATONE
63. Antler wearer : DEER
64. Red-ink amount : LOSS
65. Stared open-mouthed : GAPED
1. _____ California : BAJA
2. Collar straightener : IRON
3. Pinball no-no : TILT
4. Slippery fish : EELS
5. On the _____ (furtively) : SLY
6. Lumps : BLOBS
7. Fury : RAGE
8. Change for a five : ONES
9. "_____ of London" (1935 film) : WEREWOLF
10. Playtime : RECESS
11. Grown-up : ADULT
12. Analyze grammatically : PARSE
13. Libel : SMEAR
18. Kitchen, e.g. : ROOM
23. Rigging rope : LANYARD
25. In generous amounts : APLENTY
26. Amulet : JUJU
27. Son of Seth : ENOS
28. Bathroom feature : TILE
29. The sun : SOL
30. Glowed : SHONE
31. Cause of beach erosion : TIDE
33. Lampblack : SOOT
34. Use a letter opener : SLIT
35. Sit : POSE
36. Overwhelmed : AWED
38. Generous drink serving : GLASSFUL
39. Mauna _____ : LOA
43. Ask, ask, ask : PESTER
44. Like Lindbergh's flight : SOLO
45. Meal starter : SALAD
46. Hearty steak : TBONE
47. Overact : EMOTE
48. Money drawers : TILLS
51. Roman "fiddler" : NERO
52. "Oh, woe!" : ALAS
53. Movie pooch : ASTA
54. Mince : CHOP
55. Fork prong : TINE
56. Hightailed it : SPED
59. Joker : WAG

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