New York Times, Thursday, February 27, 1997

Author: Raymond C. Young
Editor: Will Shortz
Raymond C. Young
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FKQWXZ} This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Young. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1997, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Coarse tobacco : SHAG
5. Arm, to Armand : BRAS
9. It holds the mayo : JAR
12. Winner of a 1944 Pulitzer : PYLE
13. "Lovely ___" (1967 song) : RITA
14. Garage jobs : LUBES
16. Message at the dawn of Creation? : UPANDADAM
18. Daughter of Juan Carlos : ELENA
19. Have coming : DESERVE
20. Number corresponding to an exponent : ANTILOG
22. Milne baby : ROO
23. Patient's program : REHAB
24. They're nuts : PECANS
27. Daughter of Homer : LISA
28. Wife of Saturn : OPS
31. Find ___ for (pair with) : AMATE
32. Reserved : BOTTLEDUP
34. Shady way : LANE
35. "Heimskringla" stories : SAGAS
36. Kind of bread : PITA
37. English dramatist Thomas : MIDDLETON
39. Butler of fiction : RHETT
40. He's had a Rocky career : SLY
41. Cries from Krupp : ACHS
42. Produce hippie attire : TIEDYE
43. Grocery carriers : CARTS
45. Hackberry's cousin : ELM
46. High school subject : SPANISH
48. Odd place for a cradle : TREETOP
52. Board with a planchette : OUIJA
53. Overhears Satan tempt? : EVESDROPS
55. Words after "whether" : ORNOT
56. Ill temper : BILE
57. Spy in 1994 headlines : AMES
58. Shaq's alma mater : LSU
59. Copycat : APER
60. Fast time : LENT
1. Common tater : SPUD
2. Ballyhoo : HYPE
3. Start of Hamlet's "Yorick" speech : ALAS
4. Produced : GENERATED
5. Menudo's kudos : BRAVOS
6. Heckle : RIDE
7. One-time connector : ATA
8. Helper of parable : SAMARITAN
9. Child who's six-foot-two : JULIA
10. Fit for Eden? : ABELBODIED
11. Seat of Washoe County : RENO
14. "___ Weapon" : LETHAL
15. Droop : SAG
17. Go on and on : DRONE
21. Puts one within another : NESTS
24. Chiromancers read them : PALMS
25. Internet messages : EMAIL
26. Forbidden tree decor? : CANDYCAINS
27. Trademarked items : LOGOS
29. Glazier's goop : PUTTY
30. Outpouring : SPATE
32. Solomon's mother : BATHSHEBA
33. Fleeting : EPHEMERAL
35. Factions : SECTS
38. Cow catcher : LARIAT
39. Upset : RILED
42. Less verbose : TERSER
44. Winter pear : ANJOU
46. ___ Canals : SOO
47. Use a reverse stitch : PURL
48. Prefix with conference or commute : TELE
49. Volume : TOME
50. Receptive : OPEN
51. "Hey, you!" : PSST
54. Big shot : VIP

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