New York Times, Thursday, March 14, 1996

Author: R. Silvestri
Editor: Will Shortz
Richard Silvestri
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {QU} This is puzzle # 54 for Mr. Silvestri. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1996, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Sing "shooby-doo" : SCAT
5. Below, to Byron : NEATH
10. British colonial rule : RAJ
13. Vogue rival : ELLE
14. Shade of red : INDIAN
16. Stat for Christy Mathewson : ERA
17. Humdinger: Var. : LALAPALOOZA
19. Siege weapon : RAM
20. Amatory : EROTIC
21. Get hard : SET
22. At low___(in decline) : EBB
23. Lampoon : SATIRIZE
26. Punch in the shop : AWL
28. House of lords : MANOR
29. Armadas : FLEETS
32. Procter & Gamble brand : COMET
35. Help with the dishes : WIPE
37. Challenge : DARE
38. Uris hero : ARI
39. Certain board members : EDITORS
42. White___ : SOX
43. Tibetan holy man : LAMA
45. Hatcher of "Lois & Clark" : TERI
46. Miniscule : TEENY
48. Finger movements : FLICKS
50. Maze notation : ENTER
52. 3-point Scrabble tile : CEE
53. Olympians : ATHLETES
57. Oliver Stone film : JFK
59. Pompous person : ASS
62. Nook : ALCOVE
63. Poetic pugilist : ALI
64. Excitement : TITILLATION
67. Oxford tutor : DON
68. Money in coin : SPECIE
69. Nevada city or county : ELKO
70. Kind of basket : EGG
71. Instructional units : STEPS
72. Big bucks, perhaps : DEER
1. Graf rival : SELES
2. Bow of the silents : CLARA
3. Appropriate : ALLOT
4. Brighton break : TEATIME
5. Supply in fresh meat : NIACIN
6. Photographer's abbr. : ENL
7. Brouhaha : ADO
8. Castilian kinsmen : TIOS
9. Visibility problem : HAZE
10. Cinematic encore : RERELEASE
11. Descendant of Ishmael : ARAB
12. Doorway sidepiece : JAMB
15. Dating from birth : NATAL
18. Copyright violator : PIRATE
24. "Outtasight!" : ZOWIE
25. Neighbor of Sudan : ERITREA
27. Yoke : WED
29. ___-de-lance (pit viper) : FER
30. Innovative 1982 movie : TRON
31. Alluring : SEXY
32. Baby whale : CALF
33. Spoken : ORAL
34. Making like : MIMICKING
36. Exact moment : POINT
40. Wino's woe : DTS
41. 1947 Kim Hunter Broadway role : STELLA
44. Cable award : ACE
47. Put up : ERECTED
49. "The Mermaid Tavern" poet : KEATS
51. Pre-Socratic philosopher : THALES
54. Linen fabric : TOILE
55. Conjure up : EVOKE
56. Toledo title : SENOR
57. Shade of green : JADE
58. Wield the whip : FLOG
60. Tries the wine : SIPS
61. Galley marking : STET
65. Kind of beer : ICE
66. Pitcher projection : LIP

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