New York Times, Monday, March 20, 1995

Author: Sidney L. Robbins
Editor: Will Shortz
Sidney L. Robbins
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 39 Missing: {FQVXZ} Grid is asymmetric This is puzzle # 176 for Mr. Robbins. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. "You can say that again" : DITTO
6. Papa's partner : MAMA
10. Plays on stage : ACTS
14. Perfection : IDEAL
15. Son of Adam : ABEL
16. Tropical root : TARO
17. Tuxedo, slangily : MONKEYSUIT
19. Collar type : ETON
20. Otherwise : ELSE
21. Starry : ASTRAL
23. Computer headache : BUG
24. Nursery rhyme Jack : SPRAT
26. Counters by argument : REBUTS
28. Jam bottle : JAR
31. Push : URGE
32. Prophet : SEER
33. "_____ Yankee Doodle dandy" : IMA
34. Like most colleges today : COED
35. Taj Mahal site : AGRA
38. Book before James : HEBREWS
40. Inventory : BACKLOG
43. "I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do" singers : ABBA
44. With 22 Down, a cake brand : SARA
45. Imitate : APE
46. Bumstead dog and namesakes : DAISYS
49. Cut, as nails : CLIP
50. Visibly embarrassed : RED
51. This and _____ : THAT
52. Horseshoers' tools : RASPS
54. "The Raven" poet : POE
56. "Not a _____ too soon" : MOMENT
58. Pete Sampas org. : USTA
62. Novelist Paton : ALAN
64. Locomotive's front : COWCATCHER
66. Become fatigued : TIRE
67. Leg's middle : KNEE
68. Don't exist : ARENT
69. Jay Leno, e.g. : HOST
70. Three feet : YARD
71. Absorbs books : READS
1. Two nickels : DIME
2. Object of adoration : IDOL
3. 7 + 3, 5 + 5, 1 + 9, etc. : TENS
4. Instances of filming : TAKES
5. Bullring shout : OLE
6. Rubdowns : MASSAGES
7. Adjoined : ABUTTED
8. Israel's Golda : MEIR
9. Priests' places : ALTARS
10. Feasted : ATE
11. Second-story man : CATBURGLAR
12. Rainbow fish : TROUT
13. Hymnal contents : SONGS
18. Peter or Peter, Paul & Mary : YARROW
22. See 44 Across : LEE
25. Purplish brown : PUCE
27. Schnozzola : BEAK
28. Holy war : JIHAD
29. One-celled animal : AMEBA
30. V on a TV? : RABBITEARS
36. Lariat : ROPE
37. Matured : AGED
39. Impetuous : RASH
40. On an even keel : BALANCED
41. Beard of grain : ARISTA
42. Li'l Abner's creator : CAPP
44. Carpenter, often : SCREWER
47. Sweet potato : YAM
48. Solid and sturdy : STOCKY
53. Capital of Bolivia : SUCRE
54. Lane : PATH
55. Mixture : OLIO
57. _____ Lisa : MONA
59. Mets milieu : SHEA
60. Take care of : TEND
61. Partner of crafts : ARTS
63. Basketball champion's "trophy" : NET
65. Old salt : TAR

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