New York Times, Wednesday, March 6, 1996

Author: N. S. Ross
Editor: Will Shortz
Nancy S. Ross
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 41 for Ms. Ross. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Long-tailed parrot : MACAW
6. Willy Wonka's creator : DAHL
10. School orgs. : PTAS
14. Fighting___ : IRISH
15. Mine, in Menton : AMOI
16. Isle of Mull neighbor : IONA
17. Spokes : RADII
18. "On Liberty" writer : MILL
19. Engaged in a particular activity : ATIT
20. #23 : APPASSIONATA
23. #14 : MOONLIGHT
26. Actor Lloyd___ : NOLAN
27. Directional suffix : ERN
28. Mimic : APE
29. Stretch, with "out" : EKE
31. "Mona___" (art fakes) : LISAS
33. God, in Gorizia : DIO
34. "Be___" ("Help me out") : APAL
38. What each number in this puzzle refers to : BEETHOVENSONATA
42. Kind of flute : ALTO
43. Conk out : DIE
44. Retract, as words : UNSAY
45. Coleridge work : ODE
46. Not be passive : ACT
48. Like some theater performances : SRO
49. Role in "Falstaff" : ALICE
53. #21 : WALDSTEIN
56. #12 : FUNERALMARCH
58. Bakery worker : ICER
59. Paper quantity : REAM
60. Emulate Cato : ORATE
64. Ready to pick : RIPE
65. Ratio words : ISTO
66. Indemnify : REPAY
67. Lunches : EATS
68. Tag warning : ASIS
69. Weird : EERIE
1. Russian orbiter : MIR
2. Parrot genus : ARA
3. El___ : CID
4. Flu variety : ASIAN
5. Rear-ender injury : WHIPLASH
6. Harm : DAMAGE
7. Old-fashioned sort : AMISH
8. Dairy cow : HOLSTEIN
9. Leslie Caron role : LILI
10. Instrument for any 38-Across : PIANO
11. Wreck : TOTAL
12. Bryant or Gillette : ANITA
13. "Paradise Lost" figure : SATAN
21. "Great Expectations" lad : PIP
22. ___to grow on : ONE
23. Opera's Dame Nellie : MELBA
24. Bay window : ORIEL
25. Start : ONSET
30. Ring wins : KOS
32. From___Z : ATO
33. Just passing mark : DEE
34. Bay State cape : ANN
35. Out : PASSE
36. Space Invaders game maker : ATARI
37. Cry to Macduff : LAYON
39. Singular : ODD
40. Like basement flats : VIEWLESS
41. Beat in competition : OUTSCORE
45. Poet's preposition : OER
46. Los___, N.M. : ALAMOS
47. Rank below capt. : CDR
49. Burning : AFIRE
50. Donizetti heroine : LUCIA
51. Bungling : INEPT
52. Demeter's Roman counterpart : CERES
54. Stradivari's teacher : AMATI
55. Low dice roll : THREE
57. Sills solo : ARIA
61. Spring mo. : APR
62. ___chi ch'uan : TAI
63. Iris locale : EYE

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