New York Times, Thursday, April 11, 1996

Author: R. Hamel
Editor: Will Shortz
Raymond Hamel
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36 Missing: {KQXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 12 for Mr. Hamel. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Bad golf shot : BAFF
5. Stuff : CRAM
9. "Apollo 13" co-star : BACON
14. Epithet for Athena : ALEA
15. Ready for picking : RIPE
16. Kind of artery : ILIAC
17. Site at the end of "Romeo and Juliet" : TOMB
18. Satanic : EVIL
19. Cabal : JUNTO
20. Aviary? : HOMETWEETHOME
23. Search (out) : FERRET
24. Marker : IOU
25. Rustic parents : MAS
28. Buck Rogers player Gerard : GIL
29. Monopolist's amount : ALL
30. Covenant : PACT
31. Bowling alley button : RESET
34. Junior Dumas : FILS
35. Sgt. Snorkel's bulldog : OTTO
36. Bird call competition? : ACHEEPIMITATION
39. Modern music maker : MOOG
40. Antilles, e.g. : ILES
41. Mother-of-pearl : NACRE
42. First name in fashion : OLEG
43. Antiquity, old-style : ELD
44. "Wanna___?" : BET
45. Bird's beak : NEB
46. Start of many Quebec place names : STE
47. Bodies of law : CANONS
50. Why the crow wouldn't sing? : ITHADJUSTCAWS
54. Girl of a Beatles title : JULIA
56. Sharer's word : OURS
57. Attacks weeds : HOES
58. Made goo-goo eyes at : OGLED
59. Bring to ruin : UNDO
60. "___Her on Monday" (1942 song) : IMET
61. Domineering : BOSSY
62. Mrs. Dick Tracy : TESS
63. Low state, with "the" : PITS
1. Serious business loss : BATH
2. Cold : ALOOF
3. "Cherchez la___" : FEMME
4. Russian royal treasure : FABERGEEGG
5. Embroidery yarn : CREWEL
6. Construction fastener : RIVET
7. "...blackbirds baked in___" : APIE
8. "Coca-Cola Cowboy" singer : MELTILLIS
9. Small, exquisite ornament : BIJOU
10. Reunion attender : ALUM
11. Of the movies : CINEMATIC
12. Kind of bran : OAT
13. U.S.O. user : NCO
21. Shopworn : TRITE
22. "The Planets" composer : HOLST
26. Cast member : ACTOR
27. What "litho-" means : STONE
29. Pointed : AIMED
30. Picnic bite : POTATOCHIP
31. Novarro of "Ben-Hur" : RAMON
32. Moliere's "L'___des femmes" : ECOLE
33. Nile birds : SHOEBILLS
34. Got plumper : FILLEDOUT
37. Michelangelo marble : PIETA
38. Concerning : ANENT
44. Low singers : BASSOS
46. Darkened : SHADY
47. Part of Miss Muffet's diet : CURDS
48. Model Campbell : NAOMI
49. Darling : SWEET
51. Connections : TIES
52. Part of summer : JUNE
53. Sonic boom creators : SSTS
54. Task : JOB
55. Italian dramatist ___Betti : UGO

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