New York Times, Thursday, April 13, 1995

Author: Glenn E. Sykes
Editor: Will Shortz
Glenn E. Sykes
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This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 44 Missing: {JQVXZ} This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Sykes. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Big name in china : SPODE
6. Acidhead's problem : BADTRIP
13. "Berlin Diary" author : SHIRER
14. On the way : ENROUTE
15. Certain English student : ETONIAN
16. Parent by choice : ADOPTER
17. More sour : TARTER
18. Barbershop sound : SNIP
19. Concentration : EYEONTHEBALL
21. Compactor input : TRASH
26. Not now : THEN
27. Shout for attention : HALLO
28. Greek letters : PIS
31. Choking cause : SMOG
33. Live coal : EMBER
34. Blistering pitch : FASTBALL
36. Dander : IRE
37. Kind of hammer : BALLPEEN
38. Like certain arteries : ILIAC
39. Actress Talbot : NITA
41. Matching pieces : SET
42. Mild cigar : CLARO
43. Quite a bit : TONS
45. Whitish : ASHEN
46. Prisoner restraint : BALLANDCHAIN
51. Slot fillers : TABS
53. Miami's _____ Bowl : ORANGE
54. Superior neighbor : ONTARIO
58. Rapid musical passages : PRESTOS
59. "_____ home?" : ANYBODY
60. William Jennings Bryan, e.g. : ORATOR
61. Used car deals : RESALES
62. Excite : WAKEN
1. Ship's counterpart : SHORE
2. Mottled horse : PINTO
3. Familiarize : ORIENT
4. Scarcities : DEARTHS
5. North end : ERN
6. Dangerous throw : BEANBALL
7. The Beatles' "_____ Love Her" : ANDI
8. Fail to follow through : DROPTHEBALL
9. Best : TOP
10. Dull routine : RUT
11. Follower: Suffix : ITE
12. Apiece : PER
13. Legal delay : STAY
15. Time for les vacances : ETE
18. Misses' overseas cousins : SENORITAS
20. Surround : HEMIN
22. Movers' equipment : RAMPS
23. "Three Tall Women" writer : ALBEE
24. Freezing rain : SLEET
25. Tooter : HORN
28. Becomes boring : PALLS
29. Former Piston Thomas : ISIAH
30. Gawk : STARE
32. Mount : GETON
34. Paycheck stub abbr. : FICA
35. Gridiron offense strategy : BALLCONTROL
40. Pyrenees principality : ANDORRA
44. Owl's cry : SCREAK
46. Certain retrievers : BALLBOYS
47. Waste maker : HASTE
48. Playwright Chekhov : ANTON
49. Mr. Stravinsky : IGOR
50. Initials on some video games : NES
52. Deputy : AIDE
54. Bireme equipment : OAR
55. Storm heading : NNE
56. Cobb and others : TYS
57. Court org. : ABA
58. "Bam!" : POW

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