New York Times, Wednesday, April 17, 1996

Author: F. Heaney
Editor: Will Shortz
Francis Heaney
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {QXZ} This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Heaney. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1996, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Gave a face lift : REDID
6. Barter : SWAP
10. Amazes : AWES
14. Swiftly : APACE
15. Rock's Turner : TINA
16. Coo's partner : BILL
17. Swell, formally? : JAMESDANDY
19. First name in jazz : ELLA
20. Existence : BEING
21. Kind of radio show : CALLIN
23. Imperfect : MARRED
25. X : CHI
26. Professional suffix : IST
27. Actress Brennan : EILEEN
28. 1991 movie "___ & Louise" : THELMA
30. Up, in baseball : ATBAT
31. "The Red" : ERIC
32. Madame Bovary : EMMA
35. Difficult journey : TREK
36. Looked suspicious : STANK
37. At a distance : AFAR
38. Withered : SERE
39. Sneaker brand : PUMA
40. In unison : ASONE
41. Tire patterns : TREADS
43. 18-and-over crowd : ADULTS
44. Turf : SOD
46. It might need refining : ORE
47. Go too far, with "it" : OVERDO
48. Pants line : CREASE
50. Pancake relative : CREPE
51. Phoned : RANG
52. Olympics vehicle, formally? : ROBERTSLED
57. Boy or girl preceder : ATTA
58. Creative start : IDEA
59. Film actress Anders : LUANA
60. Look with effort : PEER
61. Sonneteer : BARD
62. W.W.I battle site : YPRES
1. Dominion, in old India : RAJ
2. Govt. watchdog grp. : EPA
3. Block : DAM
4. Conversation starter, maybe : ICEBREAKER
5. Early Mormon land : DESERET
6. Military defense : STAND
7. Museum add-on : WING
8. What's more : AND
9. Worker's due : PAYCHECK
10. Famed fratricide victim : ABEL
11. Place to put money, formally? : WILLIAMFOLD
12. Island in New York Bay : ELLIS
13. Perspective : SLANT
18. ___Bien Phu, Vietnam : DIEN
22. Be unwell : AIL
23. Bishop topper : MITRE
24. Way of cooking, formally? : ALBERTDENTE
25. It may be fine when company comes : CHINA
27. Chow : EATS
28. Ways of London : TRAMS
29. Makes the grade : MEASURESUP
31. Piano exercise : ETUDE
33. ___-man defense : MANTO
34. Consort of Aphrodite : ARES
36. Finger food : SPARERIB
40. With skill : ADEPTLY
42. Dawn goddess : EOS
43. Have one's say : AVER
44. Junk : SCRAP
45. Enulate Pliny the Younger : ORATE
47. Mountain nymph : OREAD
49. Food thickening agent : AGAR
50. One with a handle : CBER
53. Harem room : ODA
54. Roman household god : LAR
55. Opposite WSW : ENE
56. Govt. lawyers : DAS

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