New York Times, Friday, April 21, 1995

Author: Rand H. Burns
Editor: Will Shortz
Rand H. Burns
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 33 Missing: {FQXZ} This is puzzle # 17 for Mr. Burns. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Freshly : ANEW
5. "Tony n' _____ Wedding" (off-Broadway hit) : TINAS
10. Cheek's neighbor : JOWL
14. Actress Copley : TERI
15. Père's frère : ONCLE
16. Mayberry lad : OPIE
17. Efficient : LEAN
18. Give a wide berth to : AVOID
19. One End of London : EAST
20. Fainéance : IDLESSE
22. Effervesces : BUBBLES
24. Mordant : SATIRICAL
26. Varsity regulars : ATEAM
29. Snail or slug, e.g. : GASTROPOD
33. In an obvious way : PALPABLY
35. Horizontal timber on an open boat : INWALE
36. Simpson case judge : ITO
37. Arctic explorer John : RAE
38. Bygone bird : MOA
39. Ancient highway : VIA
40. Place-setting item : NAPKIN
42. Brit's midday snack : NUNCHEON
44. Large dog : GREATDANE
46. Crinkly gauze : LISSE
47. Clad : RAIMENTED
49. Court : ROMANCE
52. Benne seeds : SESAMES
56. Vast : EPIC
57. Ex-President of Uganda : OBOTE
59. Salon product : WAVE
60. Letter after aleph : BETH
61. Sturdy, as a beam : OAKEN
62. Dye-yielding plant : ANIL
63. Contrarian : ANTI
64. Lachrymal : TEARY
65. Clamor : YELL
1. King in the "Volsunga Saga" : ATLI
2. Essential : NEED
3. Of an age : ERAL
4. Jonathan's cousin : WINESAP
5. Brown : TOAST
6. Ensnare : INVEIGLE
7. U.S.O. user, perhaps : NCO
8. Outs : ALIBIS
9. Don Juan activity : SEDUCTION
10. Average guy : JOEBLOW
11. Shade of blue : OPAL
12. Smart-alecky : WISE
13. Net calls : LETS
21. Roadside assister : SAMARITAN
23. Hull huggers : BARNACLES
25. Sunbeam : RAY
26. Mocker's ploy : APING
27. Russia's _____ Autonomous Republic : TATAR
28. Run for one's wife? : ELOPE
30. Asphalts : PAVES
31. Unmatched sets : OLIOS
32. Colonial figure Silas : DEANE
34. Ratlike marsupial : BANDICOOT
38. Pale cheese : MUENSTER
41. Arabian Sea port : KARACHI
42. It's collinear with SSW : NNE
43. Cached : HIDAWAY
45. Unicellular life : AMEBAE
48. Fibber McGee's little friend : TEENY
49. Singer McEntire : REBA
50. Dentist's request : OPEN
51. Hand holder : MITT
53. Rider's grip, perhaps : MANE
54. Diabolic : EVIL
55. Bears do it : SELL
58. Volga tributary at Gorki : OKA

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