New York Times, Thursday, April 4, 1996

Author: M. Diehl
Editor: Will Shortz
Mark Diehl
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32 Missing: {X} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 15 for Mr. Diehl. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1996, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Pickled utterances : HICS
5. Attack : SETAT
10. Red-coated food item : EDAM
14. Tract : AREA
15. Setting for a 1968 Neil Simon play, with "the" : PLAZA
16. Cockeyed : LOCO
17. What a busboy clears : TABLEOFCONTENTS
20. Chicken's complaint? : SQUAWK
21. Pricey : HIGHCOST
22. TV host Rick : DEES
24. San Francisco's___Tower : COIT
25. Butter units : BARS
28. Lummox : OAF
30. Glacial masses : SERACS
34. Wood used for tool handles : ASH
35. Dictator before Caesar : SULLA
37. Curriculum follower : VITAE
38. What a criminal lawyer clears : CLIENTSOFRECORD
41. A.A. Milne character : KANGA
42. Peace Nobelist of 1987 : ARIAS
43. Slowpoke at the tract : NAG
44. Startles : SPOOKS
46. Word in the M-G-M motto : ARS
47. Ballet leap : JETE
48. Veterans Day honorees : MIAS
50. Back talk? : ECHO
52. Annual vaccine target : ASIANFLU
56. In flames : ABLAZE
60. What a pickpocket clears : CHANGEOFCLOTHES
62. Prefix with sphere : HEMI
63. Sewing kit portion : SPOOL
64. "The jig___!" : ISUP
65. Isle of exile : ELBA
66. On edge : TESTY
67. Given to eavesdropping : NOSY
1. Items in the ring : HATS
2. Where dinars buy dinner : IRAQ
3. Oldest Spanish city in the Philippines : CEBU
4. Side orders, at times : SALADS
5. Was forthright : SPOKEOUT
6. Polar toiler : ELF
7. Dashboard dial, for short : TACH
8. ___dye : AZOIC
9. Lively dances : TANGOS
10. Full of juice : ELECTRIC
11. ___harm to (leave be) : DONO
12. Romans predecessor : ACTS
13. Guinness superlative : MOST
18. Flock member : EWE
19. Den denizens : THIEVES
23. Nacho topping : SALSA
25. Subsidizes : BACKS
26. Like___in the face : ASLAP
27. Zoo beast : RHINO
29. Vegetation : FLORA
31. United (with) : ATONE
32. Diamond figure : CARAT
33. Papyrus plant : SEDGE
35. Weaving in and out : SNAKING
36. In flames : AFIRE
39. I problem? : EGOMANIA
40. Like Bugs Bunny : RASCALLY
45. Least perilous : SAFEST
47. Adjective for Joe DiMaggio : JOLTIN
49. Ski area : SLOPE
51. Showtime rival : HBO
52. Liniment target : ACHE
53. Satirist Silverstein : SHEL
54. Part of a meter, maybe : IAMB
55. Tabloid topics : UFOS
57. Mr. Moto comment : AHSO
58. Olympian leader : ZEUS
59. Catch sight of : ESPY
61. Army sleeper : COT

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