New York Times, Friday, April 5, 1996

Author: J. Page
Editor: Will Shortz
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FJQXYZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 45 for Mr. Page. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Isolated : SPORADIC
9. Low-fat : SKIM
13. Erin minority : NONIRISH
14. Johnny Carson's magician : CARNAC
16. Earmark : ALLOCATE
17. Provoke : AROUSE
18. Inventor's monogram : TAE
19. Elvis Presley's label : RCAVICTOR
21. Worn-out model : CRATE
24. Eisenhower and others : IKES
25. Opal finish : INE
26. Epinephrine combats it : HIVES
27. U.S. Amb. to the U.N., 1961-65 : AES
28. Dominoes : TILES
30. Former defense grp. : SEATO
32. Like a pitcher's bag : ROSINED
34. Child's needs : SAUCEPANS
36. Sharpened : WHETTED
38. Swim contests : MEETS
41. Ship's opposite : SHORE
42. Bridge strength? : ACE
44. Hurts : ACHES
46. Asian holiday : TET
47. Strong__ox : ASAN
48. Quite a bargain : STEAL
49. Bosses at bonus time : REWARDERS
52. Sch. in Troy, N.Y. : RPI
53. Sebastian's bride in "Twelfth Night" : OLIVIA
54. Real brain : EINSTEIN
58. Dallas family : PEROTS
59. Hockey taboo : ELBOWING
60. Bed check? : RENT
61. Kicks back, in a way : RECLINES
1. Weight lifter's lift : SNATCH
2. Sub-launched missile : POLARIS
3. Legally off base : ONLEAVE
4. Grande opening? : RIO
5. Meteor's path : ARC
6. Opposite of noche : DIA
7. Adriatic peninsula : ISTRIA
8. Cab driving, e.g.? : CHECKEREDCAREER
9. Punjabi garb : SARI
10. McDonald's founder Ray : KROC
11. Useless : INUTILE
12. Made with bricks : MASONED
14. Cleveland five : CAVS
15. Goddess of agriculture : CERES
20. "The Eagle and the Arrow" writer : AESOP
22. Riddle : TEASER
23. It's left behind : ESTATE
28. Dermatologists' cases : TINEAS
29. Six-footer : INSECT
31. Dead, as a bulb : OUT
33. "Cheers" bar owner : SAM
35. Leave off : CEASE
36. Hayes's Veep : WHEELER
37. Activate illegally : HOTWIRE
39. "___lies a tale" : THEREIN
40. Maritime tree : SEAPINE
41. Sharpen : STROP
43. Store on the farm : ENSILE
45. Missile launchers : SLINGS
47. Nabokov heroine and namesakes : ADAS
50. Popular theater name : AVON
51. "Hud" director Martin : RITT
55. Its slogan was once "Parade of Stars" : NBC
56. Back burner? : SOL
57. Prefix with light : TWI

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