New York Times, Saturday, May 11, 1996

Author: D. Niles
Editor: Will Shortz
Dean Niles
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 29 Missing: {FJQZ} This is puzzle # 7 for Mr. Niles. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1996, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Former world leader : DEKLERK
8. 1-Across's successor : MANDELA
15. Pastoral piece : ECLOGUE
16. One who might deck you : ADORNER
17. Aristotle tome : POETICS
18. Stocking warmer? : YULELOG
19. Blvd. : RTE
20. Jewish village : SHTETL
22. Having a bouquet, maybe : WINY
23. Roughly forever : EON
24. Boners : ERRATA
26. ___Verde (Texas county) : VAL
27. Prowler : SNEAK
30. Kind of cream : EGG
31. Writer Hite : SHERE
33. Gametes : SEXCELLS
35. Lightheaded ones? : BLONDS
36. Cars once built in Lansing : REOS
37. Will of "The Waltons" : GEER
38. 1864 Mississippi battle site : TUPELO
41. Drinks since 1929 : SEVENUPS
45. Evening soap actress Christine___ : ELISE
46. Cries at fireworks : AHS
47. Castigatory : PENAL
48. Spoil : MAR
49. Reader's Digest co-founder Wallace : DEWITT
52. One of the Khans : ALY
53. Surveyor's work : PLAT
55. Cincinnati university : XAVIER
57. Cyst : WEN
58. Acting as guardian : TUTELAR
60. Tailed : CAUDATE
62. Beryl variety : EMERALD
63. Distributes by plan : ASSORTS
64. Autocrats : DESPOTS
65. Rent payers : LESSEES
1. Push, as a button : DEPRESS
2. Transition zone between plant communities : ECOTONE
3. Cold comfort? : KLEENEX
4. Auction parcel : LOT
5. Auspices : EGIS
6. Collar lace : RUCHE
7. Small falcons : KESTRELS
8. Jenn-Air maker : MAYTAG
9. Full-size : ADULT
10. Cambodia's Lon___ : NOL
11. Selected : DREW
12. Rejuvenate : ENLIVEN
13. "Fifty-two Pickup" crime novelist : LEONARD
14. Some socks : ARGYLES
21. One foot-pound = 13,560,000___ : ERGS
25. Out : ASLEEP
28. Landed property : ACRES
29. Capsized, with "over" : KEELED
32. Marilyn of the Met : HORNE
34. Game with forfeits : LOO
35. Part of a restaurant bill: Abbr. : BEV
37. Of bodily motion : GESTICAL
38. Was attracted : TEMPTED
39. Poe poem : ULALUME
40. "Peter Pan" extras : PIRATES
41. Switchblade : SHIV
42. Ignorant : UNAWARE
43. Range of colors : PALETTE
44. Wile : SLYNESS
46. Stars and bars : AWARDS
50. Acclaim : EXALT
51. Razz : TEASE
54. Maryland player, for short : TERP
56. Director Meyer : RUSS
59. Doctor of film : LAO
61. Windows platform : DOS

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