New York Times, Wednesday, May 17, 1995

Author: Ed Early
Editor: Will Shortz
Ed Early
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQV} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Early. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Starting four : ABCD
5. Nicholas or Peter : CZAR
9. Not fat : SLIM
13. Side-splitting comedy : RIOT
14. Benoit _____ of the N.H.L. : HOGUE
16. London's _____ Park : HYDE
17. Emaciated : ALLSKINANDBONES
20. Under the weather : ILL
21. Make sure of, as a victory : ICE
22. Holly trees : ILEXES
23. Did business (with) : DEALT
25. More nuts : DAFTER
28. Waste : DROSS
30. Require : NEED
31. Two cups, basically : BRA
34. Fugue master : BACH
35. Outmoded : OLD
36. Asset : PLUS
37. With nothing in reserve : FROMHANDTOMOUTH
41. Eye part : LENS
42. Spanish chess piece : REY
43. River to the Ubangi : UELE
44. Shelley tribute : ODE
45. Noodle : BEAN
46. Rapunzel feature : TRESS
48. Some tableware : PEWTER
50. Kind of gum : ESTER
52. First U.S. spacewalk mission : GEMINI
55. Koch and others : EDS
57. 9 or 66, e.g.: Abbr. : RTE
58. More than ready for battle : ARMEDTOTHETEETH
62. Manipulator : USER
63. Ohio college : HIRAM
64. French Sudan, today : MALI
65. Minus : LESS
66. Bell _____ : LABS
67. Timetable, for short : SKED
1. Police announcement: "This is _____!" : ARAID
2. Like pelicans and hospital patients : BILLED
3. Shoulder part : COLLARBONE
4. Skid row woe : DTS
5. Stylish : CHIC
6. Like most city land : ZONED
7. _____ Khan : AGA
8. Baseball score : RUN
9. Stable worker : SHOER
10. _____ eyed (sharp-sighted) : LYNX
11. French notion : IDEE
12. Imbroglio : MESS
15. Deleted from galley proofs : EDITEDOUT
18. Hardly fine art : KITSCH
19. Extorted from : BLED
24. Covers with rich soil : LOAMS
26. Pain allayer : ANODYNE
27. Hat material : FELT
29. Show generosity to : SHAREWITH
31. Very fast talk : BLUESTREAK
32. Gully : RUT
33. Eruption fallout : ASH
36. Frigid spots : POLES
37. Mr. Ziegfeld : FLO
38. Bloodshot : RED
39. Adroit : NEAT
40. Least : MEREST
45. Deep knee _____ : BEND
47. Come to terms : SETTLE
48. Harbor structures : PIERS
49. Kind of center : REHAB
51. Concealed again : REHID
52. Ancient France : GAUL
53. European language : ERSE
54. Sras. across the Pyrenees : MMES
56. G.O.P. opponents : DEMS
59. Slippery stuff : OIL
60. Song syllable : TRA
61. Printer's measures : EMS

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