New York Times, Tuesday, May 21, 1996

Author: J. Schmalzbach
Editor: Will Shortz
Jonathan Schmalzbach
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 17 for Mr. Schmalzbach. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Put on the burner : HEAT
5. Post-larval : PUPAL
10. Bullfight cries : OLES
14. Willa Cather's "One of___" : OURS
15. Wipe out : ERASE
16. Org. with a mission : NASA
17. Dr. Seuss's diner order? : GREENEGGSANDHAM
20. Skipper's plea : SOS
21. "___a Grecian Urn" : ODEON
22. Like TV's "Tales From the Crypt" : EERIE
23. "Roses___red..." : ARE
24. Certain computer, informally : MAC
25. "Here come de judge!" comic : PIGMEATMARKHAM
33. Reindeer driver : SANTA
34. Bounds : LEAPS
35. Coach Parseghian : ARA
36. Partner of kisses : HUGS
37. Categorizes : SORTS
38. Fortitude : GRIT
39. Bedbound : ILL
40. Champagne buckets : ICERS
41. Diminishes : BATES
42. Popular hors d'oeuvres : VIENNASAUSAGES
45. Play part : ACT
46. Carrier letters : USS
47. Island off Venezuela : ARUBA
50. Road hazard warning : FLARE
53. Moo goo gai pan pan : WOK
56. 1676 Virginia uprising : BACONSREBELLION
59. Tulip's base : BULB
60. Jury : PANEL
61. Cartoonist Peter : ARNO
62. Woeful cry : ALAS
63. Impatient : ANTSY
64. Pooped : BEAT
1. Monopolizes : HOGS
2. Prefix with dollar or trash : EURO
3. Father of Deimos and Phobos : ARES
4. Mao___-tung : TSE
5. Carolina river : PEEDEE
6. Compulsion : URGE
7. When repeated, a Samoan port : PAGO
8. Professional grp. : ASSN
9. Grazing area : LEA
10. Up next : ONDECK
11. "The Wizard of Oz" actor : LAHR
12. Actor Morales : ESAI
13. Unvarying : SAME
18. Bellini opera : NORMA
19. Gets close : NEARS
23. C.I.A. types : AGTS
24. Hammond products : MAPS
25. Pope of A.D. 757 : PAULI
26. Fireside : INGLE
27. Fragrant East Indian wood : ALOES
28. ___cotta : TERRA
29. Taiwan-controlled island : MATSU
30. "The Outcasts of Poker Flat" writer : HARTE
31. Strong and fierce-tempered one, supposedly : ARIES
32. Wrestling areas : MATS
33. Switchblade : SHIV
37. "Away with you!" : SCAT
38. Pranks : GAGS
40. Early Peruvian : INCAN
41. Swiss city : BASEL
43. Powerful persons : NABOBS
44. "Of course!" : SURELY
47. Father, in the Bible : ABBA
48. Actor Julia : RAUL
49. Abdul-Jabbar's alma mater : UCLA
50. Humorist Lebowitz : FRAN
51. Advanced : LENT
52. Lincoln and Burrows : ABES
53. Fence material : WIRE
54. One of the O'Neills : OONA
55. Half hitch, e.g. : KNOT
57. Health restorer : SPA
58. Rat-racing room, for short : LAB

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