New York Times, Wednesday, May 24, 1995

Author: Wayne Robert Williams
Editor: Will Shortz
Wayne Robert Williams
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQWXZ} This is puzzle # 23 for Mr. Williams. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Huck Finn's craft : RAFT
5. Lacking : SHY
8. Propped-up shelter : LEANTO
14. Composer Satie : ERIK
15. Tripmeter setting : OOO
16. Make well-liked : ENDEAR
17. Site of Iolani Palace : HONOLULU
19. No big thing : TRIFLE
20. Docs united : AMA
21. Monkeylike : APISH
23. Baseball's Tommie et al. : AGEES
24. Counterpoise : BALANCE
26. Itchin' (to) : EAGER
28. "The Age of Innocence" director : SCORSESE
30. Asian holiday : TET
33. Wet : DAMPEN
36. Sort : ILK
37. Faction : SIDE
38. Zodiac sign : ARIES
39. Hosp. employees : RNS
40. Commended for merit : CITED
41. Russian's neighbor : FINN
42. Large expanse : SEA
43. Peaceful demonstrations : SITINS
44. Author Amy : TAN
45. Highest large lake in the world : TITICACA
47. Author Jong : ERICA
49. Cupidity : AVARICE
53. Bo-o-ring : HOHUM
55. Become spoiled : GOBAD
57. Lon _____ of Cambodia : NOL
58. Muse of astronomy : URANIA
60. Violin virtuoso : PAGANINI
62. Not making one's quota : BEHIND
63. Request of Vanna : ANE
64. "Yikes!" : EGAD
65. Jargons : SLANGS
66. Article in a periódico : LAS
67. Rib or jaw : BONE
1. Treatment center : REHAB
2. Appetite stimulant : AROMA
3. Ultimate : FINAL
4. Ref's decision : TKO
5. Just a bit : SOUPCON
6. _____-than-thou attitude : HOLIER
7. Certain pronouns : YOUS
8. Allowed to : LET
9. Infuriate : ENRAGE
10. River into the Gulf of Venice : ADIGE
11. Ikhnaton's wife : NEFERTITI
12. Whopper : TALE
13. Magnetite and malachite : ORES
18. Pricks : LANCES
22. Cads : HEELS
25. Resort in the Rockies : ASPEN
27. Put to : ASK
29. Site of 1956 warfare : SINAI
31. Paradise : EDEN
32. Turner and Williams : TEDS
33. Crackers : DAFT
34. "Elsa's Dream," e.g. : ARIA
35. Longfellow maiden : MINNEHAHA
37. Raga instrument : SITAR
39. Mark sale prices : RETAG
40. Bug with a loud love call : CICADA
42. [as printed] : SIC
43. Cannibals and headhunters : SAVAGES
45. The when of an event : TIMING
46. Changing booth : CABANA
48. Small to-do : RUNIN
50. Architect Jones : INIGO
51. Schwarzenegger title role : CONAN
52. Slur over : ELIDE
53. Primary intersections : HUBS
54. Hurler Hershiser : OREL
56. Fiery gemstone : OPAL
59. Classifieds : ADS
61. Woodpecker's tool : NEB

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