New York Times, Wednesday, May 25, 1994

Author: Fred Piscop
Editor: Will Shortz
Fred Piscop
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JKQXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 8 for Mr. Piscop. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. _____ and hounds (outdoor game) : HARE
5. Section of the brain : LOBE
9. Palindromic name in pop music : ABBA
13. Mideast carrier : ELAL
14. Flower part : SEPAL
15. Regrets : RUES
16. MANTLE : LAYEROFTHEEARTH
19. Bars : PREVENTS
20. Kind of bed : MURPHY
21. Hubbub : ADO
22. Olympus queen : HERA
23. RUTH : PITYFORANOTHER
30. Indian princess : RANEE
31. Offended : HURT
32. Street sign abbr. : AVE
33. "Ars Amatoria" author : OVID
34. Manages, as for oneself : FENDS
35. Signaled : CUED
36. Command to Rover : BEG
37. Absorbed by : INTO
38. Prefix with dollars : PETRO
39. AARON : BROTHEROFMOSES
43. With eyes and ears open : WARY
44. Antipollution grp : EPA
45. St. Francis's home : ASSISI
48. Confirming : ASSURING
53. JACKSON : SOUTHERNCAPITAL
55. British P.M. _____ Douglas-Home : ALEC
56. Jerks' works : SODAS
57. Westernmost Aleutian : ATTU
58. Ritzy : POSH
59. Word repeated before "1, 2, 3" : TEST
60. Nikita's no : NYET
1. Fab Four flick : HELP
2. Controversial orchard spray : ALAR
3. Zany Martha : RAYE
4. Dignified : ELEVATED
5. Hightailed it : LEFT
6. _____ out (withdraws) : OPTS
7. Cry from Scrooge : BAH
8. Euclid's grand work : ELEMENTS
9. Ark's terminus : ARARAT
10. Pat baby on the back : BURP
11. One of Alcott's little women : BETH
12. Sickly, as a complexion : ASHY
14. "_____ a gun!" : SONOF
17. Color anew : REDYE
18. Prefix with dollars : EURO
22. _____ hearing : HARDOF
23. One of a road crew : PAVER
24. Architect Jones : INIGO
25. Pioneer of the twist : OHENRY
26. Reach in total : RUNTO
27. _____ couture : HAUTE
28. Tinker-Chance link : EVERS
29. Second draft, informally : REDO
30. L.B.J. son-in-law : ROBB
34. Most passionate : FIERIEST
35. _____ section : CESARIAN
38. Easy catch : POPUP
40. Jerk : TWITCH
41. Greasy-spoon fare : HASH
42. Southwestern formations : MESAS
45. P.D.Q. : ASAP
46. One-man band : SOLO
47. Courts : SUES
48. No ifs, _____ or buts : ANDS
49. Command to Tabby : SCAT
50. _____ -bitty : ITTY
51. N.B.A.'s Thurmond : NATE
52. Flood : GLUT
54. Ebbets Field's Preacher : ROE

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