New York Times, Saturday, May 27, 1995

Author: A.J. Santora
Editor: Will Shortz
A. J. Santora
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 29 Missing: {FQWX} Spans: 4, (2 double stacks) This is puzzle # 204 for Mr. Santora. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Boost : JUMPSTART
10. Cuts and splices : EDITS
15. Land of the Hittites : ASIAMINOR
16. Bubbly singer : DONHO
17. State of mind : MENTALITY
18. Beautician Elizabeth : ARDEN
19. Smart weapons proj. : SDI
20. Bird, for one : CELTIC
22. 1968 million-selling country album : REBA
23. Projection on a shoe to prevent slipping : CALK
25. J.F.K. posting : ETA
26. Homophone, maybe : PUN
27. First name in spydom : MATA
28. Heel : CUR
30. Excise surgically : RESECT
33. Band members : DRUMMERS
35. Dido : PRANK
36. 34 Down, for one : ISRAELI
37. Legal acceptance : JOINDER
39. Cliff house : AERIE
40. Strabismus : CROSSEYE
41. “I don’t have _____, I give them”: Harry Cohn : ULCERS
42. Communication for the deaf: Abbr. : ASL
43. Ethyl endings : ENES
44. School org. : NEA
45. _____ el Amarna, Egypt : TEL
47. Singer Ocasek et al. : RICS
48. U.S. mil. awards : DSMS
50. Kind of bean : ADZUKI
53. Alf and others : ETS
55. John Ciardi’s “_____ Man” : IMETA
57. “The Best Man” writer : GOREVIDAL
59. Dog-_____ : EARED
60. Specify : ENUMERATE
61. Nab : SNARE
62. Handled further infestation : RESPRAYED
1. Fixes : JAMS
2. Slippery character, perhaps : USEDCARSALESMAN
3. Spy equipment : MINIATURECAMERA
4. To a science : PAT
5. Directly : SMACK
6. Ceramic : TILE
7. A dye : ANIL
8. Scoundrels : ROTTERS
9. “Take one!” : TRYIT
10. Writer LeShan : EDA
11. Thomas _____, 1842 rebellion leader : DORR
12. Fourth celebration : INDEPENDENCEDAY
13. Birthplace of seven Presidents : THEBUCKEYESTATE
14. Voiced : SONANT
21. Commuter group : CARPOOL
24. Poet Walter de _____ : LAMARE
27. Year in Henry VII’s reign : MDI
28. Keyboard instrument : CELESTA
29. Altdorf is its capital : URI
31. Discordia’s Greek counterpart : ERIS
32. Third-generation Japanese-American : SANSEI
34. “My Life” autobiographer : MEIR
37. Some H.S. students : JRS
38. Musical notes : RES
40. Italian turnover : CALZONE
41. Briefs : UNDIES
46. Lawn tool : EDGER
47. Banks hold it : RIVER
49. Dump closure : STER
51. Extinct ox : URUS
52. Big name in G.O.P. circles : KEMP
54. Runners’ locale : SLED
56. “Doc’ Horne” humorist : ADE
58. Nationalist grp. since 1919 : IRA

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