New York Times, Friday, May 3, 1996

Author: H. Estes
Editor: Will Shortz
Harvey Estes
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 35 Missing: {KQZ} This is puzzle # 28 for Mr. Estes. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1996, The New York Times
Across Down
1. On the loose : ATLARGE
8. Jefferson's '61 counterpart : ABRAHAM
15. Unselfish folks : SHARERS
16. Raises a fuss : CLAMORS
17. Took a sample : TRIEDIT
18. Shopaholic's aid : TOTEBAG
19. First name in clowns : RONALD
20. Dwarf, with "over" : TOWER
21. "Equatorially" ample : OBESE
22. Port. is part of it : EUR
23. Shore of America : DINAH
27. Sermon starter : TEXT
29. Musical finale : CODA
30. Film set around 73 B.C. : SPARTACUS
35. Malcolm-___Warner : JAMAL
36. Bush whacker : MACHETE
37. Period in human history : IRONAGE
39. Despise : ABHOR
40. The Man of a Thousand Faces : LONCHANEY
42. Zero-wheeled vehicle : SLED
43. Smith or Jones : DEAN
44. Squirts : HOSES
46. Pull some strings : SEW
47. Black Sea cottage : DACHA
52. Baseball card essentials : STATS
54. Collapsed : FELLIN
55. Square meal? : RAVIOLI
58. One way to settle a fight : DUELING
59. For : INFAVOR
60. Vulnerable to being shot : INRANGE
61. Nebraska natives : PAWNEES
62. Quotable Yankee : STENGEL
1. TV dog : ASTRO
2. Pound : THROB
3. "Mule Train" singer : LAINE
4. Fields : AREAS
5. Like some days : REDLETTER
6. Part of a control tower screen : GRID
7. Direction in France : EST
8. Trouper : ACTOR
9. Lick : BLOW
10. Really mattered : RATED
11. Uncle Sam's stuff : AMERICANA
12. Mischief : HOB
13. Constellation near Telescopium : ARA
14. "No___" : MSG
20. Attire for walking on tiptoe : TUTU
22. Make A's, e.g. : EXCEL
24. Start of a quote ending "it tolls for thee" : NOMAN
25. Dull saw, maybe : ADAGE
26. "R-O-C-K" singer, 1956 : HALEY
28. After-grace directive : EAT
30. Tennis shot : SMASH
31. Poet Neruda of "Il Postino" : PABLO
32. Ibuprofen targets : ACHES
33. ___man (early human) : RHODESIAN
34. Resiliency : SINEW
35. Tractor handle : JOHNDEERE
38. G.E. subsidiary : RCA
41. Poet's output : ODES
45. Broke in, as a hole in a hull : STOVE
46. Brouhahas : STIRS
48. "The Tell-Tale Heart" teller's heart? : ALLAN
49. Hold tight : CLING
50. Swinging connection : HINGE
51. Hell's follower : ANGEL
53. Face-saver? : ALOE
54. "Candid Camera" host : FUNT
55. 20-year sleeper : RIP
56. Santa___ : ANA
57. Old G.I.'s group : VFW
58. Knock, in 90's slang : DIS

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