New York Times, Wednesday, May 8, 1996

Author: R. Norris
Editor: Will Shortz
Rich Norris
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 42 Missing: {VX} This is puzzle # 34 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Biblical verb ending : ETH
4. Dress : ATTIRE
10. Logician's abbr. : QED
13. Biblical pronoun : THEE
15. Confiscates : SEIZES
16. "What's the___?" : USE
17. Really solid : HARDASAROCK
19. Boor : APE
20. "Love Story" co-star : ONEAL
21. Change colors : REDYE
22. Phys ed : GYM
23. Tar : SEAMAN
25. Put in an all-nighter : CRAM
27. Operating at capacity : INFULLSWING
33. Singer McEntire : REBA
37. Bud Grace comic strip : ERNIE
38. ___da capo : ARIA
39. Goofs : ERRS
40. Handicapper's hangout: Abbr. : OTB
41. Retained : KEPT
42. Broadcast : EMIT
43. Hog hangouts : STIES
45. Former name at the pumps : ESSO
46. Acknowledged responsibility : FACEDTHERAP
49. Zone : AREA
50. Big name in typewriters : CORONA
55. Position : JOB
57. Military muckamucks : BRASS
61. Fleet : RAPID
62. Scull : OAR
63. Similar but unspecified things : ALLTHATJAZZ
65. Depot: Abbr. : STA
66. Cash in, as chips : REDEEM
67. Not aweather : ALEE
68. PC panic button : ESC
69. Visit : STOPBY
70. Grads-to-be: Abbr. : SRS
1. System of beliefs : ETHOS
2. Title for Macbeth : THANE
3. "___cow, there a cow..." : HEREA
4. Beast of burden : ASS
5. Rip : TEAR
6. Kind of pump : TIRE
7. ___Lacoste : IZOD
8. Environmental buzzword : RECYCLE
9. Geological ridges : ESKERS
10. Swamps : QUAGMIRES
11. Wordsmith Willard : ESPY
12. Reckon : DEEM
14. Mild cheese : EDAM
18. Jai___ : ALAI
24. Vane dir. : NNE
26. With eyes open : AWAKE
28. Suds : FROTH
29. Let loose : UNTIE
30. Legal record book : LIBER
31. Bites : NIPS
32. Cat, in Castile : GATO
33. Cause of grounding : REEF
34. Writer Bombeck : ERMA
35. Curios : BRICABRAC
36. Fall bloomer : ASTER
43. Budding actress : STARLET
44. Pouch : SAC
47. Excludes : DEBARS
48. Dessert wine : PORT
51. Hindu nobility : RAJA
52. October birthstones : OPALS
53. "My Life in Court" author : NIZER
54. Cutting tools : ADZES
55. Canseco of baseball : JOSE
56. Feedbox filler : OATS
58. Actor Ray : ALDO
59. Measure : STEP
60. "The Purple People Eater" singer Wooley : SHEB
64. Irving of "Micki & Maude" : AMY

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