New York Times, Friday, June 21, 1996

Author: G. R. Ferguson
Editor: Will Shortz
Gerald R. Ferguson
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 30 Missing: {JQVXZ} This is puzzle # 9 for Mr. Ferguson. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1996, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Miffed : STEAMEDUP
10. "___as that goes..." : ASFAR
15. Trail guides : OUTRIDERS
16. 1953 Oscar nominee : SHANE
17. More than a third of the residents of Canada : ONTARIANS
18. ___de ville (city hall) : HOTEL
19. Golfer's launches : TEEBALLS
20. Eccentric : SCREWY
21. Pay back : GET
22. Now, on "E.R." : STAT
23. Smooches : BUSSES
27. Law force since 1873 : MOUNTIES
31. Mining tunnels : ADITS
32. Opposes, as the wind : LEANSINTO
33. Hand, to Herrea : MANO
34. Hiker's woes : CORNS
35. Grumble : MOAN
36. Place in space : BLACKHOLE
38. Annuity in France : RENTE
39. Bygone political slogan : ILIKEIKE
40. Coercion : DURESS
41. Walkers, for short : PEDS
42. Base V.I.P.'s : COS
43. Blueprint : RECIPE
46. Saddam Hussein, e.g. : BAGHDADI
51. Papal cape : ORALE
52. Like basset hounds : LONGEARED
53. None the___ : WISER
54. Murmur : UNDERTONE
55. Bushels : SCADS
56. Savvy : GOODSENSE
1. Air particulates : SOOT
2. Air : TUNE
3. Suffix with Rock : ETTE
4. Show horse : ARAB
5. French fighter-bombers : MIRAGES
6. Officials of ancient Rome : EDILES
7. Passed out : DEALT
8. Amphorae : URNS
9. Letter addenda : PSS
10. Waste receptacles : ASHCANS
11. Soldier near the end of a tour of duty : SHORTTIMER
12. Kismet : FATE
13. From square one : ANEW
14. Bank : RELY
20. Flabbergasts : STUNS
22. English architect Sir John : SOANE
23. Phylline's mate, in a 1942 film : BAMBI
24. J.F.K.'s Interior Secretary : UDALL
25. Exodus mountain : SINAI
26. Put away for a rainy day : STOCKPILED
27. First name in country music : MERLE
28. Words with all or hole : INONE
29. The "E" in E.-U. : ETATS
30. Loudness measures : SONES
32. Appearance : LOOKS
34. Say "tut-tut" : CHIDE
37. Big ones, to an angler : KEEPERS
38. Some linemen : RUSHERS
40. Persevering : DOGGED
42. Seabee's motto : CANDO
43. Dust-ups : ROWS
44. Folk singer___Anderson : ERIC
45. Bambino's home : CASA
46. Sonny on the Hill : BONO
47. Pudding flavor : DATE
48. "East of Eden" character : ARON
49. Cubs' hangouts : DENS
50. New pensee : IDEE
52. Oaf : LUG

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