New York Times, Tuesday, June 3, 1997

Author: Jonathan Schmalzbach
Editor: Will Shortz
Jonathan Schmalzbach
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {FJQZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 25 for Mr. Schmalzbach. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1997, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Support : BACK
5. Hindu gentleman : BABU
9. Indonesian island : TIMOR
14. Nautical direction : ALEE
15. Part of the eye : IRIS
16. Mirror ___ : IMAGE
17. Charlemagne's legacy : HOLYROMANEMPIRE
20. Lepidopterist's equipment : NET
21. Corrida cries : OLES
22. Condemned : DOOMED
23. Marking float : BUOY
24. Tiny memory measures : BITS
25. "Nothing ___!" : DOING
27. James Buchanan, notably : BACHELOR
31. Reign noted for magnificent porcelain : MINGDYNASTY
33. Actress Hagen : UTA
34. Commentators' page : OPED
35. Cricket sides : ONS
36. Play start : ACTI
37. German direction : OST
38. Virginia's nickname : OLDDOMINION
42. Farewells : GOODBYES
44. Chips in? : ANTES
45. Rara ___ : AVIS
46. Semicircles : ARCS
47. Gene Kelly's activity in the 30-Down : SINGIN
50. Hammett pooch : ASTA
51. Stage of history : ERA
54. Disney realm : THEMAGICKINGDOM
57. Draw a bead on : AIMAT
58. Subsequently : THEN
59. Venom : BILE
60. Cache : STORE
61. Stitches : SEWS
62. Charon's river : STYX
1. Where to take a Volkswagen for a spin : BAHN
2. Shampoo ingredient : ALOE
3. Breton, for one : CELT
4. Crucial : KEY
5. What John Scopes taught : BIOLOGY
6. Majority leader Dick : ARMEY
7. Partiality : BIAS
8. Milit. branch : USN
9. Coarse fodder grass : TIMOTHY
10. Levy : IMPOSE
11. Impair : MAIM
12. Bogeyman : OGRE
13. Army surgeon Walter : REED
18. Spherical : ROUND
19. Pronouncement : EDICT
23. Nickname for the Cowboys' hometown : BIGD
24. One who sings the part of Boris Godunov : BASSO
25. Boozehound : DIPSO
26. "And ___ grow on" : ONETO
27. They were big in the 40's : BANDS
28. "A Tale of Two Cities" heroine : LUCIE
29. Director Preminger et al. : OTTOS
30. See 47-Across : RAIN
31. ___ synthesizer : MOOG
32. Stem joints : NODES
36. Termites' kin : ANTS
38. Render unnecessary : OBVIATE
39. Fibbing : LYING
40. Forked-tail swallows : MARTINS
41. From early Peru : INCAN
43. Buxom blonde of 50's TV : DAGMAR
46. Crooked : ASKEW
47. B.&O. stops : STAS
48. "___ a New High" (1937 Lily Pons song) : IHIT
49. Verne's captain : NEMO
50. Lumbago, e.g. : ACHE
51. Blue-pencil : EDIT
52. ___-poly : ROLY
53. Big Board's brother: Abbr. : AMEX
55. "___ Not Unusual" : ITS
56. Literary monogram : GBS

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