New York Times, Friday, July 12, 1996

Author: Chuck Deodene
Editor: Will Shortz
Chuck Deodene
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 31 Missing: {JQWX} This is puzzle # 16 for Mr. Deodene. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1996, The New York Times
Across Down
1. "Backdraft" gear : HOSES
6. Approximates : ROUNDSOFF
15. Wind: Prefix : ANEMO
16. Credit card cost : ANNUALFEE
17. G.I.'s bills : SCRIP
18. Prospectors' helpers : PACKMULES
19. Formal footwear : HEELS
20. Place for a hole, often : TOE
21. Square dance partners : GALS
22. When repeated, a 1968 pop hit : MONY
23. Certain trousers : CORDS
25. Knot : TIE
26. Acting Gardner : AVA
27. Have___-see : ALOOK
29. Pollster's finding : TREND
31. State of emergency : REDALERT
33. Attacker : FOE
34. Cold war headquarters : KREMLIN
35. Fetter : MANACLE
39. Cartoon brawl exclamation : OOF
40. Locker room discussion : GAMEPLAN
41. Pari___(at an equal rate) : PASSU
44. Tender looks : GAZES
45. Catchall abbr. : ETC
46. Smelter input : ORE
47. Scottish clan leader : THANE
49. Skiing mecca : VAIL
50. Kind of fall : PRAT
52. CPR administrator : EMT
53. Tonto's Scout, for one : PINTO
54. Schedule : TIMETABLE
57. Geometer's concern : LOCUS
58. Like brewers' hops : OVENDRIED
59. Escape the understanding of : ELUDE
60. University Park campus : PENNSTATE
61. Counted tree rings, e.g. : DATED
1. # : HASHMARK
2. Head-to-toe look : ONCEOVER
3. Outdoor air : SERENADE
4. 70's radical___Harris : EMILY
5. Saturates : SOPS
6. Song from the 'hood : RAP
7. Getting crocked : ONATOOT
8. Pop : UNCORK
9. Microwaved : NUKED
10. Stop up : DAM
11. Trunstile cheater : SLUG
12. Recently : OFLATE
13. 1973 hit"___Stronger Every Day" : FEELIN
14. Owned (up) : FESSED
23. Succotash ingredient : CORN
24. Stepping spots : STONES
27. To the max : ALLOUT
28. 70's singer Garrett : LEIF
30. Bring in : REAP
32. Israeli writer___Oz : AMOS
33. Public regard : FAME
35. English garden feature : MAZE
36. Looking freshly groomed : CLEANCUT
37. Leeway : LATITUDE
38. Fenced-in : ENCLOSED
40. Series of troubles : GANTLET
41. Soda can feature : POPTOP
42. Reach : ARRIVE
43. Galleon crew : SEAMEN
44. Africa's smallest country : GAMBIA
48. Compassion : HEART
49. Cy Young winner, 1988 : VIOLA
51. Volunteer's home: Abbr. : TENN
53. Made, as a case : PLED
55. Scores at R.F.K. : TDS
56. City near Arnhem : EDE

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