New York Times, Friday, July 14, 1995

Author: Rich Norris
Editor: Will Shortz
Rich Norris
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQV} This is puzzle # 18 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Some cards : SPADES
7. Bodybuilder's concern : BICEPS
13. Ricocheted : CAROMED
15. Central American capital : MANAGUA
16. Fashionable : ALAMODE
17. "____ Swings" (1965 Roger Miller hit) : ENGLAND
18. Armchair necessities for 46 Across : REMOTECONTROLS
20. Thomas Moore subject : ERIN
21. Something to lend or bend : EAR
22. Imbues with gravity : SOBERS
26. Kind of sauce : TERIYAKI
31. Hermitage figures : CZARS
32. "Platoon" actor : SHEEN
33. Bit : TAD
34. Solar warmers : RAYS
35. Word with house or mouse : FIELD
36. Like summer days, often : LAZY
37. W.W. II locale, in brief : IWO
38. Novi Sad natives : SERBS
39. ____ Gables : CORAL
40. Burial places : MAUSOLEA
42. Antibody producers : TOXINS
43. To a fault : TOO
44. Ho do : LUAU
46. Armchair activity, colloquially : CHANNELSURFING
53. Add one's two cents' worth : CHIMEIN
54. Furniture worker : STAINER
55. Anticipate : FORESEE
56. Astor Cup competition, e.g. : REGATTA
57. Gets wind of : SCENTS
58. Flip again : RETOSS
1. Deface : SCAR
2. Blanch : PALE
3. Composer Khachaturian : ARAM
4. Major ending : DOMO
5. Thespians, perhaps : EMOTERS
6. Spring rituals : SEDERS
7. Joked : BANTERED
8. Lodge : INGRAIN
9. Weight watcher's concern: Var. : CALORY
10. On even terms, old-style : EGAL
11. Puzzle clues, sometimes : PUNS
12. Inferior, as an excuse : SAD
14. Numerical prefix : DECI
15. Lavatory sign : MEN
19. Alert : ONTHEBALL
22. Curtain fabric : SCRIM
23. Boston Symphony maestro : OZAWA
24. Mississippi feature : BAYOU
25. Uncertain syllables : ERS
27. Moves via twists : EELS
28. ____ 2600 (old game-playing machine) : ATARI
29. "East of Eden" director : KAZAN
30. Eclogues : IDYLS
32. Archaic form of address : SIRE
35. Rap sheet list : FELONIES
36. Breakfast delicacy : LOX
38. Next available : SOONEST
39. Mettle : COURAGE
41. Floral organ : STAMEN
42. Not as slack : TAUTER
45. Country in a 1969 Beatles song : USSR
46. Ice-cream flav. : CHOC
47. Take on : HIRE
48. Ship's heading : ENE
49. Edict : FIAT
50. Wild about : INTO
51. New Jersey five : NETS
52. Mardi ____ : GRAS
53. Baseball positions: Abbr. : CFS

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