New York Times, Monday, July 15, 1996

Author: S. Spadaccini
Editor: Will Shortz
Stephanie Spadaccini
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JKQZ} This is puzzle # 15 for Ms. Spadaccini. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1996, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Voting group : BLOC
5. And so on... : ETC
8. Connection : TIEIN
13. The Hawkeye State : IOWA
14. Money to tide one over : LOAN
16. Cat-___-tails : ONINE
17. Gambling game : TWENTYONE
19. Feeling of anxiety : ANGST
20. Metric fractions : TENTHS
21. Is sick : AILS
23. Santa's laughs : HOS
24. 12-mo. periods : YRS
25. It's frozen in Frankfurt : EIS
27. "What are you trying to___?" : GETAT
29. Wyoming Indian : ARAPAHO
31. Fleur-de-___ : LYS
33. Began to melt : SOFTENED
36. Rope fiber : SISAL
38. Leopard features : SPOTS
39. Marx's "___Kapital" : DAS
41. Stay : ABIDE
42. Open-air rooms : ATRIA
43. First Lady, 1969-74 : PATNIXON
45. Bering, for one: Abbr. : STR
46. Procedures : METHODS
48. Streisand title role : YENTL
50. Abner's partner on old radio : LUM
51. Resort : SPA
54. Brit. fliers : RAF
56. Platoon, e.g. : UNIT
58. Parish leader : PASTOR
60. First people to get invited : ALIST
62. Booth Tarkington book : SEVENTEEN
64. Turn : PIVOT
65. Cleveland's lake : ERIE
66. Opposing : ANTI
67. Down-at-the-heels : SEEDY
68. Bell and Kettle, e.g. : MAS
69. Pinocchio's give-away : NOSE
1. Itty-___ : BITTY
2. Take down, as a flag : LOWER
3. 1936 Olympian Jesse : OWENS
4. Quitter's word : CANT
5. ___fields (mythical paradise) : ELYSIAN
6. Overly : TOO
7. Site of Jesus' first miracle : CANA
8. Wedding reception speech : TOAST
9. Hostel : INN
10. Chuck out : EIGHTYSIX
11. ___many words : INSO
12. New Jersey five : NETS
15. Corral sound : NEIGH
18. "Black Widow" actress Russell : THERESA
22. Author Buscaglia : LEO
26. Hightailed it : SPED
28. Excuses : ALIBIS
29. Duds : ATTIRE
30. Get used (to) : ADAPT
32. Prefix with masochism : SADO
33. Agcy. that's got your # : SSA
34. Makes a choice : OPTS
35. Old record : FORTYFIVE
36. Sleepy-time guy : SANDMAN
37. "The Ipcress File" author Deighton : LEN
40. Comedian Mort : SAHL
44. "Rugs" : TOUPEES
46. Shasta, e.g.: Abbr. : MTN
47. Beethoven dedication "Fur___" : ELISE
49. Harebrained : NUTTY
51. Office worker : STENO
52. Rhymesters : POETS
53. Golf's Palmer, informally : ARNIE
54. Knocks : RAPS
55. "I cannot tell___" : ALIE
57. Semester : TERM
59. Getz or Kenton : STAN
61. Turf : SOD
63. By way of : VIA

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