New York Times, Tuesday, July 23, 1996

Author: G. E. Paul
Editor: Will Shortz
Gregory E. Paul
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JKQX} This is puzzle # 36 for Mr. Paul. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1996, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Canvas : TARP
5. Moll Flanders, e.g. : THIEF
10. Defeat : LOSS
14. Like some medicines : ORAL
15. Esther of "Good Times" : ROLLE
16. Colorful fish : OPAH
17. Singer Minnelli : LIZA
18. Heavenly hunter : ORION
19. Kill a bill : VETO
20. Dinner table centerpiece : LAZYSUSAN
22. Cliffside home : AERIE
23. Somme summer : ETE
24. "Easter Parade" star, 1948 : GARLAND
26. Yemen, once : SHEBA
30. Kind of town : SHANTY
32. They may be cultured : PEARLS
34. D.D.E.'s command : ETO
35. Fighter jet maneuver : ROLL
39. As well : ALSO
40. Loafed : IDLED
42. Think tank output : IDEA
43. Countless number : SLEW
44. Classical beginning : NEO
45. Singer John et al. : ELTONS
47. Cancel : NEGATE
50. ___Day : EARTH
51. Drifted : RAMBLED
54. Flag Day grp. : VFW
56. Bay window : ORIEL
57. 1969 Creedence Clearwater Revival song : PROUDMARY
63. Moldiness : MUST
64. Purifies, as water : BOILS
65. Gamete : OVUM
66. Help at a heist : ABET
67. Figure out : SOLVE
68. Part of D.J. : DISC
69. ___a one : NARY
70. Everything, to Ernst : ALLES
71. "Como___usted?" : ESTA
1. Turnpike fee : TOLL
2. "Un bel di," e.g. : ARIA
3. Tease : RAZZ
4. VCR button : PLAY
5. Speckled___ : TROUT
6. Derby entries : HORSES
7. Pelvis parts : ILIA
8. Extend : ELONGATE
9. Marsh : FEN
10. 1967 Beatles song : LOVELYRITA
11. Donizetti work : OPERA
12. Used, as a chair : SATIN
13. Did a blacksmith's job : SHOED
21. Sea World attraction : SEAL
22. Biblical verb : ART
25. Battery terminal : ANODE
26. Baden and Bath, e.g. : SPAS
27. High water's partner : HELL
28. Life of Riley : EASE
29. Baked dessert : BROWNBETTY
31. Slave : HELOT
33. Lightly burn : SINGE
36. Dump problem : ODOR
37. Pre-Easter period : LENT
38. Eye protector : LASH
41. Clint Eastwood film, with "The" : DEADPOOL
46. Ribald : LEWD
48. Building annex : ELL
49. Develop : EVOLVE
51. Dweller on the Tiber : ROMAN
52. Caribbean island : ARUBA
53. Scrooge, e.g. : MISER
55. Electric circuit safegards : FUSES
58. Small brook : RILL
59. Pop music's Depeche___ : MODE
60. Hertz rival : AVIS
61. Oxidize : RUST
62. Gym site : YMCA
64. "Be prepared" grp. : BSA

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