New York Times, Friday, July 5, 1996

Author: M. Gaffney
Editor: Will Shortz
Matt Gaffney
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 29 Missing: {FJKPQX} This is puzzle # 25 for Mr. Gaffney. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1996, The New York Times
Across Down
1. 1984 sci-fi film : STARMAN
8. Snafu : BIGMESS
15. Catherine the great was one : TSARINA
16. Where Al Capone went to prison : ATLANTA
17. Appellate court orders : REMANDS
18. Use as a base : STANDON
19. Clique member : ELITIST
20. Covering ground : SODDING
21. G.O.P. consultant Roger : AILES
22. Name in 1995 news : ITO
24. Word with time or life : SAVER
25. Moon over Munchen : MOND
26. It keeps Rover from roving : LEASH
28. "Tootsie" co-star fro Dustin : TERI
29. Sault___Marie : STE
30. Neighborhood sing word : LOST
31. "Battleship Potemkin" locale : ODESSA
33. Gunk : GOO
34. Is afflicated by : HAS
35. Freshen : AIROUT
38. Desert Storm terror : SCUD
40. To be, in Buenos Aires : SER
43. Bring (out) : TROT
44. Kind of heat : STEAM
46. Presage : BODE
47. 1988 skating gold medalist Gustafson : TOMAS
49. Headline with an exclamation point : WAR
50. Spot : LOCUS
51. Befuddled : INADAZE
53. "West Side Story" song : AMERICA
55. Sea cow : MANATEE
56. Get set : CONGEAL
57. Swellhead : EGOTIST
58. Mickey Mouse Club name : ANNETTE
59. Common speeding speed : SEVENTY
60. Agrees : SAYSYES
1. Currents : STREAMS
2. "Murder in the Cathedral" writer : TSELIOT
3. "Enchanted Places" memoir subject : AAMILNE
4. Like "Pulp Fiction" : RRATED
5. 60's attire : MINIS
6. No ifs,___or buts : ANDS
7. Unpleasant folk : NASTIES
8. Choir section : BASSOS
9. "Tell___the judge" : ITTO
10. Certain garden flowers, for short : GLADS
11. Requires : MANDATES
12. Salad greens : ENDIVES
13. Some assailants : STONERS
14. Drink in a pitcher : SANGRIA
23. Retribution object : TAT
26. Sacks : LOOTS
27. Causing ennui : HOHUM
30. Actor Jacobi : LOU
32. Lead-in for gum : DAD
33. Prepared for the prom : GOTADATE
35. Now and then : ATTIMES
36. Archeologist's period : IRONAGE
37. Bygone dynasty name : ROMANOV
38. Overwhelming amount : SEA
39. Simon Bolivar's birthplace : CARACAS
40. Glitterati : SOCIETY
41. School : EDUCATE
42. Some transactions : RESALES
45. Sylvester's would-be prey : TWEETY
46. Celebrated Argentine writer : BORGES
48. Protested, 1960's-style : SATIN
50. Comic Bruce : LENNY
52. Animation : ZEST
54. Novelist Simpson : MONA

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