New York Times, Wednesday, August 10, 1994

Author: Ernie Furtado
Editor: Will Shortz
Ernie Furtado
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {VWZ} This is puzzle # 23 for Mr. Furtado. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1994, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Luggage : BAGS
5. Sneaking suspicion : IDEA
9. Waist material : SASH
13. Broadway aunt : ELLER
15. "The Old Curiosity Shop" heroine : NELL
16. Words of enlightenment : ISEE
17. Everybody's opposite : NOONE
18. Brickbat : GIBE
19. Bear head, once : TSAR
20. Sgt. Friday's comment at the office equipment store? : JUSTTHEFAXMAAM
23. Check-cashing needs : IDS
24. Insubstantial : AIRY
25. Biblical initials : INRI
26. Lend a hand : AID
27. Tour grp. : USO
28. "Mighty _____a Rose" : LAK
31. Big salmon order for a security firm? : DOUBLELOX
36. Unvarnished : PLAIN
38. "Don't tell me!" : OHNO
39. Goes it alone : SOLOS
41. _____ -European : INDO
42. _____ the iceberg : TIPOF
44. Part of the cost of floor covering? : CARPETTAX
46. _____ Canals : SOO
47. Comic Philips : EMO
49. High dudgeon : IRE
50. "_____ tell" : PRAY
52. Clock part : FACE
54. Emulate : APE
57. Musical instrument that throws Troy Aikman for a loss? : QUARTERBACKSAX
60. "_____ never fly" : ITLL
61. Nobel chemist Harold : UREY
62. Championship : TITLE
63. Clock part : DIAL
64. Clears (of) : RIDS
65. Have the helm : STEER
66. Grand Ole _____ : OPRY
67. Crime battler of 60's TV : NESS
68. Once, once : ERST
1. Movie pooch : BENJI
2. Not sotto voce : ALOUD
3. Shine : GLOSS
4. Wired : SENT
5. Actress Stevens : INGER
6. More than ennoble : DEIFY
7. Exile site : ELBA
8. Writer de Tocqueville : ALEXIS
9. Eastern lute : SITAR
10. Bushwhacker : ASSAILANT
11. Where ends meet : SEAM
12. That ship : HER
14. Kind of price : RETAIL
21. Squirrels away : HIDES
22. Alphabet quartet : MNOP
26. Peek ending : ABOO
27. Wife, to Caesar : UXOR
29. Verdi's slave girl : AIDA
30. Landon's running mate, 1936 : KNOX
31. Pointillist's marks : DOTS
32. Wheeling's river : OHIO
33. Out of style : UNPOPULAR
34. Bats : LOCO
35. Suffix with pay : OLA
37. Lo-cal : LITE
40. Star in Virgo : SPICA
43. Misgiving : FEAR
45. Pitches, in a way : ERECTS
48. 1989 Nancy Reagan book : MYTURN
51. Comeback : RALLY
52. Bandleader Waring et al. : FREDS
53. Gaping hole : ABYSS
54. Sunflower, in furniture decoration : ASTER
55. Loses color : PALES
56. Wield : EXERT
57. Ear spear : QTIP
58. Albany-to-Buffalo route : ERIE
59. Tom of golf : KITE
60. Words before a kiss? : IDO

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