New York Times, Saturday, August 12, 1995

Author: A.J. Santora
Editor: Will Shortz
A. J. Santora
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 31 Missing: {FQWZ} This is puzzle # 207 for Mr. Santora. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Blue : DEJECTED
9. Mideast leader : ASSAD
14. “Catch-22” actor : ALANARKIN
16. Ann Landers, to friends : EPPIE
17. Watch : TIMEPIECE
18. Scrap detente : REARM
19. Shoshonean : UTE
20. General Foods drink : POSTUM
22. He, to Loren : EGLI
23. Clutter : MESS
25. “Bellefleur” author : OATES
27. Fringe : HEM
28. With smarts : ASTUTELY
31. D.D.E. war area : ETO
32. Whirlybird : EGGBEATER
35. _____ voce : SOTTO
37. Architectural rib : LIERNE
38. Out-of-_____ (nonresident) : STATER
39. Author Hammond _____ : INNES
40. Blubber, so to speak : SPARETIRE
43. Hamilton’s prov. : ONT
44. Tie breaker : OVERTIME
46. Up to : TIL
47. Focus : RIVET
48. Foolhardy : RASH
52. Grant criterion : NEED
54. Attar source : PETALS
57. Spawn : ROE
58. Block : EMBAR
60. Bomb targets? : RECEIVERS
62. Composer Saint _____ : SAENS
63. They let out air : EXHALANTS
64. It sits in Paris : SENAT
65. Precedent setter : TESTCASE
1. Statistic : DATUM
2. Choice : ELITE
3. Common butler’s name : JAMES
4. Compass point : ENE
5. Andy of the comics : CAPP
6. Lounge group, maybe : TRIO
7. Barely wins : EKESOUT
8. Call the shots : DICTATE
9. Aviation prefix : AER
10. Graf _____ : SPEE
11. Insulating tubing : SPAGHETTI
12. Piece of first-class mail : AIRLETTER
13. “About Last Night...” actress : DEMIMOORE
15. Asexual : NEUTER
21. Sportscaster Allen : MEL
24. Dueller’s weapon : SABRE
26. Process : SYSTEM
29. Device connected to a control panel : SENSOR
30. _____ kwon do : TAE
32. 1987 Kevin Costner role : ELIOTNESS
33. Government bond : GINNIEMAE
34. 60’s TV adventure : GENTLEBEN
36. Western : OATER
38. Mr., abroad : SRI
40. Extreme : SEVERE
41. Subterfuge : PRETEXT
42. Case for a lawyer? : ATTACHE
45. Kind of treatment : VIP
49. Battlefield : ARENA
50. Makes : SORTS
51. 1946 Literature Nobelist : HESSE
53. “Red Roses for a Blue Lady” singer : DANA
55. Grazing sites : LEAS
56. Get choked up? : SILT
59. Alphabet trio : RST
61. Household appliance, for short : VAC

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