New York Times, Monday, August 12, 1996

Author: J. R. Bender
Editor: Will Shortz
Janet R. Bender
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {CQX} This is puzzle # 9 for Ms. Bender. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Gymnast's move : FLIP
5. Part of a regiment : TROOP
10. Air pollution : SMOG
14. Letter after theta : IOTA
15. Singer Gorme : EYDIE
16. "Les Miserables" author : HUGO
17. Scotch and Drambuie drinks : RUSTYNAILS
19. Not in use : IDLE
20. Actress Skye : IONE
21. Fire starter : TINDER
23. Bartenders' measures : JIGGERS
27. Not him : HER
28. N.F.L. gains : YDS
29. Signs up : ENROLS
30. Poland's capital : WARSAW
32. Three-time P.G.A. winner Sam : SNEAD
33. Labyrinth : MAZE
34. Bulb unit : WATT
37. Pants part : SEAT
38. Cleared leaves : RAKED
39. Ending with origin : ATOR
40. Gaelic : ERSE
41. Daredevil Knievel : EVEL
42. Vassal : LIEGE
43. Petty officers : YEOMEN
45. Act traitorous to : BETRAY
46. C.I.A. forerunner : OSS
48. Rather of CBS : DAN
49. Euphoniums and tubas : BRASSES
50. Occur : HAPPEN
52. Attorney's income : FEES
53. Lotion ingredient : ALOE
54. 1971 Clint Eastwood action film : DIRTYHARRY
60. What fans do : ROOT
61. Make happy : ELATE
62. Part of a sound stage : MIKE
63. British princess : ANNE
64. Keep (from doing) : DETER
65. Latest news : POOP
1. Cone bearer : FIR
2. "Skip to My ___" : LOU
3. "___ My Party" : ITS
4. Frisk, with "down" : PAT
5. Choir members : TENORS
6. "___ Daughter" : RYANS
7. "Garfield" dog : ODIE
8. Kuwaiti export : OIL
9. Annoyed : PESTERED
10. Much-kicked body part : SHIN
11. Bluesman who sang "I've Got My Mojo Working" : MUDDYWATERS
12. Girl-watched : OGLED
13. Active ones : GOERS
18. Sign at merging traffic : YIELD
22. Tax org. : IRS
23. Sen. Helms : JESSE
24. Word before city or most : INNER
25. Not even a half-star restaurant : GREASYSPOON
26. Pointed beard : GOATEE
27. Eye color : HAZEL
30. Arouse : WAKEN
31. Expects : AWAITS
33. Acknowledged expert : MAVEN
35. Forum robes : TOGAE
36. Low cards : TREYS
38. Sent back to a lower court : REMANDED
42. Fido's restraint : LEASH
44. Lyric poem : ODE
45. Supreme Court Justice appointed in 1994 : BREYER
46. Maureen of "Miracle on 34th Street" : OHARA
47. Beauty shop : SALON
49. Singer Midler : BETTE
51. Hall-of-Famer Maravich : PETE
52. Where boys will be boys : FRAT
55. Paris's ___ de la Cite : ILE
56. Concert prop : AMP
57. ___ de la Plata : RIO
58. 30's-40's film studio : RKO
59. "Uh-huh" : YEP

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