New York Times, Wednesday, August 14, 1996

Author: G. E. Sykes
Editor: Will Shortz
Glenn E. Sykes
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 3 for Mr. Sykes. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Graycoats : REBS
5. Whirlpool alternative : AMANA
10. Copycats : APES
14. Territory : AREA
15. La Scala's city : MILAN
16. Fountain treat : MALT
17. Gangster's gal : MOLL
18. On one's toes : ALERT
19. Capri, for one : ISLE
20. "Ninotchka" with music, 1955 : SILKSTOCKINGS
23. Author Umberto : ECO
24. Circumference-figuring figures : PIS
25. Kunta Kinte's tale : ROOTS
28. Woodcutter : SAWER
30. Part of una casa : SALA
33. "La ___ en Rose" : VIE
34. Rope step on a ship : RATLINE
37. Actor Wilder : GENE
38. "Romeo and Juliet" with music, 1957 : WESTSIDESTORY
41. Mandate : FIAT
42. Confessors : AVOWERS
43. Nav. rank : ENS
44. "Beau Geste" author P. C. ___ : WREN
45. Out in front : AHEAD
49. Saying : MOTTO
51. "___ dreaming?" : AMI
53. Mao ___-tung : TSE
54. "My Sister Eileen" with music, 1953 : WONDERFULTOWN
59. On : ATOP
61. Uproars : RIOTS
62. Demeanor : MIEN
63. Fortune profilees : CEOS
64. Queen ___ War (1702-13 conflict) : ANNES
65. Jai ___ : ALAI
66. Whirlpool : EDDY
67. Beat : WEARY
68. Circus props : NETS
1. One of 12 pharaohs : RAMSES
2. Beethoven's Third : EROICA
3. Elephant's sound : BELLOW
4. Polio vaccine developer : SALK
5. Cremona craftsman : AMATI
6. Director Forman : MILOS
7. Smart ___ : ALEC
8. Stoolie : NARK
9. "No" voter : ANTI
10. Friend of Francisco : AMIGO
11. Disregard : PASSOVER
12. Building wing : ELL
13. Fr. holy woman : STE
21. Lean eater : SPRAT
22. Second Amendment advocate: Abbr. : NRA
26. Wee : TINY
27. Call, in poker : SEE
29. Once, once : ERST
30. Ancient Phoenician city : SIDON
31. Once more : ANEW
32. ___-majeste : LESE
35. Romanov leader : TSAR
36. Not taped : LIVE
37. "You don't say!" : GOSH
38. Skid row type : WINO
39. "The Bridges of Madison County" co-star : EASTWOOD
40. Not lead : TRAIL
41. Gender: Abbr. : FEM
44. Carried the day : WON
46. Ballet headliner : ETOILE
47. Perspiring : ASWEAT
48. Bulls' Rodman : DENNIS
50. Stowe character : TOPSY
51. "The Morning ___" : AFTER
52. Untidy : MUSSY
55. Tie : DRAW
56. Die Zeit article : EINE
57. Hollywood insider Barrett : RONA
58. Govt. agent : TMAN
59. Hole in one : ACE
60. "Nightline" name : TED

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