New York Times, Thursday, August 18, 1994

Author: A.J. Santora
Editor: Will Shortz
A. J. Santora
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40 Missing: {FJWXZ} This is puzzle # 196 for Mr. Santora. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1994, The New York Times
Across Down
1. 1980 Olympics host : USSR
5. Writer _____ Louise Huxtable : ADA
8. Setting : SCENE
13. Computer list : MENU
14. Outfielders' throws : PEGS
16. Sleeping problem : APNEA
17. One-legged ballet pose : ARABESQUE
19. "Swan Lake" wardrobe : TUTUS
20. Ballet spin : PIROUETTE
22. Fernando of "The French Connection" : REY
23. _____ Grande, Ariz. : CASA
24. Cafe cup : TASSE
26. Bull in Chihuahua : TORO
29. New Mexico artists' town : TAOS
31. Spots on the face : ACNE
34. Drinkers' heavens : OPENBARS
37. 1935 Astaire/Rogers musical : TOPHAT
39. "Great Expectations" boy : PIP
40. Helpmate of sorts : ABETTER
42. Oil-rich _____ Dhabi : ABU
43. "In" site, in a phrase : ONEEAR
45. Took hold again, as a plant : REROOTED
47. Riga resident : LETT
48. Old Syria : ARAM
50. Latin life : ESSE
51. "If _____ Hammer" : IHADA
53. Where Cuzco is : PERU
56. Took it easy : SAT
58. Hopping step, in ballet : TEMPSLEVE
61. Plie spots : KNEES
63. Anna Pavlova, e.g. : BALLERINA
66. Accustom : INURE
67. Garfield pal : ODIE
68. Desirous Greek god : EROS
69. _____ incognita (old map notation) : TERRA
70. D.C. lawmaker : SEN
71. Writer Kantor : SETH
1. Thurman of "Henry and June" : UMA
2. Eccl. talk : SER
3. Lose it : SNAP
4. Limiting line : RUBICON
5. Lhasa _____ (hairy terriers) : APSOS
6. Pas _____ (dance for four) : DEQUATRE
7. The shivers : AGUE
8. Contents : SATES
9. Computer's heart, for short : CPU
10. Ballet leaps : ENTRECHATS
11. Opposite of alte : NEUE
12. Smooth : EASY
15. Begin in earnest : SETTO
18. Time of importance : ERA
21. Sampler : TASTER
25. Weaken : SAP
26. "Fiddler" actor : TOPOL
27. Express a view : OPINE
28. Ballet coach : REPETITEUR
30. Ad _____ per Aspera (Kansas' motto) : ASTRA
32. Local theaters : NABES
33. Old music magazine : ETUDE
35. Cote sound : BAA
36. Rub : ABRADE
38. Cortes's quest : ORO
41. Series of connected ballet movements : TEMPSLIE
44. Biblical verb ending : ETH
46. Artists' lifeworks : OEUVRES
49. Stallone role : RAMBO
52. Voyaging : ATSEA
54. Stephen Foster's "_____ Bayne" : ELLEN
55. Female ruff : REE
56. Theatrical bit : SKIT
57. Murray of song : ANNE
59. Softens : PADS
60. Aer Lingus land : EIRE
62. Be wrong : ERR
64. "_____ a chance!" : NOT
65. Oar wood : ASH

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