New York Times, Thursday, August 3, 1995

Author: Wayne Robert Williams
Editor: Will Shortz
Wayne Robert Williams
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JKQVXZ} This is puzzle # 25 for Mr. Williams. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Pester : NAG
4. Pond dweller : ALGA
8. Stupefied state : TRANCE
14. Stupefied state : AWE
15. Big band trumpeter Hefti : NEAL
16. In this place : HEREAT
17. Lobby employee : HATCHECKGIRL
19. Political refugee : EMIGRE
20. One of the archangels : URIEL
21. Worker's due : PAYCHECK
23. Prune : LOP
24. Like some measurements : METRIC
26. Mount of Moses : NEBO
28. Two-year-old sheep : TEG
30. Thai currency : BAHT
32. Swinish : PORCINE
34. It's south of Canis Major : ARGO
37. Fury : IRE
39. World War II vessels : UBOATS
40. Normal opening : PARA
41. Stocking material : NYLON
43. Shoshone tribe : UTES
44. 32-card card game : ECARTE
46. Bub : MAC
47. Claudius I's successor : NERO
48. Most visibly embarrassed : REDDEST
50. Intuited : FELT
52. ___ Na Na : SHA
53. Ten, in combos : DECA
55. Held : DEEMED
59. Home run hitter of old : OTT
61. Doctors' visits : CHECKUPS
63. Madrid museum : PRADO
64. Major League bird : ORIOLE
66. Random sampling : SPOTCHECKING
68. Chemical relative : ISOMER
69. Architect Saarinen : EERO
70. ____ tai : MAI
71. They fit in frames : LENSES
72. Visualized : SEEN
73. 157.5 degrees fron N : SSE
1. Old Testament book : NAHUM
2. Not in the dark : AWARE
3. "Ya dig?" : GETIT
4. Latin name of England : ANGLIA
5. Circle of flowers : LEI
6. Title role for Robin Williams : GARP
7. Comic singer Sherman : ALLAN
8. Bad news from a bank : THECHECKBOUNCED
9. Sleep state : REM
10. Seed coat : ARIL
11. Work a deal : NEGOTIATE
12. Jesus, e.g. : CARPENTER
13. When les écoles close : ETE
18. Design of alternating squares : CHECKERBOARD
22. "Sure thing!" : YEP
25. Jumping game : CHINESECHECKERS
27. Sphere : ORB
29. Painter's base : GESSO
31. Give it a go : TRY
33. Restraint on a restraint : COUNTERCHECK
34. Mimics : APERS
35. Derby entry : RACEHORSE
36. Subtle change : GRADATION
38. Shade tree : ELM
42. Lummox : OAF
45. Slugger Williams : TED
49. Fort Worth sch. : TCU
51. 100th of a drachma : LEPTON
54. Areas of churches : APSES
56. Disfigures : MAIMS
57. Ferber and O'Brien : EDNAS
58. Lost calf : DOGIE
60. Tough turkeys, maybe : TOMS
62. Film "Pursuit of the Graf ____" : SPEE
64. Lubricant : OIL
65. Stan of Marvel Comics : LEE
67. It needs refinement : ORE

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