New York Times, Wednesday, August 30, 1995

Author: John R. Conrad
Editor: Will Shortz
John R. Conrad
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Conrad. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Thomas ____ Edison : ALVA
5. Bartók et al. : BELAS
10. Engine noise : CHUG
14. "Witness" director Peter : WEIR
15. Eye dazzlers : OPART
16. Apian abode : HIVE
17. ____ and anon : EVER
18. Matters of some embarrassment : DIRTYLINEN
20. Tagalong : SIDEKICK
22. Tiny hydrophytes : ALGAE
23. Room in an albergo : SALA
24. Most deplorable : SADDEST
26. Ill-gotten gains : FILTHYLUCRE
30. At top speed : AMAIN
31. ____ Desert : PAINTED
35. Confounded : DAMN
36. Pass, as time : SPEND
38. Food bar : OLEO
40. Blast measure : MEGATON
42. Aberration : FREAK
43. Legendary bluesman : MUDDYWATERS
46. Doesn't dismiss : RETAINS
50. Miami University location : OHIO
51. Wield : EXERT
52. Mountain climbers, of a sort : SKILIFTS
56. 1981 Gold Glove winner : DUSTYBAKER
59. Inner person : SOUL
60. Turned off : IDLE
61. Sow chow : SWILL
62. Site of Napoleonic exile : ELBA
63. Give a hand : DEAL
64. On edge : ANTSY
65. Slant : SKEW
1. Inspires wonder : AWES
2. Manufacturer Strauss : LEVI
3. Tried for a title : VIED
4. Very noticeable : ARRESTING
5. By physical means : BODILY
6. More than great : EPICAL
7. Escapade : LARK
8. Jazz's Pepper or Tatum : ART
9. Case for an ophthalmologist : STY
10. "A ____ Is Waiting" (Cassavetes film) : CHILD
11. Depend (on) : HINGE
12. Peeper parts : UVEAS
13. "The Balcony" playwright : GENET
19. Bearing freight : LADEN
21. "The Boys of Summer" author Roger : KAHN
24. Give the once-over : SCAN
25. Unfit for farming : ARID
26. Latest thing : FAD
27. Mosque priest : IMAM
28. Metallic fabric : LAME
29. Overturn : UPEND
32. They're slow going : TORTOISES
33. Reb Robt. ____ : ELEE
34. Sweetie : DEAR
36. Kind of gun : STUN
37. Whale herds : PODS
39. Authorizes : OKS
41. ____ Island ("Jaws" locale) : AMITY
42. Go belly up : FAIL
44. Hayseeds : YOKELS
45. Violent wind carrying snow : WHIRLY
46. Made over : REDID
47. Radiate : EXUDE
48. Electrical unit : TESLA
49. Soviet co-op : ARTEL
52. Revue segment : SKIT
53. Townspeople : FOLK
54. Ointment container : TUBE
55. Deli side order : SLAW
57. Youth org. : BSA
58. Grain bristle : AWN

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