New York Times, Saturday, August 5, 1995

Author: Frank A. Longo
Editor: Will Shortz
Frank Longo
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 66, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 8 for Mr. Longo. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Not on the highest shelf : REACHABLE
10. Retrocedes : EBBS
14. Lithographer Currier : NATHANIEL
15. Open courts : ATRIA
16. Footnote indicators : ASTERISKS
17. Actor Keach : STACY
18. N.F.L. team since 1976 : SEATTLESEAHAWKS
20. “The Black Stallion” hero _____ Ramsey : ALEC
21. Fight : VIE
22. Teachers’ org. : NEA
23. _____ Foy (Quebec suburb) : STE
24. Actor Coffin of early TV : TRIS
26. Swampish : MIRY
27. Dubious : SHAKY
29. Itching : YEN
30. 1956 western “The Proud _____” : ONES
31. Singer Braxton : TONI
32. _____ Courreges, introducer of the miniskirt : ANDRE
34. Tiber tributary : NERA
35. Rodgers and Hart’s “I Want _____” : AMAN
36. Cost : FEE
37. Rumpled : MUSSY
38. They may be felt : PENS
39. Gang’s neighborhood : TURF
41. Bismarck’s _____ Dispatch : EMS
42. Musical notes : LAS
43. Inspirational msg. : SER
44. Vacation spot : ISLE
46. Cozy cover : ELECTRICBLANKET
52. “Gee whiz!” : GOLLY
53. “Pulp Fiction” director : TARANTINO
54. Separate : UNMIX
55. Catalyst : INITIATOR
56. Plymouth model : NEON
57. Cockamamie : SENSELESS
1. Protein-synthesis strands : RNAS
2. Unaffectedness : EASE
3. Start for boy or girl : ATTA
4. “Read My Licks” guitarist : CHETATKINS
5. Emmy-winning actress Mariette : HARTLEY
6. Old-womanish : ANILE
7. Halve : BISECT
8. Albanian coins : LEKS
9. Print style with stubby serifs : ELSEVIER
10. James of jazz : ETTA
11. Muscularity : BRAWNINESS
12. Squabblers : BICKERERS
13. 1983 McCartney-Jackson hit : SAYSAYSAY
15. 1968 U.S. Open winner : ASHE
19. Oise feeder : AISNE
23. City north of the Golden Gate Bridge : SANANSELMO
25. Golf’s _____ Cup : RYDER
26. Enormous : MONUMENTAL
27. Handy toolbox item : STAPLEGUN
28. Top movie of 1990 : HOMEALONE
32. Following : AFTER
33. Possible cause of slow reflexes : NEURITIS
37. Actress Griffith : MELANIE
40. Coagulating protein : FIBRIN
43. Charon’s waterway : STYX
45. Venetian blind components : SLATS
47. Health facility: Abbr. : CLIN
48. Beat : CANE
49. High flier : KITE
50. “Dukes of Hazzard” spinoff : ENOS
51. Rocky peaks : TORS

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