New York Times, Saturday, September 16, 1995

Author: Bryant White
Editor: Will Shortz
Bryant White
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 35 Missing: {JQZ} Spans: 4, (2 double stacks) This is puzzle # 29 for Mr. White. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Martyr of first-century Rome : STPETER
8. Shoot over : RETAKE
14. Former Iranian gold coins : PAHLAVIS
16. Stymied : INAFIX
17. Ear examination instrument : OTOSCOPE
18. Ludlum's "The _____ Identity" : BOURNE
19. Sports page abbrs. : OTS
20. "Lamia" poet : KEATS
22. Not the sort to share : PIGS
23. Tie fabric : REP
24. Rooster's roost : PERCH
25. Outer intro : ECT
26. Former Korean president and family : RHEES
28. Middle-earth mutant : ORC
30. Strauss's "Ariadne _____ Naxos" : AUF
32. Worship : ADORE
33. Bozo : TWIT
34. Naysayer : ANTI
35. House extension : VERANDA
37. Exceedingly variable : PROTEAN
39. Ciardi's "_____ a Man" : IMET
40. Actress Thurman et al. : UMAS
42. "The Red House Mystery" author : MILNE
43. _____ office (part of county government) : DAS
44. 768 tsps. : GAL
45. "Meteor" writer : CAPEK
46. Familiar math abbr. : LCD
48. _____ geranium (garden flower) : LEMON
50. Nth degree : PHD
52. Stadium area : TIER
53. Carville, La., patient : LEPER
54. 1949 song "Bali _____" : HAI
55. French artist Daumier : HONORE
57. Continuously changing scene : PANORAMA
60. Opposite of moderne : ANCIEN
61. Bon mot : ONELINER
62. Trypanosome carrier : TSETSE
63. 1981 N.H.L. Rookie of the Year : STASTNY
1. Animal track : SPOOR
2. Ragamuffins : TATTERDEMALIONS
3. Ignis fatuus, e.g. : PHOSPHORESCENCE
4. They loop the Loop : ELS
5. Part of a game win : TAC
6. Brings to mind : EVOKES
7. Not so green : RIPER
8. Needles : RIBS
9. Serutan alternative : ENO
10. Shade of gray : TAUPE
11. Ivory source : AFRICANELEPHANT
12. Subject of an 11/26/22 discovery : KINGTUTANKHAMEN
13. Twins of Xerxes : EXES
15. Sirenian : SEACOW
21. Crop-eating insects : THRIPS
24. Hammerhead : PEEN
27. Part of Q.E.D. : ERAT
29. Middle: Abbr. : CTR
31. Mulct : FINE
32. Eager : AVID
33. Mexican dish : TAMALE
34. On one's toes : ATIP
36. Understood, slangily : DUG
38. Land on the Arabian Sea : OMAN
41. Syria's second-largest city : ALEPPO
45. Navy signal pennant : CORNET
47. Legal claim : DROIT
49. Method : MEANS
51. Date-filled item : DIARY
52. Object of finger-pointing? : THAT
53. Unaspirated, in old phonetics : LENE
56. _____ gestae : RES
58. Ending for pay or play : OLA
59. _____ de veau (sweetbread) : RIS

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