New York Times, Wednesday, September 25, 1996

Author: R. Norris
Editor: Will Shortz
Rich Norris
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FJQVX} This is puzzle # 44 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Go for game : HUNT
5. Put up with : ABIDE
10. Pinochle holding : MELD
14. Onetime B.&O. rival : ERIE
15. "The Prisoner of ___" : ZENDA
16. Mimicked : APED
17. One eager for dinner : LIPSMACKER
19. She played Ginger on "Gilligan's Island" : TINA
20. Rallying words : PEPTALKS
21. Real one : MCCOY
22. Devious : SLY
23. Collectible car : REO
24. Dash gauge : TACH
26. Big hit on the diamond : GRANDSLAMMER
31. Overly emotional : GUSHY
34. Terrific, slangily : RAD
35. Ethereal : AIRY
36. Bread spread : OLEO
37. "Pal Joey" writer : OHARA
39. Hoods in hoods : KLAN
40. Change, sometimes : ONES
41. 60's battleground, briefly : NAM
42. Former Attorney General Edwin : MEESE
43. Unwelcome guest : PARTYCRASHER
47. Seven days in May, e.g. : WEEK
48. Wine cask : TUN
49. Tooth doctor's org. : ADA
52. Not together : APART
55. Makeshift desk area : TABLETOP
57. Highway hauler : SEMI
58. Child of the 50's, e.g. : BABYBOOMER
60. Many : ALOT
61. PC communications : EMAIL
62. Small winning margin : NOSE
63. Short dog, for short : PEKE
64. Greene of "Bonanza" : LORNE
65. J.F.K. arrivals : SSTS
1. Succors : HELPS
2. Archangel of the Apocrypha : URIEL
3. Rather cool : NIPPY
4. Boards, e.g. : TEST
5. Flowering shrub : AZALEA
6. Call : BECKON
7. Seals, as deals : INKS
8. Running mate for R.M.N. : DDE
9. Musical talent : EAR
10. Yente, in "Fiddler on the Roof" : MATCHMAKER
11. Miniseries, maybe : EPIC
12. Letterman rival : LENO
13. Make-or-break time : DDAY
18. Hook up with : MARRY
21. Big inits. in records : MCA
24. Winter Palace resident : TSAR
25. Capt. Pierce portrayer : ALDA
26. Work behind the scenes, in a way : GHOSTWRITE
27. "Chicago Hope," e.g : DRAMA
28. What a marker may mark : MILE
29. Important periods : ERAS
30. Baseball's Sandberg : RYNE
31. Sticky stuff : GOOP
32. Part of the arm : ULNA
33. Oracle : SEER
37. Less than rarely : ONCE
38. "Listen!" : HARK
42. ___ Park, N.J. : MENLO
44. At this time : YET
45. Not leave home : STAYIN
46. Big name in big telescopes : HUBBLE
49. Vapor, in Greece : ATMOS
50. Accomplish, as thou might : DOEST
51. ___-ski : APRES
52. "Make it snappy!" : ASAP
53. Brazilian soccer star : PELE
54. Frenziedly : AMOK
55. Skier's aid : TBAR
56. Ages and ages : EONS
58. ___ canto : BEL
59. Latin 101 word : AMO

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