New York Times, Wednesday, September 27, 1995

Author: David J. Kahn
Editor: Will Shortz
David J. Kahn
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQXZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 8 for Mr. Kahn. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Latvian or Estonian : BALT
5. Welcome to the fold? : BAA
8. Offspring of Gaea : TITANS
14. Hgt. : ELEV
15. Like some Wall St. stocks : OTC
16. American wildcat : OCELOT
17. Disordered senses : BATSINTHEBELFRY
20. Nebraska Indian : OMAHA
21. Nautical start : AERO
22. The Key Bridge spans it : POTOMAC
24. Debtor's note : IOU
26. Org. for 34 Down : ABA
29. 1945 Dana Andrews war movie, with "A" : WALKINTHESUN
32. Sauna locale : SPA
35. Slippery one : EEL
36. "Loot" playwright : ORTON
37. Coming-of-age classic, with "The" : CATCHERINTHERYE
42. Bizarre : OUTRE
43. Rival : VIE
44. Old spy org. : OSS
45. Go against, with "of" : FLYINTHEFACE
50. Scale notes : FAS
51. ____ Paulo, Brazil : SAO
52. Kind of window : TRANSOM
56. Reply to the Little Red Hen : NOTI
58. Room in Rouen : SALLE
59. Is inherited : RUNSINTHEFAMILY
65. Narcotic : OPIATE
66. Take advantage of : USE
67. Adams of 50's TV : EDIE
68. Hostage taker : CAPTOR
69. Communications giant : GTE
70. Side glance : LEER
1. Kind of jazz : BEBOP
2. Hertz rival : ALAMO
3. "____ c'est moi" : LETAT
4. Series : TVSHOW
5. ____ vivant : BON
6. Assailant : ATTACKER
7. Migraine, e.g. : ACHE
8. Besides : TOBOOT
9. Bump off, so to speak : ICE
10. ____ Aviv : TEL
11. Mr. Landon : ALF
12. Partner of neither : NOR
13. Farm pen : STY
18. "____ Camera" : IAMA
19. Yeat's home : ERIN
23. Nautical heading : ALEE
25. "Oops!" : UHOH
26. Nolan Ryan, once : ASTRO
27. Raises, as spirits : BUOYS
28. Archer and Frank : ANNES
30. "As ____ and breathe!" : ILIVE
31. Afore : ERE
32. Laugh (at) : SCOFF
33. Comedienne Poundstone : PAULA
34. Court figures: Abbr. : ATTYS
38. Dernier ____ : CRI
39. Layers : HENS
40. Most excellent : NIFTIEST
41. Shred : TEAR
46. Leather worker : TANNER
47. Derisive sound : HOOT
48. Hacienda, e.g. : CASA
49. Pot protector : ENAMEL
53. Playground feature : SLIDE
54. Kukla's friend : OLLIE
55. Mob figure Lansky : MEYER
57. Hooligan : THUG
59. Charles Dutton TV role : ROC
60. ____ tree : UPA
61. Pinch : NIP
62. Convened : SAT
63. Much-watched judge : ITO
64. Retainer : FEE

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