New York Times, Thursday, September 5, 1996

Author: C. Millhauser
Editor: Will Shortz
Cathy Allis
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38 Missing: {YZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 26 for Ms. Allis. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1996, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Old math aids : ABACI
6. The color of honey : GOLD
10. Leave off : QUIT
14. Play salesman : LOMAN
15. "The Morning Watch" author : AGEE
16. Polaris bear : URSA
17. Light-headed? : BLOND
18. Patricia of "Hud" : NEAL
19. Culture site : AGAR
20. Opinions of Greg Louganis? : DIVERGENTVIEWS
23. Skater's leap : AXEL
24. Shadow : TAIL
25. Barker of 40's films : JESS
28. "Cheerio, Luciano!" : CIAO
30. Drug shipment : KILO
33. Cockpit reading: Abbr. : ALT
34. Speck : ATOM
35. "Sweet Lavender" playwright : PINERO
37. What a Beach Boy's firecracker might do? : GOOFFONATANGENT
40. Loot : SPOILS
41. Tiny ringing sound : TING
42. Speck : DOT
43. Seat of Jackson County, Tex. : EDNA
44. Soup bean : LIMA
45. Colon's meaning, in analogies : ISTO
46. Foreign friend : AMIE
48. Birds in herds : EMUS
50. Qualities of Bennett Cerf's food? : PUNGENTFLAVORS
56. Dyeing plant : ANIL
57. Spicy cuisine : THAI
58. Cream of the crop : ELITE
60. Port, e.g. : WINE
61. Sports period : HALF
62. Own up (to) : ADMIT
63. Pentagram : STAR
64. Vogue competitor : ELLE
65. Erstwhile catalogue : SEARS
1. Celebrant's robe : ALB
2. Forward : BOLD
3. Marne mine : AMOI
4. Sailcloth : CANVAS
5. End table? : INDEX
6. Nerve center : GANGLION
7. Kind of arch : OGEE
8. Hobo's shelter : LEANTO
9. It may be found around the mouth : DELTA
10. Showing cowardice : QUAILING
11. Exhort : URGE
12. Second of an ancient trio : ISAW
13. Gobs : TARS
21. Right-hand pages : RECTOS
22. Hagar of the comics, e.g. : VIKING
25. Binges : JAGS
26. Abscond : ELOPE
27. Bore : STOOD
29. Violinist's heirloom : AMATI
31. City on the Aire : LEEDS
32. "Ready ___, here I come!" : ORNOT
34. Blazing : AFLAME
35. Hat made from jipijapa : PANAMA
36. Conductor Klemperer : OTTO
38. Crafty one : FINAGLER
39. Source of many book series : TIMELIFE
44. Murderous : LETHAL
45. Wagnerian title woman : ISOLDE
47. "___ Mood" (1940 hit) : INTHE
49. The eyes have them : UVEAS
50. Kit's mitts : PAWS
51. Part of B.T.U. : UNIT
52. Perfumer ___ Ricci : NINA
53. Ebb : FALL
54. Abel's "Green Mansions" love : RIMA
55. Arouse : STIR
59. U.F.O. pilots : ETS

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