New York Times, Friday, September 6, 1996

Author: R. Norris
Editor: Will Shortz
Rich Norris
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 30 Missing: {JQV} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 43 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Wackos : CRACKPOTS
10. Certain deodorant : SPRAY
15. Exotic : RECHERCHE
16. Uplift : ELATE
17. Servopneumatic instrument : ALTIMETER
18. Diet beverage brand : NOCAL
19. Blemish : MAR
20. Bears, in Barcelona : OSOS
21. Too : ASWELL
22. Plan detail : SPEC
24. Scattered : SPARSE
26. Fortune 500 orgs. : COS
27. Descendants : ISSUE
29. Signs : INKS
30. Big-house connector : ASA
31. Get cozy : NESTLE
33. Work : TOIL
35. Alphabet trio : RST
36. Exceeder : SURPASSER
39. New Deal org. : CCC
42. Idle : LOAF
43. Pianist Jose : ITURBI
47. Help wanted abbr. : EOE
48. Seine sights : ILES
50. Demanding : STERN
51. 1960 Pirate hero, for short : MAZ
52. Fictional beamer : SCOTTY
54. Barbecue accessory : SPIT
55. Betting window option : EXACTA
57. Gather : REAP
59. Long ___ : AGO
60. Montana, once : NINER
61. Red chalcedony : CARNELIAN
63. Plume's owner, in song : TANTE
64. Albuquerque's river : RIOGRANDE
65. The arms of Morpheus : SLEEP
66. Poorly equipped : ILLSUITED
1. Stuffs hastily : CRAMSIN
2. Patient's problem : RELAPSE
3. One in a cast : ACTRESS
4. X : CHI
5. Word for the Lone Ranger : KEMO
6. Publicity : PRESS
7. Some mollusks : OCTOPI
8. Vachel Lindsay poem : THESANTAFETRAIL
9. Sun. talk : SER
10. Brains : SENSE
11. Truck attachment : PLOW
12. Track competitor : RACECAR
13. Baffled : ATALOSS
14. Reprimands : YELLSAT
21. Saint's home : ASSISI
23. Shares : CUTS
25. Theaters of old : RKOS
28. Month after Av : ELUL
32. Symphony originally dedicated to Napoleon : EROICA
34. "I'm game!" : LETS
37. ___ Alto : PALO
38. Sticking places : RUTS
39. Binds : CEMENTS
40. Kind of cable : COAXIAL
41. "The Card Players" artist : CEZANNE
44. Prepare the house for sale, e.g. : REPAINT
45. Bucket passers : BRIGADE
46. Sang : INTONED
49. Solid, polycyclic alcohol : STEROL
52. Throat trouble : STREP
53. Honks, as a goose : YANGS
56. Badger group : CETE
58. Where the Ucayali flows : PERU
61. Dernier ___ : CRI
62. Old French love poem : LAI

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