New York Times, Monday, September 9, 1996

Author: S. L. Robbins
Editor: Will Shortz
Sidney L. Robbins
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JQXZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 200 for Mr. Robbins. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1996, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Preferred group in invitees : ALIST
6. Normandy campaign town, 1944 : STLO
10. Speaker's platform : DAIS
14. New Zealand native : MAORI
15. Watered-down : THIN
16. Teen woe : ACNE
17. Start of an old romantic song lyric : ITWASHEAVENWHEN
20. Take up again, as a claim : REASSERT
21. First month of the ano : ENERO
22. Vase : URN
23. Midwest clock setting: Abbr. : CST
25. Narrow waterway: Abbr. : STR
26. Cosmetician Lauder : ESTEE
30. "I smell ___!" : ARAT
31. Capitol topper : DOME
32. Explain once more : RETELL
34. Deposited : PUT
37. Part 2 of the lyric : IFELLINLOVEWITH
40. Light brown : TAN
41. 93, e.g., at the pump : OCTANE
42. Curved molding : OGEE
43. Wine sediment : LEES
44. Dictatorial : BOSSY
45. One ___ time : ATA
48. Netanyahu's land: Abbr. : ISR
49. Before: Prefix : PRE
51. Diamond measure : CARAT
53. Fish that swims upright : SEAHORSE
58. End of the lyric : THEMANINTHEMOON
61. One of the O'Neills : OONA
62. Canal to Buffalo : ERIE
63. Meal from the garden : SALAD
64. Study, as text : READ
65. "Lights out" music : TAPS
66. Arduous journeys : TREKS
1. Mideast leader : AMIR
2. Not on time : LATE
3. Where Ames is : IOWA
4. Spanish ladies: Abbr. : SRAS
5. Kleenex : TISSUE
6. Stem's opposite : STERN
7. "Anything but ___!" : THAT
8. Actress Ullmann : LIV
9. Quarter of four : ONE
10. Start of a new day : DAWN
11. Pains : ACHES
12. Motionless : INERT
13. "Si, si!" man : SENOR
18. Any ship : HER
19. Tiny sting : NETTLE
23. Uncle of Antigone : CREON
24. Unguentine, e.g. : SALVE
26. Cut and paste : EDIT
27. Divan : SOFA
28. Fed. tax agents : TMEN
29. Wriggly fish : EEL
30. Book of maps : ATLAS
32. Reduces to tiny bits : RICES
33. "Come in!" : ENTER
34. Sty inhabitants : PIGS
35. Colorado Indians : UTES
36. Unnamed ones : THEY
38. Underage heartbreaker : LOLITA
39. Go a-courting : WOO
44. Directive : BEHEST
45. Hollywood type : ACTOR
46. Nevada resort : TAHOE
47. Sports spot : ARENA
49. "Oh, for ___ sake!" : PETES
50. Gridiron cheer : RAH
52. "Diary of ___ Housewife" : AMAD
53. Barber's motion : SNIP
54. Bridge expert Sharif : OMAR
55. Part to play : ROLE
56. Clean, as dentures : SOAK
57. Pass receivers : ENDS
59. Tennis judge's position : NET
60. Lyricist Gershwin : IRA

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