New York Times, Saturday, January 14, 1995

Author: Rich Norris
Editor: Will Shortz
Rich Norris
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 36 Missing: {Q} This is puzzle # 8 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Ruins : WRECKAGE
9. Sprees : TEARS
14. Discuss in detail : HASHOVER
15. Iced dessert : ECLAIR
17. Develop slowly : INCUBATE
18. "Wanted" poster e.g. : NOTICE
19. Governmental : STATE
20. Reviewer of books, for short : CPA
22. Endorses : INKS
23. Shipping need : TAPE
24. Offensive : ATTACK
27. Charge : FEE
28. Crunch maker : NESTLE
30. Jewelry item : PENDANT
32. Humerus neighbor : ULNA
34. Takes it easy : IDLES
35. Popular TV personality : JERRYSEINFELD
40. Longtime New Yorker cartoonist Charles : SAXON
41. Saskatchewan native : CREE
42. Aristocratic rule : ELITISM
45. Impose : ASSESS
49. Follow persistently : DOG
50. Family members : NIECES
52. Scholarship factor : NEED
54. Followed closely : APED
56. Musical ability : EAR
57. Wife of 31 Down : MAMIE
58. Frisco 11 : NINERS
60. Make the best of : OPTIMIZE
63. Hush-hush : SECRET
64. Exposed, with "out" : FERRETED
65. Actress Berger : SENTA
66. Like a savanna : TREELESS
1. Lamb essay "Mrs. Battle's Opinions on _____" : WHIST
2. Banging noise : RANTAN
3. Reading pulp fiction, e.g. : ESCAPE
4. Flumes : CHUTES
5. Honshu city : KOBE
6. Marilu Henner's role on "Evening Shade" : AVA
7. Gain : GET
8. Put up : ERECT
9. Bridge holding : TENACE
10. "Foucault's Pendulum" author : ECO
11. Some tabernacle singers : ALTI
12. Picnic spoiler : RAINFALL
13. Revolted : SICKENED
16. Starts the frame over, in bowling : RESETS
21. Food for junior : PAP
24. Associate : ALLY
25. Addition column : TENS
26. Double-crosses : KNIFES
29. Retire : TURNIN
31. Presidential monogram : DDE
33. Former nuclear power agcy. : AEC
35. Crates : JALOPIES
36. Urgency : EXIGENCE
37. Applesauce : ROT
38. "Dies _____" : IRAE
39. Agent Youngfellow's boss : NESS
40. Portable chairs : SEDANS
43. Catnap : SIESTA
44. "Knock _____ Kiss" (1942 hit) : MEA
46. Cloisonne feature : ENAMEL
47. Phoenician, for one : SEMITE
48. Confiscates : SEIZES
51. Choral music composer William : CROFT
53. 1936 Cooper role : DEEDS
55. "After Dark My Sweet" star : DERN
57. Entangle : MIRE
59. Military name: abbr. : RET
61. By means of : PER
62. Number of coins in the fountain : TRE

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