New York Times, Wednesday, January 29, 1997

Author: R. Hughes
Editor: Will Shortz
Richard Hughes
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQWX} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 10 for Mr. Hughes. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1997, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Picket line pariah : SCAB
5. Singer McEntire : REBA
9. Laissez-___ : FAIRE
14. "Winnie ___ Pu" : ILLE
15. Hagman TV co-star : EDEN
16. Clinker : ERROR
17. Cafe au ___ : LAIT
18. Tres ___ : BIEN
19. Air Jordans : NIKES
20. Patriotic cheer for the tricolor : VIVELAFRANCE
23. Chocolate on a hotel pillow, e.g. : AMENITY
24. Sycophant : YESMAN
28. "Bravo!" : OLE
29. Bother : FUSS
31. Bother : ADO
32. Central courts : ATRIA
35. Boxers, derogatorily : PUGS
36. Dennis the Menace, at times : BRAT
37. Advice in solving some mysteries : CHERCHEZLAFEMME
40. Communications prefix : TELE
41. Like mud : OOZY
42. Rest stops : OASES
43. Actress Hagen : UTA
44. Scrawny : BONY
45. Bearded beast : GNU
46. Finally makes good on a debt : PAYSUP
48. Was successful, slangily : DIDGOOD
52. Phrase of resignation : CESTLAGUERRE
55. Neck : SPOON
58. Numbskull : BOZO
59. Window part : SILL
60. Forbidden : TABOO
61. Spy in a 1962 exchange : ABEL
62. Plane, e.g. : TOOL
63. Sends forth : EMITS
64. Change the decor : REDO
65. Sicilian province or its capital : ENNA
1. Forest, to Fabius : SILVA
2. Prospector's filing : CLAIM
3. Still with us : ALIVE
4. Bugbear : BETENOIRE
5. Sales lure : REBATE
6. Enlighten : EDIFY
7. Suds : BEER
8. Actress Magnani : ANNA
9. 1987 Tony-winning play : FENCES
10. Zodiac start : ARIES
11. Perturb : IRK
12. Caviar : ROE
13. Hems and haws : ERS
21. Pale purple : LILAC
22. Sour gum tree : NYSSA
25. Schoolteachers of old : MARMS
26. "There Is Nothin' Like ___" : ADAME
27. Observes : NOTES
29. Unclear : FUZZY
30. Nasty : UGLY
32. Misbehave : ACTUP
33. It's between eta and iota : THETA
34. Kind of station : RELAY
35. Menial : PEON
36. Noble act : BEAUGESTE
38. Basketball, informally : HOOPS
39. Melted cheese dish : FONDU
44. Like the Aires of Argentina : BUENOS
45. Male escort : GIGOLO
47. Go quickly : SCOOT
48. Bewildered : DAZED
49. Heavenly hunter : ORION
50. Acrylic fiber : ORLON
51. Street on TV : DELLA
53. Skiers' aid : TBAR
54. Ear part : LOBE
55. Jeanne d'Arc, e.g.: Abbr. : STE
56. Popular cooking spray : PAM
57. Sash : OBI

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