New York Times, Thursday, October 12, 1995

Author: Christopher Hurt
Editor: Will Shortz
Christopher Hurt
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This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {GKQZ} This is puzzle # 6 for Mr. Hurt. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Cartel since 1960 : OPEC
5. ____ cry : AFAR
9. Smooth, in a way : PAVED
14. Cult film "____ Man" : REPO
15. At-home cover-up : ROBE
16. In a separate place : ASIDE
17. ____ Rabbit : BRER
18. Source of 24 Down : THEODYSSEY
20. Young teacher of 24 Down : STEPHEN
22. Draws nigh : ANEARS
23. Onetime Egyptian inits. : UAR
24. Out of shape : UNFIT
26. She has the last word in 24 Down : MOLLYBLOOM
29. ____ session : RAP
32. Novel subtitled "A Peep at Polynesian Life" : TYPEE
33. Rochester's Jane : EYRE
34. Alien prefix : XENO
35. ____ case : INANY
36. Chi-town clock setting: Abbr. : CST
37. Acrylic fiber : ORLON
38. Drink with a straw : MALT
39. Payment means : CASH
40. Trips to the fridge : RAIDS
41. Unenthusiastic responses : EHS
42. Author of 24 Down : JAMESJOYCE
44. Makes a fillet : BONES
45. 1 point Scrabble tiles : ENS
46. Fuel in a can : STERNO
49. Husband and protagonist of 24 Down : LEOPOLD
53. Dreamy denizen of 18 Across : LOTUSEATER
56. "Do I ____!" : EVER
57. Hersey's bell town : ADANO
58. The grape : WINE
59. Punish severely : CANE
60. Physics particle : BOSON
61. Alan of "The Glass Key" : LADD
62. Obtuse : SLOW
1. Eyes : ORBS
2. Vivacious : PERT
3. Olympic event : EPEE
4. Plump : CORPULENT
5. Thoroughfare : ARTERY
6. Warm, dry Alpine wind : FOHN
7. Humorist Burrows : ABE
8. ____ Speedwagon : REO
9. Heathen, once : PAYNIM
10. Money in the bank : ASSET
11. Embassy paper : VISA
12. River to the Fulda : EDER
13. Old Algerian titles : DEYS
19. Willem of "Platoon" : DAFOE
21. Malcolm X biographer : HALEY
24. Chronicle of Dublin on June 16, 1904 : ULYSSES
25. Ollie and kin : NORTHS
26. Speech mimicker : MYNAH
27. Crown jewels : OPALS
28. Flattered : BECAME
29. Thing of the past : RELIC
30. Rayovac terminal : ANODE
31. Soprano Lily : PONS
32. Fourth dimension : TIME
34. Offering in a comic book ad : XRAYSPECS
37. Penobscot River town : ORONO
39. Camp craft : CANOE
42. "The Alchemist" dramatist : JONSON
43. Razzed : JEERED
44. Cinderella's dog, in Disney : BRUNO
46. Thick slice : SLAB
47. Row : TODO
48. Greek vowels : ETAS
49. Help a borrower : LEND
50. Flattened circle : OVAL
51. Late-night host : LENO
52. Pulled : DREW
54. Hole punch : AWL
55. Aunt, in Avila : TIA

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