New York Times, Thursday, October 5, 1995

Author: Christopher Page
Editor: Will Shortz
Christopher Page
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 35 Missing: {JKQXYZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 14 for Mr. Page. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Marrakesh section : CASBAH
7. Mollify : SOOTHE
13. Craftsman : ARTISAN
15. Boxer at practice : SPARRER
16. Now it's Namibia : SOUTHWESTAFRICA
18. Boy king : TUT
19. Turns outward : EVERTS
20. Gridiron positions: Abbr. : LTS
21. Superlative suffix : EST
22. Parenthetical text : ASIDES
23. Gin fizz flavor : SLOE
24. Woodwinds : REEDS
26. Baste : SEW
27. Fantails and roes : DEERS
28. Levantine sect member : DRUSE
30. Faxes again : RESENDS
32. ____ majesté : LESE
34. Tebaldi or Te Kanawa : DIVA
35. Bodybuilder's pride : DELTOID
38. Abandon : DITCH
41. ____ one's time : BIDES
42. Ptah or Zeus : GOD
44. Glacial pinnacle : SERAC
46. "Tristia" poet : OVID
47. Balkan region : THRACE
49. Actress Mary : URE
50. Item in a hedge? : BET
51. Sleuth's object : MOTIVE
52. Sheridan's ____ Malaprop : MRS
53. Victoria's home : BRITISHCOLUMBIA
57. Catches : IGNITES
58. Voortrekker, for one : SETTLER
59. Nullify : NEGATE
60. Sires : BEGETS
1. It rolls on a rollaway : CASTER
2. Angry : AROUSED
3. Lack smoothness of sppech : STUTTER
4. Bridle part : BIT
5. Some fallout : ASH
6. Adventure story writer Charles : HAWES
7. Gaiters : SPATS
8. Clods : OAFS
9. Three-time Hart Trophy winner : ORR
10. Warbled : TRILLED
11. Browbeats : HECTORS
12. Prepares tapes for reuse : ERASES
14. Island near St. Kitts : NEVIS
15. Broadcast : STREWED
17. Ceremonial meal : SEDER
22. Stocks and bonds, e.g. : ASSETS
23. Power house? : SENATE
25. Took the edge off : DULLED
27. Hatch : DEVISE
29. That: Sp. : ESO
31. A Caesar : SID
33. Pizza slices, often : EIGHTHS
35. Fork off : DIVERGE
36. Magazine work : EDITING
37. Classical style : DORIC
39. Go to pieces : CRUMBLE
40. Abolitionist Tubman : HARRIET
41. Singer part? : BOBBIN
43. Swiss ski resort : DAVOS
45. French Oscars : CESARS
47. "We're Off ____ the Wizard" : TOSEE
48. One who's lionized : CELEB
51. Cook's protection : MITT
54. ____ Maria : TIA
55. Western Indian : UTE
56. Get-together: Abbr. : MTG

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