New York Times, Saturday, November 18, 1995

Author: Glenton Petgrave
Editor: Will Shortz
Glenton Petgrave
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 29 Missing: {JKQXYZ} This is puzzle # 3 for Mr. Petgrave. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Exhibitionist : SHOWOFF
8. Moves furtively : SIDLES
14. Cruel woman : SHEDEVIL
15. Accustom : ORIENT
16. Middle-of-the-roader : MODERATE
17. Go back and forth : WAGGLE
18. Present, as a case : ARGUE
19. Put down : TAUNT
21. Tolstoy’s “Voinai _____” : MIR
22. Fruit holder : STEM
23. Financial worry : DEBT
24. Wipe out : ERASE
26. “So there!” : HAH
27. Ventilate : AERATE
29. Look _____ (study) : INTO
30. Self-seeker : EGOIST
32. Very cold : GELID
34. Scholar’s collection? : DEGREES
36. Pick up : RECEIVE
40. Haven : OASIS
42. Mice and lice : VERMIN
43. Leaf through : SCAN
46. Pesters : TEASES
48. Race planner : POL
49. Trunks : TORSI
51. Hoover subordinates : GMEN
52. _____ fide : MALA
53. Be off base : ERR
54. Filters : SEEPS
56. Runner : MILER
57. Place apart : ENISLE
59. Starting to get dark : LATENING
61. Bare : REVEAL
62. Honor : EMINENCE
63. Ticks off : STEAMS
64. Make a comeback : RESURGE
1. Deficit : SHORTAGE
2. Erinaceus europaeus : HEDGEHOG
3. Concert hall : ODEUM
4. Lived : WERE
5. Fertility lab stock : OVA
6. Boutique employee : FITTER
7. Inferior hotel : FLEABAG
8. Disseminated : SOWN
9. Burned up : IRATE
10. “Capeesh?” : DIG
11. Beat reporter : LEGMAN
12. Avoid the draft? : ENLIST
13. Prefix with scope : STEREO
14. Stinko : SMASHED
20. Unqualified : UTTER
23. Can’t stand : DETEST
25. Jockey : RIDER
27. Away from land : ASEA
28. Like Little Orphan Annie : ELEVEN
31. Prisoner wear : IRONS
33. Boardwalk treats : ICES
35. Cause of a downfall : SIEGE
37. Spiking : IMPALING
38. Rating factor, perhaps : VIOLENCE
39. Ream : ENLARGE
41. “Home sweet home” site : SAMPLER
43. Operates : STEERS
44. Pastry cone with whipped cream : CORNET
45. Blow in, so to speak : ARRIVE
47. Opening word : SESAME
50. Belief of one billion : ISLAM
52. Any of the Seven Dwarfs, by profession : MINER
55. Mud _____ (salamanders) : EELS
56. List of options : MENU
58. Large amount : SEA
60. “Deck the Halls” contraction : TIS

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