New York Times, Thursday, November 2, 1995

Author: Wayne Robert Williams
Editor: Will Shortz
Wayne Robert Williams
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQWXZ} Spans: 4 This is puzzle # 27 for Mr. Williams. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. White matter of the brain : ALBA
5. Russian shots : VODKAS
11. Gerry Adams's grp. : IRA
14. Omani money : RIAL
15. Thoroughgoing : ARRANT
16. Blake Edwards movie : SOB
17. Start of a quip : IMBLINDINONEEYE
20. Last-minute tennis partner : ANYONE
21. Canton-born architect : PEI
22. Experiment : TEST
23. Bear outlined in lights : URSA
25. Ultimate degree : NTH
27. Part 2 of the quip : SOITISFORTUNATE
35. Nav. rank : CPO
36. Furthermore : ALSO
37. Saint honored on September 1 : GILES
38. Journalist Pyle : ERNIE
41. ____ stroke (suddenly) : ATA
42. Meager : SCANT
43. Mrs. Boris Yeltsin : NAINA
44. Shambles : MESS
46. One of the Howard brothers : MOE
47. Part 3 of the quip : THATTHEOTHERONE
51. 112.5 degrees from N : ESE
52. Bristle : SETA
53. Watery : THIN
56. Topper : CAP
59. Pirandello and Boccherini : LUIGIS
63. End of the quip : HASDOUBLEVISION
66. Coffee server : URN
67. Wear away : ABRADE
68. Writer Ferber : EDNA
69. Be savvy : GET
70. Sullies : TAINTS
71. Harvest : REAP
1. "La vendetta," e.g. : ARIA
2. Paint a word-picture : LIMN
3. Snookums : BABY
4. Full-bore : ALLOUT
5. Singer Williams : VANESSA
6. California fort : ORD
7. Nebbish : DRIP
8. Actress Carol of "Taxi" : KANE
9. Consecrate : ANOINT
10. Railroad stop: Abbr. : STN
11. Response to an explanation : ISEE
12. Tennis's Emerson and others : ROYS
13. Act as lookout, e.g. : ABET
18. Letters on a cross : INRI
19. Kind of humor : ETHNIC
24. Burning : AFLAME
26. Port boats : TUGS
27. Hint of something imminent : SCENT
28. Competitor of Montel : OPRAH
29. Ancient region of Asia Minor : IONIA
30. Bone: Prefix : OSTEO
31. Exposes to dry heat : ROASTS
32. Mission to remember : ALAMO
33. Dovetail : TENON
34. Cosmetician Lauder : ESTEE
39. Mean : INTEND
40. Vittles : EATS
45. Puts aside : SHELVES
48. Priam's wife : HECUBA
49. Needle case : ETUI
50. Pot bumper : RAISER
53. Mob member : THUG
54. Fabled loser : HARE
55. "____ It a Pity" : ISNT
57. Rock shelter : ABRI
58. Outline : PLAN
60. "If It Die..." autobiographer : GIDE
61. Site of St. Columbia's monastery : IONA
62. Break suddenly : SNAP
64. Kind of bran : OAT
65. Summer hrs. in N.Y.C. : EDT

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