New York Times, Wednesday, November 29, 1995

Author: Nancy S. Ross
Editor: Will Shortz
Nancy S. Ross
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQXZ} Spans: 4 This is puzzle # 40 for Ms. Ross. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Mussorgsky's Boris : TSAR
5. Apostle to the Slavs : CYRIL
10. Shakespeare title starter : ALLS
14. Stewpot : OLLA
15. Bête ____ : NOIRE
16. Loser's concern : DIET
17. BABE : TALKINGPIGMOVIE
20. Cádiz's country : SPAIN
21. Debatable point : ISSUE
22. How a medium gets the message? : ESP
23. Crossers of aves. : STS
25. Cry of mock indignation : MOI
27. CHICK : HENHOUSENEWBORN
36. Have vitality : ARE
37. ____ homo : ECCE
38. Logical or political preceder : SOCIO
39. "____ Ordinary Man" ("My Fair Lady" song) : IMAN
41. Anklebone : TALUS
43. Cicatrix : SCAR
44. Destined : FATED
46. Infrequent : RARE
47. Conclusive: Abbr. : ULT
48. DAME : ASHCROFTORMARSH
52. Colo. neighbor : KAN
53. Soap unit : BAR
54. ____ Na Na : SHA
57. Simon and others : NEILS
61. Wrinkled : LINED
65. BROAD : NARROWSOPPOSITE
68. "Alas!" : AHME
69. Parcel out : ALLOT
70. Dash : ELAN
71. Catch one's breath : GASP
72. 1923 Literature Nobelist : YEATS
73. New Jersey team : NETS
1. Wee ones : TOTS
2. Smack : SLAP
3. Teatro ____ Scala : ALLA
4. Jaunty : RAKISH
5. Larry King broadcaster : CNN
6. Cartoon bear : YOGI
7. Criticizes hard : RIPS
8. See-through item : IRIS
9. Pea, e.g. : LEGUME
10. Hurry-scurry : ADO
11. Have vitality : LIVE
12. Oahu garlands : LEIS
13. Flight segment : STEP
18. Divider's word : INTO
19. Siamese cries : MEOWS
24. Woodpecker's snack : SUET
26. Certain Nigerians : IBOS
27. Mediterranean port : HAIFA
28. Wit Bombeck et al. : ERMAS
29. Under, poetically : NEATH
30. Aid in avoiding the draft? : SCARF
31. Brilliant display : ECLAT
32. Medical prefix : NEURO
33. Happen : OCCUR
34. Coins of Iran : RIALS
35. What's up? : NORTH
40. Make out : NECK
42. Certain Bosnian : SERB
45. Alternative to Liquid-Plumr : DRANO
49. Kind of street : ONEWAY
50. St. ____ (Channel port) : MALO
51. Up : ARISEN
54. Run producer : SNAG
55. "That was funny" : HAHA
56. Black market goods : ARMS
58. Innisfree, e.g. : ISLE
59. "Damn Yankees" siren : LOLA
60. Espy : SPOT
62. Shade of green : NILE
63. State of France : ETAT
64. Fox homes : DENS
66. G.O.P. : REP
67. Qt. halves : PTS

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