New York Times, Wednesday, November 6, 1996

Author: M. E. Skolsky
Editor: Will Shortz
Mark Elliot Skolsky
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 80, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 3 for Mr. Skolsky. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1996, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Inside the foul line : FAIR
5. Like Ionesco's soprano : BALD
9. Romantic actor Charles : BOYER
14. It parallels the radius : ULNA
15. Perlman of "Pearl" : RHEA
16. A month in Madrid : ENERO
17. Robin : REDBREAST
19. Actress Shire : TALIA
20. Wall Street order : BUY
21. Brain test results, for short : EEGS
23. Some linemen: Abbr. : LTS
24. Hopes : ASPIRES
28. School failure : DROPOUT
30. Alphabetic run : STU
31. Kind of summit : ARAB
33. All over : ANEW
34. Pinkish color : CORAL
36. Custard tart : FLAN
38. Longtime Israeli foreign minister : EBAN
41. Rock concert equipment : AMPS
42. See 32-Down : BEARD
43. Start of a Latin boast : VENI
44. ___ Alto, Calif. : PALO
45. Mobil rival : ARCO
46. E-mail predecessor : TELEX
47. Oklahoma city : ENID
49. 1995 earthquake site : KOBE
51. Potash : LYE
52. Conniver : SCHEMER
55. Having deep pockets : MONEYED
57. Miler Sebastian : COE
58. French tire : PNEU
60. Shot over the head : LOB
61. D-Day beach : OMAHA
63. Legal-tender bill : GREENBACK
68. Situation for Pauline? : PERIL
69. Ice cream thickener : AGAR
70. Industrial show : EXPO
71. First name in cosmetics : ESTEE
72. Mother of Apollo : LETO
73. ___ ex machina : DEUS
1. Raccoon, e.g. : FUR
2. Bitter : ALE
3. Not the party type: Abbr. : IND
4. Browning's Ben Ezra, e.g. : RABBI
5. Supreme Court Justice Stephen : BREYER
6. "Gotcha!" : AHA
7. ___-majeste : LESE
8. Saw : DATED
9. Trusts : BETSON
10. ___ roll : ONA
11. Chicken, so to speak : YELLOWBELLY
12. "A Masked Ball" aria : ERITU
13. Friars Club event : ROAST
18. Part of R.F.D. : RURAL
22. Super-duper : GRAND
24. Royalties org. : ASCAP
25. Pore in a leaf : STOMA
26. Service award : PURPLEHEART
27. "60 Minutes" newsman : SAFER
29. Irk : PEEVE
32. With 42-Across, a famous pirate : BLACK
35. Together : ASONE
37. Woolf's "___ of One's Own" : AROOM
39. Words before and after "for" : ANEYE
40. Forbade : NIXED
42. When doubled, a German city : BADEN
46. Mortise's mate : TENON
48. Stick : IMPALE
50. Ravel composition : BOLERO
52. Sub's eye, for short : SCOPE
53. Shows up : COMES
54. Buick model : REGAL
56. Fell off : EBBED
59. Feel the ___ : URGE
62. Make haste : HIE
64. Dinner table exhortation : EAT
65. Fire : AXE
66. Computer's heart, for short : CPU
67. Dempsey stat : KOS

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