New York Times, Monday, December 12, 1994

Author: Joy L. Wouk
Editor: Will Shortz
Joy L. Wouk
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {QXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 128 for Ms. Wouk. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1994, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Sobbed : WEPT
5. Dangerous March date : IDES
9. First-class, in slang : PRIMO
14. Lotion ingredient : ALOE
15. Kind of tide : NEAP
16. Boisterous festivity : REVEL
17. Bottle tops : CAPS
18. _____ Rivera, Calif. : PICO
19. Warner _____ (Charlie Chan of film) : OLAND
20. 1943 musical composed by 37-Across : ONETOUCHOFVENUS
23. Poker opener : ANTE
24. "High" time : NOON
25. Parts of table settings : PLATES
28. Source of some PBS programs : BBC
29. Six-foot two, for example : TALL
33. Prying tool : LEVER
34. Mother of Hermes : MAIA
35. "Get outta here!" : SHOO
36. Numero _____ : UNO
37. Composer Kurt : WEILL
38. Popular oil additive : STP
39. Gabby bird : MYNA
41. _____ of Fame : HALL
42. Grudge : SPITE
44. Bridge option : PASS
45. Light switch positions : ONS
46. Loewe's partner on Broadway : LERNER
47. Trudge : PLOD
49. Othello's ancient : IAGO
50. 1928 work composed by 37-Across with "The" : THREEPENNYOPERA
57. Ache (for) : YEARN
58. Moses' attire : ROBE
59. One corner in Monopoly : JAIL
60. Coke rival : PEPSI
61. Hardly _____ (rarely) : EVER
62. Sicilian spewer : ETNA
63. Vaudeville's Ole : OLSEN
64. June honorees : DADS
65. Sounds of reproof : TSKS
1. Texas city : WACO
2. Dash : ELAN
3. John Paul, e.g. : POPE
4. Having a valid will : TESTATE
5. Feeds the computer : INPUTS
6. Clear the winter windshield : DEICE
7. Apiece : EACH
8. One may be roseate : SPOONBILL
9. Utah city : PROVO
10. Caves in : RELENTS
11. _____ the Terrible : IVAN
12. Diner's card : MENU
13. Early auto maker : OLDS
21. It's unique : ONER
22. Kind of point : FOCAL
25. Well-padded : PLUMP
26. See 31-Down : LENYA
27. Three English rivers : AVONS
28. Fights to save a sinking boat : BAILS
30. Bret Harte character : AHSIN
31. With 26-Down, wife of 37-Across : LOTTE
32. Gentle runner : LOPER
34. Rambled : MEANDERED
37. Rodeo yell : WHOOP
40. Slander : ASPERSE
42. Utah lily : SEGO
43. Light plane : PROPJET
46. Cake features : LAYERS
48. Red Square figure : LENIN
49. Not yet risen : INBED
50. Printer's goof : TYPO
51. Dog command : HEEL
52. Hip songs : RAPS
53. Exploding star : NOVA
54. Gobbles : EATS
55. Where to do figure eights : RINK
56. "Oh, woe!" : ALAS

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