New York Times, Wednesday, December 14, 1994

Author: Wayne Robert Williams
Editor: Will Shortz
Wayne Robert Williams
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {GJQZ} Spans: 4 This is puzzle # 14 for Mr. Williams. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1994, The New York Times
Across Down
1. "60 Minutes" producer Hewitt : DON
4. Press on : IMPEL
9. Invitation replies : YESES
14. Bachelor's last words : IDO
15. "_____ circumstances beyond..." : DUETO
16. Before-dinner tidbit : OLIVE
17. Really calm : COOLASACUCUMBER
20. Cube inventor Rubik : ERNO
21. 1987 film flop : ISHTAR
22. Mach topper : SST
23. Govt. permit : LIC
25. Sargasso, e.g. : SEA
27. Really tidy : CLEANASAWHISTLE
36. Breakfast fish : LOX
37. Santa _____, Calif. : CLARA
38. Card with a message : TAROT
39. Baseball tags : OUTS
41. Summon : EVOKE
43. "Star Trek" crewman : SULU
44. Bridgestone products : TIRES
46. Auguries : OMENS
48. Yore : ELD
49. Really fit : HEALTHYASAHORSE
52. Calendar abbr. : FRI
53. Dance Charisse : CYD
54. Pixie : ELF
57. One who leads the way : ESCORT
61. Something to think about : IDEA
65. Really gone : DEADASADOORNAIL
68. Spoken language : IDIOM
69. Big-city newspaper heading : METRO
70. Fury : IRE
71. Floozies : TARTS
72. Ordinary lines : PROSE
73. Census datum : SEX
1. Rearview mirror decoration : DICE
2. Redolence : ODOR
3. When shadows shorten : NOON
4. Actress Lupino : IDA
5. Soirée entertainment : MUSICALE
6. They're often split : PEAS
7. Put art on glass : ETCH
8. Palooka : LOUT
9. Tag line? : YOUREIT
10. Slippery _____ : ELM
11. Household rivals : SIBS
12. Nights, in classifieds : EVES
13. Spanish muralist : SERT
18. 1970 Kinks hit : LOLA
19. 1987 Wimbledon winner : CASH
24. Back of the bus.? : INC
26. Gray and others : ASAS
27. Priesthood, metaphorically, with "the" : CLOTH
28. DeVito's "Taxi" role : LOUIE
29. Hollywood walk-on : EXTRA
30. "Stompin' at the _____" : SAVOY
31. Perfume : AROMA
32. Rouses : WAKES
33. More faithful : TRUER
34. Lounges : LOLLS
35. Piano practice : ETUDE
40. Ending for him or her : SELF
42. Lawmakers : ENACTORS
45. Baby rivers : STREAMS
47. Lacking : SHY
50. Infamous Alger : HISS
51. Asgard chief : ODIN
54. Rework, as a story : EDIT
55. Swan's partner, in myth : LEDA
56. Equitable : FAIR
58. Word with boot or summer : CAMP
59. Silesian river : ODER
60. _____-Rooter : ROTO
62. Orator's perch : DAIS
63. Dublin's land : EIRE
64. "Roots" writer Haley : ALEX
66. E, in Morse code : DOT
67. Agile deer : ROE

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