New York Times, Thursday, December 14, 1995

Author: Matt Gaffney
Editor: Will Shortz
Matt Gaffney
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JKQUW} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 17 for Mr. Gaffney. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Half of an old radio duo : AMOS
5. German Expressionist Franz ____ : MARC
9. Like many football stadiums : DOMED
14. Queen's home : HIVE
15. Where most people live : ASIA
16. Out : ALIBI
17. Stock heading : AMEX
18. Leg crosser : YOGI
19. Computer accessory : CDROM
20. 1915 film epic, with "The" : BIRTHOFANATION
23. Goddess, in ancient Rome : DEA
24. Leb. neighbor : SYR
25. Bradbury adjective : MARTIAN
29. Not uncut, as a film : SPLICED
33. "____ little teapot..." : IMA
34. 1960's U.N. name : THANT
36. Met's home : SHEA
37. 1965 Beatles lyric : LIFEISVERYSHORT
41. Picnic ruiners : ANTS
42. Red as ____ : ABEET
43. Polite "du" : SIE
44. Odor eater? : NOSTRIL
47. Listen : PAYHEED
49. Point of law : RES
50. Rock's ____ Lobos : LOS
51. Classic Poirot case : DEATHONTHENILE
59. New Age musician : YANNI
60. Crèche figure : MARY
61. Pressed cheese : EDAM
62. Coordinate : ALIGN
63. Shirt stitching : IZOD
64. Big rig : SEMI
65. Jason deserted her : MEDEA
66. Ajax rival : TIDE
67. Erstwhile despot : TSAR
1. Husband of Jezebel : AHAB
2. Actress Rogers : MIMI
3. Banking blunders : OVERDRAFTS
4. The Brady kids, e.g. : SEXTET
5. Minnesota clinic : MAYO
6. Since : ASOF
7. Baltic capital : RIGA
8. Dean of "Lois & Clark" : CAIN
9. Finger or toe : DACTYL
10. Ancient Celtic tongue : OLDIRISH
11. Barcelona-born artist : MIRO
12. Jet : EBON
13. Slow-witted : DIM
21. Columbus landfall, 1492 : HAITI
22. Snake charmer's snake : ASP
25. City of Lombardy : MILAN
26. ____ acid : AMINO
27. Relaxed sighs : AHS
28. Like some blockades : NAVAL
29. Throat problem : STREP
30. Didn't engage in fence sitting : CHOSESIDES
31. Chilling : EERIE
32. Obsolete : DATED
35. Lincoln's home: Abbr. : NEB
38. Alienate : ESTRANGE
39. Verily : YEA
40. Do, as hair : STYLE
45. Image receiver : RETINA
46. Approximately, in times : ISH
48. "It's true!" : HONEST
51. Valley : DALE
52. Oklahoma city : ENID
53. Drop : OMIT
54. Hitlerite : NAZI
55. Stepped (on) : TROD
56. Park visited by Sherlock Holmes : HYDE
57. Buddhist priest : LAMA
58. Mideast bigwig : EMIR
59. Starchy dish : YAM

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