New York Times, Monday, December 25, 1995

Author: Sidney L. Robbins
Editor: Will Shortz
Sidney L. Robbins
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 37 Missing: {JQVWXZ} This is puzzle # 190 for Mr. Robbins. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Macaroni or cannelloni : PASTA
6. Socialist Eugene : DEBS
10. Rainbows : ARCS
14. Illinois city : ALTON
15. "____ a man with seven..." : IMET
16. Dove or Dial : SOAP
17. Locale for King Arthur : ROUNDTABLE
19. Japanese wrestling : SUMO
20. Artist Magritte : RENE
21. Playing marbles : AGATES
23. Prefix with natal : NEO
24. Curses : DAMNS
26. "I beg your ____" : PARDON
28. Kind of cry : FAR
31. Most August births : LEOS
32. Tater : SPUD
33. Author Umberto : ECO
34. Nineveh was its cap. : ASSYR
36. Young fellows : LADS
39. Learned : ERUDITE
41. Consumed : EATENUP
44. Emcee Jay : LENO
45. Trunk item : SPARE
47. Word with sports or squad : CAR
48. Ballroom dance motions : DIPS
51. Get the wrinkles out : IRON
52. Cathedral city : ELY
53. Shoe part : INSTEP
55. Pizza part : CRUST
57. Op. ____ (footnote abbr.) : CIT
58. Beach robe : CAFTAN
60. "Listen!" : HARK
64. Summers on the Riviera : ETES
66. Kind of tournament : ROUNDROBIN
68. Russia's ____ Mountains : URAL
69. Puppeteer Tony : SARG
70. "All kidding ____..." : ASIDE
71. Molasseslike : POKY
72. Gen. Robt. ____ : ELEE
73. Cacklers : GEESE
1. Catherine ____ (Henry VIII's sixth) : PARR
2. Skin soother : ALOE
3. Stupefy : STUN
4. Sounded : TONED
5. Also : AND
6. Doctors' determinations : DIAGNOSES
7. Diplomat's post : EMBASSY
8. Boxer's trophy : BELT
9. Soaks, as teabags : STEEPS
10. Silly one : ASS
11. Waltz or reel : ROUNDDANCE
12. Engraved gem : CAMEO
13. Act lovey-dovey : SPOON
18. Most domesticated : TAMEST
22. Silly one : SAP
25. Jai ____ : ALAI
27. Reign : RULE
28. Grope : FEEL
29. Good-sized plot : ACRE
30. Cut of beef : ROUNDSTEAK
35. Adjust : REARRANGE
37. Kind of exhaust : DUAL
38. Limber : SPRY
40. "Go ahead!" : DOIT
42. In the vicinity : AROUND
43. Sawbucks : TENS
46. Film : PICTURE
49. Muscle-builder's pride : PEC
50. Not plentiful : SPARSE
53. Become frozen : ICEUP
54. Explosive : NITRO
56. "____ were the days, my friend" : THOSE
59. Young horse : FOAL
61. His Rose was Irish : ABIE
62. Clears (of) : RIDS
63. Pants part : KNEE
65. Wily : SLY
67. Old piano tune : RAG

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