New York Times, Friday, December 29, 1995

Author: Jeff Herrington
Editor: Will Shortz
Jeff Herrington
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 34 Missing: {FJKQXZ} This is puzzle # 17 for Mr. Herrington. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. "Idylls of the King" setting : CAMELOT
8. Sticks : CLINGS
14. Its chief port is Ciudad Bolivar : ORINOCO
15. Roadside hazard : RAVINE
16. Labor Day event : TELETHON
18. Mt. Hood site : OREGON
19. Pilot's heading : SSE
20. Kind of shot : TETANUS
22. Wellness provider: Abbr. : HMO
23. Suffix with tip : STER
25. Newshawk : REPORTER
27. Sea : WATERS
29. "A Bridge Too Far" co-star : CAINE
30. Incongruousness : IRONY
31. Eroded : WORE
32. Pest control brand : DCON
36. Filmdom's Wertmuller : LINA
37. Certain farmhand : BALER
38. Old book's content : LORE
39. English author ____ Phillpotts : EDEN
40. Under observation : EYED
41. Fashion capital : MILAN
42. Hook : CLASP
44. Rushlight : CANDLE
45. Emend, in a way : COPYEDIT
48. Quarter : AREA
49. First name of a Fighting Irish legend : ARA
50. Subordinates : MINIONS
52. Benefits org. : SSA
55. Old Rolling Stones record label : LONDON
57. 1948 Triple Crown winner : CITATION
59. Windup : ENDING
60. Petition : SOLICIT
61. (The) Stage : BOARDS
62. Chalk deposit sites : ERASERS
1. Temporary accomodations : COTS
2. Assister of the Trojans : ARES
3. Significant event : MILESTONE
4. Chemical ending : ENE
5. Millionaire producer : LOTTERY
6. Muted colors : OCHERS
7. Beep : TOOT
8. Bet middler? : CROUPIER
9. Polygraph inventor John : LARSON
10. "____ been thinking..." : IVE
11. "S'long" : NIGHT
12. Fairy-tale character : GNOME
13. Cervantes title : SENOR
17. More than sleepy : NARCOLEPTIC
21. Verged toward : NEARED
24. Enjoyment of a position : TENANCY
26. Cancel, in a way : REDLINE
27. Stratagem : WILE
28. Nonproductive : ARID
31. Entries : WAYSIN
33. Highly aloof : COLDASICE
34. Unwritten : ORAL
35. Gray-brown goose : NENE
37. Dress ornamentations : BEADINGS
41. Sicilian wine : MARSALA
43. Three-time Tour de France champion : LEMOND
44. "No, No, Nora" singer : CANTOR
45. Jephunneh's son : CALEB
46. Town on the Penobscot : ORONO
47. Stuffed carnival prize, maybe : PANDA
51. Department of northern France : OISE
53. It's après après-midi : SOIR
54. Farm dwellers : ANTS
56. Profession of 36-Across: Abbr. : DIR
58. Third word of "America" : TIS

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