New York Times, Wednesday, February 23, 1994

Author: Joel Davajan
Editor: Will Shortz
Joel Davajan
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32 Missing: {BFJQZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 7 for Mr. Davajan. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1994, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Give tit for tat : SWAP
5. Pillow covers : SHAMS
10. Bunco : SCAM
14. It debated in Cairo, Dec. 24, 1871 : AIDA
15. Video screen dot : PIXEL
16. So long : TATA
17. What's my line: #1 : PRESTIDIGITATOR
20. Guard : SENTINEL
21. They make colorful displays : PRISMS
22. Transcending : OVER
23. Have trouble on the ice : SKID
24. Gas, in Greenwich : PETROL
27. Wine casks : TUNS
28. Cleopatra biter : ASP
31. The A in "CAT scan" : AXIAL
32. Cartoonist Peter : ARNO
33. Utah ski center : ALTA
34. What's my line: #2 : PARLIAMENTARIAN
37. Nautical direction : ALEE
38. Danza of "Who's the Boss?" : TONY
39. Refine, as 53-Down : SMELT
40. Old Ford model : LTD
41. Dickey fastener : STUD
42. Thinks out loud : OPINES
43. Level : TIER
44. Amatory writing : ODES
45. Brutality : SADISM
48. Ghostly : SPECTRAL
52. What's my line: #3 : PLENIPOTENTIARY
54. First name in fashion : OLEG
55. Prefix with figure or form : TRANS
56. G.P.A.,in slang : CUME
57. "Not my _____" : TYPE
58. Intelligence : SENSE
59. Mr. Culbertson and others : ELYS
1. Easy marks : SAPS
2. Telegraph : WIRE
3. Mideast gulf : ADEN
4. Rural-themed opera : PASTORALE
5. Crystalline gemstone : SPINEL
6. Stowaway : HIDER
7. Leaf angle : AXIL
8. 0ne of Alcott's Little Women : MEG
9. Boy Scout tie : SLIPKNOT
10. Reserved : STAID
11. Musical with the song "Memory" : CATS
12. _____ smasher : ATOM
13. Viking touchdown site : MARS
18. Villa d'Este locale : TIVOLI
19. Speaker at Cooperstown : TRIS
23. Cheerful : SUNNY
24. Of the Vatican : PAPAL
25. Glorify : EXALT
26. "Dead" : TIRED
27. Vogue : TREND
28. Green-card applicant : ALIEN
29. Hackneyed : STALE
30. Cords, e.g. : PANTS
32. Love, in Le Havre : AMOUR
33. Signature event : ARMISTICE
35. Goes for : ATTEMPTS
36. Phase : ASPECT
41. Acapulco assent : SISI
42. Danish city : ODENSE
43. Bit of color : TINGE
44. Certain tournaments : OPENS
45. Difficult position : SPOT
46. Confederate : ALLY
47. Philosophical : DEEP
48. Comics publisher Lee : STAN
49. Actor Julia : RAUL
50. "Go, _____!" : ARMY
51. Cleaning agents : LYES
53. Ferriferous rock : ORE

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