New York Times, Saturday, March 2, 1996

Author: N. Joline
Editor: Will Shortz
Nancy Nicholson Joline
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 29 Missing: {JKQZ} This is puzzle # 75 for Ms. Joline. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Some vacation digs : TIMESHARES
11. Throws : PEGS
15. Breeze on a hot day, e.g. : AMELIORANT
16. Auto part : AXLE
17. Bandleader nicknamed El Rey : TITOPUENTE
18. Scrap : SPAT
19. ___clip : ATA
20. Word with dish or piano : RAG
21. Blank : VACANT
23. Plateaued, with "out" : MAXED
26. Kind of check : SEVERANCE
28. Roman alternative : ITALIC
30. Furniture wood : REDALDER
31. It may be said for openers : SESAME
32. Certain hotel, briefly : SRO
33. Mark Rudd's org. : SDS
34. Knit : MEND
36. Kind of history : ORAL
39. What lats and pecs adorn : BOD
42. Thrice, in prescriptions : TER
44. Released : EXEMPT
48. Modest beachwear : ONEPIECE
51. Hard : SEVERE
52. Specialists' patients, usually : REFERRALS
54. "It Ain't Me Babe" composer : DYLAN
55. Green : INLEAF
56. Fleur-de-___ : LIS
58. Plus : AND
59. Tray item : SOAP
60. Batting position : OPENSTANCE
64. Major addition : ETTE
65. ABC-TV's first big hit, with "The" : LONERANGER
66. Offspring : SEED
67. Somnolence : DROWSINESS
1. Japanese mats : TATAMIS
2. Copy : IMITATE
3. Greek brandies : METAXAS
4. "Hold On Tight" rock group : ELO
5. Taste : SIP
6. Time : HOUR
7. Parts : AREAS
8. Four-time Stanley Cup champs : RANGERS
9. Tolkien creature : ENT
10. Pier sights : STEVEDORES
11. Programming language : PASCAL
12. Increases : EXPANDS
13. Ricocheted : GLANCED
14. Some volleyball players : SETTERS
22. Ancient Rome's___Pacis : ARA
24. Actor Jack : ELAM
25. Torch bearer : DIME
27. ___Beach, Fla. : VERO
29. Model position? : CENTERFOLD
35. Numerical prefix : DECA
37. Dismissed : AXED
38. Impose : LEVY
39. Three kings of Bulgaria : BORISES
40. Rodgers and Hart's "Johnny___" : ONENOTE
41. Puncture : DEFLATE
43. Chili___, Tex-Mex menu item : RELLENO
45. Mixture : MELANGE
46. Capers : PRANCES
47. Offers : TENDERS
49. Made the tiniest complaint : PEEPED
50. 1994 cease-fire grp. : IRA
53. Resilience : SINEW
57. Lat. and Lith., once : SSRS
61. ___favor : POR
62. ___chi : TAI
63. Actress Rutherford : ANN

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