New York Times, Wednesday, April 26, 1995

Author: Wayne Robert Williams
Editor: Will Shortz
Wayne Robert Williams
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 35 Missing: {JQVXZ} This is puzzle # 21 for Mr. Williams. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Musical postscripts : CODAS
6. No longer in vogue : PASSE
11. Chum : PAL
14. Flooded : AWASH
15. Computer correspondence : EMAIL
16. Infamous Amin : IDI
17. Misdirections : REDHERRINGS
19. Crux : NUB
20. Rhea's cousins : EMUS
21. Jeer from the stands : HECKLE
23. Missile trajectories : ARCS
26. Egotist's claim : BOAST
29. Fiery gemstone : OPAL
30. Big _____ : SUR
31. Hard one to convince : CYNIC
32. Sudden flood : SPATE
33. Shot (at) from the sidelines : SNIPED
35. Left high and dry : MAROONED
37. Measured stretches : MILES
39. It may get dunked : DONUT
40. Western outlaws : RUSTLERS
43. With the result : SOTHAT
46. Low-budget prefix : ECONO
47. One with sticky fingers : THIEF
49. Biblical priest : ELI
50. Spots for teens? : ACNE
51. Old-fashioned contraction : MAYNT
52. Idle of "Monty Python" : ERIC
53. Input anew : RETYPE
55. Cartoonist Drake : STAN
57. Half of MMCII : MLI
58. Monte Carlo game : ROUGEETNOIR
64. Days of yore : ELD
65. Baseball strike figure : OWNER
66. Best : OUTDO
67. Mother deer : DOE
68. Selling feature : ASSET
69. Mountain climber's spike : PITON
1. Auto : CAR
2. Be in the red : OWE
3. "Dear old" fellow : DAD
4. England-Australia cricket prize, with "The" : ASHES
5. One of Noah's sons : SHEM
6. Individual : PERSON
7. French friend : AMI
8. _____ Joaquin Valley : SAN
9. Spectacle : SIGHT
10. Otherwise : ELSE
11. Peter Sellers movie, with "The" : PINKPANTHER
12. Hero-worship : ADULATE
13. Maligned : LIBELED
18. "A Raisin in the Sun" actress : RUBYDEE
22. Lame excuse : COPOUT
23. Bonehead : ASS
24. Printing : RUN
25. Alabama : CRIMSONTIDE
27. Purpose : AIM
28. Great number : SCAD
31. Yo-Yo Ma's instrument : CELLO
32. Start of a sequel title : SONOF
34. 60's singer Gene : PITNEY
36. Floral ornament : ROSETTE
38. Mlle., in Spain : SRTA
40. Activated again, as a missile : REARMED
41. Italian artist Paolo : UCCELLO
42. Less than forward : SHY
44. Scheherazade hero : ALI
45. Muscle spasm : TIC
48. Filler : INSERT
51. Feline inquiries : MEOWS
52. Boredom : ENNUI
54. Swift Malay boat : PROA
56. Surmounting : ATOP
59. Young _____ : UNS
60. "Gosh!" : GEE
61. Legendary Giant : OTT
62. Bachelor's last words : IDO
63. Wood of the Rolling Stones : RON

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