New York Times, Wednesday, May 14, 1997

Author: Norman S. Wizer
Editor: Will Shortz
Norman S. Wizer
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {BJQVZ} This is puzzle # 28 for Mr. Wizer. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1997, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Serve with a summons : CITE
5. "Casino" co-star, 1995 : PESCI
10. Castaway's transportation : RAFT
14. Copper containers : ORES
15. Hybrid citrus fruit : LIMON
16. Perry's creator : ERLE
17. Egyptian actress? : MIAPHARAOH
19. Jar : STUN
20. Ar's follower : ESS
21. Novelist Jean : AUEL
22. Come to : AWAKEN
24. Last frame, sometimes : THEEND
26. Chorus syllables : LALALA
28. Winter resort rentals : SKIS
30. Like some drugs : GENERIC
33. It may be hooked : WORM
36. Philippic : TIRADE
38. Navigator's dir. : NNE
39. Garfield's predecessor : HAYES
41. Setting for a place setting : MAT
42. Room to ___ : SPARE
44. "Gotcha!" : AHA
45. Guesses : OPINES
48. ___ out (manages) : EKES
49. Pleasing to the ear : TUNEFUL
51. Bridge : SPAN
53. Waste gases, e.g. : OXIDES
55. Storm : ASSAIL
59. Fivesome : PENTAD
61. Twelve Oaks neighbor : TARA
63. Trifle : SOU
64. House of Leo? : LAIR
65. Egyptian heavyweight? : LEONSPHINX
68. 1995 N.C.A.A. basketball champs : UCLA
69. Overact : EMOTE
70. Personal prefix : IDIO
71. "___ My Girl" (1967 hit) : SHES
72. Fabulous : SUPER
73. Get dewy-eyed : TEAR
1. Hale-Bopp, e.g. : COMET
2. People with "O'" names : IRISH
3. Flirt : TEASE
4. Paranormal ability : ESP
5. Strong praise : PLAUDIT
6. Where 2-Down live : EIRE
7. Baby-size : SMALL
8. Murmur : COO
9. Went all the way, as a smoker : INHALED
10. Used car deal, e.g. : RESALE
11. Egyptian second banana? : ARTKARNAK
12. Kind of pipe : FLUE
13. Ky.-Ala. divider : TENN
18. Amount of hair : HANK
23. Evanesces : WANES
25. Salinger dedicatee : ESME
27. Playing marbles : AGATES
29. "My love is like a red, red rose," e.g. : SIMILE
31. Apropos of : INRE
32. Medium grades : CEES
33. "Eh?" : WHAT
34. Island near Kauai : OAHU
35. Egyptian actor? : RYANONILE
37. Commanded : RAN
40. Bulgaria's capital : SOFIA
43. Pocket protector items : PENS
46. Splash sites : PUDDLES
47. Thinner : SPARSER
50. They're cast in a cast of thousands : EXTRAS
52. "Immediately!" : ASAP
54. Sitting place : STOOP
56. Offhand remark : ASIDE
57. Ancient land on the Aegean : IONIA
58. Egypt's Temple of ___ : LUXOR
59. In addition : PLUS
60. Individually : EACH
62. You have to be upfront about this : ANTE
66. Big bird : EMU
67. Top 10 song, say : HIT

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