New York Times, Thursday, May 18, 1995

Author: Chuck Deodene
Editor: Will Shortz
Chuck Deodene
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 34 Missing: {QXZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 7 for Mr. Deodene. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Nightcap accompaniment : PAJAMAS
8. In the sky : MIDAIR
14. Zenith : MERIDIAN
15. Enervation : ANEMIA
16. Living off another's largess : ONTHEGRAVYTRAIN
18. "Loverboy" singer Billy : OCEAN
19. Yarn spinner : FABLER
20. Brace for trouble : GIRD
21. Wild card, often : DEUCE
23. Actor Neeson : LIAM
26. Elusive : SLY
27. Triumph : WIN
28. Lunar valley : RILLE
29. Statuary art : BUSTS
31. Make safe : DECLAW
32. Experimental electrical materials : SUPERCONDUCTORS
36. Hag : OGRESS
37. Center : LOCUS
38. Montgomery of film : CLIFT
39. Paddle : OAR
40. "Hawaii Five-O" actor Fong : KAM
43. Smooch : KISS
44. Burst : SPURT
47. Fly alone : SOLO
48. Ear malady : OTITIS
50. Loser to Dempsey, 9/14/23 : FIRPO
51. One who can make brown eyes blue? : GENETICENGINEER
55. Resting : ATEASE
56. Locomotive's load : RAILCARS
57. Arctic coats : PARKAS
58. TV news story : SEGMENT
1. Cosmetics applicator : PENCIL
2. Thoroughfare : ARTERY
3. Holy war : JIHAD
4. Mideastern gulf : ADEN
5. Red-starred aircraft : MIG
6. Swiss river : AAR
7. Mishap : SNAFU
8. "_____ Baby" (Crickets hit) : MAYBE
9. Global: Abbr. : INTL
10. Bums : DERELICTS
11. Texas metropolis : AMARILLO
12. Roman trio : III
13. Campaigned : RAN
14. Early synthesizers : MOOGS
17. Carpet cleaner, briefly : VAC
21. Platters : DISCS
22. Inner, in combinations : ENTO
24. Daminozide, familarly : ALAR
25. Quaint residential street : MEWS
27. Sausage : WURST
28. Crop up again : RECUR
29. Kind of tomato : BEEFSTEAK
30. Lorne Michael's program, for short : SNL
31. Coin of old : DUCAT
32. Wallop : SOCK
33. Wrinkly-skinned fruit : UGLI
34. Detainee : PRISONER
35. Postern, e.g. : DOOR
40. Seoul man : KOREAN
41. Herb of horns : ALPERT
42. Anchors : MOORS
44. Eyesores or eye sores : STIES
45. Photo : PIC
46. Rehab candidates : USERS
47. From then on : SINCE
49. "_____ Heartache" (1978 hit) : ITSA
50. Patina : FILM
51. Cleft : GAP
52. Letter from Plato : ETA
53. Scot's refusal : NAE
54. Musical engagement : GIG

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