New York Times, Saturday, May 28, 1994

Author: Gerald R. Ferguson
Editor: Will Shortz
Gerald R. Ferguson
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 30 Missing: {FHJKQXZ} This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Ferguson. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1994, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Stalwart : ROBUST
7. Pinning on : BLAMING
14. Hotel _____ (city hall) : DEVILLE
15. Serf : LABORER
16. Kind of market : OPENAIR
17. Intimate : UPCLOSE
18. Site of ancient Tyre : SUR
19. Gumption : NERVE
21. ''La _____ des Nymphes'' (Corot painting) : DANSE
22. Efficiency symbols, in physics : ETAS
24. Suite : ROOMS
26. Pitter-patter, perhaps : RAIN
27. ''Rehearsal of a Ballet'' painter : DEGAS
29. Runs rampant : RIOTS
31. Word from Beaver Cleaver : GEE
32. Area around the mouth : DELTA
34. Shakespeare's _____ of Rousillon : COUNTESS
36. Last-place finisher : TAILENDER
38. Wooer of Isolde : TRISTRAM
41. A raiser of rye? : YEAST
44. Secretariat jockey Turcotte : RON
45. Left Bank body : SENAT
47. Spook : SCARE
49. Popular science magazine : OMNI
51. Homes for farrows : STIES
53. Month after Av : ELUL
54. Sewer connections : MAINS
56. Composer Barraine and others : ELSAS
58. Randy's ice partner : TAI
59. Stickum : PINETAR
61. Decorative studs : TIEPINS
63. Self-contained : INGROWN
64. Governmental pact : ENTENTE
65. Gets cozy : NESTLES
66. Troops' stopping points : ETAPES
1. Seeming : REPUTED
2. Not young enough : OVERAGE
3. Coffer : BIN
4. Light-cavalry lancer : ULAN
5. More cunning : SLIER
6. Intolerable imp : TERROR
7. Seldom-seen occurrence : BLUEMOON
8. You can't stand for this : LAP
9. Opening letters : ABCD
10. Grinder : MOLAR
11. Period of antiquity : IRONAGE
12. Loch monsters : NESSIES
13. ''Brighton Rock'' writer and others : GREENES
14. Injected, maybe : DOSED
20. Modern messages : VOICEMAIL
23. Gobs : SALTS
25. Review : STUDY
28. Sports page listings : STATS
30. Old blades : SNEES
33. Rivers in England and France : AIRES
35. Harness strap : TRACE
37. Spelunking equipment : LANTERNS
38. Enter noisily : TROMPIN
39. Salad ingredient : ROMAINE
40. Diamond units : INNINGS
42. Chowder go-with : SALTINE
43. Little skippers : TRUANTS
46. Exam taker : TESTEE
48. Beethoven girl : ELISE
50. Not active : INERT
52. New Orleans player : SAINT
55. Convertiplane : STOL
57. Stiff whisker : SETA
60. Wow : AWE
62. Kind of rally : PEP

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