New York Times, Friday, June 16, 1995

Author: Thomas W. Schier
Editor: Will Shortz
Thomas W. Schier
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This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQX} This is puzzle # 15 for Mr. Schier. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Front line, maybe : ISOBAR
7. Scoot along : ZIP
10. Couple : DUAD
14. Grammatical connector : COPULA
15. Brian of British rock : ENO
16. _____ many words : INSO
17. Crows : BLACKBIRDS
19. Evening in Paris : SOIR
20. Whitish : MILKY
21. "_____ won't!" : NOI
22. Boardwalk purchase : TAFFY
23. Schedule : SLOT
25. Neck protector : SCARF
27. Paycheck stub inits. : FICA
30. Of the universe in its present state : NEOCOSMIC
33. Enthuse : GROWFERVENT
35. Harry James's "Don't _____ Go 'Way Mad" : CHA
37. Villain's laugh sound : HEH
38. Rattle : UNNERVE
39. Publisher Ballantine : IAN
40. Chemical suffix : INE
41. Celebrated jurist of the 10's-50's : LEARNEDHAND
43. Contributes to : ASSISTSIN
45. Pond organism : ALGA
46. Twenty: Prefix : ICOSI
47. Short snort : BELT
49. Cattle breed : DEVON
51. Tankerful : OIL
53. Don't exist : ARENT
57. Software buyer : USER
58. Depreciate : UNDERVALUE
60. Employment form category : MALE
61. _____ de dents (toothache): Fr. : MAL
62. Harvest fly : CICADA
63. Falls for : BUYS
64. Work at, as a trade : PLY
65. Tennis player's sock : ANKLET
1. Part of a nuclear arsenal : ICBM
2. Arias : SOLI
3. Word after fire or harlequin : OPAL
4. Two-handed carpenter's tool : BUCKSAW
5. Hydrocarbon group : ALKYL
6. Mortar beater : RAB
7. W.W. II Japanese plane : ZERO
8. Not clear : INDISCERNIBLE
9. Neg.'s counterpart : POS
10. Render harmless : DISARM
11. Not recognized : UNOFFICIAL
12. Like : ASIF
13. Fishing boat : DORY
18. Cosmopolitan : INTERNATIONAL
22. Experienced : TASTED
24. Solidarity : ONENESS
26. Meet : CONVENE
27. E trailer : FGHI
28. Erin personified : IRENA
29. In a unified manner : COHESIVELY
31. Extra printed sheets : OVERS
32. Tennis star Michael : CHANG
34. Mythical beast in Chinese art : FULION
36. "Shave _____ haircut..." : ANDA
42. Foyer item : HATRACK
44. Tallies : SCORES
48. Actress Linda : LAVIN
49. Speechless : DUMB
50. Birthright barterer : ESAU
52. Without effort : IDLY
54. Mideast airline : ELAL
55. Au naturel : NUDE
56. Sow feature : TEAT
58. Plate watcher : UMP
59. David Sarnoff's command, once : RCA

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