New York Times, Thursday, June 23, 1994

Author: Trip Payne
Editor: Will Shortz
Trip Payne
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {QX} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Payne. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1994, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Wrought-up : MANIC
6. City near Phoenix : MESA
10. Melodramatic cry : ALAS
14. Cottonwood, in Spanish : ALAMO
15. Burns one up : IRES
16. Perambulate : ROVE
17. One past his prime : NOSPRINGCHICKEN
20. On the other hand : YET
21. Essentials : ABCS
22. Summer top : TSHIRT
23. Skedaddle : FLEE
24. Wish : PRAY
25. Least significant : MEREST
28. Bluesman Robert : CRAY
29. Coffee-break brake : JOB
32. Independently : ALONE
33. "You there!" : AHOY
34. Relief pitcher's feat : SAVE
35. Hot time : DOGDAYSOFSUMMER
38. Makes like : APES
39. Man with a lift : OTIS
40. Echecs piece : REINE
41. N.Y.C. cultural site : MET
42. Litigant : SUER
43. Most fit : ABLEST
44. Sir overseas : HERR
45. Biter : GNAT
46. Plays the zither : STRUMS
49. Picked up on : SEEN
50. _____ Vicente, Brazil : SAO
53. It won Hepburn an Oscar : THELIONINWINTER
56. One of the O'Neills : OONA
57. Iditarod terminus : NOME
58. World's largest cobalt exporter : ZAIRE
59. Attributes : PUTS
60. Gumption : GRIT
61. Register : ENROL
1. Lots : MANY
2. Tissue addition : ALOE
3. Santa drawer : NAST
4. Dennis the Menace, e.g. : IMP
5. Site of a May 1942 battle : CORALSEA
6. Chop finely : MINCE
7. Work units : ERGS
8. Dry : SEC
9. Camels' destinations? : ASHTRAYS
10. Marquis protagonist : ARCHY
11. Hel's father, in myth : LOKI
12. Maintain : AVER
13. Faxed : SENT
18. "Yeah, sure!" : IBET
19. Brit's phrase : ISAY
23. Wards (off) : FENDS
24. Instructors, for short : PROFS
25. Mary Stewart's "_____, Will You Talk?" : MADAM
26. Waive one's rites? : ELOPE
27. Physician-turned-wordsmith : ROGET
28. The Mighty Clouds of Joy, e.g. : CHOIR
29. Farr of "M*A*S*H" : JAMIE
30. Hot spots : OVENS
31. Nice topper : BERET
33. Daisylike bloom : ASTER
34. Silvery fish : SMELT
36. EIton John's first hit : YOURSONG
37. Make citified : URBANIZE
42. Penultimate round : SEMI
43. From square one : ANEW
44. Great shakes? : HULAS
45. "The Maids" playwright : GENET
46. Quash : STOP
47. What you used to be : THOU
48. Flat rate : RENT
49. _____ Valley, Calif. : SIMI
50. The joint : STIR
51. Prefix with space or stat : AERO
52. Mr. Hershiser : OREL
54. Postal Creed word : NOR
55. Children's author Agle : NAN

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