New York Times, Thursday, June 29, 1995

Author: Matt Gaffney
Editor: Will Shortz
Matt Gaffney
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQX} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 9 for Mr. Gaffney. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Artists' headwear : BERETS
7. "So?" : WHOCARES
15. 1994 World Cup finalist : ITALIA
16. Fort Shafter site : HONOLULU
17. Indiana squad : PACERS
18. Bad : INEDIBLE
19. Bar fruit : OLIVES
20. President pro ____ : TEM
21. Not naturally colored : DYED
22. Dough : DINERO
23. Cable staple : ESPN
25. Stops broadcasting : SIGNSOFF
27. Reduced to shreds : TOREUP
32. A new beginning : NEO
33. Actress Mimieux : YVETTE
34. Uxmal residents : MAYAS
39. A sib : BRO
41. Wow : AMAZE
42. 1988 Michener epic : ALASKA
44. Moron's comment : DUH
46. Himalayan area : SIKKIM
47. Bobsled team member : BRAKEMAN
53. Eagles do it : SOAR
55. Uncivilized one : SAVAGE
56. Greenish-yellow pear : BOSC
60. Big-selling card game : UNO
61. Famous landing site : ARARAT
62. Sen. John McCain, e.g. : ARIZONAN
64. Exemplar of cruelty : SADIST
65. Like some differences : SEMANTIC
66. Opposite of "Attention!" : ATEASE
67. After-dinner order : ESPRESSO
68. General reply : YESSIR
1. Rifle stands : BIPODS
2. And others : ETALII
3. Stepping on it : RACING
4. Football team : ELEVEN
5. Ones who are getting weary : TIRERS
6. Hairstylist Vidal : SASSOON
7. Vehicle in the news, 1995 : WHITEFORDBRONCO
8. Sharpens : HONES
9. Bad way to run : ONEMPTY
10. Cape ____ (Buzzards Bay locale) : COD
11. "Put ____ on it!" : ALID
12. Shade of red : RUBY
13. Model Macpherson : ELLE
14. Wooed : SUED
24. Old Chevy model : NOVA
26. Second of 12: Abbr. : FEB
28. Rock group from Athens, Georgia : REM
29. Sorority letter : ETA
30. 1989 Bruce Chatwin novel : UTZ
31. It precedes cue : PEE
34. Parents : MAS
35. N.F.L. kicker ____ Haji-Sheikh : ALI
36. Chatter : YAK
37. Cross-examine : ASK
38. Tommy Moe transportation : SKIS
40. "____ Town" : OUR
43. Comes (to) : AMOUNTS
45. Expresses one's view : HASASAY
48. Japanese for "empty hand" : KARATE
49. Dodges : EVADES
50. Shriver and others : MARIAS
51. Chang rival : AGASSI
52. Certain fisherman : NETTER
54. Writer Nin : ANAIS
56. Pyramid part : BASE
57. Miner matters : ORES
58. Easy mark : SIMP
59. Old-time dictator : CZAR
63. Countdown penultimate : ONE

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