New York Times, Saturday, July 15, 1995

Author: Rand H. Burns
Editor: Will Shortz
Rand H. Burns
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 27 Missing: {QVXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 18 for Mr. Burns. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Brat's feature : PUGNOSE
8. Slackened : EASEDUP
15. Ballet headliners : ETOILES
16. Paradiso's counterpart : INFERNO
17. Relents : SOFTENS
18. Articulate : DECLARE
19. U.S.N. noncoms : CPOS
20. Cause to attack : SETON
22. Mighty hit : SWAT
23. Show : AIR
24. November and Y, e.g. : PENULTS
26. Social attachment : ITE
27. Tax determinant, in Britain : RATAL
29. Board member, for short : CEO
30. Infamous 1972 hurricane : AGNES
32. Southern corn bread : ASHCAKE
34. Hunters : NIMRODS
36. Consequently : ERGO
37. Wall-less : OPEN
38. Camp _____, N.C. : LEJEUNE
41. Fast food staple : BURGERS
44. Divert : AMUSE
45. Information-gathering grp. : CIA
47. Examine : ASSAY
48. River craft : TUG
49. Noted dictator and namesakes : SADDAMS
52. Car engine stats: Abbr. : HPS
53. Whop, in a way : CLUB
55. Spinal cord: Prefix : MYELO
56. Zodiac symbol : GOAT
57. Iodized salt compounds : HALIDES
59. On-the-job trainee : INTERNE
61. And elsewhere : ETALIBI
62. Tin : STANNUM
63. Sancho Panza's wife et al. : TERESAS
64. Pacific _____ (one of the Baby Bells) : TELESIS
1. Italina port on the Adriatic : PESCARA
2. Avalon and others : UTOPIAS
3. Attack directly : GOFORTHEJUGULAR
4. Basketball tournaments : NITS
5. 1946 song "_____ Buttermilk Sky" : OLE
6. Intuit : SENSE
7. Quiddity : ESSENCE
8. Phantom : EIDOLON
9. Regarding : ANENT
10. Army E-7 : SFC
11. Sushi provisions : EELS
12. Retreat : DRAWINONESHORNS
13. Not in the top whatever : UNRATED
14. Anne Bradstreet, e.g. : POETESS
21. Calendar abbr. : TUE
24. Beleaguers : PLAGUES
25. 1993-94 Wimbledon champ : SAMPRAS
28. "Green _____" : ACRES
31. Baseball's Luzinski et al. : GREGS
33. "_____ Tiki" : KON
35. Cash alternative : IOU
38. Shoe strap, in olden times : LATCHET
39. Use as a model : EMULATE
40. Molting : ECDYSIS
41. Idolater : BAALIST
42. Native name of Easter Island : RAPANUI
43. Methodologies : SYSTEMS
46. Chemical suffix : IDE
50. Single-celled critter : AMEBA
51. Form of faro : MONTE
54. Peevishness : BILE
56. Allele : GENE
58. Belittle, slangily : DIS
60. Chess champ Mikhail : TAL

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