New York Times, Wednesday, July 17, 1996

Author: M. Nosowsky
Editor: Will Shortz
Manny Nosowsky
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 32 Missing: {GJQX} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 53 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1996, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Poland's Walesa : LECH
5. Prop for a Valkyrie : SPEAR
10. Break in relations : RIFT
14. Post-weeding blues : ACHE
15. Couric of "Today" : KATIE
16. Nabisco snack : OREO
17. Song question of 1966 : WHATSITALLABOUT
20. Neither's partner : NOR
21. Native Oklahoman : OTO
22. Duel personalities : SECONDS
23. Loch of song : LOMOND
26. Doberman doc : VET
27. Bray : HEEHAW
29. Spacewalking inits. : EVA
31. School zone caution : SLOW
35. The sun, in Sonora : ELSOL
36. Sharp-witted columnist Molly : IVINS
38. ___nutshell : INA
39. Moviegoer's question : ISTHISSEATTAKEN
42. ___Grande : RIO
43. Casino employee, maybe : SHILL
44. Make one's case : PLEAD
45. E-mailed : SENT
47. Bernardo's bear : OSO
48. Most important figures : BEALLS
49. Devil's disciple? : IMP
51. Sequel : PARTII
53. Noted Seminole chief : OSCEOLA
57. Formerly named : NEE
58. Radio operator : HAM
61. Partygoer's question : WHEREISEVERYONE
64. Venetian resort : LIDO
65. "___Navidad!" : FELIZ
66. Get through the cracks : OOZE
67. Tore (off) : SPED
68. Scorecard : TALLY
69. Bismarck's state: Abbr. : NDAK
1. Spot for tennis : LAWN
2. Repeat exactly : ECHO
3. Fort Sumter locale : CHARLESTON
4. Riled (up) : HET
5. Ride up the mountain : SKITOW
6. "Cry, the Beloved Country" author : PATON
7. Pilot's info, for short : ETA
8. Doesn't feel right : AILS
9. Apropos : RELEVANT
10. Labor savers : ROBOTS
11. Heavy metal : IRON
12. More than an argument : FEUD
13. Little ones : TOTS
18. Mogadishu residents : SOMALIS
19. One in the hand? : ACE
24. "Oops!" : OHOH
25. Flesh out : DEVELOP
27. Certain beneficiaries : HEIRS
28. Beast of Borden : ELSIE
30. Lab glass : VIAL
32. Probability : LIKELIHOOD
33. Magic star : ONEAL
34. Fairies' props : WANDS
36. Cow-headed goddess : ISIS
37. Pearly Gates figure : STPETER
40. Pocket at the mall : SHOPLIFT
41. ___Mountains : ALAI
46. Car steering element : TIEROD
48. Informal, as conversation : BREEZY
50. 1994 Men's Downhill gold medalist Tommy : MOE
52. Smithy's need : ANVIL
53. Nocturnal preyers : OWLS
54. Windjammer : SHIP
55. Yield : CEDE
56. Between ports : ASEA
59. San Francisco's founder Juan Bautista de___ : ANZA
60. Undemanding : MEEK
62. Building wing : ELL
63. Hither and___ : YON

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