New York Times, Monday, August 26, 1996

Author: G. E. Paul
Editor: Will Shortz
Gregory E. Paul
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {FJQXZ} This is puzzle # 37 for Mr. Paul. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1996, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Shut noisily : SLAM
5. Trouser parts : LEGS
9. Iridium, e.g. : METAL
14. Sound of contentment : PURR
15. Cleveland's lake : ERIE
16. Playing marble : AGATE
17. Sale stipulation : ASIS
18. Bumbling Carol Burnett role : MRSWIGGINS
20. Prefix with meter : THERMO
22. Cumberland R. locale : TENN
23. Real estate unit : LOT
24. Sty sound : OINK
26. Pharmacist's weight : DRAM
28. Nitwit : PEABRAIN
32. Sign up : ENROLL
36. Opposer : ANTI
37. Trounce : DRUB
39. Edition : ISSUE
40. W.W. II gun : STEN
41. Downy duck : EIDER
43. It grows from the neck : MANE
44. Bedevil : TEASE
46. Neighbor of Belg. : NETH
47. Lab culture : AGAR
48. National Guard building : ARMORY
50. Three Rivers Stadium team : STEELERS
52. Lack : NEED
54. 1169 erupter : ETNA
55. Clean air grp. : EPA
58. Stallion's mate : MARE
60. Fish hawk : OSPREY
64. Greer Garson Oscar-winning role : MRSMINIVER
67. Fixed fee : RATE
68. Church song : MOTET
69. I came: Lat. : VENI
70. Soup pods : OKRA
71. Parenthetical remark : ASIDE
72. A.C./D.C. power : ELEC
73. Classmate : PEER
1. Quarrel : SPAT
2. Verdant : LUSH
3. Indy 500's Luyendyk : ARIE
4. Simon & Garfunkel hit : MRSROBINSON
5. Picnic quaff : LEMONADE
6. Bungle : ERR
7. Essence : GIST
8. Made clothes : SEWED
9. 1955 Oscar actress : MAGNANI
10. Kind of salad : EGG
11. Head's opposite : TAIL
12. ___ time (never) : ATNO
13. "___ we forget" : LEST
19. Regarding : INRE
21. Russian space station : MIR
25. Popular Japanese beer : KIRIN
27. "Allegory on the banks of the Nile" speaker : MRSMALAPROP
28. Linguine, e.g. : PASTA
29. Reply to a knock : ENTER
30. TV soldiers of fortune, with "the" : ATEAM
31. Matisse subjects : NUDES
33. Lake of the Ozarks' river : OSAGE
34. Kind of eclipse : LUNAR
35. Lechers' looks : LEERS
38. Singer Midler : BETTE
42. Empty talk : RHETORIC
45. Loner : EREMITE
49. Give birth, as a sheep : YEAN
51. U.S.N.A. grad : ENS
53. Beverly Hills' Rodeo ___ : DRIVE
55. Madame Bovary : EMMA
56. Partner of cons : PROS
57. Italian wine center : ASTI
59. Daredevil Knievel : EVEL
61. Autumn tool : RAKE
62. French 101 verb : ETRE
63. Vintage : YEAR
65. Club ___ : MED
66. Okla.-to-Ky. direction : ENE

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