New York Times, Wednesday, August 28, 1996

Author: F. Heaney
Editor: Will Shortz
Francis Heaney
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 4 for Mr. Heaney. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1996, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Discontinue the countdown : ABORT
6. Sweet raisin cake : BABKA
11. Black bird : DAW
14. The Pineapple Island : LANAI
15. An archangel : URIEL
16. Salt Lake City athlete : UTE
17. One way to make a million : SWEEPSTAKES
19. Madrid Mrs. : SRA
20. Takes too much, in a way : ODS
21. Tree trimming : TINSEL
22. Fuss : STIR
23. Not "for here" : TOGO
24. Eventually : ONEDAY
26. Israelites' home, in Genesis : GOSHEN
29. Continental line : DIVIDE
31. Made a parabola : ARCED
32. Feline property : NINELIVES
35. Slobodan Milosevic, e.g. : SERB
36. Party handout : FAVOR
37. It freezes your flippers : TILT
38. Gives maximum effort : POURSITON
40. Eyelashes : CILIA
41. Long-eared hound : BASSET
42. Particular photo : GLOSSY
43. Frasier's ex : LILITH
45. ___ of faculty : DEAN
46. 1979 revolution site : IRAN
47. Stun guns : TASERS
50. "___ Lay Dying" : ASI
53. "Smoking or ___?" : NON
54. Tightly sealed containers : VACUUMPACKS
56. Remnant : END
57. Caper : ANTIC
58. China's Zhou ___ : ENLAI
59. Prefix with functional : DYS
60. Play for the Red Wings, e.g. : SKATE
61. Decisive wins : ROUTS
1. Besides which : ALSO
2. Madam : BAWD
3. Half the binary system : ONES
4. Charlotte of "The Facts of Life" : RAE
5. Went quietly : TIPTOED
6. Belushi catch phrase : BUTNO
7. Mr. Parseghian and others : ARAS
8. Kind of messenger : BIKE
9. Collapse : KEELOVER
10. Gore and Capp : ALS
11. Small whirlwinds : DUSTDEVILS
12. Open-air rooms : ATRIA
13. Pooped : WEARY
18. Converse with the deaf : SIGN
22. Treasonous talk : SEDITION
23. Damon Runyon's name for gangster Arnold Rothstein : THEBRAIN
25. Zip : NIL
26. Short-of-breath breath : GASP
27. Hydrox rival : OREO
28. Wild expanse : SCRUBLANDS
29. Fairway damage : DIVOT
30. Not excluded from : INON
32. Archibald of basketball : NATE
33. Yalies : ELIS
34. Canine command : STAY
36. Home made of glass : FISHTANK
39. Transportation that's booming? : SST
40. Gripper : CLASPER
42. Start, as of an idea : GERM
43. Like notebook paper : LINED
44. Literary device : IRONY
45. Trey preceder : DEUCE
48. Ancient Roman decrees : ACTA
49. Business attire : SUIT
50. Human rights org. : ACLU
51. Three-handed card game : SKAT
52. Sister of Nephthys : ISIS
54. Anatomical duct : VAS
55. Enero-to-enero period : ANO

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