New York Times, Monday, August 7, 1995

Author: Sidney L. Robbins
Editor: Will Shortz
Sidney L. Robbins
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FJQV} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 183 for Mr. Robbins. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Belgian Congo, today : ZAIRE
6. Midwest Indians : SACS
10. Choir member : ALTO
14. Back-of-book feature : INDEX
15. Narrow board : SLAT
16. Brandy fruit : PEAR
17. Individually : ONEATATIME
19. Wan : PALE
20. Approached : NEARED
21. Pipes leading to the roof : UPTAKES
23. Hoity-toity sort : SNOB
25. Litigant : SUER
26. Positive pieces of advice : DOS
29. Arboreal locale : TREE
31. Remit in advance : PREPAY
35. Rink surface : ICE
36. Bombeck who's "at wit's end" : ERMA
38. Trap : SNARE
39. Bratty child phase : THETERRIBLETWOS
43. "A ____ the Dark" (1988 film) : CRYIN
44. "I cannot tell ____" : ALIE
45. WNW's opposite : ESE
46. Card game : HEARTS
48. Advantage : EDGE
50. ____ Moines : DES
51. 20th-century illustrator : ERTE
53. Sea eagles : ERNS
55. Stressful position : HOTSEAT
58. Devours : EATSUP
62. Suffix with buck : AROO
63. Homeowners in a children's story : THREEBEARS
66. Waiter's handout : MENU
67. Army outfit : UNIT
68. Clark's partner : LEWIS
69. Chimney grime : SOOT
70. Fountain treat : SODA
71. Painter Max : ERNST
1. Holy Land : ZION
2. House of Stuart monarch : ANNE
3. Brainstorm : IDEA
4. Brings up, as children : REARS
5. Reach : EXTENT
6. Fast plane : SST
7. Poetic boxing champ : ALI
8. Author Albert : CAMUS
9. Increase, as production : STEPUP
10. Obvious : APPARENT
11. Secrecy problem : LEAK
12. Paul Bunyan account : TALE
13. Silver containers : ORES
18. Worshiper : ADORER
22. Succinct : TERSE
24. Yogi ____ : BERRA
26. Jettison : DITCH
27. Autumn color : OCHRE
28. Slangy goodbye : SEEYA
30. Rousseau work : EMILE
32. Handled indelicately : PAWED
33. Came up : AROSE
34. Pro responses : YESES
37. Stay : ABIDE
40. Grows weary : TIRESOUT
41. ____ nous : ENTRE
42. Infamous Simon : LEGREE
47. Position : STATUS
49. Give power to : ENABLE
52. Prefix with centric : ETHNO
54. It may be bum : STEER
55. Sandwich meats : HAMS
56. Sandwich cookie : OREO
57. ____ avail : TONO
59. Cut, as logs : SAWN
60. "QB VII" author : URIS
61. "Hey, you!" : PSST
64. Eliminate : RID
65. Second letter after epsilon : ETA

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