New York Times, Thursday, August 8, 1996

Author: D. J. Kahn
Editor: Will Shortz
David J. Kahn
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 32 Missing: {BJKWXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 18 for Mr. Kahn. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. "Rock of ___" : AGES
5. Press output : APPLECIDER
15. Brest bridge : PONT
16. Subject of a Longfellow poem : PAULREVERE
17. Raised nautically : HOVE
18. Be mature : ACTONESAGE
19. Short poem : ODELET
21. Sounds of dismay : OYS
22. Rx giver : DOC
23. Ticks off : RILES
24. "What happened next?" : AND
25. Give a price : QUOTE
27. Swear words : IDO
28. Negri of silents : POLA
30. Game divisions : TURNS
31. Fall mo. : SEP
32. Moonfish : OPAH
33. Towel word : HIS
34. 50's TV game show : MASQUERADEPARTY
40. Norfolk inits. : USN
41. Absolute worst : PITS
42. Cenozoic, e.g. : ERA
43. Is snoopy : PRIES
45. Old-fashioned fuel : PEAT
46. Patriotic soc. : DAR
47. Yale students beginning in 1969 : COEDS
48. Barrett of Pink Floyd : SYD
49. Heston film role : ELCID
51. Relevant : APT
52. "What's the ___?" : DIF
53. Fitting-room activities : TRYONS
54. 1957 #1 song : CHANCESARE
58. Spanish linen fabric : CREA
59. Down-to-the-wire campaigns : TIGHTRACES
60. Subject of peer pressure? : EARL
61. Words of despair : ITSUSELESS
62. Or ___ (if not) : ELSE
1. Terse saying : APHORISM
2. "I like that!" : GOODIDEA
3. Surrounds : ENVELOPS
4. Inscribed slab : STELE
5. Give ___ on the back : APAT
6. F.E.C. file entry : PAC
7. "Bye Bye Birdie" song : PUTONAHAPPYFACE
8. Chaplin contemporary : LLOYD
9. Atlantic fliers : ERNS
10. Passing grade : CEE
11. Hosp. hookups : IVS
12. Precisely correct : DEADON
13. Cereal plant diseases : ERGOTS
14. Volleyball's Gabrielle : REECE
20. Takes up, in a way : ESPOUSES
24. Orchard spray : ALAR
25. Wit : QUIPSTER
26. ___ Major : URSA
29. Debuts : OPENS
30. Eighth in a series : THETA
35. Chewable wad : QUID
36. Lost vitality : DIED
37. Marine life used for jewelry : REDCORAL
38. Workout figures : TRAINERS
39. Event in a classified : YARDSALE
43. 54-Across, e.g. : POPHIT
44. Puts new prices on : RETAGS
47. Western plants : CACTI
48. Fiber named for a town in Mexico : SISAL
50. Eleve's place : LYCEE
52. Classic Latin work "___ Rustica" : DERE
53. 1979 Polanski film : TESS
55. Madame ___ of 60's Vietnam : NHU
56. Pennies: Abbr. : CTS
57. ___ judicata : RES

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