New York Times, Monday, September 11, 1995

Author: Sidney L. Robbins
Editor: Will Shortz
Sidney L. Robbins
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {QWXZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 185 for Mr. Robbins. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Companies : FIRMS
6. Concerning : ASTO
10. Priests' robes : ALBS
14. Dickens's ____ Heep : URIAH
15. Blood carrier : VEIN
16. "Road" picture destination : BALI
17. With 55 Across, a handyman's description : JACKOFALLTRADES
20. "Now it's clear" : ISEE
21. Elevator, in Exeter : LIFT
22. Wight and Capri, e.g. : ISLES
23. Greek weights : OBOLI
25. Like Irving's "Hollow" : SLEEPY
26. Sneak showing: Var. : PREVUE
29. Two-wheeler : MOPED
31. Buenos ____ : AIRES
32. Hose down : SPRAY
33. Taxi : CAB
36. Agitate : STIR
37. Brand of wrap : SARAN
38. Go it alone : SOLO
39. Golfer's ____ time : TEE
40. Pythias's pal : DAMON
41. Serious offender : FELON
42. Israeli desert : NEGEV
43. Installed in office : SEATED
44. 41 Across's wish : PAROLE
47. Mr. Kefauver : ESTES
49. Water jet : SPURT
50. Actor Jannings : EMIL
51. Milky white gem : OPAL
55. See 17 Across : ANDMASTEROFNONE
58. Whom Zeus visited as a swan : LEDA
59. A Bronté : ANNE
60. Malt kilns : OASTS
61. Baseball's Say Hey Kid : MAYS
62. Frisks : PATS
63. Grace word : BLESS
1. Japanese volcano : FUJI
2. Savings for the elderly : IRAS
3. "Minute" dish : RICE
4. Thorough beauty treatment : MAKEOVER
5. "____ nuff!" : SHO
6. Benefit : AVAIL
7. 17 Across's ongoing program? : SELFIMPROVEMENT
8. Pinball no-no : TILT
9. Toronto's prov. : ONT
10. Demeaned : ABASED
11. Soup scoop : LADLE
12. Censor, as a tape : BLEEP
13. Not a manly man : SISSY
18. Ice sheet : FLOE
19. "When the Frost is on the Punkin" poet : RILEY
24. Greyhound vehicle : BUS
25. Bridge : SPAN
26. History : PAST
27. Baptism, e.g. : RITE
28. Toledo's lake : ERIE
30. Algerian seaport : ORAN
32. Ditto : SAME
33. Pistol company : COLT
34. Burn soother : ALOE
35. 007 : BOND
37. Wise guy : SAGE
38. Like the Christmas card business : SEASONAL
40. "D" in radio talk : DELTA
41. Agent's 15%, e.g. : FEE
42. Actress Shearer et al. : NORMAS
43. French city in W.W. II fighting : STLO
44. The 23rd, for one : PSALM
45. Sleeping problem : APNEA
46. Reddish : RUDDY
48. Fathers : SIRES
50. Sicilian spouter : ETNA
52. Model : POSE
53. Exterminator's targets : ANTS
54. Minus : LESS
56. Schmo : SAP
57. Watch chain : FOB

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