New York Times, Wednesday, September 14, 1994

Author: Harvey Estes
Editor: Will Shortz
Harvey Estes
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JQVX} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 15 for Mr. Estes. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1994, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Hunter's prey : GAME
5. Batter's woe : SLUMP
10. They're big for conceited folks : EGOS
14. General under Dwight : OMAR
15. Resort lake : TAHOE
16. Author Emile : ZOLA
17. Cabdrivers do this : TAKEYOUFORARIDE
20. Start for step or stop : ONE
21. Fix, as in gambling : RIG
22. Wild talk : RANT
23. Uganda's Amin : IDI
24. Show biz routine : SCHTICK
28. Rummy cry : GIN
30. Repetitious : TATA
32. Simile center : ASA
33. "What Kind of Fool _____" : AMI
34. Its symbol is five rings : OLYMPICS
39. Write : PEN
40. Optometrists do this : LOOKYOUINTHEEYE
44. Silent communication : ESP
45. Tributes : EULOGIES
46. Expert : ACE
47. Kind of room : REC
48. Animal stomach : CRAW
52. Stole : FUR
53. Battery's partner : ASSAULT
57. Show to a seat, informally : USH
58. What you pay at sales : LESS
60. Way of Lao-tzu : TAO
61. World traveler of note : BLY
62. Lip readers do this : WATCHWHATYOUSAY
67. Conductor Klemperer : OTTO
68. Friend of Mercutio : ROMEO
69. Cabin wood : PINE
70. Unmixed, at a mixer : NEAT
71. Hanker : YEARN
72. Busy bodies : ANTS
1. "Get cracking!" : GOTOIT
2. Blake of "Gunsmoke" : AMANDA
3. Succeed : MAKEIT
4. Before : ERE
5. Having a stiff upper lip : STOIC
6. Har-de-har-har : LAUGH
7. TV band : UHF
8. Stock response : MOO
9. Each : PER
10. Metrical Pound : EZRA
11. Flipping : GOINGAPE
12. Nostalgic : OLDTIMEY
13. Enclosure with a MS. : SAE
18. '93, '94, etc. : YRS
19. Aquatic zoo : ARK
25. Pudding ingredient : TAPIOCA
26. "Of Thee _____" : ISING
27. Big stickers : CACTI
29. Diamond digit : NINE
31. Fine, to a pilot : AOK
35. Caustic agent : LYE
36. Letter sign-off : YOURS
37. Slippers for the stubborn? : MULES
38. 1989 comedy "_____ -Devil" : SHE
40. Page (through) : LEAF
41. Kiss : OSCULATE
42. Victor Herbert work : OPERETTA
43. Computer key abbr. : ESC
49. Emphasizes, as an embarrassing error : RUBSIN
50. Obliquely : ASLANT
51. "Certainly!" : WHYYES
53. Lenten symbol : ASH
54. Absolute : UTTER
55. Imperative to Macduff : LAYON
56. Overly : TOO
59. Dundee dweller : SCOT
62. Persuaded to marry : WON
63. Not straight : WRY
64. Millet's "Man With the _____" : HOE
65. Doctors' org. : AMA
66. Put _____ fight : UPA

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