New York Times, Thursday, September 7, 1995

Author: Rich Norris
Editor: Will Shortz
Rich Norris
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FJQXZ} This is puzzle # 21 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Plant pest : APHID
6. Family member, for short : GRAM
10. Surgery souvenir : SCAR
14. Break : PAUSE
15. Gumbo ingredient : OKRA
16. "____ want for Christmas..." : ALLI
17. Craving of a kind : SWEETTOOTH
19. Apprehends : NABS
20. Stimulate affection for : ENDEAR
21. Unsympathetic Simon : LEGREE
23. Harsh cry : CAW
25. Child of Loki, in Norse myth : HEL
26. Author Follett : KEN
27. Tempting : MOUTHWATERING
33. Tolstoy's Karenina : ANNA
34. N.Y. commuter's transport : LIRR
35. Big name in hotels : HYATT
38. Checks : REINS
40. Fasten : TIE
41. Shade : UMBRA
42. Like sharp cheddar : TANGY
43. New Orleans and Boston, e.g.: Abbr. : SPTS
45. ____ fours : PLUS
46. Not serious : TONGUEINCHEEK
49. ____ wolf : SHE
51. Limit : CAP
52. Affectionate sound : COO
53. Tithes : TENTHS
55. Took in : REAPED
60. Opie's dad, on 60's TV : ANDY
61. Insincere talk : LIPSERVICE
65. Ontario native : CREE
66. Notion : IDEA
67. Conceal : CACHE
68. Much-discussed 1995 movie : KIDS
69. Hamlet : TOWN
70. Bar, legally : ESTOP
1. Church area : APSE
2. Cat's-paw : PAWN
3. Tinged : HUED
4. Cousin of "uh-huh" : ISEE
5. Clip : DETACH
6. Muck : GOO
7. Onetime Hollywood letters : RKO
8. Knack : ART
9. "Das Lied von der Erde" composer : MAHLER
10. Warbled : SANG
11. Subject of "Long Live the King" : CLARKGABLE
12. "The Zoo Story" playwright : ALBEE
13. Ascended : RISEN
18. Fish, in a way : TRAWL
22. Peace Prize recipient Root : ELIHU
24. Sits by the window, e.g. : WAITSUP
25. Dissident : HERETIC
27. Agora : MART
28. Draft classification : ONEA
29. Accidental : UNINTENDED
30. Ballroom dance : TANGO
31. Second-rate material : TRIPE
32. Attendant of Apollo : NYMPH
36. Quiz answer : TRUE
37. Chore : TASK
39. Out of ____ (not together) : SYNCH
44. Night noise : SNORE
47. Illuminated, as old streets : GASLIT
48. Force : COERCE
49. Arrange neatly : STACK
50. Artist Toulouse-Lautrec : HENRI
54. Parts of topsails : TYES
56. Rock video awards : AVAS
57. Ancient Briton : PICT
58. Canyon sound : ECHO
59. Abstruse : DEEP
62. Promising words : IDO
63. Kind of bench : PEW
64. Jose or Juan preceder : SAN

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