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New York Times, Wednesday, December 21, 1994

Author:
Alfio Micci
Editor:
Will Shortz
Ancient city on the Gulf of Aqaba
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Alfio Micci

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 42 Missing: {QZ} This is puzzle # 93 for Mr. Micci. Wednesday freshness: 48%
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© 1994, The New York Times12/21/94 ( No. 16,479 )
Across
1
Be a party to : ABET
5
Breakfast strip : BACON
10
"___ corny as Kansas..." : IMAS
14
Judd Hirsch sitcom : TAXI
15
Jagged : EROSE
16
___ me tangere : NOLI
17
First place : EDEN
18
Spry : AGILE
19
Future flower : BULB
20
Start of an old proverb : MARRYFORMONEY
23
Gran Paradiso, e.g. : ALP
25
Mideast export : OIL
26
Russian co-op : ARTEL
27
Part 2 of the proverb : MYLITTLESONNY
32
Ancient city on the Gulf of Aqaba : ELATH
33
Reduce : PARE
34
Muralist José : SERT
35
Irritable : TESTY
37
Give the eye : OGLE
41
Don Corleone : VITO
42
Circa : ABOUT
43
Part 3 of the proverb : ARICHMANSJOKE
47
Birchbark : CANOE
49
One may be high at 5:00 : TEA
50
___ Plaines, Ill. : DES
51
End of the proverb : ISALWAYSFUNNY
56
___ supra (see above) : VIDE
57
Understand : GETIT
58
Mr. Saarinen : EERO
61
Graph start : IDEO
62
École attender : ELEVE
63
Leave shore : SAIL
64
Apollo craft : LEMS
65
Playwright Rice : ELMER
66
Stepped : TROD
Down
1
Downed : ATE
2
Michael Jackson album : BAD
3
Archetype : EXEMPLAR
4
A Turner : TINA
5
Grin's partner : BEARIT
6
Historic Scottish county : ARGYLL
7
Hairdo : COIF
8
Frogner Park locale : OSLO
9
At no time, to poets : NEER
10
Natural : INBORN
11
Nelson Eddy in "Rose Marie" : MOUNTY
12
French avenue : ALLEE
13
Fortuneteller : SIBYL
21
"Goodbye, Columbus" author : ROTH
22
Lion's pride : MANE
23
Iowa university town : AMES
24
Singer Lovett : LYLE
28
Communications conglomerate : ITT
29
___ Downs : EPSOM
30
Took a chair : SAT
31
Rossini's "Count ___" : ORY
35
Spasm : TIC
36
Ordinal ender : ETH
37
Gram. case : OBJ
38
Firestone rival : GOODYEAR
39
Darth Vader's son : LUKE
40
Vacation times abroad : ETES
41
Opinion : VIEW
42
Wise ___ owl : ASAN
43
Garland : ANADEM
44
Loggers' tourneys : ROLEOS
45
When some local news is "live" : ATFIVE
46
Render impotent : NEUTER
47
Kind of service : CIVIL
48
Stage comment : ASIDE
52
Business exec William : AGEE
53
Cheerleader's routine : YELL
54
Watch part : STEM
55
Hatching post? : NEST
59
John Wayne's "___ Lobo" : RIO
60
Used : OLD

Answer summary:
5 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later.

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