It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker. Please consider supporting our site by purchasing an account.
This web browser is not supported. Use Chrome, Edge, Safari, or Firefox for best results.

New York Times, Tuesday, May 7, 1996

Author:
K. Hodge
Editor:
Will Shortz
TotalDebutLatestCollabs
1310/18/19822/22/20120
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
3117100
ScrabRebusCirclePangramPre‑WS
1.590012
Karen Young Bonin

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {Q} This is puzzle # 3 for Ms. Bonin. NYT links: Across Lite
1
S
2
P
3
I
4
T
5
S
6
P
7
A
8
B
9
A
10
C
11
A
12
B
13
S
14
N
O
T
R
E
15
O
V
E
N
16
U
T
A
H
17
C
O
N
A
N
18
S
E
C
T
19
B
O
R
E
20
C
H
O
P
S
21
T
I
C
K
S
22
E
Z
R
A
23
S
E
R
T
24
E
Y
25
E
R
26
T
27
U
28
T
29
D
E
I
30
S
T
31
M
O
32
S
33
S
34
Y
35
A
R
I
36
D
37
A
V
A
38
U
T
O
P
I
A
39
M
I
D
I
40
T
E
X
41
A
N
42
T
E
N
N
43
P
E
A
C
44
H
Y
45
O
D
D
46
S
A
C
K
47
A
L
L
E
E
48
E
N
J
O
49
Y
50
R
E
S
51
G
R
52
A
M
53
A
N
A
54
T
55
S
56
O
57
F
A
58
M
I
59
N
C
E
W
O
60
R
61
D
62
S
63
E
X
A
M
64
A
G
E
E
65
I
S
A
A
K
66
G
E
R
E
67
I
R
O
N
68
N
E
G
R
I
69
O
N
E
S
70
N
E
S
T
71
G
A
S
E
S
© 1996, The New York TimesNo. 0507 ( 16,982 )
Across
1
Roasting rods : SPITS
6
Sunscreen ingredient : PABA
10
Hacks around the city : CABS
14
___Dame : NOTRE
15
Hot spot : OVEN
16
Brigham Young's destination : UTAH
17
Barbarian of pulp fiction : CONAN
18
Mennonites, e.g. : SECT
19
Make yawn : BORE
20
Elementary piano tune : CHOPSTICKS
22
Book before Nehemiah : EZRA
23
Spanish artist : SERT
24
Ogler : EYER
26
Boy king : TUT
29
Rationalistic believer : DEIST
31
Antiquated : MOSSY
35
Having zero rainfall : ARID
37
One of Frank's exes : AVA
38
More ideal? : UTOPIA
39
Southern France : MIDI
40
L.B.J., for one : TEXAN
42
Volunteer State: Abbr. : TENN
43
Fine as can be : PEACHY
45
Uneven : ODD
46
Ax : SACK
47
Tree-lined walk : ALLEE
48
Have fun with : ENJOY
50
Matter for a judge : RES
51
Lab weight : GRAM
53
Course for an M.D.-to-be : ANAT
55
Couch potato's place : SOFA
58
Not be frank : MINCEWORDS
63
Oral, maybe : EXAM
64
Tommie of 60's-70's baseball : AGEE
65
Singer Chris : ISAAK
66
"Sommersby" star, 1993 : GERE
67
Collar straightener : IRON
68
Inamorata of Valentino : NEGRI
69
Billfold stuffers : ONES
70
Robin's home : NEST
71
Fuels (up) : GASES
Down
1
60's Black Power grp. : SNCC
2
Pal of Piglet : POOH
3
Give___ thought : ITNO
4
Pitfalls : TRAPS
5
Had a feeling : SENSED
6
100% sure : POSITIVE
7
Opposite of sans : AVEC
8
Canterbury dignitary : BECKET
9
Impatient : ANTSY
10
Math extractions : CUBEROOTS
11
Full, as an index : ATOZ
12
Attorney General under Bush : BARR
13
Mets' home : SHEA
21
Versailles document : TREATY
25
Ambulance rider, briefly : EMT
26
St. Pete's neighbor : TAMPA
27
Milton's "Regent of the Sun" : URIEL
28
Kind of wave : TIDAL
30
Early Brit : SAXON
32
Use a harpoon : SPEAR
33
Subsequently : SINCE
34
Pershing's men : YANKS
36
Chuck-a-luck and craps : DICEGAMES
38
Ruined : UNDONE
41
Next-door : ADJACENT
44
That girl : HER
48
Refugee : EMIGRE
49
Slightly off course : YAWING
52
With all one's might : AMAIN
54
"Bobby Shaftoe's gone___" : TOSEA
55
Flower of 16-Across : SEGO
56
The yoke's on them : OXEN
57
What's for dinner? : FARE
59
Modernists : NEOS
60
Destitution : RAGS
61
Have the nerve : DARE
62
Rossignol gear : SKIS

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle.

Found bugs or have suggestions?