New York Times, Saturday, January 29, 2005

Author: Patrick Berry
Editor: Will Shortz
Patrick Berry
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 66, Blocks: 25 Missing: {FJQVXZ} This is puzzle # 71 for Mr. Berry. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2005, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Sea monster of Greek myth able to make whirlpools : CHARYBDIS
10. Show of compassion? : OPRAH
15. Golden Grain product : RICEARONI
16. "I'm impressed!" : NEATO
17. Utah's Grand Staircase-___ National Monument : ESCALANTE
18. Ill-kempt : TATTY
19. Short cracks : ONELINERS
20. Full set of bicuspids, e.g. : OCTAD
21. Proceed furtively : SIDLE
22. Around the bend : NUTS
24. River whose name means "river" : ELBE
25. Comply with : OBEY
26. Hear something about : GETALINEON
28. Subject of some of 32-Down's writings : LSD
29. Applesauce : BOSH
30. Computer company with the slogan "Imagine it. Done." : UNISYS
31. Sticks up : ROBS
32. Hose problem : KINK
33. Urban problem : SPRAWL
36. Cataract site : LENS
37. Some chest-pumping, for short : CPR
40. Autumn Harvest Uprising leader : MAOTSETUNG
42. Cheshire cat's hangout : TREE
43. Help : ALMS
44. Cosmetic procedure : TUCK
45. Primitive percussion instrument : GOURD
46. Not going bankrupt : SOUND
48. Connect to : TIEINWITH
50. Honeycombed : HOLEY
51. Australia/New Zealand separator : TASMANSEA
52. Decree : UKASE
53. Least comfortable : UNEASIEST
54. Old-fashioned symbol of authority : PANTS
55. Playroom fixtures : TOYCHESTS
1. Wood tar derivative : CREOSOL
2. Mocking title for an autocrat : HISNIBS
3. Gave consent : ACCEDED
4. Remark of exasperation : REALLY
5. Bush or Kerry : YALIE
6. Fiber : BRAN
7. Steak orderer's specification : DONENESS
8. "To be honest ?" : INTRUTH
9. Rest of the afternoon : SIESTA
10. Cognizant of : ONTO
11. Fighting opponent? : PEACENIK
12. Discombobulates : RATTLES
13. Word of encouragement : ATTABOY
14. Girly girls' opposites : HOYDENS
23. Swinging about : SLUING
26. Renaissance Fair vessel : GOBLET
27. Post houses : INNS
29. Archaic greetings : BOWS
31. Cluttered room : RATSNEST
32. Author who, with his friends, famously formed the Merry Pranksters : KENKESEY
33. Multivehicle collision : SMASHUP
34. Stupid oaf : PALOOKA
35. Green-blooded "Star Trek" entity : ROMULAN
36. Old crime syndicate head called "Lucky" : LUCIANO
37. Fancy getaways : CRUISES
38. Showing the most vivacity : PERTEST
39. Cardinals' wear : REDHATS
41. Lofty reproof : TUTTUT
42. College party crasher, maybe : TOWNIE
45. Grind : GNASH
47. Salon applications : DYES
49. All-in-one computer : IMAC

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