New York Times, Wednesday, January 31, 2001

Author: Jon Delfin
Editor: Will Shortz
Jon Delfin
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQ} This is puzzle # 3 for Mr. Delfin. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2001, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Ship's complement : CREW
5. Atlas feature : INSET
10. Call's mate : BECK
14. Lifesaver : HERO
15. Yankees manager Joe : TORRE
16. Nobelist Wiesel : ELIE
17. Tech sch. grad : ENGR
18. Beginning of a quote by W. C. Fields : STARTEVERY
20. Paparazzo's purchase : ZOOMLENS
22. Place for the undecided : FENCE
23. Hawaii County's seat : HILO
24. Military assaults : SALLIES
26. Quote, part 2 : DAYOFFWITHA
30. Napoleon, notably : EXILE
31. Debatable : MOOT
32. It'll take your breath away : BOA
35. Easy stride : LOPE
36. Settle, in a way : REPAY
38. L.B.J. in-law : ROBB
39. Coast Guard off. : ENS
40. Outstanding : AONE
41. Cliffside dwelling : AERIE
42. Quote, part 3 : SMILEANDGET
45. Got bored stiff : WEARIED
49. Bond foe : DRNO
50. Galloping : RAPID
51. Astronomer Copernicus : NICOLAUS
55. End of the quote : ITOVERWITH
58. It towers over Taormina : ETNA
59. It may be belted : TIRE
60. Asian capital : HANOI
61. Actor ___ Patrick Harris : NEIL
62. ___'acte : ENTR
63. Midway alternative : OHARE
64. Kind of case : TEST
1. Word in French restaurant names : CHEZ
2. Betting setting : RENO
3. Thus : ERGO
4. Unwelcome sight on an apple : WORMHOLE
5. "... is fear ___" : ITSELF
6. "Later!" : NOTNOW
7. Sp. ladies : SRAS
8. Go off : ERR
9. Holiday in 60-Across : TET
10. Feature of a miter joint : BEVEL
11. Film role for Kate Nelligan : ELENI
12. "Odyssey" enchantress : CIRCE
13. Conservative Alan : KEYES
19. Note in the C minor scale : EFLAT
21. Long sentence : LIFE
24. Ancient colonnade : STOA
25. Mariner's cry : AHOY
26. Typographer's strike : DELE
27. Neurotransmission site : AXON
28. Sounds in pounds : YIPS
29. Drive forward : IMPEL
32. Five-time Wimbledon champ : BORG
33. Big Apple award : OBIE
34. "Not on ___!" : ABET
36. 1960 Olympics site : ROME
37. An OK city : ENID
38. Like perfume : REDOLENT
40. Half of a 45 : ASIDE
41. Part of A.D. : ANNO
43. Slate.com employee : EDITOR
44. Comics character with an "R" on his sweater : ARCHIE
45. Pen : WRITE
46. Like many kitchens : EATIN
47. Nautical direction : APORT
48. Banks hold it : RIVER
51. Notable caravel : NINA
52. Suit to ___ : ATEE
53. Colleges, to Aussies : UNIS
54. It may be shaken : SALT
56. Sorority chapter : RHO
57. Baby's cry : WAH

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