New York Times, Monday, January 5, 2004

Author: Allan E. Parrish
Editor: Will Shortz
Allan E. Parrish
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {FQ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 3 for Mr. Parrish. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Unwanted e-mail : SPAM
5. Top spot : ACME
9. Stupid jerk : SCHMO
14. Attire for Caesar : TOGA
15. Get-out-of-jail money : BAIL
16. Toward the back : AREAR
17. Writer Waugh : ALEC
18. "Coffee, Tea ___?" (1960's best seller) : ORME
19. Light bulb holders : LAMPS
20. "Vanilla Sky" actress : PENELOPECRUZ
23. Young 'un : LAD
24. "I Like ___" : IKE
25. Carryall : TOTEBAG
29. Dead-on : EXACT
31. How often Santa checks his list : TWICE
33. Pie ___ mode : ALA
34. "I found it!" : AHA
36. Tic-tac-toe win : OOO
37. One who's close-mouthed : CLAM
38. Maiden voyage preceder : SHAKEDOWNCRUISE
43. City near Osaka : KOBE
44. Live : ARE
45. "___ the ramparts ..." : OER
46. Human's cousin : APE
47. Old-time oath : EGADS
49. 1960's tripper Timothy : LEARY
53. Best Picture of 1997 : TITANIC
55. 3 on a sundial : III
57. Grassy area : LEA
58. Ballpark maintenance groups : GROUNDSCREWS
61. Pulitzer winner ___ Jefferson : MARGO
64. Unaccompanied : LONE
65. Bush's ___ of Evil : AXIS
66. Be of use : AVAIL
67. Swear : AVER
68. Nothing more than : MERE
69. Crown sparkler : JEWEL
70. Zany Martha : RAYE
71. Waterfront walkway : PIER
1. Paper clip alternative : STAPLE
2. Medieval weapon : POLEAX
3. Meeting plan : AGENDA
4. Nutmeg spice : MACE
5. "You can't judge ___ by its cover" : ABOOK
6. Wall-to-wall installation : CARPET
7. Charades player : MIME
8. November event : ELECTION
9. Military action? : SALUTE
10. Fad : CRAZE
11. Skirt stitching : HEM
12. Atlas page : MAP
13. Hosp. areas : ORS
21. Supple : LITHE
22. Highly ornate : ROCOCO
26. "___ Ha'i" : BALI
27. "Oh, woe!" : ALAS
28. Charades, e.g. : GAME
30. Wedding reception centerpiece : CAKE
32. Impressed, and how! : WOWED
35. Slowly, to a conductor : ADAGIO
37. Medical breakthrough : CURE
38. It's played with a deck of 32 cards : SKAT
39. Arizona Indian : HOPI
40. Aid in crime : ABET
41. Delphic : ORACULAR
42. Thing from the past : RELIC
47. Sign up : ENROLL
48. Actor Poitier : SIDNEY
50. Soviet leader ___ Kosygin : ALEXEI
51. Provide with new cable : REWIRE
52. Arafat of the P.L.O. : YASSER
54. Texas A & M athlete : AGGIE
56. Grenoble's river : ISERE
59. Popular PBS science series : NOVA
60. Interstate exit : RAMP
61. Rank below Lt. Col. : MAJ
62. "___ Maria" : AVE
63. Like crunchy carrots : RAW

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