New York Times, Saturday, October 16, 2004

Author: Dana Motley
Editor: Will Shortz
Dana Motley
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 35 Missing: {FJQW} This is puzzle # 24 for Ms. Motley. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Grease : LARD
5. Move quickly, as clouds : SCUD
9. Doesn't crack under pressure : COPES
14. Big name in frozen confections : ICEE
15. Sushi selection : TUNA
16. Initials : OKAYS
17. They're concerned with shooting stars : PAPARAZZI
19. One might make arrangements for them : VASES
20. Site of some famous hangings : PRADO
21. Thoughts : CONCEPTS
23. Romantic interlude : IDYLL
24. Where the Dionne quints were born : ONTARIO
25. Land in le Pacifique : ILE
27. Yeats subject : EIRE
28. She played Mrs. Garrett on both "Diff'rent Strokes" and "The Facts of Life" : RAE
31. Dog treats : TBONES
34. Proof of purchase : DEED
35. Ritual garment : ALB
36. A motorist may drive in it : REVERSE
38. Home of the Missouri State Fair : SEDALIA
40. Ore ending : ITE
41. Minimal change : CENT
43. You may be stopped for doing it : NINETY
44. Boomer's kid, informally : XER
45. Not had by : ONTO
46. Old flying option : SST
47. Portable service station? : TEACART
50. Suspects in many murder mysteries : HEIRS
54. Moonshine : NONSENSE
55. Fin-de-siècle feeling : ENNUI
56. Really take to task : ROAST
57. April or May : GIRLSNAME
59. Bone of contention : ISSUE
60. Erudition : LORE
61. Within the hour, maybe : ANON
62. Title character of a Prokofiev favorite : PETER
63. Greek war goddess : ENYO
64. Some medicines : SERA
1. 15th-century painter of "The Adoration of the Magi" : LIPPI
2. "Pick ___ ..." : ACARD
3. Square things : REPAY
4. End point : DEADLINE
5. "Come ___?" (Italian greeting) : STA
6. It was largely destroyed by a 1650 earthquake : CUZCO
7. Free to do with as one wishes : UNZONED
8. Tasty tidbits : DAINTIES
9. Potluck array : COVEREDDISHES
10. Rain forest ruminant : OKAPI
11. Handel or Bach piece : PASTORALE
12. Choice meat cuts : EYES
13. Lottery runner: Abbr. : SSS
18. Scream elicitor : ROLLERCOASTER
22. Lurches : CAREENS
26. Lifeblood : ESSENCE
29. Hit the roof? : ALIT
30. You may bid on it : EBAY
31. Brand pitched by a rabbit : TRIX
32. Émile Zola's "La ___ humaine" : BETE
33. How bruschetta is served : OVERTOAST
37. Mat : ENTANGLE
39. Sensors in nature : ANTENNAS
42. Mechanical twisting : TORSION
48. Result : ENSUE
49. Comfy bathrobe : TERRY
51. Poppycockish : INANE
52. Reporter's starting point, perhaps : RUMOR
53. Italian province : SIENA
54. Identi-Kit selection : NOSE
56. Dead letters? : RIP
58. Home to Regulus : LEO

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