New York Times, Saturday, October 2, 2004

Author: David J. Kahn
Editor: Will Shortz
David J. Kahn
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JKQZ} This is puzzle # 107 for Mr. Kahn. NYT links: Across Lite

JimH notes: 38 Across should be interpreted as THREE SQUARES.
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© 2004, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Charm : ENAMOR
7. Deck item : VCRTAPE
14. Ad ___ tax : VALOREM
16. Marvel Comics superhero : IRONMAN
17. Laughable : ASININE
18. Was unsuccessful : LOSTOUT
19. Fort Peck ___, in Montana : DAM
20. Baby on a cliff : EAGLET
22. It may follow a charge : OLE
23. Hard work : ELBOWGREASE
26. Easter start? : NOR
27. Very fast and hard : GREATGUNS
29. Cut : FELLED
32. Parisian possessive : SES
33. Point : CRUX
37. Director's order : AGAIN
38. Nutritious breakfast, lunch and dinner, informally : SQUARESQUARESQUARE
39. 7-Across option : PAUSE
40. Dejected : DOWN
41. General dir. of the Connecticut River between Vt. and N.H. : SSW
42. Means : MANNER
43. Development in the Middle Ages : GOTHICART
46. Isaac Asimov's "Murder at the ___" : ABA
49. Roles in "Julius Caesar" and "Antony and Cleopatra" : SOOTHSAYERS
53. "Sing me a song of a ___ that is gone": Stevenson : LAD
54. Blubber : BOOHOO
55. Slice : LOP
56. Fastener with a ring-shaped head : EYEBOLT
58. Stymied : INAHOLE
61. Kind of counter : CALORIE
62. Quickly undo : RIPOPEN
63. Less forgiving : STERNER
64. Telling : COGENT
1. Try to lose : EVADE
2. Like some country sounds : NASAL
3. Out on ___ : ALIMB
4. Oct. start of a new Supreme Court session : MON
5. "... ___ will!" : ORI
6. Changed one's mind : RENEGED
7. Community center : VILLAGESQUARE
8. Very rich man : CROESUS
9. "O Kaplan! My Kaplan!" author : ROSTEN
10. SHO alternative : TNT
11. Start of an O'Neill title : AMOON
12. Sao ___ : PAULO
13. Gain acceptance : ENTER
15. "The Daytrippers" actress, 1996 : MEARA
21. Pays all that is owed : GETSSQUAREWITH
24. Eye movements? : OGLING
25. House ___ : WREN
28. Meager : SCANTY
29. Temporary excitement : FAD
30. It might get in the way of an apology : EGO
31. Bar code? : LAW
34. Exercise area for boxers : RUN
35. Work : USE
36. Gen-___ : XER
38. Honest one : SQUARESHOOTER
39. Brief researcher, briefly : PARA
41. One who sings : STOOLIE
42. Like a certain order : MASONIC
44. Dramatist Paul who won a Tony for "Morning's at Seven" : OSBORN
45. Group of angels, maybe : CHOIR
46. "Smart" ones : ALECS
47. Serenade, as the heavens : BAYAT
48. Romance novelist Ashworth : ADELE
50. Skip off : ELOPE
51. Scott ___, 1997 N.L. Rookie of the Year : ROLEN
52. All in : SPENT
57. N.Y.C. division : BOR
59. Part of an address on an overseas ltr. : APO
60. Big motorcycle, slangily : HOG

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