New York Times, Monday, October 20, 2003

Author: Lynn Lempel
Editor: Will Shortz
Lynn Lempel
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34 Missing: {FQ} This is puzzle # 6 for Ms. Lempel. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Treaties : PACTS
6. Mushroomed : GREW
10. Union concerns : JOBS
14. Where enfants learn : ECOLE
15. Govern : RULE
16. Aid and ___ : ABET
17. Al Capone's gang, once? : CHICAGOILL
19. Pepsi-___ : COLA
20. Boxer Norton who once defeated Ali : KEN
21. Writer Uris : LEON
22. Probable : LIKELY
24. Where Anna met the king : SIAM
25. Brings in altogether : GROSSES
26. Shooting star : METEOR
29. Take care of : SEETO
30. Bee-related : APIAN
31. Inhabitant of ancient Palestine : CANAANITE
35. It's usually due on the first of the month : RENT
36. Budged : MOVED
37. Prenoon period, in poetry : MORN
38. First person to fly a plane : TESTPILOT
40. Having prongs : TINED
41. Less strict : LAXER
42. See 3-Down : TOSSES
43. Realms : SPHERES
46. Bugler's call : TAPS
47. Tooted one's own horn : CROWED
48. Watch's sound : TICK
49. Stun : ZAP
52. Civil rights figure ___ Parks : ROSA
53. Service for the Kennedys? : BOSTONMASS
56. Soldiers and carpenters, e.g. : ANTS
57. Asia's ___ Sea : ARAL
58. Pig sounds : OINKS
59. Netting : MESH
60. "Pretty Woman" star Richard : GERE
61. Lovers' rendezvous : TRYST
1. Quantity of pickled peppers Peter Piper picked : PECK
2. Flu symptom : ACHE
3. With 42-Across, starts of pro football games : COIN
4. Dr. Mom's remedy, for short : TLC
5. Flippered animal of the Pacific : SEALION
6. Horse handler : GROOM
7. Wreckage : RUIN
8. Building wing : ELL
9. Up on literature : WELLREAD
10. Young Eudora Welty? : JACKSONMISS
11. Clarinet cousins : OBOES
12. Girl who has a ball : BELLE
13. Sticks around : STAYS
18. Paraphernalia : GEAR
23. Smidgen : IOTA
24. Microsoft workers' laundry? : SEATTLEWASH
25. French playwright Jean : GENET
26. Trading center : MART
27. Sporting blade : EPEE
28. Cookie containers : TINS
29. Relish : SAVOR
31. Nat and Natalie : COLES
32. Atoms that have gained or lost electrons : IONS
33. Ring bearer : TREE
34. Terminals : ENDS
36. Diverse assortment : MIXEDBAG
39. Reduce, as expenses : PARE
40. Tuft of hair on the head : TOPKNOT
42. Cinco de Mayo dish : TACO
43. Vamoose : SCRAM
44. Lying face downward : PRONE
45. Party givers : HOSTS
46. Sir or madam : TITLE
48. Russia's Nicholas I, e.g. : TSAR
49. Madcap : ZANY
50. Inquires : ASKS
51. "Hey, you!" : PSST
54. Miner's load : ORE
55. Fallen space station : MIR

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