New York Times, Tuesday, October 26, 2004

Author: Brendan Emmett Quigley
Editor: Will Shortz
Brendan Emmett Quigley
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 87 for Mr. Quigley. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. "Hold on there!" : WHOA
5. Tiled art : MOSAIC
11. Suffix with glob : ULE
14. Help for the stumped : HINT
15. Not rejecting out of hand : OPENTO
16. Stetson, for one : HAT
17. Particular : ITEM
18. Nonsense : BALDERDASH
20. Fun time, slangily : GAS
21. Does superbly, as a stand-up comic : KILLS
22. The March King : SOUSA
23. 1988 Olympics site : SEOUL
25. L'Oreal competitor : REVLON
26. Nonsense : BLATHERSKITE
30. ___ left field : OUTIN
31. Cast-of-thousands films : EPICS
32. It may be 20% : TIP
35. Iowa State city : AMES
36. Zoo behemoth : RHINO
37. Dairy Queen order : CONE
38. It begins in Mar. : SPR
39. Handed out : DEALT
40. Knight stick? : LANCE
41. Nonsense : GOBBLEDYGOOK
43. Book boo-boos : ERRATA
46. Latish bedtime : ONEAM
47. Ready to fall out, as pages from a book : LOOSE
48. 60's "V" sign : PEACE
51. Relax, with "out" : VEG
53. Nonsense : FLAPDOODLE
55. Chess player's cry : MATE
56. Conditions : IFS
57. Crater Lake's state : OREGON
58. Composer ___ Carlo Menotti : GIAN
59. Bottom line : NET
60. "Maybe later" : NOTYET
61. 1070, in old Rome : MLXX
1. Taylor or Tyler, politically : WHIG
2. Go 0-for-20, say : HITASLUMP
3. Bicycle or kayak, usually : ONESEATER
4. 20's dispenser : ATM
5. Alexander Calder creation : MOBILE
6. October birthstone : OPAL
7. Broker's advice, at times : SELL
8. Added stipulations : ANDS
9. Suffix in many ore names : ITE
10. Waist constrictors : CORSETS
11. Self-mover's rental : UHAUL
12. The end of one's rope? : LASSO
13. Hawke of film : ETHAN
19. Hawk's opposite : DOVE
21. Former baseball commissioner Bowie ___ : KUHN
24. Elevator pioneer : OTIS
25. Puerto ___ : RICO
26. Burlesque show props : BOAS
27. Program for sobering up : REHAB
28. Diner accident : SPILL
29. Kunta ___ ("Roots" role) : KINTE
32. In vain : TONOAVAIL
33. Paycheck deduction : INCOMETAX
34. Have a look-see : PEEK
36. C & W's McEntire : REBA
37. Lion tamer's workplace : CAGE
39. Spoiled rotten, maybe : DOTEDON
40. "Fatal Attraction" director Adrian : LYNE
41. [I'm shocked!] : GASP
42. Museum guide : DOCENT
43. Like Santa's helpers : ELFIN
44. Pocahontas's husband : ROLFE
45. Cut of beef : ROAST
48. Limerick writer, say : POET
49. Fidgeting : EDGY
50. Natural emollient : ALOE
52. Boomers' kids : GENX
54. "___ y plata" (Montana's motto) : ORO
55. "The Wizard of Oz" studio : MGM

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