New York Times, Friday, October 29, 2004

Author: Sherry O. Blackard
Editor: Will Shortz
Sherry O. Blackard
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 64, Blocks: 27 Missing: {JKQWXZ} This is puzzle # 36 for Ms. Blackard. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Where hailing isn't necessary : CABSTAND
9. Cast out : BANISH
15. Number finder : OPERATOR
16. Social breakdown : ANOMIE
17. Musical sampler : DEMOTAPE
18. Bringing along : TOTING
19. Arrow shooter : EROS
20. Alternative to rhyme : ASSONANCE
22. Color TV pioneer : RCA
23. Arrow application : POISON
25. Mr. Miniver in "Mrs. Miniver" : CLEM
26. Like some runs : UNEARNED
28. A-to-Z, briefly : THORO
29. Lake Kyoga locale : UGANDA
30. Safety zone : HAVEN
31. Transplanted mariachi, maybe : CHICANO
34. Pteridologist's display : FERNERY
36. Cheng-chou's province : HONAN
37. Lined with crystals, perhaps : GEODIC
39. Omani money : RIALS
40. Pop star who was a 1990's Mouseketeer : AGUILERA
43. Suburb of Paris : ISSY
44. Company with a short track record? : LIONEL
45. Suffix with Shakespeare : ANA
47. Gets moving : STEPSONIT
49. Reply to "That so?" : ITIS
50. Like some windows : TINTED
51. Marine aquarist's concern : SALINITY
54. Have covered : INSURE
55. Evening outcome? : TIESCORE
56. Gets rid of : EGESTS
57. Warns maliciously : SNARLSAT
1. Microsoft employee, e.g. : CODER
2. Quick look : APERCU
3. Sing the blues about : BEMOAN
4. Some cheap hotels: Abbr. : SROS
5. Work with a shuttle : TAT
6. ___ price : ATA
7. Saw in a gym : NOPAINNOGAIN
8. Got into the habit, say : DRESSED
9. Stick with the beat? : BATON
10. Briefly unknown? : ANON
11. "You wish!" : NOTACHANCE
12. Cry while swooning : IMINLOVE
13. Less affected : SINCERER
14. Domination : HEGEMONY
21. Where one can get the shakes : SODAFOUNTAIN
23. Polytheists : PAGANS
24. Pivotal port in W.W. II : ORAN
27. Source of heavy timber wood : EUCALYPTUS
28. Goal for some seekers : THRILL
31. Creator of many crime cases : CHRISTIE
32. Block-and-tackle work : HOISTING
33. Somehow : INASENSE
35. Actress Falco : EDIE
38. They're legends in their own minds : EGOISTS
41. Secants and cosecants : RATIOS
42. "Peer Gynt" dancer : ANITRA
44. Valuable veins : LODES
46. To date : ASYET
48. Spanish muralist : SERT
49. With: Abbr. : INCL
52. Rural expanse : LEA
53. El Al destination: Abbr. : ISR

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