New York Times, Thursday, November 18, 2004

Author: Charles Barasch
Editor: Will Shortz
Charles Barasch
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 37 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 3 for Mr. Barasch. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Situated away from the point of origin : DISTAL
7. Ecdysiast's accouterment : TASSEL
13. Stores : EMPORIA
15. Glacial deposit : MORAINE
16. Freeloader : SPONGER
17. Solo : UNAIDED
18. Occasional furniture? : PERIODICTABLE
20. Pope piece : ODE
21. Hurdle for a graduate degree, maybe : ORALS
22. Reed or Harrison : REX
25. Magnetic unit : TESLA
28. Drunk : SOT
29. Run through : GORE
30. Overstuffed furniture? : ENDOWEDCHAIR
34. Opportunities to swing : ATBATS
37. Weakens : ERODES
38. Vacation furniture? : TRAVELBUREAU
42. It may rain after a wedding : RICE
43. "Yecch!" : UGH
44. Lip cover : GLOSS
48. "Don't ___!" : ASK
49. ___ Ponti, who produced "Doctor Zhivago" : CARLO
51. Profit : NET
52. Easy-to-assemble furniture? : SNAPPYDRESSER
57. Extra little gift: Var. : FREEBEE
59. Thin and slippery : EELLIKE
60. Concisely : INAWORD
61. Tips of the hat : SALUTES
62. Great one? : GATSBY
63. Some brews : LAGERS
1. Tyrant : DESPOT
2. Throw up a roadblock in front of : IMPEDE
3. Plant reproducers : SPORES
4. Author Morrison : TONI
5. Large southern constellation : ARGO
6. Made stuff up : LIED
7. Employing pitch : TONAL
8. Some tent dwellers : ARABS
9. Breeze (through) : SAIL
10. Byway : SIDEROAD
11. Reno-to-Elko dir. : ENE
12. Was presidential : LED
14. Light melody : ARIOSO
15. What a gene might do : MUTATE
19. Boast : CROW
23. Port city or the lake it's on : ERIE
24. Gen-___ (young set) : XERS
26. Hit the road : LEAVE
27. Chip in : ANTE
29. Halloween costume : GHOUL
31. High-speed Internet inits. : DSL
32. Joey who sang "Peppermint Twist" : DEE
33. Rugged rock : CRAG
34. Blade brand : ATRA
35. Baseball Hall-of-Famer Speaker : TRIS
36. Kind of driver : BACKSEAT
39. Patted a baby, maybe : BURPED
40. Like a 29-Down : UGLY
41. Scholarship founder : RHODES
45. Like some inspections : ONSITE
46. One with a quest : SEEKER
47. Italicize : STRESS
49. Dish on a stick: Var. : CABOB
50. Imitation : APERY
53. NPR staple : NEWS
54. "Get ___!" : REAL
55. Poet ___ Wheeler Wilcox : ELLA
56. Fare beater? : SLUG
57. Something you might not give, with "a" : FIG
58. Genetic material : RNA

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