New York Times, Tuesday, December 16, 2003

Author: M. Francis Vuolo
Editor: Will Shortz
Michael Vuolo
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38 Missing: {QVXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 10 for Mr. Vuolo. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Starting four : ABCD
5. Arm or leg : LIMB
9. Goes on the fritz : FAILS
14. Whopper maker : LIAR
15. Teen ___ : IDOL
16. River of Pakistan : INDUS
17. Fill beyond full : SATE
18. First name in scat : ELLA
19. Bailout button : EJECT
20. Horse-racing financial system? : STABLEECONOMY
23. Dairy airs? : MOOS
24. Striped antelope : KUDU
25. Jean on the screen : HARLOW
28. Young newts : EFTS
29. Company that makes Wite-Out : BIC
32. At full speed : AMAIN
33. Lotion additive : ALOE
34. Actor's pursuit : ROLE
35. Races horses to gain authority? : JOCKEYSFORPOWER
38. Music player, for short : JUKE
39. "What time ___?" : ISIT
40. Put up with : ABIDE
41. Receiver of many Apr. checks : IRS
42. Closely related : AKIN
43. Is on the same page, so to speak : AGREES
44. Gave lines to : CUED
45. Peter Fonda role : ULEE
46. Government support for horse-racing equipment? : CROPSUBSIDIES
51. Plant life : FLORA
52. Sharer's word : OURS
53. Abbr. before ZIP code 10001 : NYNY
55. Oscar winner Marisa : TOMEI
56. Word processor option : UNDO
57. Toledo's lake : ERIE
58. Primitive fishing tool : SPEAR
59. Comedic Laurel : STAN
60. Iron pumper's count : REPS
1. Rev. Sharpton and others : ALS
2. Prejudice : BIAS
3. Suffragist Carrie Chapman ___ : CATT
4. Surrealistic : DREAMLIKE
5. Stay out of sight : LIELOW
6. Runs without moving : IDLES
7. Suburban tunneler : MOLE
8. Great Plains Indian : BLACKFOOT
9. Maniacs : FIENDS
10. Certain pear : ANJOU
11. The same, in bibliographies : IDEM
12. Desi loved her : LUCY
13. Retired speedster : SST
21. Trailblazing Daniel : BOONE
22. External : OUTER
25. Pilgrim to Mecca : HAJJI
26. Love in l'après-midi : AMOUR
27. Oven appurtenances : RACKS
28. Pixie-sized : ELFIN
29. Jim at the Alamo : BOWIE
30. ___-France : ILEDE
31. First known asteroid : CERES
33. Hard-working : ASSIDUOUS
34. "All in the Family" co-star : ROBREINER
36. "Egads!" : YIKES
37. Beeped : PAGED
42. Domestic from overseas : AUPAIR
43. Grammy winner Krauss : ALISON
44. Jazz's Chick : COREA
45. Abbr. on a food label : USRDA
46. Horse's footfall : CLOP
47. Seven Hills city : ROME
48. Minor hit : BUNT
49. Brontë heroine : EYRE
50. Short cut? : SNIP
51. Knox and Dix: Abbr. : FTS
54. "You bet!" : YES

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