New York Times, Friday, February 18, 2005

Author: Harvey Estes
Editor: Will Shortz
Harvey Estes
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 64, Blocks: 31 Missing: {HJQWXZ} Spans: 4 Minimum word length: 4 This is puzzle # 89 for Mr. Estes. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Rural strip : LILABNER
9. Recharging one's batteries, so to speak : ASLEEP
15. Veto : OVERRULE
16. Filler of many shoes : IMELDA
17. Shut up : CANNEDIT
18. Paying guest : ROOMER
19. They're far from any port : INTERIORREGIONS
21. Mount with spirit : STEED
22. Some techies : SYSTEMSANALYSTS
32. Away : NOTIN
33. Prevaricate : TELLALIE
34. Just for fun : ONALARK
37. Like many a resort : SEASIDE
38. How some things are available : ONDEMAND
40. French site of Roman ruins : NIMES
41. Result of a volcanic eruption, maybe : PETRIFIEDFOREST
44. U.S. Army training center in Va. : FTLEE
45. It winds up : SPIRALSTAIRCASE
55. Commune near Perugia : ASSISI
56. Got hot, then cooled off : ANNEALED
57. Like some radio shows : CALLIN
58. Monk's activity : INTONING
59. War movie setting : STALAG
60. Song holder : CASSETTE
1. Points : LOCI
2. Memorable hurricane of 2004 : IVAN
3. Solemn stretch : LENT
4. "Thomas and Sally" composer : ARNE
5. Backwoods relative : BRER
6. Penchant for taking off? : NUDISM
7. "Old Deuteronomy" writer and family : ELIOTS
8. Conference site : RETREAT
9. Wartime dispatch carrier : AIREDALE
10. Big city problem : SMOG
11. First of a string of 13 : LEOI
12. Sailor's saint : ELMO
13. Fairyland : EDEN
14. Course guides? : PARS
20. Québec's Lévesque and others : RENES
22. Paparazzo sort : SNOOP
23. Department of central France : YONNE
24. German town : STADT
25. Home subcontractor : TILER
26. As a friend, to François : ENAMI
27. Plain of the Southwest : LLANO
28. First name in Mideast politics : YASIR
29. Snail trail : SLIME
30. They roll in : TIDES
31. Biblical view : SEEST
35. Disposing of at a church fair, maybe : RAFFLING
36. Leg warmers, e.g. : KNITS
39. Triangular : DELTAIC
42. "I Love a Mystery" actress Lund : DEANNA
43. Bluffs : FEINTS
45. Some egg containers : SACS
46. E.T.S. offering : PSAT
47. Cuba, por ejemplo : ISLA
48. Lunar trench : RILL
49. Indian's home : ASIA
50. Vintage vehicles : REOS
51. Knobstick : CANE
52. Settled down : ALIT
53. Cast : SENT
54. Beat slightly : EDGE

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