New York Times, Monday, February 23, 2004

Author: Anne Garellick
Editor: Will Shortz
Anne Garellick
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 42 Missing: {FJQXZ} Spans: 1 This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Garellick. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Shade trees : ELMS
5. Consent (to) : AGREE
10. Baby bottle contents : MILK
14. "See you later!" : CIAO
15. Senior dances : PROMS
16. Assert : AVOW
17. Flimflam : HOCUSPOCUS
19. Roman cloak : TOGA
20. ___ of a kind : ONE
21. Warp-resistant wood : TEAK
22. Temptress : SIREN
23. One who went to tell the king the sky was falling : HENNYPENNY
26. Not just ask : DEMAND
29. Commotions : ADOS
30. Family data : AGES
31. Juicy tropical fruit : MANGO
33. Watering hole : SPA
36. Perform a dance with a shake : DOTHEHOKEYPOKEY
40. WNW's opposite : ESE
41. Hackneyed : BANAL
42. Wall Street inits. : NYSE
43. Wearisome one : BORE
44. Archipelago parts : ISLETS
46. Some messing around : HANKYPANKY
49. Narrative : STORY
51. The "A" of ABM : ANTI
52. Just great : AOK
55. Royal attendant : PAGE
56. Mishmash : HODGEPODGE
59. Asia's shrinking ___ Sea : ARAL
60. County north of San Francisco : MARIN
61. Where a stream may run : VALE
62. Lots of : MANY
63. Clay pigeon shoot : SKEET
64. Final word : AMEN
1. Talk back? : ECHO
2. Big cat : LION
3. Nutmeg relative : MACE
4. Not worth a ___ : SOU
5. Tack on : APPEND
6. Bad pun response : GROAN
7. Having lots of ups and downs : ROCKY
8. Cousin of an ostrich : EMU
9. Road curve : ESS
10. Morning prayers : MATINS
11. Off-white : IVORY
12. Theater section : LOGE
13. Skating champ Michelle : KWAN
18. British gun : STEN
22. Busybody : SNOOP
23. Dish of leftovers : HASH
24. Group of jurors : PANEL
25. Jittery : EDGY
26. Florida's Miami-___ County : DADE
27. Selves : EGOS
28. Apportion, with "out" : METE
31. Miser's hoarding : MONEY
32. Alias : AKA
33. ___ terrier : SKYE
34. Nuisance : PEST
35. One side of a vote : AYES
37. Jet black : EBONY
38. "Listen!" : HARK
39. Exclusively : ONLY
43. By the skin of one's teeth : BARELY
44. Purpose : INTENT
45. Omit : SKIP
46. Title colonel in a 1960's sitcom : HOGAN
47. Military chaplain : PADRE
48. Actress Dickinson : ANGIE
49. Unsolicited e-mail : SPAM
50. "Gone With the Wind" estate : TARA
52. Man cast out of paradise : ADAM
53. Girl-watch, e.g. : OGLE
54. Sharp : KEEN
56. ___ Pinafore : HMS
57. Acorn's source : OAK
58. Reproductive cells : OVA

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